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For newcomer informtion click here.

Further questions concerning in-processing can be directed to:
229th Military Intellignece Battalion, ATTN: S1
431 Rifle Range Road
BLDG 616, Taylor Hall
Presidio of Monterey, California 93944
COM: 831-242-6336
For housing information click here.
For additional U.S Army Garrison, Presidio of Monterey services and support click here.
For the Presidio of Monterey Family and MWR website click here.
To see further in-processing requirements use the below language guide and select your respective company logo located on right side panel.
A Co -  Arabic (Modern Standard and Iraqi dialects), French
B Co - Phase IV, Russian
C Co - Arabic (Laventine and Egyptian dialects)
D Co - Korean, Chinese, Tagalog, Japanese
E Co - E-7 and above (all undergraduate, continuing education, and strategic language course)
F Co - Persian Farsi, Spanish, Afghan Pashto, Indonesian and Urdu





Commander's Priorities and Intent


  • Create a safe and positive environment to succeed – SHARP
  • Foster academic success and reduce attrition
  • Balance academic and military training requirements
  • Enforce standards and discipline
  • Ensure Soldiers are physically, mentally, and spiritually/emotionally fit
  • Develop agile and adaptive leaders



Enduring Key Tasks:

  • 24/7 leadership
  • Have competence, commitment, and character
  • Treat everyone with dignity and respect
  • Take care of each other, our families, and the community
  • Work as a team

End State: The 229th Military Intelligence Battalion partners effectively with the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center to achieve and maintain a 2/2/1+ production rate of 75% or greater and an attrition rate of less than 17%, and with 30% or greater of students completing DLIFLC achieving ILR 2+/2+/2. Soldiers and Family members experience a positive and safe environment for success. The battalion fosters a positive Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP) and Equal Opportunity (EO) climate, conducive to the development of ready and resilient Soldiers and their Families.