The History of the 82nd Signal Battalion World War I and World War II: The Commander’s Voice
BY: Christopher Eric Mullins
The History of the 307th Field Signal Battalion in WWI, the 82nd Signal Company and the 82nd Signal Battalion during World Wars I and II were the foundation of great things to come for the Signal soldiers of today’s Army. The History of the men and women assigned to this unit reflect the best people the United States had to offer at the time, part of the Greatest Generation! The Commander’s Voice.
About Christopher Mullins
A former paratrooper with service in the 82nd Airborne Division (82nd Signal Battalion- assigned as the S-3 Air NCO, later served as The Assault CP Platoon Sergeant, 307th Engineer Battalion- assigned as the Battalion Commo Chief, and 505th P.I.R Brigade Commo Chief, Long Range Recon (F Co 51st Inf- Platoon Sergeant), and 5th Special Forces Comms Support (SOTA and B-Team Comms). Christopher (Moon) Mullins retired from the US Army in 2000 after 20 years. He holds an Associate Degree from Georgia Military College as well as Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in IT from Kaplan University. He writes articles and reviews books for Argunners.com, Pen and Sword, Osprey, Oxford Press, and independent publishers as well. Chris previously published two books about his Father’s service in World War II in Italy, We Were There- The History of the 88th Infantry Division during World War II and Lucky Mullins. A Soldier’s story. A family Story. Chris is married to Bhavna Mullins and they make their home near Atlanta Georgia, in the US.