Category Archive: Army

Information: U.S. Pacific Command

The U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM) is the supreme military authority for the various branches of the U.S. military serving. Only the President of the U.S. (who is Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces) and his council of Joint Chiefs has greater authority. It is the oldest and largest of the unified commands. Based in Honolulu, USPACOM’s sphere of control extends from the west coast of the U.S. mainland to the east coast of Africa, encompassing all of Asia, Australia, East Africa, and the Pacific Rim.

Nimitz-MacArthur Pacific Command Center
USPACOM/J01PA
Box 64031
Camp H.M. Smith, Hawaii 96861
Phone: (808) 477-1341
Website: www.pacom.mil

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Information: U.S. Army

The United States Army is the ground warfare branch of the U.S. military and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States. Established in 1784, it is the oldest and largest branch of the U.S. Armed Forces. The primary mission of the Army is to “to fight and win [America’s] wars by providing prompt, sustained land dominance across the full range of military operations and spectrum of conflict in support of combatant commanders.”

1500 Army Pentagon
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: (703) 697-7589
Website: www.army.mil

Security Assistance Command (USASAC)

The U.S. Army Security Assistance Command implements Army security assistance programs, including Foreign Military Sales (FMS) of defense equipment and services to eligible foreign governments. USASAC manages 4,300 FMS cases in 140 allied and friendly countries worldwide.

4402 Martin Road
Redstone Arsenal, Alabama 35898
Phone: (202) 433-6800
Website: www.usasac.army.mil

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