524 MI Bn Brief Description
The 524th Military Intelligence Battalion provides Counterintelligence and Human Intelligence support to the Joint and Combined Warfighter.
Alpha Company: Provide interrogation/debriefing support.
Bravo Company: Provide Counterintelligence and Force Protection support.
Charlie Company: Provide Counterintelligence and Force Protection support.
Headquarters and Headquarters Company: Provide logistical and administrative support.
The staff work in Sobinggo compound located just southeast of Yongsan South Post. Work hours vary upon the mission at hand. A post shuttle is available to carry personnel back and forth from work until approximately 2100 hours. Many personnel purchase bicycles to travel to and from work. All other personnel work within 5-10 minutes from their barracks. The battalion utilizes a full range of up-to-date automation equipment, including Pentium and SPARC computers with internet access, both unclassified and classified.
Most soldiers live in Yongsan (Seoul), however Bravo and Charlie Companies are spread out throughout the peninsula. Bravo Company headquarters is located at Camp Coiner in Yongsan, while Bravo Company headquarters is down south in Camp Carroll (Weagwan). Both Bravo and Charlie Companies have a total of 10 counterintelligence resident offices spread out throughout the peninsula.
Camp Carroll. Weagwan
Camp Coiner, Yongsan
Sobinggo, Yongsan South Post
May 26 2001 07:51:36:000AM