History

20th Special Forces Group (Airborne)

 

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

U.S. Army, Alabama National Guard

8 July 1961 Organized Homewood (Birmingham), Alabama

February 1963  re-organized with elements of the 

Florida 

Louisiana

Mississippi

June 1963 relocated Headquarters to Birmingham, Alabama

8 February 1966  re-organized to include elements of the 

US Army National Guard from: 

North Carolina

1 January 1968   re-organized to remove elements of the 

 US Army National Guard from: 

North Carolina

September 1972  re-organized to remove elements of the 

 US Army National Guard from: 

Louisiana

September 1972  re-organized to include elements of the 

 US Army National Guard from: 

Rhode Island

30 September  1978  re-organized to remove elements of the 

 US Army National Guard from: 

Rhode Island

Current: Headquarters Detachment , 20th Special Forces Group

Birmingham, Ala.

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