7th Psychological Operations Group

Command Sgt. Maj. Andrew Lombardo, U.S. Army Reserve Command, speaks about the changes and implementation of the new ACFT 2.0. The U.S. Army challenges all Soldiers to pass the ACFT at the gold standard. The ACFT will strengthen our fitness culture, reduce injuries, and increase Army readiness. COVID19 has had an enormous impact on our nation and on our Soldiers. Leadership has assessed the situation and adjusted our implementation of the ACFT across the force. As a result of that assessment, we now introduce ACFT “2.0,” which will physically prepare us all for combat. ACFT 2.0 is the Army’s continuous effort to assess and evolve the ACFT by reviewing its scoring standards and alternate events. Performance data will continue to inform modifications and updates over the next few years. The Army Reserve will remain open and transparent in our scoring standards. When changes are implemented, we will provide appropriate training guidance in our doctrine. For now, no adverse administrative actions will be taken against a Soldier for failing the ACFT. This guidance is in place at least through 31 March 2022.
Maj. Gen. A.C. Roper, deputy commanding general U.S. Army Reserve, talks about the value of life of every U.S. Army Reserve Soldier and the importance of reflectively listening to the concerns and needs of others.


7th Psychological Operations (PSYOP) Group conducts Military Information Support Operations (MISO) during all operational phases ISO NORTHCOM, PACOM and SOUTHCOM IOT influence the behavior of selected target audiences (TA) in support of Geographic Combatant Commands (GCC) and their subordinate commands’ objectives.

Military family continues proud tradition of patriotism, service as officers
Master Sgt. James Ammons, Jr. renders a first salute to his daughter, 2nd Lt. Morgan Ammons. Morgan graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, May 22.
July 13, 2021 - James Ammons Jr. didn’t have to look for heroes as a little boy. Everyone he looked up to looked down at him from his grandmother’s ‘Wall of Heroes,’ as he strolled down the hallway. And they all share a family resemblance...

By the numbers … USACAPOC(A) leads the way with Command Post Exercise – Functional 21-02
U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Zachary H. Bendorf, psychological operations specialist, 11th Psychological Operations Battalion, briefs Brig. Gen. Jeffrey C. Coggin, commanding general, U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne), using the Command Post of the Future (CPOF) platform. Bendorf is able to brief the commanding general on battlefield topsight, collaboration and live data using this system at Command Post Exercise – Functional (CPX-F) at Fort McCoy, Wis., June 10, 2021.
June 21, 2021 - After months of social distancing, the U.S. Army Civil Affairs & Psychological Operations (Command) came out swinging to pack a punch and start the training season with a logistically intense and task demanding Command Post...

Civil Affairs Soldiers conduct English discussion groups in Djibouti
U.S. Soldiers with Civil Affairs East Africa (CA-EA), a forward deployed element of Southern European Task Force - Africa (SETAF-AF) and Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) and students from the American Corner stand together for a picture after completing the English Discussion Group at Djibouti City, Djibouti, May 25, 2021. The Civil Affairs soldiers concluded the final EDG courses with the American Corner students and presented them with certificates for completing the discussion groups.
June 2, 2021 - U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers deployed in support of Civil Affairs East Africa (CA-EA), a forward deployed element of Southern European Task Force - Africa (SETAF-AF) in support of Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa...

USACAPOC(A) G4 represents Army Reserve in Fayetteville Memorial Day Ceremony
U.S. Army Reserve Col. Andrew T. Love, G4 for the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne), places a wreath representing those who served and were lost during World War I while participating in the 2021 Fayetteville, N.C., Memorial Day Ceremony to honor America’s fallen military service members, May 31, 2021, at Freedom Memorial Park.
June 2, 2021 - U.S. Army Reserve Col. Andrew T. Love, G4 for the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) represented the Army Reserve while taking part in the 2021 Memorial Day ceremony at Freedom Memorial...

New languages among many skills developed as civil affairs Soldier
Civil affairs Soldiers Spc. Robert Luginbuhl, left, and Sgt. Andrew Miller provide support for their unit, the 415th Civil Affairs Battalion, during their validation exercise, Crimson Dawn 3.0, at Fort Custer, Augusta, Mich., on March, 18, 2021.
June 2, 2021 - Learning new languages, experiencing world cultures, discovering new geographies, and gaining opportunities to travel. These are just a few of the advantages of being a civil affairs Soldier...

Col. David P. Mann
Commander, 7th Psychological Operations Group (Airborne)

Command Sgt. Maj. Billy D. Lambert
Command Sergeant Major, 7th Psychological Operations Group (Airborne)