MISSION: The 826th Military Intelligence Battalion (Interrogation) conducts theater level interrogation operations, detainee screening, document and media exploitation (DOMEX), target exploitation (TAREX), strategic debriefing, counterintelligence, and analysis in support of the deployed commander's Theater Interrogation Facility (TIF) or as the Army component of the Joint Interrogation and Debriefing Center (JIDC).

VISION STATEMENT:The 826th is a ready, disciplined interrogation battalion that enables lethality through actionable intelligence. Hell's Eagle Soldiers live the Army Values, are dedicated to their fellow Soldiers and are members of the Army Profession. We are experts in our craft, led by empowered, ethical, adaptive, and agile leaders. We deliver unrivaled intelligence capabilities in complex situations and care for our Soldiers and their Families. We and our families are proud members of the Hell's Eagle, Army Reserve Operational Activity, Military Intelligence Readiness Command, United States Army Reserve and Intelligence Community teams and we live up to that legacy every day.


The 826th Military Intelligence Battalion (Interrogation) is looking for Soldiers. Do you have what it takes?

Intelligence Soldiers provide the Army with the information it needs to act and we are looking for those that want to make a difference. Located at Fort Devens, MA, the 826th MI Battalion currently has openings for the following Military Intelligence military occupational specialties (MOSs):

MOS 35F - Intelligence Analyst: Prepares sensitive information and assists in establishing and maintaining systematic, cross-referenced intelligence records and files.

MOS 35L - Counter Intelligence Agent: The Counterintelligence (CI) Agent conducts investigations to detect and counter terrorist threats. The agent identifies and counters activities of any foreign adversary that poses a threat to Army forces. The agent also provides counterintelligence reports, estimates, threat assessments and vulnerability.

MOS 35M - Human Intelligence (HUMINT) Collector (Interrogator): Conducts source operations, interrogations and debriefings to collect time-sensitive information about enemy forces.

MOS 35N - Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Analyst: Performs analysis and reporting of foreign communications and non-communications and relays that information by producing combat, strategic and tactical intelligence reports.

MOS 35P - Cryptologic Linguist: Primarily responsible for identifying foreign communications using signals equipment. This role is crucial as the nation's defense depends largely on information that comes from foreign languages.

MOS 35X - Intelligence Senior Sergeant/Chief Intelligence Sergeant: Supervises intelligence surveillance, collection, analysis, processing, and
distribution activities at the group, division, corps, Army, and comparable or higher echelons.

Warrant Officer openings:

350F - All Source Intelligence Technician: Develops all source intelligence materials from accumulated data, including maps and intelligence information derived from a variety of sources. Assesses reliability of information received, through comparison with previously evaluated information on hand. Maintains close liaison with other staff and specialized intelligence personnel.

351L - Counterintelligence Technician: Conducts investigations/operations by applying sound judgment and analytical reasoning methods, to detect and prevent acts of espionage, sabotage and terrorism directed against DOD activities. Supervises investigative/operational and administrative personnel, and subordinate military and civilian personnel in related jobs.

351M - Human Intelligence Collection Technician: Interrogates, debriefs, translates and interprets according to regulation, the Uniform Code of
Military Justice (UCMJ). Conducts and supervises both combat and strategic interrogation-related duties, to include Military Source Operations (MSO). Develops and approves interrogation plans, document translations and missions. Advises support personnel on the best employment of human intelligence (HUMINT) collector methods and equipment.

If you are looking to "serve with honor, live with purpose", be challenged, desire leadership opportunities or promotion, call us at 976-796-2010 or call one of our partners below:

Future Soldiers - please call the New England Recruiting Battalion, 207-438-8519

Officer/Warrant Officer interest - please call SFC Jamie Johnson, 253-318-6949

Current USAR/ARNG/IRR Soldiers - please call SSG Katie Shaw, 978-413-5267

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MAJ Rinaldo Manago, Commander                                                                 CSM Ryan Crissy, Command Sergeant Major

Contact information:
826th Military Intelligence Battalion (Interrogation)
30 Quebec Street (2nd Floor)
Devens RFTA, MA 01434-4423

MAJ Rinaldo B. Manago
826th Military Intelligence Battalion (Interrogation)
"From Intelligence, Action"
Phone: 978.615.6206
Mobile: 847.514.1801