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430th Quartermaster Company installs showers, laundry units during emergency in Puerto Rico
Sergeant 1st Class Victor Polanco provides a safety brief to the troops, Jan. 14 at Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico, prior the 430th Quartermaster Company logistic movement in support to the emergency created by a series of earthquakes in the southern region of the island.
Jan. 17, 2020 - The 430th Quartermaster Company, 1st Mission Support Command, U.S. Army Reserve Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, mobilized, installed and started operating shower and laundry units at different dislocated civilians camp, Jan. 14, in response of the strong earthquake and several aftershocks that have rattled residents in Puerto Rico.

430th Quartermaster Company ready to assist in the aftermath of earthquakes in Puerto Rico
Soldiers from the 430th Quartermaster Company, 1st Mission Support Command, are moving forward with the inspections and checks, Jan. 12, in preparation for an eventual activation in support to the displaced citizens in the southwestern sector of Puerto Rico, as a result of the recent earthquakes in the region.
Jan. 13, 2020 - As a result of the recent earthquakes in Puerto Rico, Soldiers from the 430th Quartermaster Company, 1st Mission Support Command, moved forward with inspections and checks Jan. 12 in preparation for an eventual activation in support for the displaced residents in the southwestern sector.

Army Reserve Soldiers bring the holiday spirit
As part of their commitment with local communities in Puerto Rico, Soldiers from the U.S. Army Reserve Multifunctional Geographical Command for the Caribbean, 2-348th Training Support Battalion, visited the Hogar Ninito Jesus orphanage, and delivered toys and essential items, Dec 7.
Dec. 16, 2019 - As part of their commitment with local communities in Puerto Rico, Soldiers from the U.S. Army Reserve Multifunctional Geographical Command for the Caribbean, 2-348th Training Support Battalion, visited the Hogar Niñito Jesus orphanage, and delivered toys and essential items, Dec 7.

Weathering the storm: 81st RD makes major progress in Puerto Rico
Major Gen. Kenneth Jones inspects a bathroom at one of the 81st’s facilities in Puerto Nuevo, which received substantial repairs after Hurricane Maria.
Nov. 14, 2019 - The 81st Readiness Division Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Kenneth Jones, and Command Sgt. Maj. Levi Maynard visited Puerto Rico to check on recovery progress made since Hurricane Maria hit in 2017. The hurricane caused island-wide devastation, including to the U.S. Army Reserve’s 12 sites outside Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico.

Hometown heroes train at McCrady
Spc. Richardo Lamoso, a 92W – Water Treatment Specialist with the 973rd Quartermaster Company from Ceiba, Puerto Rico, explains how the 1500 Tactical Water Purification System, or TWPS, uses reverse osmosis to create clean, safe water to drink from the murky lake water nearby. Lamoso and the TWPS were integral during the Sep. 2017 category 5 Hurricane Maria that devastated his home island. The 973rd Quartermaster “Water Dogs” used this system to produce about 1.5 million gallons of safe drinking water to the people of Puerto Rico.
Aug. 9, 2019 - Each summer McCrady Training Center receives hundreds of Reserve Soldiers who conduct annual training and real-world missions to ensure the Reserve fighting force is ready to step into mobilization roles alongside their active-duty counterparts. For one unit, logistical support is a walk in the park.

61 Warriors gain valuable experience during Best Warrior Competition
Congratulations to our winners: Sgt. Joshua Smith representing the 108th Training Command (IET) is NCO of the Year and Spc. Collin George with the 102nd Military Police Company, 200th Military Police Command, is the Soldier of the Year.
July 1, 2019 - After five days of grueling heat, humidity, and very little sleep, nearly 60 U.S. Army Reserve noncommissioned officers and enlisted Soldiers were narrowed down to two at the 2019 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition.

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. 

Innovative Readiness Training mission treats over 9,000 patients in Puerto Rico
Col. Francisco J. Perez Rivera, a medical provider from the 49th Multifunctional Medical Battalion, U.S. Army Reserve-Puerto Rico, talks with patient Lydia Torres, at the Innovative Readiness Training site in Yauco, May 3, 2019. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army)
May 16, 2019 - 1st Mission Support Command, U.S. Army Reserve Virgin Islands and Puerto Rican Soldiers in local United States Army units joined over 500 members of different Department of Defense (DoD) components in a medical Innovative Readiness Training (IRT) mission that took place throughout the commonwealth of Puerto Rico, April 25 to May 5, 2019.

Caribbean geographical command celebrates 111th Army Reserve birthday
Journalist Normando Valentin, Channel 4, talks with Brig. Gen. Dustin A. Shultz, senior federal Army officer in the Caribbean, during a live television interview about the Army Reserve 111th birthday, April 23. (Photo Credit: U.S. Army)
April 26, 2019 - Soldiers, civilian employees and community leaders gathered at the 1st Mission Support Command headquarters to celebrate the 111th Birthday of the Army Reserve, April 23. 

Fort Bliss Mobilization Brigade Transfer of Authority
U.S. Army Reserve Col. Chandra Roberts, 653rd Regional Support Group commander, and Command Sgt. Maj.  Denise Lagana, 653rd RSG senior enlisted advisor uncase the unit colors during a Transfer of Authority ceremony with the 210th RSG out of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico on April 15, 2019 at the Fort Bliss Museum in Fort Bliss, Texas. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Capt. Joselyn Sydnor)
April 17, 2019 - The 210th Regional Support Group transferred authority to the Fort Bliss Mobilization Brigade mission to the 653rd Regional Support Group April 15, 2019, at the Fort Bliss Museum. 
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Brigadier General Jeffrey W. Jurasek
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