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-Defense Logistics Agency: 100 years of Warfighter Support: Remembering the 1301st Service Unit Reception Center

Nov 06, 2018 - ENP Newswire

NEW CUMBERLAND, Pa.- Looking back at the Defense Distribution Center, Susquehanna installation's 100-year history, there are many missions that took place that, although no longer active, were critical to the success of the Nation.

One such mission was the building, activation and management of the Army's 1301st Service Unit Reception Center.

In September 1940, the passage of the Selective Service Act necessitated the construction of reception centers across the country for processin...