Summarized by the Alliance for Fort Gordon
Published November 4, 2022
Col. Benjamin Sangster, commander of the 780th Military Intelligence (MI) Brigade (Cyber), hosted a transition of authority (TOA) ceremony between two Army National Guard (ARNG) formations whereby one battalion transitioned with another to seamlessly continue the Task Force Echo cyberspace mission, October 28 at the Capt. John E. Smathers U.S. Army Reserve Center.
The battalions complete the sixth and begin the seventh iterations of Task Force Echo (TFE). The task force exists under the operational control of the 780th MI Brigade and conducts cyberspace operations in support of U.S. Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM) and the Cyber Mission Force (CMF). The 780th MI Brigade falls under the operational control of U.S. Army Cyber Command.