TO&E 12-46 and 20-46 changes

T/O & E 12/46 and 20-46 changes                              10 Jan 1945    

  

HQ and HQ Detachment, Replacement Battalion

 Section I

ORGANIZATION

Hq and Hq Detachment, 54th Replacement Battalion

 

The following information is compiled from the original T/O & E tables 20-46, Col 6,7 and 8, and T/O & E 12-46, col 7,8 and 10, per letter dated 10 January 1945 form HQ GFRC.

 

Battalion Headquarters

 

Officers: (4)

1 Lieutenant Colonel              BN Commander (2136)

1 Major                                    Executive Officer (2020)

1 Captain                                 Adjutant (2110)

1 First Lieutenant                    Assistant Adjutant (2110)

 

Equipment and arms:              2 Carbine, cal. .30

2 Pistol, cal. .45

 

Headquarters Detachment

 

Officers: (1)

1 Captain                                 Company Commander (2136), also duty mess and supply officer

 

Enlisted: (10)

 

1 Master Sergeant                   Sergeant Major (584)

1 Staff Sergeant                      Supply (821)

1 Corporal                               Clerk-typist (405)

2 Technician Grade 4              Clerk-general (055)

1 Technician Grade 5              Clerk Mail (056)

1 Technician Grade 5              Clerk Stock (324)

1 Technician Grade 5              Clerk-typist (405)

2 T-3,4,5 private or PFC         Clerk-typist (405)

 

Equipment and Arms              11 Carbine, ca. .30

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transportation Section

 

Officer: (1)

1 First Lieutenant

 

Enlisted: (6)

1 Technician 4                         Automotive Mechanic (014)

2 Technician 5                         Truck Driver, light (345)

2 T-3,4,5 Private or PFC         Truck Driver, light (345)

 

Equipment and Arms              7 Carbine, cal. .30

1 Truck, ¼ ton

1 Truck, ¾ ton, command

3 Truck, 2 ½ ton, cargo, w/winch

 

Attached Medical

2 Captain or First Lieutenant  1 Dental officer, general (3170); 1 medical officer, general (3100). To be furnished only as required and available within the continental United States. Will be furnished prior to departure for oversea duty.

1 Staff Sergeant                      Medical noncommissioned officer (673)

0 Corporal                               Clerk-typist (405)

1 Technician Grade 5              Dental technician (855)

1 Technician Grade 4              Surgical technician (861)

2 Technician Grade 5              Surgical technician (861)

0 Technician Grade 5              Sanitary technician (195)

1 T-3,4,5, PFC or Private        Truck Driver, light (345)

 

Equipment and arms               1 Truck, ¾ ton, weapons carrier

 

When Battalion is separate, additional personnel and equipment (When a battalion is operating independently of a headquarters company, replacement depot (T/O & E 20-42). This additional personnel and material is authorized by the War Department.)

Officers: (5)

1 Captain                                 Classification and Assignment (2210)

1 Captain                                 Detachment Commander (2900)

1 Captain or 1st LT.                 Chaplain (5310)

1 First Lieutenant                    Classification and Assignment (2210)

1 First Lieutenant                    Assistant Training

Enlisted: (17)

1 Staff Sergeant                      Personnel technician (290)

1 Staff Sergeant                      Administrative NCO (502) – Trainer personnel, additional trainer personnel will be attached by higher headquarters as required.

1 Technician Grade 5              Chaplain’s assistant (534)

1 Technician Grade 3              Classification Specialist (275)

2 Technician Grade 4              Classification Specialist (275)

5 Technician Grade 5              Classification Specialist (275)

1 Technician Grade 5              Clerk-typist (405)

2 T-3,4,5, PFC, Private           Clerk-typist (405)

1 Technician Grade 5              Truck Driver, light (345)

2 T-3,4,5, PFC, Private           Truck Driver, light (345)

 

Equipment and Arms              22 Carbine, cal. .30

2 Truck, ¼ ton

1 Trailer, ¼ ton

2 Truck, 2 ½ ton, cargo, w/winch

 

Enlisted Cadre

1 Master Sergeant                   Sergeant Major (584)

1 Staff Sergeant                      Supply Sergeant (821)

1 Sergeant                               Motor Sergeant (813)

1 Corporal                               Clerk-typist (405)

1 Technician Grade 4              Clerk, general (055)

 

 

 

This action reduced the Battalion by 1 officer and 5 enlisted men.  It also changed the designation for the 5 officers in the authorized additional personnel.  The Second Lieutenant from the Hq Detachment is transferred to the 16th Replacement Depot.  The three enlisted men from the attached medical are transferred to the 19th Replacement Depot for reassignment. The T-5 Classification Specialist removed from the additional personnel is transferred to the 16th Replacement Depot for reassignment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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