History

1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)

 

Original Linage WW II 1st SSF "The Devil's Brigade"

 

1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)

1st Special Forces 

 

Activated

04 October 1960

Okinawa, Japan

 

1973  Unit Awarded

Philippine Presidential Unit Citation

Streamer July - August 1972

Awarded to:

Headquarters, 1st Battalion, 2nd Battalion

1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)

1st Special Forces 

 

 

De-activated 30 June 1974 at Ft. Bragg, NC 

 

Re-Activated 01 September 1984 

 1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group, 

at Ft. Bragg 

forward deployed to 

Tori Station, Okinawa

01 September 1984 

Headquarters Company with 

2nd and 3rd Battalions 

activated at 

Fort Lewis, Washington 

 

 

Special Forces Detachment Korea 

assigned to 1st Special Forces Group in 1986

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