301st Military Intelligence Battalion (United States)

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301st Military Intelligence Battalion
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Coat of Arms
Active 22 June 1949 – 23 February 1953
16 September 1988 – 15 September 1997
16 April 2005 - Present
Country United States
Allegiance Army Reserve
Branch Military Intelligence
Type Separate Battalion
Role Theater Support
Size Battalion
Garrison/HQ Phoenix, Arizona
Motto(s) One Team One Fight!
Commanders
Current
commander
LTC Chavez, John A
Insignia
Distinctive Unit Insignia 301 MI Bn DUI.png

The 301st Military Intelligence Battalion is located in Phoenix, Arizona.

Lineage[edit]

  • Constituted 6 June 1949 in the Organized Reserve Corps as Headquarters, 301st Military Intelligence Platoon.
  • Activated 22 June 1949 at Austin, Texas
  • Reorganized and redesignated 1 September 1950 as Headquarters, 301st Military Intelligence Battalion.
  • Organized Reserve Corps redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve.
  • Battalion Inactivated 23 February 1953 at Austin, Texas
  • Redesignated 16 September 1988 as Headquarters, Headquarters and Service Company, 301st Military Intelligence Battalion, and activated at Pasadena, Texas
    (organic elements concurrently constituted and activated)
  • Battalion inactivated 15 September 1997 at Pasadena, Texas
  • Activated 16 April 2005 with headquarters at Phoenix, Arizona

Mission[edit]

The 301st Military Intelligence Theater Support Battalion (301st MI TSB) is a MIRC-aligned Reserve Intelligence Battalion focused on providing highly trained intelligence Soldiers to facilitate and integrate into military units mobilized around the world. The 301st also trains and prepares for mobilization as a support battalion, focusing on the Pacific Theater under the 500th MI BDE.

301st currently provides training and specialization in the following Intelligence Sections: All-Source, Counter-Intelligence, Human Intelligence, Signals Intelligence, Geospatial Intelligence, and Technical Intelligence.

Unit Structure[edit]

Current Commander: LTC Chavez, John A
CSM: CSM Hale, Brian R
Executive Officer: MAJ Kuck, Michelle E

The 301st MI (TSB) is made up of four companies:

  • Headquarters/Headquarters Detachment: Includes the primary Command Staff, Shops, Logistical and Mechanical support staff.
    • Company Commander: CPT Mitchell, Samuel A
    • Detachment NCO: SFC Rivera, Bernabe


  • Alpha Company: Consists primarily of All-Source, Geospatial, and Signals Intelligence Soldiers with the Emphasis of Fusion Intelligence.
    • Company Commander: CPT Smith, Adam C
    • 1SG: SFC Angulo, David


  • Bravo Company: Located in Hawaii with sister battalion, 205th MI BN. Consists of a mirror structure of Alpha Company.
    • Company Commander: CPT Fetter, Alan R
    • 1SG: SFC Dobrowolsky, Lanikoa K


  • Charlie Company: Consists primarily Counter-Intelligence and Human Intelligence Soldiers.
    • Company Commander: CPT Moulton, Dezarai J
    • 1SG: 1SG Steele, Matthew A


Address[edit]

6201 E Oak Street Phoenix, Arizona 85008 (480) 949-4644

Honors[edit]

  • Campaign Participation Credit: Alpha Company - Iraqi Service Streamer
  • Decorations: none

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