1120th Eng Gr

Discussion in 'US Units' started by KevinJarvis, May 25, 2009.

  1. KevinJarvis

    KevinJarvis Junior Member

    I'm looking for any information on the 1120th Engineers.
    My dad was with them in Europe at the end of the war.

    A Google search gave me a link to a dead website.

  2. Drew5233

    Drew5233 #FuturePilot 1940 Obsessive

    Hi Kevin,

    Do you have any further details about the unit ie what Division etc?

  3. KevinJarvis

    KevinJarvis Junior Member

    Sorry to say I don't have any more information.
    I'm looking through some old papers but have yet to find any more.
  4. englandphil

    englandphil Very Senior Member

    1120th Engineer Combat Group: 15 Apr 43 redesignated from HHC, 348th Engineer General Service Regiment at Cp Young Calif Desert Training Center; staged at New York P/E 16 Nov 43; arrived in England 9 Dec 43; landed in France 9 June 44; crossed into Belgium 6 Sept 44; first crossed into Germany 4 Oct 44; reentered Belgium 23 Dec 44 and recrossed into Germany 5 Feb 45 where inactivated 20 Jan 47.

    Campaigns: Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe

    Aug 45 Loc: Eisleben Germany

    This info was taken from Shelby Stantons WWII Order of Battle.

    Source: 1120th Combat Engineer Group - World War II Forums
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  5. KevinJarvis

    KevinJarvis Junior Member

    Thank you for that info.
    The link you have supplied leads me to a dead webpage.
  6. WotNoChad?

    WotNoChad? Senior Member

    Kev you sure your browser is working okay? The link worked fine for me.
  7. KevinJarvis

    KevinJarvis Junior Member

    Thanks I will try again. My browser may be blocking it.

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