Headquarters, Headquarters Detachment, 524th MI BN conducted a mounted gunnery range Jan. 9 -11, at Montana Range, qualifying 10 gun teams on the M-249 weapon platform. (Pictured in the photo are from left to right: Pfc. Baldwin, 1st. Lt. Park, Cpl. Kim, Pvt. Hanson, Pfc. Huff, Pfc. Nguyen, Sgt. 1st Class Littrell, Spc. Claybaugh, Staff Sgt. Brown, Capt. Barba, Sgt. 1st Class Smith, Sgt. 1st Class Applebee, Cpl. Lee, Staff Sgt. Doud. / U.S. Army Photo)
Maj. Gen. Gary Johnston, commanding general, U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command, presented his coin to Pae, Kwang Chong, in recognition for his service as the flight operations records manager for 3rd Military Intelligence Battalion. Pae started working for 3rd MI Battalion in 1999, but has been a part of the 501st MI Brigade since 1979.
The 501st Military Intelligence Brigade chaplin Maj. Karlyn Maschhoff and religious affairs NCO Staff Sgt. Kendra Brandon prepared to distribute toys from Red Dragon Tree to children of Soldiers in the brigade who requested assistance to meet Christmas needs.
Soldiers from Bravo Company, 524th Military Intelligence Battalion participated in Army Water Survival Training provided at the LTG Thomas J. Vandal Training Complex, USAG-Humphreys, South Korea, on December 2, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo by CPT Anthony Ramirez)
Soldiers from 3rd Military Intelligence Battalion pose for a photo after conducting aircraft decontamination training on one of the battalion’s RC-12 Guardrail aircraft as part of Operation Green Dragon on Camp Humphreys. The exercise was designed both to certify and impart confidence in CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear) leaders throughout the brigade so they will be ready to take command and lead their Soldiers in the event of a chemical attack. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo by Spc. John Che, 62rd CBRN CO, 23d CBRN BN)
Soldiers from Alpha Detachment, 524th Military Intelligence Brigade reassemble after executing rigorous land navigation training in the challenging terrain around Camp Casey, South Korea, on November 14, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Benjamin Blanner)
Sgt. 1st Class Ricky Sandoval (bottom row far right) conducted Leaders Professional Development Physical Readiness Training session focused on "Profiles in Character and Leadership" with 524th Military Intelligence Battalion senior NCOs and officers at Camp Humphreys, South Korea, October 25, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo By Ssg. Elijah M. Fairs)
719th Military Intelligence Battalion's Alpha Company team placed 3rd in the Camp Humphreys Champion's League on October 26, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo)
Lt. Col Nora L. Flott (center left) Battalion Commander of the 719th MI BN and Mr. Park, Bong Gil (center right) pose with Soldiers, Civilians, Families, and Friends during the opening ceremony of the new building of Hanla KATUSA snack bar, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, October 16, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo)
501st MI BDE KATUSAs and 524th MI BN Command Team pose for a photo after the KATUSA ETS ceremony at Camp Humphreys, South Korea, September 30, 2019. (Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Ricky Sandoval).
Staff Sgt. Corson (right) practices kicking drills with Sgt. 1st Class Kim (left) from B CO, 524th MI BN during Hand to Hand Combat Training at the Combatives Gym on Camp Carroll, South Korea, September 11, 2019. (Photo by Cpt. Anthony Ramirez)
Soldiers, Civilians, and KATUSAs from A CO, 719th MI BN pose for a photo before the 9/11 Memorial Ruck March, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, September 11, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo)
Chief Warrant Officer 3 Travis Hall (right) poses with Maj. Jerome Reitano (left) after his retirement ceremony hosted by the 3D MI BN, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, September 5, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo)
Sgt. 1st Class Applebee instructs Soldiers from HHD, 524th MI BN on the M249 at the Engagement Skills Trainer (EST) on Camp Humphreys, South Korea, August 29, 2019. (Photo by CSM Lance R. Kachermeyer).
Soldiers from the 501st MI BDE were recognized for their efforts during the 8A OIP out brief. From left to right, Col. James P. Walsh, 2nd Lt. Randy E. Marcus, Staff Sgt. Jee W. Hong, and BG Patrick J. Donaoe, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, September 5, 2019. (U.S. Army Photo by Cpl. Kyung Min Kang, Eighth Army Public Affairs)
Lt. Col David C. Hazelton and Command Sgt. Maj. Wesley C. Davis (center) pose with Soldiers of the 532nd MI BN after winning the Brigade Organizational Day in Zoeckler Gym, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, July 26, 2019. (Photo by Spc. Kimberly Ard)
The 501st Military Intelligence Brigade has a legacy of service as the eyes and ears for the longest-standing stabilization force mission in U.S. military history. The brigade is dedicated to supporting combined forces operations upholding the armistice agreement that ended hostile action on the Korean Peninsula in 1953.
The brigade is a Major Subordinate Command (MSC) of both Eighth Army and United States Army Intelligence and Security Command. It is headquartered at Camp Humphreys, Korea, and with its five battalions, is a uniquely configured military intelligence organization incorporating all forms of traditional and developing intelligence collection, analysis and dissemination technologies. The 501st Military Intelligence Brigade is the only Army unit of its kind containing organic assets that span the full array of intelligence disciplines: imagery, signals, measurement and signatures, and human intelligence.
The 501st Military Intelligence Brigade conducts theater level multi-discipline intelligence for Joint and Combined Warfighters from the Republic of Korea.
The 501st Military Intelligence Brigade welcomes new members coming to Korea. Are you heading for a tour here? Please send us an email. We can help you prepare, answer questions and ease your transition once you arrive. It's always best to plan ahead!