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LTG LUCKEY DISCUSSES POTENTIAL THREATS, FUTURE PREPAREDNESS (Tufts University) READ MORE »
LTG LUCKEY's INTERVIEW WITH FEDERAL NEWS RADIO LISTEN HERE »
INITIAL MESSAGE TO THE FIELD
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SAFETY MESSAGE READ MORE »
MILITARY FAMILY APPRECIATION MONTH LETTER READ MORE »
EMPLOYER'S SUPPORT OF THE GUARD AND RESERVE LETTER READ MORE »
HOLIDAY LETTER TO THE FIELD READ MORE »


"We are going to build and lead the most capable, the most ready, the most lethal federal reserve force in the history of the United States of America." - LTG Luckey

IN THE NEWS
Celebrating 100 years with first regional warrant officer symposium
Lt. Gen. Charles Luckey, the Chief of Army Reserve and Commanding General of the United States Army Reserve Command, talks with participants be part of his briefing, during the first Regional Warrant Officer Training and Recruiting Workshop at the Timmerman Conference Center, June 30. “I want [you] the warrant officers, to use your experiences to enable the team,” said Luckey. (U.S. Army Reserve Photo by Sgt. Bethany L. Huff)
July 5, 2018 - The 99th Readiness Division hosted the first Regional Warrant Officer Training and Recruiting Workshop at the Timmerman Conference Center, June 30.

New Army Reserve Structure: Regional Focus
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey, Chief of Army Reserve and Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve Command, briefs senior and command volunteer advisors on the future of the Army Reserve during the Senior/Command Volunteer Advisor training at Fort Bragg, N.C., April 21, 2018. The training provides family readiness volunteers with the knowledge and tools needed to support their commanders, soldiers and families in their regions. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Spc. Noel Williams/U.S. Army Reserve Command)
May 3, 2018 - The U.S. Army Reserve Command Family Programs hosted Senior Volunteer Advisor-Command Volunteer Advisor training April 20-22, 2018, to explain structure changes effecting families due to the shifting from command to region focus.

On the road to awesome: An interview with LTG Charles D. Luckey
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey, Chief, U.S. Army Reserve and Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve Command, explains the purpose of the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle for the future of the Army Reserve with U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from the Regional Medic exercise at Fort McCoy, Wis., March 11, 2018. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Spc. Noel Williams/U.S.Army Reserve Command)
May 2, 2018 - As the chief of the Army Reserve and commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve Command, Lt. Gen. Charles Luckey leads a team of more than 200,000 Soldiers and civilians across all 50 states, U.S. territories, and more than 30 countries. During his three recent combat tours and a civilian career in law, he has continually led by example. Here are his thoughts on the role the Army Reserve plays in sustaining the force.

Heroism outside of combat
Members of the Republican baseball team pose for a picture during a ceremony April 26, 2018, at the U.S. Capitol building in Washington D.C. Wenstrup received the Soldier's Medal by providing life-saving treatment to Representative Steve Scalise gunshot wounds with minimal first aid equipment, June 14, 2017, in Alexandria, Virginia.
April 27, 2018 - For Col. Brad Wenstrup, a combat veteran who served 14 months as chief surgeon at the Abu Ghraib prison hospital, years of training kicked in when the gunfire erupted. In an instant, he was faced with a casualty situation and more than a dozen lives at risk, including his own.

Army Reserve Soldiers sharpen disaster response skills
Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Robert Johnson (left), the noncommissioned officer-in-charge of non-ambulatory decontamination operations and native of Columbia, South Carolina, assigned to the 414th Chemical Company, 415th Chemical Brigade, 76th Operational Response Command, assist his team of Soldiers in processing an
April 17, 2018 - When a national disaster of devastating proportions strikes, overwhelming local and state authorities and resources, those in desperate need of life-saving support look to a special group of Soldiers for assistance; heroes who constantly stand at the ready to respond, save lives and prevent suffering.

Jumping into new grounds
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers with the 364th Expeditionary Sustainment Command use a camouflage net to conceal Jump Tactical Operations Center Coyote in Fort Knox, Ky., March 22, 2018, during Combined Situational Training Exercise - Bridge. The jump TOC demonstrated the 364th ESC's capability to perform sustainment operations from a mobile environment.
April 4, 2018 - The combat boots of approximately 15 U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers with the 364th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) sunk into snow and thick mud as the small team hustled to build a secondary tactical operations center comprised of two expanding vans and supported by one generator, two satellite terminals and three HUMVEEs during Combined Situational Training Exercise - Bridge in Fort Knox, Kentucky., March 21, 2018.

Bridge CSTX expands to gap Reserve readiness
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers, assigned to the 327th Quartermaster Battalion, based in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, conduct three-to-five second buddy rushes as part of their reacting to direct fire training, ahead of their lanes training validation, during Combat Support Training Exercise 78-18-03, at Fort Knox, Kentucky, Mar. 19, 2018. CSTX 78-18-03 ensures that America’s Army Reserve units and Soldiers are trained and ready to deploy on short-notice and bring capable, combat-ready, and lethal firepower in support of the Army and our joint partners anywhere in the world. 

(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Anthony L. Taylor)
March 27, 2018 - Crawling through the dirt, communicating using hand and arm signals, and rushing three to five seconds across a field is but a few of the basic skill level one tasks that U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers were executing at the Army Reserve’s Bridge Combat Support Training Exercise 78-18-03, Mar. 1 - 29, 2018.
READING LIST
The Common Good
Robert Reich


Brown's Job

Robley Feland

Tribe
Sebastian Junger

Message to Garcia

Elbert Hubbard

Saving Daylight
Jim Harrison

Radical Inclusion
Martin Dempsey

This Land of Strangers
Robert Hall

Losing Moses on the Freeway
Chris Hedges

The Fourth Industrial Revolution
Kiaus Schwab

Speed of Trust
Stephen M.R. Covey

The Accidental Superpower
Peter Zeihan

The Absent Superpower
Peter Zeihan

Wages of Rebellion
Chris Hedges

Common Things
Jedediah Purdy

The Road to Character
David Brooks

Odysseus In America: Combat Trauma and the Trials of the Homecoming
Jonathan Shay

Why Teach?:  In Defense of a Real Education
Mark Edmunson

In Search of Small Gods
Jim Harrison

The Shape of the Journey
Jim Harrison

Coming Apart

Charles Murray

Discover Your True North
Bill George

 

The U.S. Army Operating Concept - Win in a Complex World
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The Army Vision - Strategic Advantage in a Complex World

Army.Mil | Published 11 May 2015

TRAIN TO WIN IN A COMPLEX WORLD

ArmyPubs.Army.Mil | Published 05 Oct 2016