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Information Warfare Community Management

Welcome to the Information Warfare Community (IWC) Manager’s page.  This web page is designed to provide helpful information on the IWC to include general guidance on accessing into the IWC as well as information for current IWC officers.

The IWC Officer Community Managers collectively manage the health and welfare of officer communities with Oceanography (1800), Cryptologic Warfare (1810), Information Professional (1820), Intelligence (1830), and Cyber Warfare Engineer (1840) designators.  Where appropriate, we are involved in LDO and CWO issues for 680X/780X, 681X/781X, 682X/782X, and 683X/783X designators.  The community manager for the LDO/CWO designators can be found at the LDO/CWO community manager web page.

Prospective IWC Officers

If you are new to the Navy, a training attrite or interested in a lateral transfer, please go to the respective community website for initial information and consult any and all of the IWC OCMs so you can make the most informed decision possible. To begin the lateral transfer process, submit your application in accordance with the lateral transfer website.

IWC Officer Reserve Recall

Periodically, the IWC will advertise reserve recall opportunities.  These opportunities are managed by the IWC OCMs.  To apply for a recall, please follow the guidance at the reserve officer recall website

All IWC reserve recall packages should be submitted to the appropriate IWC OCM, see contact info below.

OCM Contact Information

Information Professional (IP) Officer Community Manager
PHONE: (901) 874-2846 (DSN 882)

Cryptologic Warfare (CW)/Cyber Warfare Engineer (CWE) Officer Community Manager
PHONE: (901) 874-3123 (DSN 882)

Intelligence (INTEL) Officer Community Manager
PHONE: (901) 874-3426 (DSN 882)

Oceanography (OCEANO) Officer Community Manager
PHONE: (901) 874-2461 (DSN 882)
FAX: 901-874-2063

Bureau of Naval Personnel
IWC Officer Community Managers
5720 Integrity Drive
Millington, TN 38055-0003


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