The battalion participated with distinction in World War II taking part in the campaigns of Normandy and Northern France.
The battalion was awarded the following decorations and streamers, which were displayed proudly on the colors:
The Normandy Streamer with Arrowhead
The Northern France Streamer
The European Theater Meritorious Unit Commendation Embroidered Streamer
The Streamer, Embroidered Normandy for the French Croix de Guerre with Palm, World War II