LTG Charles D Luckey talks about the incompatibility of extremist groups and service in America's Army Reserve. New version has direction for commanders--including holding Soldiers accountable.
LTG Charles D Luckey addresses concerns about the requirements for Ready Force X.
USAR Drill Sergeant Croslin and the Army Reserve
Army announces Expert Soldier Badge
Army senior leaders announced the implementation of the Expert Soldier Badge, June 14. Similar to the Expert Infantryman Badge and the Expert Field Medical Badge, the ESB will allow commanders the opportunity to recognize Soldiers outside the Infantry, Special Forces and medical communities who have met a high standard of performance in physical fitness and warfighting tasks. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army graphic)
June 17, 2019 - In conjunction with the U.S. Army's 244th Birthday, the Army announced a new proficiency badge today, called the Expert Soldier Badge. The ESB is designed to improve lethality, recognize excellence in Solder combat skills and increase individual, unit and overall Army readiness. The ESB is the equivalent of the Expert Infantry Badge and Expert Field Medical Badge but for all other military occupational specialties in the Army. Commanders will soon be able to use the badge to recognize Soldiers who attain excellence in physical fitness and marksmanship and a high standard of expertise in land navigation and performing warfighting tasks. 

Drill sergeants refine Soldier skills; become more effective leaders
U.S. Army Reserve drill sergeants from 2nd Battalion, 389th Regiment (Basic Combat Training), 3rd Brigade, 98th Training Division (Initial Entry Training), detain
May 28, 2019 - The U.S. Army drill sergeant hat symbolizes excellence, making the wearer of the iconic Brown Round an image to emulate. However, drill sergeants don’t just leave the Drill Sergeant Academy infused with a career’s worth of knowledge. Like every other Soldier in the Army, they must continually train to stay proficient.

Johnson named Army Civilian IG of the Year
Ronald Johnson, the U.S. Army Reserve Command deputy Inspector General, was recently named the 2018 Department of the Army Civilian IG of the Year. Johnson, a retired colonel and infantry officer, has been serving in his current position since 2011. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Timothy L. Hale/U.S. Army Reserve Command)
April 26, 2019 - Ronald Johnson, the U.S. Army Reserve Command (USARC) Deputy Inspector General, was named the 2018 Department of the Army Civilian IG at a recent ceremony held at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

Freedom Ride: Soldiers compete to win it all
U.S. Army Reserve Lt. Col. Michael Child, commander of 1st Battalion, 304th Infantry Regiment, 98th Training Division (Initial Entry Training), 108th Training Command (IET), practices his marksmanship skills during a reactive fire event at the  Devens Reserve Forces Training Area, Massachusetts, April 5, 2019. Marksmanship was one of the many skills tested during a freedom ride event to put the Soldiers in a competitive environment and test their basic warrior skills. (U.S Army Reserve photo by Spc. Hunter E. Eastman)
April 9, 2019 - U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 304th Infantry Regiment, 98th Training Division (Initial Entry Training), 108th Training Command (IET), competed in a freedom ride April 4-7 at Fort Devens, Massachusetts.

America's Army Reserve demonstrates readiness at All Army
The Army Reserve Careers Division team led by Sgt. Maj. James Mauer was the highest scoring at the 2019 All Army Small Arms Championship. From left, Sgt. Maj. Mauer, Staff Sgt. Rafael Fuentes, Sgt. 1st Class Daniel Horner, Sgt. Joseph Hall, and Sgt. 1st Class  Charles Parker.
March 19, 2019 - America's Army Reserve demonstrates readiness with success at the 2019 All Army Small Arms Championships.

Maj. Gen. Kate Leahy
Commanding General
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Command Sergeant Major Robert T. Priest
Command Sergeant Major
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