U.S. Army South


U.S. Army South (ARSOUTH) conducts security cooperation and responds to contingencies as part of a whole-of-government approach in conjunction with partner nation armies in the U.S. Southern Command Area of Responsibility as the Theater Army in order to strengthen regional security and counter transnational threats in defense of the homeland.


  • MG Daniel Walrath
Commanding General MG Daniel Walrath
  • CSM William M. Rinehart Command Sergeant Major CSM William M. Rinehart
  • BG Alcides V. Faria, Jr Deputy Commanding General, Interoperability BG Alcides V. Faria, Jr
  • BG Irene Zoppi Director, Army Reserve Engagement Cell (AREC) BG Irene Zoppi
  • BG Reginald G.A. Neal Director of National Guard Affairs (NG-A) BG Reginald G.A. Neal
  • Mr. Drew G. Blakeney Foreign Policy Advisor Mr. Drew G. Blakeney

Additional Information

Mission Statement U.S. Army South (ARSOUTH) conducts and supports multinational operations and security cooperation in the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility in order to counter transnational threats and strengthen regional security in defense of the homeland.

Vision Statement A flexible, agile and responsive Army Service Component Command capable of simultaneously conducting Theater Security Cooperation and Contingency Operations for U.S. Southern Command and Department of the Army.

Area of Responsibility U.S. Army South is the Army Service Component Command of U.S. Southern Command. SOUTHCOM's area of responsibility encompasses 31 countries and 15 areas of special sovereignty in Central and South America, and the Caribbean and covers about 15.6 million square miles. Click here for more information about SOUTHCOM's area of responsibility.


1 Engineers support Beyond the Horizon in Guatemala
2 Happy 244th birthday Army!
3 Beyond The Horizon 19 MEDRETE
4 FA HUM 19
5 Beyond The Horizon Opening Ceremony
6 U.S. Army South hosts a SHARP event on JBSA on April 17.
7 2019 ARSOUTH NCO Induction
8 Operation Together Forward
9 Galleon minute - 2018 International Military Justice Forum
10 Galleon minute - JFLCC Conference
11 Galleon minute - U.S., Colombian Army Staff Talks
12 Galleon minute - Peru Staff Talks
13 U.S. and Brazil M88 Joint Visual Inspection TV Story
14 Deployable Command Post
15 Colombian Key Leader Visit
16 Army South News Update-November2012
17 Colombian Military and Business Leaders' Visit
18 Army South News Update-October 2012
19 Army South News Update-September2012
20 Conference of the American Armies Legal Conference
21 Army South News Update-July2012
22 Army South News Update-June2012
23 Veterans Day - Army South CG
24 Conference of the American Armies
25 ARSEC-MPEP Conference 2011
26 Pre-Race Hooah Tents - Army 10 Miler