Mission & Intent

THE MISSION OF THE 20TH CBRNE COMMAND

The 20th CBRNE Command (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosives) integrates, coordinates, deploys, and provides trained and ready CBRNE forces. Capable of exercising command and control of specialized CBRNE operations to support joint and Army force commanders primarily for overseas contingencies and warfighting operations, but also in support of homeland defense. Maintains technical links with appropriate joint, Army, Federal and State CBRNE assets, as well as the research, development, and technical communities to assure Army CBRNE response readiness.

THE 20TH CBRNE COMMAND VISION

Provide the Army with Ready, Reliable and Globally Responsive CBRNE forces capable of leading and executing CBRNE related operations and activities, anytime, anywhere.

IMPERATIVES

-Highly trained, experienced and bold adaptive leaders

-Soldiers with iron discipline who are mentally and physically tough, masters of their weapons, expert in warrior tasks and battle drills

-Prepared to operate with joint, interagency and multi-national partners
-Total team players

-Maintenance of a sound moral and ethical foundation which are guiding princlples

-Willingness to take risk and seize opportunities

-Flat, fast and precise communications