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LTG Charles D Luckey addresses concerns about the requirements for Ready Force X.
Army Reserve, California Guard come together for Yellow Ribbon event
A Family Readiness Board answers questions from the audience during a Yellow Ribbon event hosted by the 63rd Readiness Division at Anaheim, California, November 16, 2019. The 63rd RD hosts Yellow Ribbon events as a part of their mission to facilitate readiness of Reserve component Soldiers as a part of the Army Total Force. (U.S. Army Photo, Staff Sgt. Ian M. Kummer, 63rd Readiness Division)
Nov. 26, 2019 - The battle might be over when the mission is accomplished, but the war isn't won until the Soldiers are home safe and reintegrated with their families and communities.

Ambassadors Communicating Strategically within Civilian Communities
Army Reserve ambassadors for the 63rd Readiness Division along with various other participants conclude the 2019 Army Reserve Ambassador workshop in San Diego, California on August 17, 2019 with a group photo. The ARAs under the 63rd RD participate in their annual workshop to sharpen their skills within their respective communities. (Photo by  Rosario G. Urquieta)
Sept. 3, 2019 - The 63rd Readiness Division conducted their 2019 Army Reserve Ambassador (ARA) workshop on August 16

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. 

Sgt. 1st Class Stephanie Hendricks, Leading from the Front
FORT HUNTER LIGGETT, Calif. -  The 63rd Readiness Division and Fort Hunter Liggett are leading the way to increase Army Reserve membership in the Sgt. Audie Murphy Club (SAMC) be establishing the West Coast Chapter. They plan on hosting at least two boards annually at Fort Hunter Liggett and Parks Reserve Forces Training Area.

During the week of May 21, 2018, five Army Reserve Soldiers participated in the SAMC’s intensive exam process to prove their physical, mental, weapons, and leadership skills. Pictured is Sgt. 1st Class Stephanie Hendricks with the 11th Battalion, Army Reserve Careers Division with her sponsor Master Sgt. Hector Soto at the Fort Hunter Liggett weapons qualification range during the Sgt. Audie Murphy Club testing. 

The SAMC is an elite Army organization of Soldiers that exemplify the Army Corps and community service. When a Soldier is inducted, he/she is given a medallation and induction certificate in a formal ceremony.
May 23, 2019 - Not everyone can join the elite Sgt. Audie Murphy Club (SAMC) but Sgt. 1st Class Stephanie Hendricks with the 11th Battalion, Army Reserve Careers Division (ARCD) based at Moffett Field, California, joined the ranks in September 2018.

Fort Hunter Liggett Soldiers, civilians undergo Media 101 Training
Soldiers and civilians with Fort Hunter Liggett attend a Media 101 Training on post Oct. 25. The purpose of the training is to educate the people who work on post on how to interact with media. The half-day training involved a lecture portion and also gave trainees the chance to put what they learned to practice by participating in mock press conferences and getting interviewed by real members of the local media.
Nov. 2, 2018 - A few laughs and chuckles rang out in the classroom as Soldiers and civilians with Fort Hunter Liggett watched the viral video of Professor Robert Kelly trying to conduct an interview for the BBC as his children blundered into the background. The video was just one of a few examples of the worst interviews of 2017 that opened the Media 101 Training at Fort Hunter Liggett, California, on Oct. 25.

Top-notch NCOs strive for the Sergeant Audie Murphy Award
It’s the first time that an Army Reserve Readiness Division has hosted and selected top-notch noncommissioned officers into the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Award (SAMA) program. The 63d Readiness Division accepted an immense responsibility of leading and hosting a competitive SAMA board on May 28, 2018. Exceptional noncommissioned officers compete for the honor of being selected and inducted into the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club (SAMC) by conducting an Army Physical Fitness test and weapons qualification, displaying their knowledge of drill and ceremony, taking an exam, writing an essay, and being questioned and evaluated by a board of sergeants major.
Sept. 21, 2018 - It’s the first time that an Army Reserve Readiness Division has hosted and selected top-notch noncommissioned officers into the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Award (SAMA) program. The 63rd Readiness Division accepted an immense responsibility of leading and hosting a competitive SAMA board on May 28, 2018.

The strength, drive and determination of an Army Reserve Soldier
U.S. Army Reserve soldier, Sgt. Justin Vargas, 3rd Main Command Post Operational Detachment, assigned under III Corps stands while his daughter Nyasha removes the specialist rank while Maj. John Barry, 3rd Main Command Post Operational Detachment commander (left) stands to the left as the promotion takes place inside the hall of the III Corps headquarters on Fort Hood, Texas, on June 8. The 2018 all-Army combatives Lacerda Cup tournament was held on Fort Benning, Georgia in April which was eight years after continuous tournaments if Fort Hood, Texas.
Aug. 7, 2018 - A U.S. Army Reserve Soldier, father of two, husband, and a full-time civilian employee; this Soldier’s determination and persistent drive to meet his goals while maintaining his military career, civilian responsibilities, and spirit demonstrates his strength, and willpower to make his goals a reality.

Army Reserve Soldiers going extra mile - Sgt. Audie Murphy Club
The 63rd Readiness Division and Fort Hunter Liggett teamed up and hosted the first SAMC Phase III and IV boards at FHL in September 2017, and once again during the week of May 21, 2018. Five Army Reserve Soldiers participated in the Sgt. Audie Murphy Award program’s intensive tests, and at the end, only two Soldiers proved their mettle to live up to Staff Sgt. Audie Murphy’s heroic standards of leadership and selfless service: Sgt. 1st Class Francisco Matos with the 63rd RD, and Staff Sgt. Elizabeth Caffey with the 91st Training Division. The Phase IV Board members have forwarded Staff Sgt. Elizabeth Caffey and Sgt. 1st Class Francisco Matos membership recommendations to Forces Command for approval. They will be formally inducted into the Sgt. Audie Murphy Club and presented their membership medals in September 2018. For more info: http://www.audiemurphy.com/samc.htm.
June 11, 2018 - The 63rd Readiness Division and Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., teamed up and hosted the first SAMA Phase III and IV boards at FHL in September 2017, and once again during the week of May 21, 2018. Five Army Reserve Soldiers participated in the SAMA’s intensive tests, and at the end, only two Soldiers proved their mettle to live up to Staff Sgt. Audie Murphy’s heroic standards of leadership and selfless service: Sgt. 1st Class Francisco Matos with the 63rd RD, and Staff Sgt. Elizabeth Caffey with the 91st Training Division.

300th Army Band performs at Torrance Armed Forces Concert
The 300th Army Band was the premiere showcase band that kicked off the 2018 Torrance Armed Forces Day Activities. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Timothy Yao)
May 24, 2018 - Veterans young and old share a special bond that reflects the time-honored military tradition of service. As part of the Torrance Armed Forces Day activities, the 300th Army Band performed a medley of patriotic music to honor these heroes. The concert took the audience on a musical journey highlighting how the military influenced American composers during their time. The goal is to present a musical experience that leaves the audience with a sense of patriotism, gratitude, and a reminder of the sacrifices made each day.

Logisticians can pave career path with free credentialing program
Spc. Robin Trinidad (right), an automated logistics specialist from the 103rd Quartermaster Company in Houston, inspects a cooler Feb. 17, 2016, at Fort Polk, La., used to preserve perishable foods in the field. The Los Angeles native and his Army Reserve company are supporting field exercises during a base field exercise. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brandon Hubbard, 204th PAD)
May 9, 2018 - Two nationally recognized credentials are available free of charge to Soldiers holding select quartermaster military occupational specialties. The Certified Logistics Associate and Certified Logistics Technician documents can be earned by enlisted 92A automated logistical specialists and 92Y unit supply specialists, as well as warrant officer 920A supply systems technicians and 920B property accounting technicians.

Maj. Gen. Alberto C. Rosende
Commanding General
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Command Sergeant Major Kelly M. Largent
Command Sergeant Major
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