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What does JAGD stand for?

JAGD stands for Judge Advocate General's Department

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After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, and the rapid expansion of the Army in the weeks and months that followed America's entry into World War II, the Judge Advocate General's Department (JAGD) recognized that the old way of preparing lawyers for service as judge advocates (JAs) would no longer work; "on the job training" took too long and the hundreds of new lawyers entering the Department had to be ready in the shortest possible time to serve in a variety of locations at home and overseas.
6) But atypical in that a lawyer from the Judge Advocate General's Department was present (though typical in that this lawyer was the prosecutor, that the other "judge advocates" present were from other branches of service, and that they may not have been lawyers at all).