During a visit to Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, on May 16, 2019, Vice President Mike Pence recognized the post's achievements and those of the U.S. Army Reserve's 88th Readiness Division.
Today's Army Reserve covers more than 20 time zones across five continents. We are a battle-tested force facing a future with sophisticated adversaries. We must shift our focus and continue to adapt. We must be physically fit, mentally tough, and determined to defeat the enemy and dominate our foes. America's Army Reserve: the most capable, combat-ready, lethal federal reserve force in the history of the nation. (U.S. Army Reserve video by Calvin Reimold, Spc. Maria Casneiro and Sgt. 1st Class Jerimiah Richardson)
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.
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey, chief of Army Reserve and commanding general, U.S. Army Reserve Command, sends his message to the field about the Army Combat Fitness Test, the newest way the Army will evaluate the physical fitness and endurance of its Soldiers.
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey calls on U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers to "know what right looks like" and hold themselves and each other accountable, and focus on the fundamentals of Fieldcraft.
#ArmyValues The Seven Core Army Values are what being a #USArmyReserve Soldier is all about. How do you live these values on and off the field? Learn more here: https://go.usa.gov/xUfj6
FAQs: COVID-19 impact to the U.S. Army Reserve
May 19, 2020 - These questions have been submitted by Soldiers to various U.S. Army Reserve social media websites. Here, Soldiers may find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

Retired Soldier, current Army Reserve Ambassador volunteers for COVID-19 response
Utah Army Reserve Ambassador Dawn Flynn, left, poses with Maj. Gen. Jody J. Daniels, commanding general, 88th Readiness Division, during a visit to Salt Lake City, Jan. 28. Flynn, a U.S. Army veteran of more than 28 years, volunteered to return to service to help the U.S. Army’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. She is currently working at Madigan Army Medical Center on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., as a critical care nurse in the step down care unit.
May 18, 2020 - As reports of COVID-19 cases spread and it was approaching pandemic levels, retired Army Col. Dawn Flynn figured it was only a matter of time before select retirees were called back to service.

History detachments called into action during Army Reserve COVID-19 response
SALT LAKE CITY – Major Bettina Schmid, team leader of the 90th Military History Detachment, conducts pre-mobilization training from her home prior to beginning her mission in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Salt Lake City, April 17, 2020. Army Reserve military history detachments have been activated to capture historical data during this unprecedented time in American history.
May 11, 2020 - The Army Reserve is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in unprecedented ways. In order to capture the uniqueness of this response, military history detachments from the 88th Readiness Division have been dispatched to compile historic data as it is happening.

Army Reserve medical equipment facility responds to COVID-19
Army Sgt. Jung Huh, right, and Spc. Edwin Nicolas, both biomedical equipment specialists with the 807th Medical Command, test a Fiber Optic Endoscope Instrument Light while conducting preventive maintenance and repairs on medical equipment at the Medical Equipment Concentration Site for the 88th Readiness Division in Ogden, Utah, April 17, 2020. Soldiers and civilians working and volunteering at MECS 88 maintain and repair medical equipment in preparation to deploy it in support of Army Reserve medical units responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Jeremiah Woods)
April 30, 2020 - Soldiers and civilians don face masks, in accordance with Department of Defense recommendation, and begin work each day inspecting and servicing countless types of medical equipment belonging to Army Reserve at the Medical Equipment Concentration Site, 88th Readiness Division in Ogden, Utah. Those Soldiers and civilians at the MECS 88 have volunteered to work long hours, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, April 17, 2020.

Former Army chaplain who inspired famed SNL character role continues service providing religious support to local Army Reserve Soldiers
Father Matt Foley, fourth from the left, parish pastor for St. James Catholic Church, in Arlington Heights, Illinois, pauses for a photo with local Soldiers, assigned to the 85th U.S. Army Reserve Support Command, during the unit’s battle assembly weekend training, February 9, 2020. Foley, who was contracted by the command’s chaplain office to provide religious support is a former Army chaplain with numerous deployments. Foley also shared a unique story about his friendship with the late comedian Chris Farley and one of the comedian’s Saturday Night Live skit characters.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. David Lietz)
April 1, 2020 - Long time viewers of NBC’s Saturday Night Live show may recall a sketch about a motivational speaker named Matt Foley who lived “in a van down by the river”, played by the late comedian Chris Farley.

Maj. Gen. Jody J. Daniels
Commanding General 88th Readiness Division

Command Sergeant Major Ronnie Farmer
88th RD Command Sergeant Major

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