Lineages and Honors of the California National Guard
870th Military Police Company
Organized and Federally recognized 6 November 1971 in the California Army National Guard at Pittsburg as the Support Company, 1st Battalion, 159th Infantry
Converted and redesignated 13 January 1974 as the 870th Military Police Company
(Detachment 1, 870th Military Police Company, organized 1 July 1983 at Placerville)
Ordered into active Federal service 2 May 1992 at Pittsburg and Placerville; released 9 May 1992 from active Federal service and reverted to state control
HOME STATION: Pittsburg (less Detachment 1 at Placerville)
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