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MISSION

The U.S. Army’s mission is to fight and win our Nation’s
wars by providing prompt, sustained land dominance across the full range of
military operations and spectrum of conflict in support of combatant
commanders. We do this by:

Executing Title 10 and Title 32 United States Code
directives, to include organizing, equipping, and training forces for the
conduct of prompt and sustained combat operations on land.

Accomplishing missions assigned by the President,
Secretary of Defense and combatant commanders, and Transforming for the future.

ARMY COMMANDS (ACOM):

U.S.
ARMY FORCES COMMAND (FORSCOM)
FORT BRAGG, NC

FORSCOM trains, mobilizes, deploys, sustains, transforms,
and reconstitutes assigned conventional forces, providing relevant and ready
land power to combatant commanders.

U.S. ARMY
TRAINING AND DOCTRINE COMMAND (TRADOC)
FORT EUSTIS, VA

TRADOC recruits, trains, and educates the Army’s
Soldiers; develops leaders; supports training in units; develops doctrine;
establishes standards; and builds the future Army.

U.S.
ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND (AMC)
HUNTSVILLE, AL

AMC provides superior technology, acquisition support and
logistics to ensure dominant land force capability for Soldiers, the United
States, and our Allies.

ARMY SERVICE COMPONENT COMMANDS (ASCC):

U.S. ARMY AFRICA
(USARAF)
VICENZA, ITALY

USARAF/SETAF provides mission command and employs forces
to set the theater, conduct security force assistance, and provide support to
joint and international partners in order to achieve USAFRICOM Theater Campaign
Plan objectives.

U.S.
ARMY CENTRAL (USARCENT)
SHAW AIR FORCE BASE, SC

USARCENT is the assigned Army Service Component Command
(ASCC) to the United States Central Command (USCENTCOM) and provides continuous
oversight and control of Army operations throughout the USCENTCOM Area of
Responsibility (AOR).

U.S. ARMY NORTH
(USARNORTH)
FORT SAM HOUSTON, TX

USARNORTH is the assigned Army Service Component Command
(ASCC) to the United States Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) and provides
continuous oversight and control of Army operations throughout the USNORTHCOM
Area of Responsibility (AOR).

U.S. ARMY SOUTH
(USARSO)
FORT SAM HOUSTON, TX

USARSO is the assigned Army Service Component Command
(ASCC) to the United States Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM) and provides
continuous oversight and control of Army operations throughout the USSOUTHCOM
Area of Responsibility (AOR).

U.S. ARMY EUROPE
(USAREUR)
WIESBADEN, GERMANY

USAREUR is the Army Service Component Command (ASCC)
assigned to the United States European Command (USEUCOM) and provides
continuous oversight and control of Army operations throughout the EUCOM Area
of Responsibility (AOR).

U.S.
ARMY PACIFIC (USARPAC)
FORT SHAFTER, HI

USARPAC is the assigned Army Service Component Command
(ASCC) to the United States Pacific Command USPACOM and provides continuous
oversight and control of army operations throughout the USPACOM Area of
Responsibility (AOR) less the Korean Peninsula.

U.S. ARMY
SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND (USASOC)
FORT BRAGG, N.C.

USASOC is the assigned Army Service Component Command
(ASCC) to the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM).

MILITARY
SURFACE DEPLOYMENT AND DISTRIBUTION COMMAND (SDDC)
SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, IL

SDDC is the assigned Army Service Component Command
(ASCC) to the United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM).

U.S.
ARMY SPACE AND MISSILE DEFENSE COMMAND/ARMY FORCES STRATEGIC COMMAND
(USASMDC/ARSTRAT)
HUNTSVILLE, AL

USASMDC/ARSTRAT is the assigned Army Service Component
Command (ASCC) to the United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) and provides
continuous oversight, control, integration, and coordination of Army forces
supporting USSTRATCOM.

U.S.
ARMY CYBER COMMAND (USARCYBER)
FORT BELVOIR, VA

United States Army Cyber Command is an operational level
Army force, with ARCYBER designated by the Secretary of the Army as an Army
Service Component Command to United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM). Army
Cyber Command directs and conducts integrated electronic warfare, cyberspace
and information operations as authorized, or directed, to ensure freedom of
action in and through cyberspace and the information environment, and to deny
the same to our adversaries.

DIRECT REPORTING UNITS (DRU):

U.S.
ARMY MEDICAL COMMAND (MEDCOM)
FORT SAM HOUSTON, TX

MEDCOM is designated as a Direct Reporting Unit (DRU) by
the Secretary of the Army. The MEDCOM provides medical, dental, and veterinary
capabilities to the Army and designated DoD activities; operates fixed
facilities; conducts medical research, materiel development and acquisition;
educates and trains personnel; and develops medical concepts, doctrine, and
systems to support Army healthcare delivery.

U.S. ARMY
INTELLIGENCE AND SECURITY COMMAND (INSCOM)
FORT BELVOIR, VA

INSCOM is designated by the Secretary of the Army as a
Direct Reporting Unit (DRU) and reports directly to the Army DCS, G-2. The
INSCOM synchronizes the operations of all INSCOM units to produce intelligence
in support of the Army, Combatant Commands, and the National intelligence
community.

U.S. ARMY CRIMINAL
INVESTIGATION COMMAND (USACIDC)
QUANTICO, VA

USACIDC is designated as a Direct Reporting Unit (DRU) by
the Secretary of the Army. The USACIDC conducts sensitive or special interest
investigations as directed by the Secretary of the Army or the Chief of Staff
of the Army; plans for and provides personal security (protective services) for
DoD and Department of the Army officials as designated by the Secretary of the
Army or the Chief of Staff of the Army; provides criminal investigative support
to all Army elements including forensic support; maintains overall
responsibility for Army investigations of controlled substances; conducts and
controls all Army investigations of serious crimes, less serious crimes, upon
request, or as necessary for effective Army law enforcement, and fraud; and
other crimes arising in Army procurement activities.

U.S.
ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS (USACE)
WASHINGTON, D.C.

USACE is designated as a Direct Reporting Unit (DRU) by
the Secretary of the Army. The USACE provides engineering services and
capabilities in support of National interests.

U.S.
ARMY MILITARY DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON (MDW)
FORT MCNAIR, WASHINGTON, D.C.

MDW is designated as a Direct Reporting Unit (DRU) by the
Secretary of the Army and reports directly to the Chief of Staff of the Army.
The MDW is a geographic command with responsibilities that extend throughout
the U.S. National Capitol Region (NCR) – Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

U.S. ARMY
TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND (ATEC)
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, MD

ATEC is designated as a Direct Reporting Unit (DRU) by
the Secretary of the Army and reports directly to the Chief of Staff of the
Army. The ATEC plans, integrates, and conducts: experiments, developmental
testing, independent operational testing, and independent evaluations and
assessments to provide essential information to acquisition decision makers and
Commanders.

U.S.
MILITARY ACADEMY (USMA)
WEST POINT, N.Y.

USMA is designated as a Direct Report Unit (DRU) by the
Secretary of the Army and reports directly to the Chief of Staff of the Army.
The mission of the USMA is to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets
so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the
values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional
excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army.

U.S. ARMY ACQUISITION
SUPPORT CENTER (USAASC)
FORT BELVOIR, VA

USAASC is designated as a Direct Reporting Unit (DRU) by
the Secretary of the Army and reports directly to the ASA (ALT). The USAASC
supports the readiness of the Army by continually improving the Army’s
capability through all stages of materiel development, developing a
professional acquisition workforce and supporting the acquisition community at
all levels.

U.S.
ARMY INSTALLATION MANAGEMENT COMMAND (IMCOM)
FORT SAM HOUSTON,TX

IMCOM is designated as a Direct Reporting Unit (DRU) by
the Secretary of the Army and reports directly to the Army Chief of Staff.
IMCOM integrates and delivers base support to enable readiness for a globally
responsive Army. IMCOM is the Army’s Home, “Serving the Rugged
Professional.”

U.S. ARMY WAR
COLLEGE
CARLISLE, PA

The purpose of U.S. Army War College at this time in our
Nation’s history is to produce graduates from all our courses who are skilled
critical thinkers and complex problem solvers in the global application of
Landpower. The goal is to provide high quality Professional Military Education,
aggressively Conduct Research, Publish, Engage in Discourse, and Wargame with
the entire faculty, staff, students and fellows, conduct strategic leader
development, and attract, recruit, and retain a high quality faculty and staff.

ARLINGTON
NATIONAL CEMETERY
ARLINGTON, VA

On behalf of the American people, Arlington National
Cemetery lays to rest those who have served our nation with dignity and honor,
treating their families with respect and compassion, and connecting guests to
the rich tapestry of the cemetery’s living history, while maintaining these
hallowed grounds befitting the sacrifice of all those who rest here in quiet
repose.

U.S. ARMY
ACCESSIONS SUPPORT BRIGADE
FORT KNOX, KY

The U.S. Army Accessions Support Brigade is the tactical
arm of Army marketing. Through three historic and unique battalions, including
the U.S. Army Parachute Team (Golden Knights), the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit,
and the U.S. Army Mission Support Battalion, the brigade is charged with
Connecting America’s People with America’s Army. The brigade is operationally
aligned under the Army Marketing and Research Group.

ACTING SECRETARY OF THE ARMY

Ryan D. McCarthy

 

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