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Civil Affairs Videos

CBS 60 Minutes Story on Special Operations Civil Affairs in Afghanistan. Filmed in 2002

Alanna Mingay wants to pursue a career in humanitarian relief and sees the U.S. Army as a way to do just that.  Is this former Peace Corps volunteer up to the challenge?  Will she become an Army Civil Affairs Specialist (38B)? Learn more about civil affairs specialists at 

Video on 97th Civil Affairs Battalion. The Army Civil Affairs fights a different type of battle on the international field and needs to train in real-life environments domestically before going down range. Describing their mission, needs and benefits of training in U.S. communities, was no easy task. They clicked off their power points and started directing the leaders and decision makers of communities they want to train in to their new video presentation produced by BackLight. 

Civil Affairs Commercial made by Captain Erik Bernard, featuring members in the 84th Civil Affairs Battalion. Throughout the years, from the Korean Conflict to peacekeeping operations in the Balkans, Civil Affairs Soldiers have been on the front lines supporting our nation’s objectives. Today, Civil Affairs Soldiers in both the active and reserve component continue to be an essential element in “securing the victory.”


Today’s Civil Affairs Soldiers are called upon to deploy around the world at a moment’s notice. Putting mission and the citizens of the world above their own needs, Civil Affairs Soldiers will continue to serve the people of this country proudly.

As a part of the European Command’s Humanitarian a Civic Assistance Program, the U.S. Army Reserve 457th Civil Affairs Battalion, the 375th Engineer Company, U.S. Air Force National Guard 164th Civil Engineer Squadron and the Bulgarian Army collaborate to renovate a kindergarten. The Humanitarian and Civic Assistance Program is a series of medical and engineering engagements in several European countries in support of strategic, theater, operational and tactical objectives. (U.S. Army video by Spc. Nathanael Mercado)

Pre-Mission Training (PMT) Video for Delta Company, 96th Civil Affairs Battalion (Airborne) under the leadership of Major Arnel P. David and 1SG Miguel Espinosa. This PMT was completed prior to Delta Company deploying as the Theater Civil Military Support Element for Special Operations Command - Central (SOCCENT) in 2011. 

US Marine Corps Civil Affairs in Afghanistan.

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