TITLE

50 Years of Excellence: ASD Forges Ahead as the Army's Premier OSINT Unit in the Pacific

AUTHOR(S)
Reese, David A.
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin;Oct-Dec2005, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the history, achievements and training programs of Asian Studies Detachment (ASD), the U.S. Army's open source intelligence exploitation center in the Pacific. Its headquarter is located in Camp Zama about 25 miles west of Tokyo, Japan. ASD was established in 1947 as the Research and Analysis Group, Town Plan Group and Cartographic Unit of the G2 Geographic Section under General MacArthur's General Headquarters in Tokyo.
ACCESSION #
23190347

 

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