Naval Security Group operations in Japan date back to the establishment of a Communications Supplementary Activity Detachment (COMSUPACT Det) in Ohminato, Japan, in northern Japan, on December 15, 1945.
Christian M Pike, CTTC (EXW/IDW/SW) USN
November 19, 1981 – March, 13 2013
Strategic Radio Direction Finder Station
November 1942 – December 4, 1944
“You who participated in the Battle of Midway today have written a glorious page in our history. I am proud to be associated with you” — Admiral Chester W. Nimitz (June 4, 1942).
In the spring of 1942, Admiral Ernest J. King, Commander in Chief (COMINCH), U.S. Fleet was waging a war on two fronts.
More important now than ever would be Rochefort’s ability to establish credibility — particularly with the new Commander in Chief, U.S. Fleet (COMINCH), Admiral Ernest J. King, and the new CINC PACFLT, Admiral Chester W. Nimitz.