75th Infantry Regiment (United States)

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75th Infantry Regiment
Active 1918
Country  United States
Branch Army
Type Infantry
Size Regiment
Part of 13th Division
Motto none
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The 75th Infantry Regiment was a Regular infantry regiment in the United States Army.

Constituted 10 July 1918 in the Regular Army as the 75th Infantry and assigned to the 13th Division. Organized August 1918 at Camp Lewis, Washington, from personnel of the 1st Infantry. The 75th Infantry was part of the "square" 13th Division's complement of four regiments including the 1st, 44th, 75th, and 76th Infantry Regiments. Relieved from the 13th Division and demobilized 27 February 1919 at Camp Lewis. It was never sent overseas during WWI.

Reconstituted 18 July 1941 in the regular army. Disbanded 4 August 1952.

External links[edit]

  • Historical register and dictionary of the United States Army, from ..., Volume 1 By Francis Bernard Heitman [1]
  • Encyclopedia of United States Army insignia and uniforms By William K. Emerson (page 51).[2]