282nd Army Band

282nd Army Band,
Fort Jackson Special Troops Battalion (FJ STB)
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“Fort Jackson’s Own” 282nd Army Band”  
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Band History

Lineage and Honors Information as of 15 April 2009

  • Organized in 1869 in the Regular Army at Richmond, Virginia, as the Band, 21st Infantry
  • Reorganized and re-designated 5 August 1914 as the Band Section, Headquarters Company, 21st Infantry
  • Reorganized and re-designated 18 January 1921 as the Band Section, Service Company, 21st Infantry
  • Inactivated 6 October 1921 at Fort George G. Wright, Washington
  • Activated 28 November 1921 at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii
  • Separated from the Service Company 1 August 1927 and reorganized as the Band, 21st Infantry
  • Re-designated 27 June 1943 as the Band, 123d Infantry
  • Reorganized and re-designated 10 January 1944 as the 282d Army Band
  • Reorganized and re-designated 12 May 1944 as the 282d Army Ground Forces Band
  • Re-designated 1 June 1947 as the 282d Army Band
  • Inactivated 20 May 1949 in Korea
  • Activated 16 March 1956 at Fort Jackson, South Carolina
  • 282d Army Band Honors
  • Campaign Participation Credit
  • Philippine Insurrection: Luzon 1899; Luzon 1901; Luzon 1902
  • World War II: Central Pacific
  • Decorations: None

3320 Magruder Avenue Fort Jackson SC, 29207

  • CQ Desk (BLDG 3320) – 803-751-5038
  • Commander – 803-751-6956
  • First Sergeant – 803-751-7413
  • Administration – 803-751-6626
  • Training – 803-751-3529
  • Supply – 803-751-4424 /3540
  • Unit PAO – 803-751-3537
  • Security / IMO – 803-751-4844

Links
282nd Army Band Performance Schedule

www.bands.army.mil

282nd Army Band on Facebook


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Allendale High School Military Appreciation Day on 22 August 14

Lancaster Veteran’s Day Parade and Charlotte Concert Band Armed Forces Salute on 08 November 2014

Requests for Support:

contact:

Kara Motosicky, Ft. Jackson Public Affairs Office at 803-751-5327

Requests must be received by the Ft. Jackson Public Affairs Office at least 60 days prior to the event.

To request the 282nd Army Band for on post event contact:

Ft. Jackson G-3 Office at 803-751-1165

Requests must be received no later than 45 days prior to the event.