8th ACR Guard Company BAF

The task of the 8th ACR Guard Company BAF (BAF – Bagram Air Field), ACR Task Force, on the allied Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan was to carry out security measures in the northern part of Bagram, Parwan Province, within joint operations with Americans and Afghan partners. Their goal was to deflect hostile activities against the allied base.

The task was implemented by vehicles' and on-foot patrols.

The 8th company size was 169 soldiers.

The commander assumed the operational task on April and his unit will serve at Bagram till 11th October 2017.

The core of the unit was formed by personnel of the 102nd Reconnaissance Battalion based in Prostejov and 53rd Reconnaissance and Electronic Warfare Regiment based in Opava.

The company was complemented by specialists from the following military units:

532nd Electronic Warfare Battalion Opava
22nd Helicopter Air Base Sedlec
103rd CIMIC/PSYOPS Centre Olomouc
44th Light Motorised Battalion Jindrichuv Hradec
31st Regiment of Radiological, Chemical and Biological Protection Liberec
Logistics Agency Stara Boleslav

Captain Milan Nemec

Commander of the 8th ACR Guard Company BAF:

  • Captain Milan Nemec

The company's commander assumed his operational task on 11th April 2017, and the company servedin Bagram till 11th October 2017.

Previous units:

Last update: October 13, 2017