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Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine
JMTGU LogoJoint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine is the name given to the mission of training, equipping, training center development and doctrinal assistance to the Ukrainian Armed Forces. 7th Army Training Command oversaw the JMTG-U mission, currently manned by Task Force Bowie, 39th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Arkansas Army National Guard.

Prior to that, the JMTG-U mission at Combat Training Center - Yavoriv was manned by TF Gator. 53rd IBCT, Florida Army National Guard. In February, U.S. European Command repositioned Task Force Gator to Grafenwoehr, Germany:

Previously, the JMTG-U mission at CTC-Yavoriv dates back to 2015 and has been supported by U.S. Army units including: 173rd Airborne Brigade, followed by the 79th Infantry Brigade Combat Team out of the California Army National Guard, and the 3rd Infantry Division under the name Fearless Guardian and reporting directly to U.S. Army Europe. Since 2016, the name change to JMTG-U and mission alignment to 7th Army Training Command, it has seen deployments from the Oklahoma National Guard's 45th IBCT, New York National Guard's 27th IBCT, Tennessee Army National Guard’s 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment, the 101st Airborne Division from Fort Campbell, Wisconsin Army National Guard's 32nd IBCT, Illinois Army National Guard’s 33rd IBCT, Washington Army National Guard's 81st SBCT and the Florida Army National Guard's 53rd IBCT.
Mentor and Advise Armed Forces of Ukraine Trainers: U.S. Soldiers, joined by NATO allies and partners, mentored and advised Armed Forces of Ukraine Observer Controller / Trainers at the Combat Training Center located near Yavoriv. This was accomplished by employing a "train-the-trainer" approach, enabling Ukrainians to take the lead in training rotational brigades.
Enable Combat Training Center Capability and Capacity: U.S. Soldiers worked with Armed Forces of Ukraine partners at the Combat Training Center - Yavoriv to develop and implement systems to improve combat training and increase training center capacity. Combat Training Center - Yavoriv delivered Brigade-and-below collective training for Armed Forces of Ukraine Brigades.



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39th Infantry Brigade Combat Team to work with Ukrainian Forces