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.
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LTG Charles D Luckey addresses concerns about the requirements for Ready Force X.
Soldiers from four different major U.S. Army Reserve commands compete to represent their respective command in the #USArmyReserve Best Warrior Competition.
What the heck is a TEC? As a Theater Engineer Command, we toss around terms, from the ten-thousand-foot level: Assured mobility, geospatial engineering, horizontal and vertical construction. We oversee a landscape of massive operations, yet we know the work that goes on the ground. We are the experts of terrain. Indeed, we are the engineering firm the military needs.
Army Reserve combat engineers from the 374th Engineer Company (Sapper), headquartered in Concord, Calif., conducted a Sapper Leader Course Prerequisite Training in a field environment at Camp San Luis Obispo, Calif., in July 2015 to prepare a select number of Soldiers for the elite Sapper Leader Course.
‘Old-school way’ in a high-tech environment: Junior Army Reserve Soldiers train on analog systems
Master Sgt. Travis Austin (left), Spc. Tyler Reninger (center), and Spc. Jostin Madsen (right) review battle updates during the 301st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade’s command post exercise-functional event. The 301st MEB is an Army Reserve brigade based at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. It has command and control of three engineer battalions and approximately 2,700 soldiers. The 301st MEB headquarters element conducted the December CPX-F in preparation for an overseas mobilization that will begin sometime next year. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Ernest Wang)
Dec. 19, 2019 - Staff members of the 301st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade war-gamed a command post exercise-functional (CPX-F) this December. In a simulated tactical operations center, Soldiers briefed elaborate graphics on PowerPoint slides, and shared mission products through email and cloud-based services. Lengths of network cables and cords draped their workstations. Multiple monitors stacked each desktop.

Local Competition Aids Readiness, Retention
Action shooting tests gunnery skills relevant to Soldier readiness. Commanders encouraging Soldier participation find it also enhances retention rates as well.
Dec. 17, 2019 - Creative Soldiers and unit commanders can improve readiness through local sporting competition. Enjoyable, skill-building events supported by unit leadership improves Soldier retention and local public relations.

U.S. Army Reserve firefighters cool Autumn flames
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. 1st Class Eric Martinson, fire chief and observer coach/ trainer assigned to 3rd Regiment, 410th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 5th Armored Brigade, First Army Division West positions himself to observe U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers assigned to 463rd Engineer Firefighter Detachment, 416th Theater Engineer Command, engage a fixed-wing fire while they train in preparation for an upcoming deployment at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., Oct. 21, 2019. More than 65 percent of combat support - intelligence, logistics, medical, engineering, civil affairs - belongs to our reserve component. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Timothy Gray, 5th Armored Brigade)
Nov. 1, 2019 - Temperatures in El Paso have turned cooler recently, but it's hot as ever for firefighters who prepared for their upcoming middle-east deployment at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., October 21, 2019.

Lt. Col. Lisa Jaster continues to lead the way after historic Ranger School accomplishment
Maj. Lisa Jaster in late 2015, after her graduation from Ranger School that previous October. Now a Lieutenant Colonel Jaster is serving as the executive officer for the U.S. Army Reserve’s 420th Engineer Brigade.
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 the first woman in the U.S. Army Reserve to do so. Four years later, her advice to others is simple.

U.S. Reserve Soldiers engineer bonds with Polish forces during Resolute Castle 2019
Polish and U.S. Soldiers stand in formation during the closing ceremony of Resolute Castle 2019, at the Drawsko Pomorskie Training Area, Poland, August 1, 2019. Resolute Castle is a multinational training exercise, which promoted interoperability and resulted in the construction of two healthcare facilities, two administrative buildings and one fuel point. (U.S. Army photo by Pvt. Joanna Gaona Gomez)
Aug. 2, 2019 - Soldiers from the United States Army Reserve and Polish soldiers gathered August 1, 2019, at Drawsko Pomorskie Training Area (DPTA), Poland, during the closing ceremony for Resolute Castle 19 (RC19), a joint exercise that took place from April to August 2019.
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