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U.S. Army Reserve Double Eagle App Check Ins feature: The Check In feature has two uses: general check ins, which are available during events and training, and emergency check ins, which are available during emergency situations. Both are triggered by location and require only one simple action from Soldiers: click the check in button. If Soldiers complete 20 check ins, they receive the status “Super Trainer.” *Users will only be notified of check ins if location services and notifications are enabled.
National POW/MIA Recognition Day is recognized every year on the third Friday of September to honor American service members who have been prisoners of war or have gone missing in action throughout past conflicts. More than 82,000 Americans are still missing.
The U.S. Army Reserve recognizes the history of service and sacrifice of Soldiers with Hispanic heritage who have been part of building and defending the nation.
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Suicides among our ranks affect not only families but also unit readiness and morale - directly hampering the capability, combat-readiness, and lethality of America's Army Reserve.
The Double Eagle App is the latest resource for Soldiers, Family members, and Department of the Army Civilians to get up-to-date information about America's Army Reserve. Available now to download for Apple and Android devices.
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey, chief of the Army Reserve and commanding general, U.S. Army Reserve Command, engages with Soldiers who are prepared to save lives thanks to the advanced medical training they receive through Global Medic, an annual training exercise run by the Medical Readiness and Training Command at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin.
National Preparedness Month, recognized each September, provides an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families now and throughout the year. The 2019 theme is "Prepared, Not Scared."
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey, chief of Army Reserve and commanding general, U.S. Army Reserve Command, wants Soldiers and commands to stay accountable and prepared this hurricane season.
Army Reserve Today is a 30-minute news program highlighting the best stories from around America's Army Reserve — the most capable, combat-ready, and lethal federal reserve force in the history of the nation.
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey, chief of Army Reserve and commanding general, U.S. Army Reserve Command, wants individual Soldiers to ensure they know the basics of their responsibilities by making education and skills training a priority.
Army senior leaders have approved a new strenuous fitness test designed to better prepare Soldiers for combat tasks, reduce injuries and lead to ample cost savings across the service. The six-event readiness assessment, called the Army Combat Fitness Test, is intended to replace the current three-event Army Physical Fitness Test, which has been around since 1980. Beginning October 2020, all Soldiers will be required to take the new gender- and age-neutral test. Before that, field testing set to begin this October will allow the Army to refine the test, with initial plans for up to 40,000 Soldiers from all three components to see it.
If you are interested in receiving an Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) scholarship and commissioning into the Army Reserve, the GRFD Scholarship Minuteman Campaign covers 4 years of full tuition and fees or $10,000 for room and board at colleges and universities served by an Army ROTC program.
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Lt. Col. Lisa Jaster continues to lead the way after historic Ranger School accomplishment
U.S. Army Reserve Maj. Lisa Jaster and Soldiers part of her engineering advising team pose in front of the Iraqi security forces Engineer School after their key leader engagement at Taji Military Complex, Iraq, Feb. 20, 2018. Now a Lieutenant Colonel, Jaster is serving as the executive officer for the U.S. Army Reserve’s 420th Engineering brigade. (U.S. Army photo by 1st Lt. Darren T. Herring Jr.)
Sept. 19, 2019 - U.S. Army Reserve Lt. Col. Lisa Jaster was 37 years old when she attended Ranger school. While the average age of attendees in the course ranges in the early 20s, that didn’t deter her, and in October of 2015 she graduated from the course. She was first woman in the U.S. Army Reserve to do so. Nearly four years later her advice to others is simple.

Sharpened Steel Improves Leadership, Training
Sgt. 1st Class Herolaga engages targets offhand after conducting a speed reload drill. Rapid target engagement and drills useful in combat are tested in Excellence In Competition.
Sept. 19, 2019 - Events held by the Hatchet Battalion leads to multiple Soldier training successes, Excellence In Competition, and the Army Reserve's national-level marksmanship program.

Army Reserve premier exercise, CSTX, continues to evolve during Fort McCoy training
U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Brandon Hinkin, 596th Movement Control Team, watches for opposing forces (OPFOR) after a simulated attack on a Tactical Assembly Area (TAA) during Combat Support Training Exercise (CSTX) 86-19-04 at Fort McCoy, Wis., Aug. 20, 2019.  CSTX 86-19-04 is a Combat Support Training Exercise that ensures America’s Army Reserve units and Soldiers are trained and ready to deploy 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 Spc. John Russell/86th Training Division)
Sept. 18, 2019 - The Combat Support Training Exercise (CSTX) hosted by the 86th Training Division (TD) at Fort McCoy has undergone an evolution in recent years, but most of those changes have taken place in the past two years. This year’s two exercises in July and August were evidence of those changes.

Four days with the 353rd Transportation Company
Sgt. First Class Joshua Anderson of the 353rd Transportation Company exits the CS Chamber at Camp Ripley, Minn., after testing the functionality of his mask. (US Army photo by Staff Sgt. Adriane Kientzy, released)
Sept. 18, 2019 - The Soldiers of the 353rd Transportation Company, located in Buffalo, Minn., arrived at 6 a.m. On Thursday, Sept. 12 to a rainy day to start their unit level four day weapons qualification here. One hundred and ten Soldiers convoyed in their M915A5 semi-tractor to their temporary duty station for the weekend.

After 15 years, Miami Soldier returns for new Iraq mission
Master Sgt. Maynor Reyes of Miami oversees numerous engineering and construction projects on Erbil Air Base in northern Iraq, where he is deployed with the St. Petersburg-based 641st Regional Support Group. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Kahlil Dash)
Sept. 17, 2019 - The last time Maynor Reyes had set foot in Iraq, Lebron James was a high school hoops star, “The Apprentice” had yet to debut on television, and Saddam Hussein was still in power in Baghdad – the destination of the rapidly advancing U.S. forces that the young Staff Sgt. Reyes was tasked with keeping supplied.

807th MC(DS) Leader Engages with Cadets at Patriot Day Observance
Lt. Col. Thomas Hrabal spoke to cadets (grades 7-12K) at the Utah Military Academy, Hill Field Campus, during a 2019 Patriot Day Observance, Riverdale, Utah, September 11, 2019. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class John Cunningham)
Sept. 17, 2019 - 807th Medical Command (Deployment Support) Deputy Chief of Staff, Plans and Operations, Lt. Col. Thomas W. Hrabal, spoke to cadets (grades 7-12K) at the Utah Military Academy, Hill Field Campus, during a 2019 Patriot Day Observance, Riverdale, Utah, September 11, 2019.

U.S. Army Reserve Veterinarian Provides Realistic Civil Affairs Training at Genesee Country Village and Museum
U.S. Army Reserve Spec. Erik Letson, a Civil Affairs Soldier with B Company, 401st Civil Affairs Battalion, practices the proper technique for holding a sheep so that it can be assessed for disease or injury.
Sept. 16, 2019 - The Army veterinarian at the Genesee Country Village and Museum on Sat., Sept. 7 would not vaccinate the sheep, nor would he provide any clinical diagnoses. Instead, he informed a group of U.S. Army Reserve Civil Affairs Soldiers how essential their assistance is to the small community of military veterinarians in foreign assistance and support to civil administration missions.

Ammunition Instructor Wins 94th Training Division’s Best Warrior Competition
Army Reserve Soldiers of the 94th Training Division-Force Sustainment gathered at Joint Base McGuire–Dix–Lakehurst, New Jersey for a grueling week-long Best Warrior Competition. Competitors mental and physical toughness was put to the test as they endured early morning and late-night events where only one competitor would claim the title for this competition.
Sept. 16, 2019 - Waking up at a quarter to midnight to put together an M-16 rifle and an M-9 pistol was not a dream for Sgt. Antonio Delgado, 5/80th Ordnance Battalion, 2nd Brigade (Ordnance), 94th Training Division – Force Sustainment, but the end to day three of the 94th TD Best Warrior Competition held here on Aug. 14-18, 2019.

The seven newest units in the Army Reserve
SEMBACH, Germany—U.S. Army Reserve Col. Scott K. Thomson, Deputy Commander of the 7th Mission Support Command, officiates the activation of the 510th Regional Support Group and subordinate units in a ceremony held here at United Sates Army Garrison, Rheinland-Pfalz Sembach Kaserne on Sept. 14, 2019. (U.S. Army Reserve Photo by Sgt. Daniel J. Friedberg, 7th Mission Support Command Public Affairs Office)
Sept. 14, 2019 - SEMBACH, Germany— The seven newest units in the United States Army Reserve were activated in a ceremony at U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz, Sembach Kaserne on Sept 14, 2019, under the 7th Mission Support Command.

Multiservice medical personnel build skills during training at Fort McCoy
Army medical personnel apply care to a simulated patient Aug. 20, 2019, during a Global Medic 2019 training scenario at a training combat support hospital on Integrated Tactical Training Base Liberty on North Post at Fort McCoy, Wis. (U.S. Army photo by Aimee Malone, Public Affairs, Fort McCoy, Wis.)
Sept. 13, 2019 - Multiservice medical personnel got hands-on training at multiple exercises that took place in August at Fort McCoy with assistance from the installation’s Medical Simulation Training Center (MSTC) and Regional Training Site (RTS)-Medical.

Family Readiness Group supports 311th ESC Soldiers
Capt. Han Liu, 311th ESC finance officer, buys pizza from Janis Rodrigues, 311th Expeditionary Sustainment Command Family Readiness Group secretary, during the 311th ESC battle assembly battle, where medical services were being provided, September 7. On this weekend, FRG sold pizza, sodas and snacks to raise funds for Family Days, holiday events, which directly benefit the Soldiers and Families.
Sept. 13, 2019 - A little support can go a long way. Added to the mix are those who are willing to go beyond that and have a recipe for success. Janis Rodrigues, 311th Expeditionary Sustainment Command Family Readiness Group secretary, and Diana Neri, 311th ESC FRG treasurer, supported 311th ESC Soldiers during their battle assembly, where medical services were being provided, September 7.

Hawaii Reserve Command Attends International Conference in Thailand
Thailand - Brig. Gen. Timothy Connelly, commanding general of the 9th Mission Support Command and Maj. Robert Behrman, Strategic Planner, along with Army chiefs from around the Indo-Pacific gathered in Bangkok, Thailand from Sept. 9th thru 11th for the 11th bi-annual Indo-Pacific Army Chiefs Conference (IPACC) and Indo-Pacific Management Seminar (IPAMS) aimed at promoting trust, understanding and cooperation among land forces in the region. (Photo by Maj. Robert Behrman)
Sept. 13, 2019 - Brig. Gen. Timothy Connelly, commanding general of the 9th Mission Support Command, along with Army chiefs from around the Indo-Pacific gathered in Bangkok, Thailand from Sept. 9th thru 11th for the 11th bi-annual Indo-Pacific Army Chiefs Conference (IPACC) and Indo-Pacific Management Seminar (IPAMS) aimed at promoting trust, understanding and cooperation among land forces in the region.

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