Battery A, 634th FA Rocket Battalion
Fort Hood
1st Missile Battalion, 77th Artillery
Germany
1st Howitzer Battalion, or 1st Battalion, 77th Artillery
Korea
1957 - 1965

After a 1946 inactivation of Battery A, 77th Field Artillery Battalion, the battalion was reconstituted 20 December 1956 in the Regular Army as Battery A, 634th Field Artillery Rocket Battalion, and activated 1 January 1957 at Fort Hood, Texas. 

The unit was reorganized and redesignated 25 June 1958 as Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 1st Missile Battalion, 77th Artillery (organic elements constituted 1 June 1958 and activated 25 June 1958).  The battalion inactivated 25 June 1959 in Germany.  

The 1st Missle Battalion, 77th Artillery (Inactive in Germany - 1959) was redesignated 1 July 1960 as the 1st Howitzer Battalion, 77th Artillery, assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division, and activated in Korea. They were redesignated 1 September 1963 as the 1st Battalion, 77th Artillery.

They deployed to Vietnam in September - October 1965.


LAST

FIRST

MI

ST

Located?

    UNIT    

DATES

RANK

       SECTION       

E-Mail

Heyman

Bill

 

 

Yes

HHS 1/77

61-62

1LT

S-3

Bill Heyman  COL, USA (Ret)

MacAllaster

Robert

G

 

Yes

A 1/77

64-66

SSG

Recon

  Unknown

Radwell, Jr

Thomas

J

 

Yes

B 1/77

63-64

1LT

 

  Unknown

Skinner

James

E

 

Yes

C 1/77

63-64

PFC

 

  Unknown

Wyckoff

Mrs. Lacy

E

 

Yes

HHS 1/77

1960

 

 

  Unknown, TAPS Spouse



Please email corrections and additions to Rosters Update at 77th FARA.

Return to Main Page (without Side Bar Buttons)

Return to Main Page (with Side Bar Buttons)


Last Update - July 27, 2012
Copyright 1997-2011 by 77th Artillery Regiment Association.  All rights reserved.