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US Forces Korea Order of Battle (as of 07 March 2013)

US Forces Korea

TOTAL ~28,000-28,500

US Forces Korea - Ground

TOTAL ~20,500-22,000
Eighth United States Army
Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, Eighth US Army
4th Battalion (Airfield Operations), 58th Aviation
Joint US Military Affairs Group - Korea
Korea Field Office (CID)
Korea Service Corps Battalion
129th Medical Detachment
US Army Corps of Engineers - Far East District
1st Signal Brigade ~3,000
36th Signal Battalion
41st Signal Battalion
304th Integrated Tactical Signal Battalion
6th Signal Center
35th Air Defense Artillery Brigade ~1,000
2nd Battalion, 1st Air Defense ArtilleryPatriot
6th Battalion, 52nd Air Defense ArtilleryPatriot
65th Medical Brigade / MEDDAC-K ~3,000
501st Military Intelligence Brigade ~3,000
3rd Military Intelligence BattalionGuardrail/Common Sensor
368th Military Intelligence Battalion
524th Military Intelligence Battalion
532nd Military Intelligence Battalion
719th Military Intelligence Battalion
ROK/US Combined Forces Command  
Combat Support Coordination Team #1
Combat Support Coordination Team #2
Combat Support Coordination Team #3
2nd Infantry Division ~7,000-8,000
2nd Infantry Division Special Troops Battalion
23rd Chemical Battalion1
1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division
1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion
4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry
2nd Battalion, 9th Infantry (Mechanized) M2A2 BFV
1st Battalion, 15th Field Artillery M109A6
Task Force, 1st Battalion, 72nd Armor M1A1 MBT
302nd Brigade Support Battalion
210st Fires Brigade
6th Battalion, 37th Field ArtilleryM270 MLRS
1st Battalion, 38th Field ArtilleryM270 MLRS
F/333rd Field Artillery (TA)
579th Signal Company
70th Brigade Support Battalion
2nd Combat Aviation Brigade
602nd Aviation Support Battalion
1st Battalion (Attack), 2nd AviationAH-64D
2nd Battalion (Assault), 2nd AviationUH-60M
3rd Battalion (General Support), 2nd Aviation CH-47F
4th Battalion (Attack), 2nd Aviation AH-64D
19th Expeditionary Sustainment Command ~3,500-4,000
Special Troops Battalion
175th Financial Management Center
501st Corps Sustainment Brigade
501st Corps Sustainment Brigade Special Troops Battalion
194th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion
498th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion
94th Military Police Battalion
Material Support Center, Korea
6th Ordnance Battalion
25th Transportation Battalion
United Nations Command
UNC Security Battalion - Joint Security Area ~40
US Army Surface Deployment and Distribution Command
599th Transportation Brigade
837th Transportation Battalion
Marine Corps Forces - Korea
Special Operations Command - Korea
39th Special Forces Detachment (Airborne)
Army Special Operations Forces Liaison Element-Korea (ALE-K)

US Forces Korea - Air

Wing Squadron Location Aircraft Personnel
Land Based Aircraft
Seventh Air Force
607th Air & Space Operations Center (AOC) Osan AB, ROK
621st Air Control Squadron Osan AB, ROK
607th Air Support Operations Group (ASOG) Osan AB, ROK
731st Air Mobility SquadronOsan AB, ROK
Detachment 1, 33rd Rescue SquadronOsan AB, ROK? - HH-60G
694th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group Osan AB, ROK
5th Reconnaissance Squadron Osan AB, ROK? - U-2
8th Fighter WingKunsan AB, ROK
8th Operations Group Kunsan AB, ROK
35th Fighter Squadron Kunsan AB, ROK24 - F-16CD
80th Fighter Squadron Kunsan AB, ROK24 - F-16CD
8th Operations Support Squadron Kunsan AB, ROK ? - C-12J
8th Maintenance Group Kunsan AB, ROK
8th Medical Group Kunsan AB, ROK
8th Mission Support Group Kunsan AB, ROK
51st Fighter WingOsan AB, ROK
51st Operations Group Osan AB, ROK
25th Fighter Squadron Osan AB, ROK20 - A-10
36th Fighter Squadron Osan AB, ROK24 - F-16CD
51st Operations Support Squadron Osan AB, ROK ? - C-12J
51st Maintenance Group Osan AB, ROK
51st Medical Group Osan AB, ROK
51st Mission Support Group Osan AB, ROK
Thirteenth Air Force2
36th Wing Andersen AFB, Guam
36th Operations GroupAndersen AFB, Guam
36th Contingency Response GroupAndersen AFB, Guam
36th Maintenance GroupAndersen AFB, Guam
36th Medical GroupAndersen AFB, Guam
36th Mission Support GroupAndersen AFB, Guam

US Forces Korea - Naval Forces

Command Unit Squadron Aircraft Personnel
Commander, US Naval Forces, Korea (CTF-78)
Commander Fleet Activities, Chinhae


    1 - The movement of the 23rd Chemical Battalion to Korea was announced in December 2012 and expected to be completed by March 2013. The exact disposition and assignment of the unit was unknown as of 7 March 2013.

    2 - Thirteenth Air Force is not technically assigned to US Forces Korea, but is included in this ORBAT because of its proximity and relevance.

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