XXIV Corps (United States)

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7th Infantry Division (United States)

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It participated in the invasion of Leyte in the Philippine Islands on 20 October 1944, with the 7th Infantry Division and 96th Infantry Division its major combat units.
At this time it was under the command of XXIV Corps of the Sixth United States Army.

Battle of Leyte

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It participated in the invasion of Leyte in the Philippine Islands on 20 October 1944, with the 7th Infantry Division and 96th Infantry Division its major combat units.
XXIV Army Corps (Southern Landing Area)

Battle of Okinawa

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From 1 April to 30 June 1945, XXIV Corps and its divisions participated in the invasion of Okinawa.
The main landing was made by the XXIV Corps and the III Amphibious Corps on the Hagushi beaches on the western coast of Okinawa on L-Day, April 1, which was both Easter Sunday and April Fools' Day in 1945.

77th Sustainment Brigade

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During the campaign on Leyte and aided by Filipino regular and constable force of the Philippine Commonwealth Army and Philippine Constabulary military units, the 77th Infantry Division came under control of XXIV Corps.
The division landed on the east coast of Leyte, 23 November 1944, and was attached to XXIV Corps, Sixth Army.

I Corps (South Vietnam)

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The I CTZ, later Military Region 1, was partnered with the U.S. III Marine Expeditionary Force and the XXIV Corps.

Clifford B. Drake

He served as an artillery officer during World War II and later took part in the Vietnam War as deputy commander of XXIV Corps.

Phu Bai Combat Base

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Upon its arrival in Vietnam, XXIV Corps was placed under the operational control of the III Marine Amphibious Force to control the activities of U.S. Army ground combat units deployed in northern South Vietnam and had its headquarters at Phu Bai until 9 March 1970, when it relocated to Camp Horn, Da Nang.
Provisional Corps, Vietnam, was designated XXIV Corps on 12 August 1968.

James W. Sutherland

James William Sutherland was a United States Army Lieutenant General, who served as commander of XXIV Corps during the Vietnam War.

Richard G. Stilwell

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After his return to Vietnam, Stilwell commanded the XXIV Corps from 1968–1969.

Camp Horn

Upon its arrival in Vietnam, XXIV Corps was placed under the operational control of the III Marine Amphibious Force to control the activities of U.S. Army ground combat units deployed in northern South Vietnam and had its headquarters at Phu Bai until 9 March 1970, when it relocated to Camp Horn, Da Nang.
On 9 March 1970 III MAF transferred the base to XXIV Corps which assumed operational control of US forces in I Corps and III MAF moved to Camp Haskins before departing South Vietnam in April 1971.

John R. Hodge

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Hodge was appointed commanding officer of the newly activated XXIV Corps in Hawaii and participated in the Battle of Leyte within Philippines Campaign and later in Battle of Okinawa.

Melvin Zais

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He then became the Commanding General, XXIV Corps, Vietnam, 1969–70.

Edwin B. Wheeler

Wheeler then began his second tour of duty in Vietnam as Deputy Commander of XXIV Corps under Lieutenant General Richard G. Stilwell.

United States Army

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XXIV Corps (24th Corps) was a U.S. Army Corps-level command during World War II and the Vietnam War.

Corps

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XXIV Corps (24th Corps) was a U.S. Army Corps-level command during World War II and the Vietnam War.

World War II

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XXIV Corps (24th Corps) was a U.S. Army Corps-level command during World War II and the Vietnam War.

Vietnam War

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XXIV Corps (24th Corps) was a U.S. Army Corps-level command during World War II and the Vietnam War.

Fort Shafter

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XXIV Corps was activated at Fort Shafter, Hawaii, on 8 April 1944.

Philippines

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It participated in the invasion of Leyte in the Philippine Islands on 20 October 1944, with the 7th Infantry Division and 96th Infantry Division its major combat units.

96th Sustainment Brigade (United States)

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It participated in the invasion of Leyte in the Philippine Islands on 20 October 1944, with the 7th Infantry Division and 96th Infantry Division its major combat units.

History of the Philippine Army

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During the campaign on Leyte and aided by Filipino regular and constable force of the Philippine Commonwealth Army and Philippine Constabulary military units, the 77th Infantry Division came under control of XXIV Corps.

Philippine Constabulary

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During the campaign on Leyte and aided by Filipino regular and constable force of the Philippine Commonwealth Army and Philippine Constabulary military units, the 77th Infantry Division came under control of XXIV Corps.

Military occupation

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In September 1945, after the surrender of Japan, XXIV Corps moved to Korea, where it remained on occupation duty until its inactivation on 25 January 1949.

Fort Hood

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XXIV Corps was re-activated on 15 August 1968, at Fort Hood, Texas, to replace the "Provisional Corps Vietnam," a temporary headquarters (known as MACV Forward Command Post or MACV Forward between 25 January and 10 March) created 10 March 1968 during the Tet Offensive.