2nd Psychological Operations Group (Airborne)
The 2nd Psychological Operations Group (Airborne), is an US Army Reserve Component of Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command.
When called to active duty, it augments the 4th Psychological Operations Group (Airborne) in deploying anywhere in the world on short notice, and planning, developing, and conducting Civil Affairs and Psychological operations in support of Unified Commanders, coalition forces, or other government agencies as directed by the National Command Authority.
The 2nd Psychological Operations Group was originally constituted on 29 October 1965 in the Regular Army. It activated on 20 December 1965 at Fort Bragg, NC. It inactivated there on 13 September 1972.
Redesignated on 30 October 1975 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 2nd Psychological Operations Group, it was concurrently withdrawn from the Regular Army, allotted to the Army Reserve, and activated at Parma, OH. Reorganized, it was redesignated on 18 September 1990 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Psychological Operations Group.
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