524th Military Intelligence Battalion - Silent Vigilance

The 524th Military Intelligence Battalion manages human intelligence collection operations. Teams from the 524th MI Battalion operate from various locations throughout the country performing force protection and liaisons with ROK forces.

History:

Constituted 25 September 1950 in the Regular Army as the 524th Technical Intelligence Coordinator Detachment. Activated 10 October 1950 at Fort Riley, Kansas. Inactivated 1 December 1951 in Korea. Redesignated 22 June 1965 as the 524th Intelligence Corps Detachment. Activated 1 July 1965 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Redesignated 15 October 1966 as the 524th Military Intelligence Detachment. Inactivated 26 November 1970 in Vietnam. Redesignated 16 June 1982 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 524th Military Intelligence Battalion, and activated in Korea. (Organic elements constituted 16 October 1988; Company A concurrently activated in Korea) Campaign Participation Credit: Korean War: CCF Intervention, First UN Counteroffensive, CCF Spring Offensive, UN Summer-Fall Offensive, Second Korean Winter. Vietnam: Defense, Counteroffensive, Counteroffensive, Phase II, Counteroffensive, Phase III, Tet Counteroffensive, Counteroffensive, Phase IV, Counteroffensive, Phase V, Counteroffensive, Phase VI, Tet 69/Counteroffensive, Summer-Fall 1969, Winter-Spring 1970, Sanctuary Counteroffensive, Counteroffensive, Phase VII. Decorations: Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1966-1968. Army Superior Unit Award for 1986-1988.

HHD 524TH MI BN Folk Village Tour Experience
A Co 524TH MI BN M16 Qualification Range Summer 2012
HHD 524TH MI BN CPTW Training Summer 2012 - Soldiers in different firing positions
HHD 524TH MI BN CPTW Training Summer 2012 - Soldiers practicing evacuation drills
HHD 524TH MI BN CPTW Training Summer 2012 - Soldiers in prone position
HHD 524TH MI BN CPTW Training Summer 2012 - Soldiers walking
HHD 524TH MI BN CPTW Training Summer 2012 - Soldiers feeling effects of chemical drill
HHD 524TH MI BN CPTW Training Summer 2012 - Soldier driving while wearing protective mask
HHD 524TH MI BN CPTW Training Summer 2012 - Soldiers in protective gear carrying another Soldier
HHD 524TH MI BN M249 Qualification Range Summer 2012 - Soldier in prone position
HHD 524TH MI BN M249 Qualification Range Summer 2012 - Soldiers in prone position firing rifles
HHD 524TH MI BN M249 Qualification Range Summer 2012 - Soldier evaluating
USFK Yongsan MI Ball Spring 2012
524th MI BN participates in Gangnam marathon - Group photo
524th MI BN participates in Gangnam marathon - HHD Wolfpack tshirt
524th MI BN participates in Gangnam marathon - Soldiers flexing muscles in civilian attire
524th MI BN participates in Gangnam marathon - Group photo with gideon
524th MI BN participates in Gangnam marathon - Participants running
524th MI BN participates in Gangnam marathon - Two women talking