Battalion Time Line ~ 1980
~ 720th Military Police Battalion Reunion Association History Project ~
This Page Last Updated   20 April 2009
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At the start of 1980 the 720th MP Battalion was headquartered subordinate to III Corps at Fort Hood, Texas.
4 January, Change of Command LTC H.L. Holloway passed command of the Battalion to LTC Artis B. Mosley, Jr.
Exact date unknown Federal troops, including elements of the 720th MP Battalion, (yet to be identified) are detailed to Fort Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, Fort Chaffee, Arkansas, Fort McCoy, Wisconsin and Eglin Air Force Base, Florida for the Cuban Refugee Resettlement Operation through February 1982. Battalion elements were deployed at Fort's Chaffee and McCoy.
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