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United States Army Space and Missile Defense Command


United States Army Space and Missile Defense Command

Space and Missile Defense Command
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia
Active October 1, 1997 -
Country  United States
Allegiance  United States Army
Part of United States Strategic Command
Garrison/HQ Redstone Arsenal
Lieutenant General David Mann
Distinctive Unit Insignia

The United States Army Space and Missile Defense Command (SMDC) is a specialized major command within the United States Army. The command was established in 1997. The SMDC is an organization composed of several components:

The current commander is Lieutenant General David L. Mann.,[2] with Senior Enlisted Advisor Command Sergeant Major James N. Ross.

See also


  1. ^ Associated Press, "U.S. Army tests new dirigible craft to detect cruise missiles", 20 April 2010.
  2. ^ "USASMDC – Lieutenant General Kevin T. Campbell". January 2007. Archived from the original on 13 June 2007. Retrieved 11 April 2007. 

External links

  • Official website
  • Future Warfare Preparation: US Army Space & Missile Defense Command – animated dramatization of various missile defense scenarios (YouTube video made by Delta Research Inc for SMDC)

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