Contributors

The Hawaii Army Weekly is the post newspaper for U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, which supports more than 90,000 Soldiers, civilians and their family members. Various military commands and units stationed in Hawaii submit articles and content each week to the newspaper for publishing.

U.S. Army-Pacific

USARPAC is a ready, responsive and indispensable member of the joint force team under the Combatant Commander, U.S. Pacific Command (USPACOM). USARPAC provides combat-ready forces in support of security operations – from theater security cooperation to warfighting – to promote regional stability and ensure successful crisis response or decisive victory. Call 808-438-2662.
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25th Infantry Division

The Soldiers of the 25th ID, “Tropic Lightning,” are capable of deploying to a theater of operations anywhere in the world and conduct missions across the full spectrum of warfare, including both combat and noncombat operations. The 25th ID has a standing mission to deploy when directed and conduct operations upon arrival. The Tropic Lightning Division is a tactical force with strategic responsiveness and flexibility. It operates as a combined arms force with organic, attached or supporting infantry, armor, engineers, artillery, aviation and air defense. Call 808-655-6354 (25th ID), 655-6322 (2nd BCT), 655-1083 (3rd BCT) or DEPLOYED (25th CAB).
Related tags: 25th ID3rd IBCT2nd SBCT, 25th CAB

8th Theater Sustainment Command

Originally constituted in Korea in 1968 as the 8th Field Army Support Command, the 8th TSC is the command responsible for logistics sustainment in the Pacific Theater. From beans to bullets, maintenance, transport, engineer and military police support, the 8th TSC’s area of operation covers more than 9,000 miles across the Pacific. Call 808-438-1000 (8th TSC), 656-0341 (8th MP BDE), DEPLOYED (45th Sust. BDE), or 655-8892 (130th ENG BDE).
Related tags: 8th TSC8th Special Troops Bn130th Eng Bde45th Sustainment Bde8th MP Bde

311th Signal Command

Headquartered at Fort Shafter, and serving as the Signal command for USARPAC, the 311th Signal Command (Theater) combines the strengths of more than 1,900 active duty and Reserve Soldiers and Army civilians to bring expertise, experience and commitment to meet the Army’s communications mission in the Pacific. Call 808-438-4095.
Related tags: 311th Signal Command516th Signal Bde30th Signal Bn/DOIM

94th Army Air and Missile Defense Command (AAMDC)

The 94th AAMDC is responsible for conducting joint and combined theater air and missile defense in support of designated operational plans and contingency operations within the Pacific Command area of responsibility. The 94th AAMDC serves as a joint integrator providing synchronization with Army, Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps in joint theater air and missile defense operations. During multinational operations, the 94th AAMDC also integrates combined air and missile defense assets to provide protection for all coalition forces. Call 808-438-2945.
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9th Mission Support Command (MSC)

The 9th MSC supports units in Hawaii, Alaska, American Samoa, Korea, Japan, Guam and Saipan. It provides combat-ready forces that meet the peacetime and wartime requirements of the Warfighting Combatant Commander. The 9th MSC also provides command and control of U.S. Army Reserve (USAR) forces in the
USARPAC area of responsibility. Call 808-438-1600, ext. 3114.
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Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC)

Tripler Army Medical Center is one of the Army Medical Command’s seven medical centers. Tripler is located on Moanalua Ridge, near Fort Shafter and Aliamanu Military Reservation. Call 808-433-5783.
Related tags: Tripler Army Medical CenterSchofield Barracks Health Clinic, Pacific Region Medical Command

18th Medical Command (Deployment Support)

The 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) has command and control of assigned and attached medical units to provide comprehensive and flexible Army Health System (AHS) support throughout the US Army Pacific (USARPAC) and across the full spectrum of operations. A team of medical teams, expeditionary focused and proficiently trained providing seamless health service support throughout the Asia-Pacific Region. Call 808-438-4737.
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Pacific Ocean Division (POD) & Honolulu District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

The Army Corps of Engineers operates a both a division, the Pacific Ocean Division, and a district, the Honolulu District, in Hawaii. The Pacific Ocean Division (POD) is the DoD engineering, design and construction agent for the Army and the Air Force in Hawaii. POD designs and builds for all the services – the Army, Air Force, Navy and Marines – in Japan, Korea and Kwajalein Atoll. The Honolulu District’s missions include federal water resource management and development (civil works), focusing on navigation, flood reduction and shore protection in Hawaii, the U.S. territories of Guam and American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. The District also has regulatory jurisdiction governing work in waters and wetlands of the U.S. within its area of operations. Call 808-438-8319 (POD) or 835-4002 (POH).
Related tags: USACE-POD, USACE-POH

IMCOM-Pacific and U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii

The Army’s Installation Management Command strengthens installation support services to Soldiers and their families. IMCOM continues to oversee such facets of installation management as construction, family care, food management, environmental programs, well-being, public works and installation funding. Call 808-438-2286 (IMCOM-P) or 656-3155 (USAG-HI).
Related tags: IMCOM-PacificU.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii,

196th Infantry Brigade

This USARPAC training support brigade is a multicomponent Table of Distribution and Allowances (TDA) organization of Soldiers providing professional, high-quality and responsive training support to Reserve Component (RC) units throughout USARPAC, by sustaining or improving unit pre-mobilization readiness in the areas of operational capability, logistics and administration. Units perform USPACOM missions, including defense support to civil authorities in Hawaii, nearby islands, American Samoa and mobilization and demobilization assistance teams supporting RC units. Call 808-438-1027.
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500th Military Intelligence (MI) Brigade

The 500th MI Brigade, located at Schofield Barracks, provides multi-disciplined intelligence support for joint and coalition warfighters in the USARPAC area of responsibility. The 500th MI Brigade has theater-wide collection and analytical responsibilities at the tactical, operational and strategic levels. The brigade also provides continuous force protection assessments, tactical and strategic overwatch, foundry, red teaming and area of responsibility situational awareness for the warfighting decision makers. Call 808-655-1237.
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599th Transportation Brigade

The 599th is headquartered at Wheeler Army Airfield, and its mission is to provide surface deployment and distribution operations throughout the PACOM area of responsibility in order to project and sustain the forces. The group manages all DoD port operations in the Pacific and Indian Oceans with the assistance of its three transportation terminal battalions. Call 808-656-6420.
Related tags: 599th Trans Group