Quartermaster Units

The Quartermaster Museum frequently recieves requests for information on Quartermaster units. Most of these questions relate to the World War II period when there were over 3,000 Quartermaster units in existence. The Quartermaster Museum has information on only a handful of Quartermaster units. If the unit you are looking for is not listed here then there is probably not information on it in the museum archives/library.

Articles on Individual Units

14th Quartermaster Detachment
Suffered the greatest number of casualties of any allied unit duing Operation Desert Storm due to a SCUD Missile attack on February 25, 1991.

One Swell Job!
The Story of the 970th QM Service Company WWII

Mettle without Medals
The Story of the 4009th QM Truck Company WWII

Other Resources

Note: All WWW addresses were verified as live before this page was posted. Keep in mind that web addresses change and disappear without notice.

The US Army Heritage & Education Center at Carlisle Barracks, PA. They may by chance have something on your unit in their extensive archives. Their website is at: http://www.carlisle.army.mil/ahec

The National Archives, their address is: Textural Reference Branch, National Archives, Room 2600, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001. the National Archives website is at: http://www.nara.gov/

Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General (National Archives Records Group 92)