Much of the desired information for this battalion is missing because we have been unable to obtain it. If you can help supply some of it, especially the name and address of a contact person, please let us know. Send e-mail to the Webmaster, or postal mail to Rodney Young, 251 Pine Mdw, Spring Branch, TX 78070 Thank you very much.
Reunions:2001: June 10-17, Cincinnati area
2000: none scheduled
1999: Sep 19-25, Sacramento, CA
Contact: Blaine Jensen (1924-2014)
Activated 28 Aug 1944 as 99th Chemical Bn Motorized in Casserta, Italy, from 442nd AAA Bn
Redesignated 31 Dec 1944 as 99th Chemical Mortar Bn
Inactivated 18 Oct 1945 at Camp Chaffee, AR
Overseas: Arrived France-ETO 24 Nov 1944 from Italy (see "Activated" above)
Campaigns: Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe, Rhineland, Rome-Arno
Number of men killed in action: 5
Number of men wounded in action: 69
Number of days in combat:
Number of rounds fired: 113,004
Our Part, history of the 99th Cml Mortar Bn
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