Lineages and Honors of the California National Guard
270th Military Police Company

Organized and Federally recognized 19 December 1946 in the California National Guard at Placerville as Company C, 184th Infantry, an element of the 49th Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 1 November 1959 as a rifle platoon, Company C, 2d Battle Group, 184th Infantry

Reorganized and redesignated 1 March 1960 as the Reconnaissance Platoon, Combat Support Company, 1st Battle Group, 184th Infantry

Reorganized and redesignated 1 March 1963 as the Reconnaissance Platoon, Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 184th Infantry

Converted and redesignated 4 December 1965 as the Scout Platoon, Headquarters Company, 3d Battalion, 149th Armor, an element of the 49th Infantry Division

Consolidated 29 January 1968 with Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 170th Cavalry (see ANNEX), and consolidated unit converted and redesignated as the 270th Military Police Company at Sacramento; concurrently relieved from assignment to the 49th Infantry Division

Ordered into active Federal service 2 May 1992 at Sacramento; released 9 May 1992 from active Federal service and reverted to state control

Annex

Organized and Federally recognized 22 January 1951 in the California Army National Guard at Sacramento as Headquarters Company, 2d Battalion, 111th Armored Cavalry

Converted and redesignated 1 June 1954 as Headquarters Battery, 170th Antiaircraft Artillery Battalion

Consolidated 1 May 1959 with the Medical Detachment, 170th Antiaircraft Artillery Battalion (organized and Federally recognized 24 January 1955 at Sacramento), and consolidated unit converted and redesignated as Headquarters Troop, 2d Reconnaissance Squadron, 149th Armor, an element of the 49th Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 1 March 1963 as Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 170th Cavalry, an element of the 49th Infantry Division

 
 
 
 
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