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US Forces Japan Order of Battle (as of 12 April 2013)

US Forces Japan - Ground

TOTAL ~50,000
US Army Japan / I Corps (Forward)
Special Troops Battalion
US Army Corps of Engineers - Japan District
78th Aviation Battalion
Military Police Battalion - Japan (Provisional)
441st Military Intelligence Battalion (Provisional)
US Army Japan Band
10th Support Group
1st Battalion, 1st Air Defense Artillery
35th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion
83rd Ordnance Battalion
505th Quartermaster Battalion
516th Signal Brigade
78th Signal Battalion
US Army Surface Deployment and Distribution Command
599th Transportation Brigade
835th Transportation Battalion
836th Transportation Battalion
US Marine Corps Forces, Pacific
III Marine Expeditionary Force / US Marine Corps Forces, Japan ~ 20,000
31st Marine Expeditionary Unit1,5004 M1A1
BLT 1st Battalion, 5th Marines
Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 262 (Reinforced)
Combat Logistics Battalion 31
3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade (CTF-79)
3rd Marine Division
Headquarters Battalion
Combat Assault Battalion
3rd Reconnaissance Battalion
Jungle Warfare Training Center
3rd Marine Regiment
1st Battalion, 3rd Marines
2nd Battalion 3rd Marines
3rd Battalion, 3rd Marines
4th Marine Regiment
UDP Battalion 1
UDP Battalion 2
12th Marine Regiment
1st Battalion, 12 Marines
3rd Battalion, 12th Marines
3rd Marine Logistics Group
3rd Dental Battalion
9th Engineer Support Battalion
Combat Logistics Regiment 3
3rd Combat Logistics Battalion
4th Combat Logistics Battalion
Combat Logistics Regiment 35
3rd Maintenance Battalion
3rd Medical Battalion
3rd Supply Battalion
Combat Logistics Regiment 37
Special Operations Command Pacific
US Army Special Operations Command  
US Army Special Forces Command  
1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)
1st Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne)


US Forces Japan - Air

Wing Squadron Location Aircraft Personnel
Land Based Aircraft
Fifth Air Force
18th Wing
18th Operations Group Kadena AB, Japan
44th Fighter Squadron 24 - F-15
67th Fighter Squadron 24 - F-15
909th Air Refueling Squadron 15 - KC-135
961st Airborne Air Control Squadron 2 - E-3
31st Rescue Squadron
33rd Rescue Squadron 8 - HH-60G
623rd Air Control Flight
18th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron
18th Operations Support Squadron
18th Mission Support Group Kadena AB, Japan
18th Contracting Squadron
18th Communications Squadron
18th Force Support Squadron
18th Logistics Readiness Squadron
18th Security Forces Squadron
Det 1, 18th Force Support Squadron Okuma Recreation Center, Japan
Professional Military Education Center
18th Maintenance Group Kadena AB, Japan
18th Maintenance Operations Squadron
18th Munitions Squadron
18th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
718th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
18th Equipment Maintenance Squadron
18th Component Maintenance Squadron
18th Medical Group Kadena AB, Japan
18th Aerospace Medicine Squadron
18th Dental Squadron
18th Medical Operation Squadron
18th Medical Support Squadron
18th Civil Engineer Group Kadena AB, Japan
18th Civil Engineer Squadron
718th Civil Engineer Squadron
35th Fighter Wing
35th Operations GroupMisawa AB, Japan
13th Fighter Squadron 18 - F-16
14th Fighter Squadron 18 - F-16
610th Air Control Flight
35th Operations Support Squadron
35th Mission Support Group Misawa AB, Japan
35th Civil Engineer Squadron
35th Contracting Squadron
35th Communications Squadron
35th Force Support Squadron
35th Logistics Readiness Squadron
35th Security Forces Squadron
35th Maintenance Group Misawa AB, Japan
35th Maintenance Operations Squadron
35th Maintenance Squadron
35th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
35th Medical Group Misawa AB, Japan
35th Aerospace Medicine Squadron
35th Dental Squadron
35th Medical Operation Squadron
35th Medical Support Squadron
374th Airlift Wing
374th Operations GroupYokota AB, Japan
36th Airlift Squadron 10 - C-130H
459th Airlift Squadron 4 - C-12J
? - UH-1N
374th Operations Support Squadron ? - C-12J
? - C-130H
? - UH-1N
374th Mission Support Group Yokota AB, Japan
374th Civil Engineer Squadron
374th Contracting Squadron
374th Communications Squadron
374th Force Support Squadron
374th Logistics Readiness Squadron
374th Security Forces Squadron
374th Maintenance Group Yokota AB, Japan
374th Maintenance Operations Squadron
374th Maintenance Squadron
374th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron
35th Medical Group Yokota AB, Japan
Marine Forces Pacific
III Marine Expeditionary Force
1st Marine Air Wing
Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron 1 Camp Foster, Japan
Marine Wing Liaison Kadena Kadena AB, Japan
Marine Aircraft Group 12MCAS Iwakuni, Japan
Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 242 12 - F/A-18
UDP Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 112 - F/A-18
UDP Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 212 - F/A-18
UDP Marine Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 12 - EA-18G
UDP Det, Marine Attack Squadron 4 - AV-8B
Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 12
Marine Wing Support Squadron 171
Marine Aircraft Group 24 MCB Kaneohe Bay, HI
Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 46312 - CH-53E
Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 3676 - UH-1Y
6 - AH-1Z
Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 24
Marine Wing Support Detachment 24
Marine Aircraft Group 36MCAS Futenma, Japan
Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 262 12 - CH-46E
Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 265 12 - MV-22
Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152 12 - KC-130J / KC-130R
UDP Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 6 - UH-1Y
6 - AH-1Z
UDP Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 12 - CH-53E
Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 36
Marine Wing Support Squadron 172
Marine Air Control Group 18MCAS Futenma, Japan
Marine Air Control Squadron 4
Marine Air Support Squadron 2
Marine Tactical Air Control Squadron 18
Marine Wing Communications Squadron 18
Personnel Support Detachment 18
Special Operations Command Pacific
Air Force Special Operations Command
353rd Special Operations GroupKadena AB, Japan
1st Special Operations Squadron MC-130H
17th Special Operations Squadron MC-130P
Det 1, 43rd Intelligence Squadron
320th Special Tactics Squadron
353rd Special Operations Maintenance Squadron
353rd Special Operations Support Squadron

US Forces Japan - Naval

Commander, Seventh Fleet
Ashore Naval Commands
Command Unit Location Aircraft Personnel
Commander, Battle Force, Seventh Fleet (Task Force 70/75)
Naval Special Warfare Unit One (NSWU-1; CTF-71)
Commander, Patrol and Reconnaissance Force (Task Force 72)
Commander, Logistics, WESTPAC (CTF-73)
Commander, Submarine Force, Seventh Fleet (CTF-74)Yokosuka, Japan
Commander, Amphibious Force, Seventh Fleet (CTF-76) Okinawa, Japan
US Naval Forces, Japan  
Ashore Naval Aviation
Location Unit Squadron Aircraft Personnel
Okinawa Air Patrol Group (Task Group 72.2)Kadena AB, JapanP-3C
Japan Air Patrol Group (Task Group 72.4)NAF Misawa, JapanP-3C
Fleet Air Reconnaissance Squadron One, Det Kadena (Task Group 72.5)Kadena AB, JapanEP-3E
HSM-51 Warlords NAS AtsugiMH-60R
Det 5, VRC-30 ProvidersNAS Atsugi2 - C-2A
Afloat Naval Aviation
Location Unit Squadron Aircraft Personnel
CVN 73 George Washington
Carrier Air Wing 5 56+ ~2,500
VFA-27 Royal Maces 12 - F/A-18
VFA-102 Diamondbacks 12 - F/A-18
VFA-115 Eagles12 - F/A-18
VFA-195 Dambusters12 - F/A-18
VAW-115 Liberty Bells4 - E-2C
VAQ-141 Shadowhawks4 - EA-18G
HSC-12 Golden Falcons MH-60S
HSM-77 Saberhawks MH-60R
Amphibious Sq 11
HSC-25 Island KnightsMH-60S
Mine Countermeasures Sq 7
Det 1, HM-14 VanguardMH-53E
Afloat Warships
Group Ship Class Crew VLS Cells
TOTAL 9,808 1,106
CV 73 George WashingtonCVN 683,2000
CG 54 Antietam CG 47 364127
CG 67 ShilohCG 47 364127
Destroyer Squadron 15
DDG 54 Curtis WilburDDG 51 32390
DDG 56 John S. McCainDDG 51 32390
DDG 62 FitzgeraldDDG 51 32390
DDG 63 StethemDDG 51 32390
DDG 82 LassenDDG 51 Flt IIA 380 96
DDG 85 McCampbellDDG 51 Flt IIA 380 96
DDG 89 MustinDDG 51 Flt IIA 380 96
Amphibious Sq 11
LCC 19 Blue RidgeLCC 198420
LHD 6 Bonhomme RichardLHD 1 1,108 0
LPD 9 DenverLPD 4 420 0
LSD 42 GermantownLSD 41 413 102
LSD 46 TortugaLSD 41 413 102
Mine Countermeasures Sq 7
MCM 1 AvengerMCM 1 84 0
MCM 2 DefenderMCM 1 84 0
MCM 7 PatriotMCM 1 84 0
Submarine Group 7

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