20th CBRNE

20th Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives 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.


  • Full time focus on combating WMD, countering CBRNE threats and defeating all types of IEDs - tactical through strategic command and control joint, Army and other government agencies' specialized WMD/CBRNE analytic, staff and operational forces

  • Force provider of trained and ready expeditionary CBRNE force packages to execute the wide range of combating WMD missions

  • Reachback communications connectivity from field to subject matter experts at headquarters, national level laboratories, industry, academia or other State/Federal CBRNE resources

  • Core element of Joint Task Force for Elimination of Weapons of Mass Destruction (JTF-E)


1 Never Forget, Always Remember
2 Multi-Domain Battle: Ensuring Joint Force Freedom of action
3 Pearl Harbor Survivor's Story
4 75 Years Later: Pearl Harbor Survivor Richard Schimmel's Story
5 Behavioral Health Care
6 Soldiers Journal: American Indian Veterans
7 Afghan National Army Officer Academy
8 A Native Guard
9 The Old Guard: Memorials
10 Exceptional Diego
11 Army Warfighter Assessment: EOD Assessment (Part 2)
12 Veterans Day Message
13 Secretary of the Army Veterans Day message 2016
14 Special operations forces integrates into AWA 17.1
15 Army Warfighter Assessment: CBRNE Assessment
16 JMRC Fire Phobia Training
17 2016 Best Medic Competition
18 Blended Retirement System
19 Soldier Olympians
20 Start of liberation of Mosul
21 Soldiers Journal: Best Warrior 2016
22 Soldiers Journal: Adaptive Warriors
23 AUSA 2016: Dwight D. Eisenhower Luncheon video
24 Obama visits troops
25 Suicide Prevention Month
26 2016 Drill Sergeant & Platoon Sergeant of the Year Competition
27 Operation Arkansas
28 Gold Star Pin
29 Shoulder to Shoulder: I Will Never Quit on Life
30 SMA Minute: Suicide Prevention
31 Soldiers Journal: Suicide Awareness
32 World Trade Center Man
33 Soldiers Journal: Empire Shield
34 2016 Paralympics: Sgt. Elizabeth Marks
35 2018 Blended Retirement System
36 Soldiers Journal: Warrior Mindset
37 A Brotherhood
38 Soldiers Journal: Fighting Zika
39 Tribute to Women in the U.S. Army
40 A Closer Look - 18th Field Artillery Brigade
41 2016 Olympics: Spc. Paul Chelimo and Spc. Shadrock Kipchircher
42 National Airborne Day
43 2016 Olympic Games: Sam Kendricks
44 The Nation's Global Response Force
45 Soldiers Journal: Gender Integration
46 Soldiers Journal: PACMAN
47 Lt. Col. Charles Kettles' Hall of Heroes Induction Ceremony (Full Version)
48 U.S. Army Rangers conduct water insertion training
49 Soldiers Journal - OPAT
50 How to Earn a Medal of Honor