56th Information Operations Group

Federal Mission: 56th Information Operations Group provides trained and ready, tailored Information Operations forces to Army Service Component Commands and Combatant Commands to synchronize Information Operations efforts across all phases of operations.

State Mission:  56th Information Operations Group forward deploys a JISC and staff augmentation to the Joint Task Force responding in support of State emergency and contingency operations.


56th Information Operations Chain of Command

Commander – Col. Curt Simonson

Command Sergeant Major – CSM Steve Strand


Units of the 56th Information Operations Group

156th Information Operations Battalion

110th Information Operations BN (Maryland)

341st Military Intelligence Battalion

A Co. 1-19th Special Forces Group

Special Operations Detachment - Pacific Command

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