151st Theater Information Operations Group

MISSION

On order, the 151st Theater Information Operations Group deploys modular and tailorable Information Operations forces worldwide in order to gain and maintain information dominance by conducting Information Warfare in the Information Environment.

Globally engaged, the 151st TIOG is the Army Reserve Information Operations force provider to EUCOM, AFRICOM, CENTCOM, SOUTHCOM and USCC. Since the establishment of the TIOGs in 2009, the demand signal for IO support to theater activities and operations has increased by eight fold. The 151st TIOG executes six recurring FTNs, participates in up to 24 exercises annually, and continues to increase capability and capacity to support increased demand. With information newly established as a Joint Function and ARCYBERs recent declaration of Training Readiness Oversight (TRO) over all IO forces, Information Warfare rapidly evolves. 151st TIOG stands ready and available to meet current and future requirements.

U.S. Army Reserve Veterinarian Provides Realistic Civil Affairs Training at Genesee Country Village and Museum
U.S. Army Reserve Spec. Erik Letson, a Civil Affairs Soldier with B Company, 401st Civil Affairs Battalion, practices the proper technique for holding a sheep so that it can be assessed for disease or injury.
Sept. 16, 2019 - The Army veterinarian at the Genesee Country Village and Museum on Sat., Sept. 7 would not vaccinate the sheep, nor would he provide any clinical diagnoses. Instead, he informed a group of U.S. Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldiers how essential their assistance is to the small community of military veterinarians in foreign assistance and support to civil administration missions.

Law Enforcement, Army, Navy, Air Force Participate in Army Reserve K9 Casualty Training
U.S. Army veterinarians work with various law enforcement agencies to show tactical emergency care for their canine partners during a K9 Tactical Emergency Casualty Care course hosted by the U.S. Army Reserve’s 350th Civil Affairs Command, in Pensacola, Fla. on Sept. 6.
Sept. 13, 2019 - Law enforcement and military K9 handlers from 17 difference organizations from both the state of Florida and Alabama graduated from a day-long K9 Tactical Emergency Casualty Care course hosted by the U.S. Army Reserve’s 350th Civil Affairs Command, in Pensacola, Fla. on Sept. 6, 2019.

Retention Event Creates 100% Qualification Rate
Retention and training event hosted at Camp Atterbury by the U.S. Army Reserve Marksmanship Program consisted of a mix of precision and timed action shooting events shot on paper, pop-up, and steel targets from 25 to 400 meters with an ACFT component. The event also included a formal qualification with a 100% go rate among all participants.
Sept. 5, 2019 - Quality Army Reserve events maximize Soldier retention while providing enhanced training.

The 7th Poznan Fortress Days
U.S. Army Maj. Brett Thompson, B Company commander, 407th Civil Affairs Battalion interacts with a Polish citizen dressed as a World War II reenactor at Poznan Fortress Days event, August 24-25, 2019, in Poznan, Poland. Poznan Fortress Days is an annual two-day Polish holiday, which celebrates Poznan Fortifications from the Middle Ages to the present day. (U.S. Army photo by Pvt. Joanna Gaona Gomez)
Aug. 29, 2019 - Poznan Fortress Days, a two-day holiday commemorating Poznan’s Fortresses, opened with a bang as gun fire echoed off the old brick walls of Fort IV. This is the seventh annual celebration of Poznan Fortress Days, which occurred on August 24- 25 and highlighted over 20 different locations and attractions related to Poznan Fortifications from the Middle Ages to the present day.

U.S. Soldiers train Poland's future defenders
U.S. Soldiers pose with Polish Territorial Defense Forces Soldiers, college ROTC cadets from Wroclaw and high school ROTC cadets from Starachowice at a training event hosted by the Stowarzyszenie bylych zolnierzy (SBZ) Reserve in the outside of Starachowice, Poland, Aug. 17, 2019. The SBZ Reserve is a non-profit organization ran by Polish veterans and is approved by the Polish Ministry of Defense as a training organization for current and future Polish military service members. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Kyle Larsen)
Aug. 21, 2019 - In the early hours of Aug. 17, 2019, branches flung against the window of a vehicle carrying four U.S. Soldiers as they traveled through a forest complex near the Lubianka Reservoir, outside of Starachowice, Poland, on their way to a campground where they were supposed to meet up with Polish Territorial Defense Forces Soldiers, college ROTC cadets from Wroclaw and high school ROTC cadets from Starachowice.

Civil outreach strengthens relationships during Pacific Pathways Exercise Cartwheel
U.S. Army Capt. Devin Devries, who serves in the 351st Civil Affairs Command, as a civil affairs officer, goes through a practical exercise with students on the importance of proper hand washing during a civil and community outreach activity at Ululbau District School in Labasa, Fiji, July 31, 2019. Bilateral exercises, such as Exercise Cartwheel, strengthen our nations' capabilities to respond to crisis situations. The U.S. Army is committed to maintaining a long lasting relationship with its Fijian partners in the Pacific. (U.S. Army Photo by 1st Lt. Mark Sagvold)
Aug. 2, 2019 - Primary school children welcomed the visiting team of U.S. Army civil affairs Soldiers Aug. 1, 2019, to their schools around Labasa, Fiji as a part of the community outreach portion of the Pacific Pathways Exercise Cartwheel 2019.

Soldier's birthday goes up in smoke while training at Fort McCoy
Spc. Alexandra Vanoverbeke, a U.S. Army Reserve psychological operations specialist with the 13th Psychological Operations Battalion, from Arden Hills, Minnesota, poses for a photo shortly after working through the training lanes for a combat lifesaver course at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, July 18, 2019. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. David Graves)
July 31, 2019 - Spc. Alexandra Vanoverbeke spent her 24th birthday with her hands covered in blood. The smoke of birthday candles was far from her mind as she peered through thick smoke rising from a nearby vehicle explosion. “Ricky! Ricky, can you hear me!?” she shouted into the dense scene in front of her.

USACAPOC Soldiers immerse themselves in the French language
His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, left, shakes hands with SPC Danielle Arristide, center, during the Language Immersion Program in France last week as other USACAPOC(A) Soldiers gather around. The Language Immersion Program event is a USAID-led and developed interagency program. (Photo by official Palace photographer, Mr. Gaetan Luci)
July 30, 2019 - Army Reserve Soldiers from United States Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) enhanced their ability to speak French during the USAID-led and developed Interagency Language Immersion Program.

Combat lifesaver course brings new challenges for Soldiers
Capt. Sean Flanagan, a U.S. Army Reserve officer with the 319th Psychological Operations Company, 13th PSYOP Battalion, poses for a portrait after completing a medical training exercise at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, July 18, 2019. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Staff Sgt. Nicholas De La Pena)
July 25, 2019 - With uniforms stripped of name tapes, rank, and unit patches, U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from the 13th Psychological Operations Battalion based out of Arden Hills, Minnesota, tested their combat medical skills in a culminating training lane under simulated combat conditions at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, July 18, 2019.

Soldiers refresh combat lifesaving skills
Spc. Ayanfe Afelumo, a U.S. Army Reserve Soldier from the 13th Psychological Operation Battalion, poses for a portrait near simulated smoke at the Medical Simulation Training Center during a combat lifesaver course at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, July 18, 2019. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Staff Sgt. Brigitte Morgan)
July 22, 2019 - Every Soldier who graduates from Army basic training is trained and proficient in basic warrior tasks. However, without practice these skills become perishable. In the case of combat lifesaving, it could mean life or death on the battlefield.
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