87th Training Division


Reserve, National Guard Medics Build Working Ties
Major Daniel Barnes, internal medicine physician, 325th Field Hospital, talks to other medical Soldiers from the Army Reserve and Army National Guard while conducting patient care at Fort McCoy, Wis., June 16, 2021. The Soldiers from the Minnesota National Guard as well as Army Reserve Soldiers trained together to treat simluated casualties at a site, transport them to a field hospital location and then provide next level care in an effort to be better prepared for real-world scenarios.
July 9, 2021 - An injured Soldier only cares about being treated, not what component the medic claims. In that spirit, medics from the Minnesota National Guard’s 204th Medical Company Ambulance Support and the U.S. Army Reserve’s 303rd and...

Behind the moulage
Diesel, a TraumaFX Canine Medical Trainer, is a lifelike medical training tool that can breathe, bleed, and bark like a real dog. The Effects and Enablers cell at Camp Atterbury, Ind., is using Diesel to train veterinarians during Exercise Guardian Response 21 at Camp Atterbury, Ind. Guardian Response is a multi-component Homeland Emergency Response Exercise run by the Army Reserve's 78th Training Division. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Anshu Pandeya)
May 6, 2021 - The dog sits barking and growling trying to get someone's attention. At first glance Diesel, the dog, looks like he's been injured, but upon closer inspection one realizes this is no ordinary dog.Diesel is a life-size medical...

Army Reserve Soldiers gain valuable experience at Exercise Guardian Response
U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Bishal Kim (right)  checks Spc. Mark Mikhail for radiation (right), as part of the decontamination process during a situational training lane at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center, Ind., April 21, 2021. The two Soldiers are both chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear specialists of the 307th Chemical Company out of Bell, Calif., and are participating in Guardian Response, a homeland emergency response exercise commanded by the 78th Training Division that provides simulate disaster response training to sharpen the skills and increase the capabilities of U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers (Photo by Sgt. William J. Taylor, 314th Theater Public Affairs Support Element).
April 30, 2021 - For Soldiers from the 307th Chemical Company out of Bell, California, Exercise Guardian Response 21, based at the Muscatatuck Urban Training Center in central Indiana, is invaluable...

Army Reserve mobilization concept put to test
Soldiers from the Army Reserve’s 38th Regional Support Group, along with Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst’s 174th Infantry Brigade and Army Support Activity-Fort Dix, participate in MOBEX’21 to test the base’s viability as a Mobilization Force Generation Installation. As part of the MFGI concept, Army Reserve and National Guard units are task organized to establish the Mobilization Support Force in order to provide administrative and logistics support during mobilization activities required for mobilizing units. The MFGI concept is another way in which the Army Reserve is remaining ready today while shaping tomorrow.
April 6, 2021 - The Army Reserve’s 38th Regional Support Group conducted annual training here in early March as part of MOBEX’21 to test the base’s viability as a Mobilization Force Generation Installation. “The MFGI concept is in place to...

FAQs: COVID-19 Vaccine
Jan. 12, 2021 - Here, Soldiers may find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the vaccine...

Brigadier General Todd M. Lazaroski
Incoming Commanding General