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Iraqi Security Force Order of Battle Published at Montrose Toast Written by DJ Elliott Appendix B Standard Tables of Organization Equipment/Notes

Iraqi Order of Battle (OOB) Command

(ICOD: 31 July 2013)

Table of Organization/Equipment
Standardized Iraqi Army Division
Special Troops Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Military Police Company Medical Field Unit Operations Center HQ Troops HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts Medical Company Div's I&R HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Commando [ISR] Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Intelligence Company 3x (AAslt) Scout Companies Route-Clearance Engineering Platoon

Anti-Tank Battalion [ATGW] Field Air Defense Regiment Signals Regiment

Engineer Brigade
Brigade Special Troops Battalion Field Engineer Regiment Bridge Regiment Combat Engineer Regiment Chemical Defense Regiment Brigade Support Battalion
4x Line

Brigades
Garrison Support Unit Engineer Company Explosive Ordinance Disposal Company Intelligence & Reconnaissance Company Military Police Company Signals Company

Brigade Special Troops Battalion

planned Probably planned IOC 2013; structure unk; planned Probably planned Structure indefinite; Construction Bn Structure indefinite; only in 9th Div ATT Structure indefinite; probably planned; only in IGFC so far; Structure indefinite; Probably planned Each Brigade with: HQ Troops HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Scout Company

3-5x Line Battalions

Brigade Mortar Battalion


Garrison Support Unit 3x 120mm Mortar Batteries Security Company Engineer Platoon

[see below for known line bn types] 18 120mm Mortars HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts 6 120mm Mortars each

Brigade Support Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Field Workshop Medical Company Security Company Transport Company

Sustainment Battalion HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts Maintenance Company

Division Artillery Command


Brigade Special Troops Battalion 4x Field Artillery Regiment
Garrison Support Unit 3x Howitzer or MRL Batteries Security Company Signals Company Engineer Company or Platoon forming Jul13 2/Div formed 2013; Planned IOC 2011-13; each battalion with: HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts 6 guns/launchers per battery

Brigade Support Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Field Workshop Medical Company Security Company Transport Company

Probably planned; Sustainment Battalion HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts Maintenance Company

Provisioning Brigade
Location Command
Garrison Support Unit Field Workshop Medical Company Security Company Transport Company

Support Brigade Sustainment Battalion HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts Maintenance Company

Base Defense Unit


Garrison Support Unit 3x Security Companies Military Police Company

Security Battalion HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Field Factory Training Center

Maint Bn; U/I structure; Training Battalion; U/I structure

Iraqi Army Battalions:


Commando Battalion Commando Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Engineer Platoon Scout Platoon 4x Commando Companies

Battalion types do not incl those listed above IA honorific for Infantry/Motorized Bns; Divisional Commando [ISR] Battalion listed above. ISOF; 440 pers; 45 HMMWVs HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Counter-Terrorist Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Scout Platoon 4x Counter-Terrorism Companies

ISOF; 45 HMMWVs HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Infrastructure Engineer Battalion


Garrison Support Unit 2x Security Companies Bridge Company Electric Repair Company Pipeline Repair Company

900 pers HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Infantry Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Engineer Platoon Scout Platoon 4x Infantry Companies Mortar Battery

754 pers/15-45 HMMWV; most are truck motorized HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Engineer Platoon Scout Platoon 3x Scout Car Companies

4-6 81mm Mortars 35 EE-9 and 15 HMMWV HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Marine Commando Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Scout Platoon Diver Platoon 4x Marine Companies Security Company Assault Boat Company HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Mechanized Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Engineer Platoon Scout Platoon 4x Mechanized Infantry Companies Mortar Battery

36 MICVs/APCs HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Motorized Battalion

9 APCs/MICVs & 2 HMMWVs each company 4-6x 81mm Mortars 30-45 HMMWVs and ~25 Lt APC

Garrison Support Unit Engineer Platoon Scout Platoon 4x Motorized Infantry Companies Mortar Battery

HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

Tank Regiment
Garrison Support Unit Engineer Platoon Scout Platoon Mechanized Infantry Company 3x Tank Companies Mortar Battery

ea w/ 125 pers, 5-6 wheeled APCs, 6x6s & 6-7 HMMWV 4-6x 81mm Mortars 35 Tanks/2 rcv vehicles/9 APCs HQ, Admin, Maint, Med, Supply & Trans Plts

9 APCs/MICVs & 2 HMMWVs 11 tanks per company 4-6x 81mm Mortars

Standardized Iraqi FP Division


Special Troops Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Garrison Defense Unit Explosive Ordinance Disposal Company Medical Company Signals Company HQ Troops Headquarters Support Company Security Company

Quick Reaction Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Garrison Defense Unit 3-4x Motorized Companies 0-1x Lt Mechanized Company 4x Federal Headquarters Support Company Security Company 4 Motorized/Lt Mech companies total. Each Brigade with: HQ Troops Headquarters Support Company Security Company Scout Company

Police Brigades

Brigade Special Troops Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Garrison Defense Unit Intelligence & Reconnaissance Company Explosive Ordinance Disposal Company 3x Federal Police Battalions Garrison Support Unit Scout/SF Platoon Explosive Ordinance Platoon 4x Federal Police Companies

Headquarters Support Company

Emergency Response Brigade


Brigade Special Troops Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Garrison Defense Unit Intelligence & Reconnaissance Company Explosive Ordinance Disposal Company

ADCON vice OPCOM; Each Brigade with: HQ Troops Headquarters Support Company Security Company Scout Company

3x Emergency Response Battalions Garrison Support Unit Training Company Garrison Defense Unit 3-4x Assault Companies 0-1x Lt Mechanized Company

Emergency Response Force; 725 pers Headquarters Support Company Security Company 125 pers each 4 Aslt/Lt Mech companies total. Probable HQ Troops; Probable planned Headquarters Support Company Security Company Scout Company Existing/forming Probable planned Probable planned Existing/forming Battalion types do not incl those listed above DBE Headquarters Support Company

Sustainment Brigade
Brigade Special Troops Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Garrison Defense Unit Engineer Company Explosive Ordinance Disposal Company

Sustainment Battalion Maintenance Battalion Motor Transport Battalion Training Academy

Iraqi Ministry of Interior Battalions:


Border Battalion
Garrison Support Unit Scout/SF Platoon 4x Security Companies

Border Commando Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Scout/SF Platoon 4x Motorized Companies

DBE; Motorized Quick Reaction Force Headquarters Support Company

Emergency Response Unit


Garrison Support Unit 3x Police Companies SWAT/Recon Co

Trained Provincial Police Paramilitary Headquarters Support Company

Emergency Battalion
Garrison Support Unit 3-4x Police Companies

Tribal levies; Mixed training/manning levels Headquarters Support Company

Federal Police Mechanized Battalion


Garrison Support Unit Scout/SF Platoon Explosive Ordinance Platoon Garrison Defense Unit 4x Lt Mech Companies Headquarters Support Company

Security Company