The 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, of Pierre, provides command and control and supervision for four units with more than 500 Soldiers in six communities throughout South Dakota. With about 70 assigned members, the 152nd Headquarters and Headquarters Company serves as a battalion higher headquarters to assist assigned units in meeting training, administrative and logistical requirements and achieve readiness. The unit can also deploy worldwide to provide multifunctional combat support and combat service support to forces throughout an area of operations in a combat theater.
The CSSB serves as the command element for Task Force 152 and supports civil authorities in emergency and disaster response to meet its homeland defense and state mission requirements. The CSSB has a unique, additional mission requirement to provide an Initial Response Team for the Solem Women’s Prison in Pierre.