Lt. Col. Michael Hlad

III MEF Information Group

Lt. Col. Michael Hlad addresses Marines and families during the Defense Cyberspace Operations Internal Defense Measure Company’s activation ceremony at Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Dec. 7, 2018. Hlad served as the reviewing officer during the ceremony. DCO-IDM Company is III MEF Information Group’s first line of defense against cyber-attacks in the Indo-Pacific region. Hlad is the battalion commander of 7th Communication Battalion, III Marine Expeditionary Force Information Group.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alexis B. Betances)

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