Eastern Army (Japan)

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Eastern Army (Japan)
JGSDF Eastern Army.svg
Active 14 January 1960 – present
Country  Japan
Branch Flag of the Japan Self-Defense Forces.svg Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
Size Army
Part of Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
Garrison/HQ Camp Asaka, Nerima, Tokyo
Commanders
Current
commander
Lt. Gen. Naotada Moriyama

The Eastern Army (東部方面隊, Tōbu Hōmentai?) is one of five active Armies of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force headquartered at Camp Asaka in Nerima, Tokyo. Its responsibility is the defense of the Kantō and the Northern half of the Chūbu region.

Organization[edit]

Camp Asaka
Operational Structure of the Eastern Army 2016
(click image to enlarge)

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