Iraqi Security Forces Order of Battle Published at The Fourth Rail Written By DJ Elliott & CJ Radin email: billroggio@gmail.


Iraqi Order of Battle (OOB) Page 3 (ICOD 30 Jun 2007) Bold is in-lead. No location is briefed minus location. Locs in black are from Jan-Jun 06. Locs in colors are from that specified month: Jul 06/Aug 06/Sep 06/Oct 06/Nov 06/Dec 06/Jan07/Feb07/Mar07/Apr 07/May07/Location Jun07 Command Equipment/Notes

Iraqi Joint Forces Command (JFC)
Headquarters-Baghdad (International Zone)

Iraqi Counter-Terrorist Command (ICTC)
I Special Operations Force (I SOF) (AAslt Brigade) I SOF Special Troops Bn-Baghdad Al Asad (AAslt) Seperate Commando Company Basrah (AAslt) Seperate Commando Company Mosul (AAslt) Seperate Commando Company 2nd (AAslt) Counter-Terrorism Bn-Baghdad 36th (AAslt) Commando Bn-Baghdad ? (Utility Helicopter) SquadronI SOF Brigade Support Bn-Baghdad Special Forces Counter-Terrorism Training Center-Baghdad

Only current operational element is I SOF Bde 1x Co ISF Op Reserve; Planned expansion to Div HMMWV IOC Jul07; plan to grow to Bn (poss future Bde?) IOC May07; plan to grow to Bn (poss future Bde?) IOC May07; plan to grow to Bn (poss future Bde?) HMMWV HMMWV Planned, prob 2nd Squadron HMMWV/6x6

Iraqi Air Force
Headquarters-Baghdad 2nd (Utility Helicopter) Squadron-Taji Air Base 3rd (Reconaisance) Squadron-Kirkuk 4th (Transport Helicopter) Squadron-Taji Air Base 12th (Helicopter Training) Squadron-Taji Air Base 23rd (Transport) Squadron-Al Muthana Air Base 70th (Reconaisance) Squadron-Basrah Air Base Iraqi Air Force Flight School-Kirkuk Iraqi Air Force Technical School-Taji 16xHuey II; prob to be I SOF Bde Avn Bn 4x CH2000 & 1xCaravan 14 of 28x MI-17 operational; only 4 have Def equip 5x Jet Rangers 3x C-130E (+ 3x by 2009) 4x CH2000 & 2x Seekers form by Oct07 Basic Officer/Basic Enlisted/21xTech Courses

Iraqi Navy
Headquarters-Umm Qasr 1st (Patrol Boat) Squadron-Umm Qasr 2nd (Assault Boat) Squadron-Umm Qasr Support & Auxiliary Squadron-Umm Qasr Marine Commando (Wolverines) Bn-Umm Qasr Naval Training Center-Umm Qasr 5x PB 24x RHIB 2x OSV being purchased

Iraqi Support Command (ISC)
Headquarters-Baghdad Regional Support Unit-Al Kasik Regional Support Unit-Habbaniyah Regional Support Unit-Kirkuk Regional Support Unit-Nasiriyah Regional Support Unit-Numaniyah National Support Depot-Taji Taji Regional Medical Clinic-Taji National Maintenance Depot-Taji Supports Mosul Sector Supports Ramadi Sector Supports Kirkuk/Baqubah Sector Supports Basrah Sector Supports Mid-Euphrates Sector 400 pers; Supports RSUs & Baghdad Sector Level II capacity for 14,000 IOC summer07

Iraqi Training and Doctrine Command (ITDC)
Headquarters-Baghdad (International Zone) Tactical Training Command HQ-Baghdad 1st National Training Bn-Kirkush 2nd National Training Bn-Kirkush 3rd National Training Bn-Numaniyah 4th National Training Bn-Numaniyah Besmaya Military Training Complex-Besmaya 8wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle 8wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle 8wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle forming 30km E Baghdad; Cap: 2 Bns; Urban Aslt, Pistol, MG, Tank & AC Ranges; Land Nav, Convoy, Mort & Sniper trng. 600 staff; 220sq km Moving to Besmaya Range by fall-07 aka Infantry School 5wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle 5wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle Trng IA elm Joint MP Bde 24Feb07

Bomb Disposal (EOD) School-Az Zubayr Combined Arms School-Besmaya Range Al Kindi Regional Military Training Center-Mosul NCO Academy-Mosul Al Kut Regional Military Training Center-Kut Numaniyah Military Police School-Numaniyah NCO Academy-Numaniyah

Habbaniyah Regional Military Training Center-Habbaniyah 5wk Bootcamp/2200 per cycle Infantry School-Al Asad (CampYasser) 10day school in advanced Inf tactics NCO Academy-Habbaniyah K1 Regional Military (SIB) Training Center-Kirkuk 8wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle Counter-Insergency Academy-Kirkuk NCO Academy-Kirkuk Shaibah Regional Military Training Center-Shaibah 5wk Bootcamp Joint Leadership Academy-Shaibah IOC Late-2007; IA/IP/DBE trng Taji Regional Military Training Center-Taji 8wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle Combat Arms School-Taji Counter-Insergency Academy-Taji Engineer School-Taji 7wk School; 300/class; Max 500; trng on ILAV Iraqi Military Intelligence Academy-Taji Max 300 students; Basic MI, CI, HUMINT, Voice Intercept, Recon&Surv, Analysis, Collection Mgmt Iraqi Army Supply Support Institute (IASSI) -Taji 16 schools NCO Academy-Taji Signals School-Taji Taji Military Police School-Taji Tikrit Regional Military Training Center-Tikrit 8wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle NCO Academy-Tikrit Tallil Regional Military Training Center-Nasariyah 8wk Bootcamp/1800-2000 per cycle NCO Academy-Nasariyah National Defense University HQ-Baghdad (International Zone) Joint Staff College-Ar Rustimiyah Iraqi Military Academy Ar Rustimiyah-Ar Rustimiyah 9mo/3 cycles/~1000 grads per yr Iraqi Military Academy Nasariyah-Camp Ur 9mo/3 cycles/600+ grads per yr-expanding? Iraqi Military Academy Qalachwalan-Qalachwalan 9mo/3 cycles/600+ grads per yr-expanding? Iraqi Military Academy Zahko-Zahko 9mo/3 cycles/600+ grads per yr-expanding?

Iraqi Ground Forces Command (IGFC)
Headquarters-Baghdad (International Zone)