898th Brigade Engineer Battalion

"First Into Battle"


Federal Mission: On Order the 898th Brigade Engineer Battalion conducts mobilization and deploys to a post-mobilization training site and, upon validation, to a designated contingency area of operations by sea, land, or air; occupies staging areas prepared for combat.  On order, the Battalion conducts combat support operations as part of the 81st Brigade Combat Team, or a designated contingency force headquarters.

State: The 898th Brigade Engineer Battalion is prepared to protect life and property; to preserve peace, order, and public safety; and/or to conduct disaster relief operations.

898th BEB Chain of Command

Commander - LTC Josh Barrow

Command Sergeant Major - CSM Kelly Wickel


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