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Colonel Taisuke Fujimura

Colonel Taisuke Fujimura

Deputy Commander of ARDB, JGSDF, Japan

Military Career:

March 1991 Officer Candidate School

September 1991 Rifle Platoon Ldr, 18th Infantry Regiment

March 1996 Intelligence Platoon Ldr, 18th Infantry Regiment

March 1998 Assistant S-3, 18th Infantry Regiment

March 1999 S2, 18th Infantry Regiment

August 1999 Command and General Staff Course, GSDF Staff College

August 2001 Assistant S-3 1st Airborne Brigade

December 2002 Studied Abroad (USAJFKSWCS)

March 2004 Commander 302nd Special Operations Company, JSOG

April 2006 Education & Training Program Division, Ground Staff Office

March 2008 Chief of R&D section, and S3, JSOG

April 2011 G2, 7th Division

August 2012 National Institute for Defense Studies

September 2013 Chief, Public Affairs Office, Northern Army

August 2015 G3, 14th Brigade

August 2017 Commander, Special Operations Group

August 2020 Chief, Special Operations Office, Japan Joint Staff Office

December 2022 Current Assignment



  • We are extremely excited to convene the community at SOF Week 2024. This convention for U.S. and International SOF will include a diverse slate of programs, to include professional development sessions, interactive discussions about the future of SOF, and an up-close view of some of the best tech available to our warfighters. GSOF looks forward to working with USSOCOM to make SOF Week 2024 an impactful event.
    Stuart Bradin
    President and CEO, GSOF


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