He was one of the first automated data processing focused CI agents and used those skills to develop a CI/terrorist threat database that drove the Allied Command Europe
capability to counter emerging threats.
He held significant staff positions at Headquarters Air Force, and retired from active duty as the Chief of Staff, Supreme Headquarters Allied Command Europe
. In retirement General Shaud has remained totally active in directing the Air Force Aid Society, serving as the Executive Director of the Air Force Association, and Director of the Air Force Research Institute.
Our first gender adviser for ISAF was placed in 2009, and now, in Afghanistan, Kosovo and Supreme Headquarters Allied Command Europe
(SHAPE) special Gender Advisers are in place.
His previous duty stations include Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Newport, R.I.; Commander, Military Sealift Command Far East, Yokohama, Japan; Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Sasebo, Japan; Supreme Allied Command Europe
, Casteau, Belgium; USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19); Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Yokosuka, Japan; USS Constellation (CV 64); Naval Air Station Cubi Point, Philippines; and USS Ray (SSN 653).
He subsequently activated the Allied Command Europe
(ACE) and established his headquarters at Roquencourt (Paris) on 2 April 1951.
In 1989, the WPC pioneered distributed wargaming in the first NATO-wide computer-assisted exercise for Allied Command Europe
. Global distributed wargaming became a reality in 1992, when the WPC began a partnership with the Korean Battle Simulations Center to assist in conducting the annual exercise Ulchi Focus Lens for the Korean theater.
From the first entry--the "Able" series of Allied Command Europe
and NATO nuclear weapons exercises--to the last--"Zodiac Beauchamp: Suborbital launch program from Barking Sands, HI, for missile defense-related research purposes, 1990present"--Arkin covers the gamut from unclassified exercises to subcompartments of code-named programs whose existence has been a closely guarded secret.
* ACE (Allied Command Europe
) Mobile Force (Land) during employment of Immediate Reaction Task Force (Land)
The Monchengladbach JHQ is the base for UK Support Command (Germany), which provides administrative and logistical support to British forces on mainland Europe, and Nato's Allied Command Europe
Rapid Reaction Corps.
Both men were serving with the Allied Command Europe
Mobile Land Force's combat service support battalion which is based at Bulford Camp, Wiltshire.