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U.S. Army North: Fifth Army [powerpoint]   [open pdf - 11MB]

This presentation provides some information on US Army North. Its headquarters are totally devoted to: homeland defense, civil support, and theater security cooperation. As of 16 October 2006 it is fully operational, and capable of providing deployable command and control headquarters anywhere within the Continental United States and Alaska. The operational area includes the continental US and Alaska, and security cooperation with Canada and Mexico, as well as an agreement with US Southern Command in regards to Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. A diagram indicates the ARNORTH Operational Organization, vehicles at its disposal, locations of civil support operations, and multiple disaster response.

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2006-11-07
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Public Domain
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Homeland Security and Defense Education Consortium: http://www.hsdec.org/library.aspx
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November 2006 Workshop: Preparing for and Responding to Disasters in North America. San Antonio, Texas. November 6-7, 2006
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