Soldiers say leadership critical in enhancing DCGS-A capabilities

Tags: US Army

Soldiers who have used the Distributed Common Ground System-Army, both on and off the battlefield, say that with adequate training, it's an intelligence game changer. Sgt. Troy Thatcher is one such user and proponent. While deployed with the 101st Airborne Division in Afghanistan, he was a junior analyst on a tactical intelligence ground collection team. He described how the Distributed Common Ground System-Army, or DCGS-A, helped make his unit's mission a success. Thatcher, then a sp...
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