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Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey welcomes the new year and talks about the exciting things ahead for America's Army Reserve.
Army senior leaders have approved a new strenuous fitness test designed to better prepare Soldiers for combat tasks, reduce injuries and lead to ample cost savings across the service. The six-event readiness assessment, called the Army Combat Fitness Test, is intended to replace the current three-event Army Physical Fitness Test, which has been around since 1980. Beginning October 2020, all Soldiers will be required to take the new gender- and age-neutral test. Before that, field testing set to begin this October will allow the Army to refine the test, with initial plans for up to 40,000 Soldiers from all three components to see it.
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.
The U.S. Army Reserve's 78th Army Band held its annual Holiday Concert Nov. 30 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. The 78th is one of several bands belonging to the 99th Readiness Division.
LTG Charles D Luckey addresses concerns about the requirements for Ready Force X.
New Jersey natives lead state’s senior U.S. Army Reserve unit toward readiness
New Jersey Army National Guard 3-12th Field Artillery Regiment Soldiers fire ceremonial rounds for the U.S. Army Reserve 99th Readiness Division change of command ceremony, Dec. 16 at Doughboy Gym, on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. The 99th DIV(R) is headquartered on JBMDL, which is the second-largest employer in New Jersey, second only to the state government. More than 40,000 active-duty and reserve-component service members, civilian employees and family members work and reside on the base. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Bethany Huff/99th Readiness Division)
Dec. 16, 2018 - When the state’s senior U.S. Army Reserve unit changed hands Dec. 16, it passed from one Garden State native to another.

Building stronger bonds away from home
U.S. Army Reserve family members throw paper airplanes during one of the classes held during a retreat like training called Strong Bonds, Dec. 7. Strong Bonds is a U.S. Army program, designed to increase individual Soldier and family member readiness and resiliency through relationship education and skills training.
Dec. 14, 2018 - The echoes down the hall carry laughter of small children enjoying much-needed time away from their parents. With eager smiles and a small fort created in the center of the room, the little ones have found refuge in the small hotel ballroom.

Army Reserve general rallies with veterans at corporate event
Maj. Gen. Troy D. Kok, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, delivers praise to the companies supporting military veterans during the T-Mobile Veterans Day breakfast Nov. 11 in Manhattan. The event was one of dozens of engagements held throughout the city as part of the U.S. Army’s Meet Your Army Week.
Nov. 16, 2018 - Maj. Gen. Troy D. Kok, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, delivered praise to the companies supporting military veterans during the T-Mobile Veterans Day breakfast here Nov. 11.

Army Reserve leader welcomes new Soldiers at 9/11 Memorial
Maj. Gen. Troy D. Kok, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, delivers remarks Nov. 7 during a Salute to Service ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum in Manhattan. Kok delivered the Oath of Enlistment and served as keynote speaker during the event, which was one of dozens of engagements held throughout the city as part of the U.S. Army’s Meet Your Army Week.
Nov. 13, 2018 - The U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division paid tribute to veterans Nov. 7 during a Salute to Service ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum here.

Army Reserve leader helps build bikes for military children
The U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division joined pharmaceutical company Pfizer and the USO of Metropolitan New York Nov. 8 to build bicycles for military children at Pfizer World Headquarters in Manhattan. Pictured are (from left): Ilana Barishman, marketing director for Pfizer; Capt. Jason Morgan, outgoing aide-de-camp, 99th DIV(R); Maj. Gen. Troy D. Kok, 99th DIV(R) commanding general; and P.J. Lim, immigration paralegal for Pfizer.
Nov. 13, 2018 - The U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division joined pharmaceutical company Pfizer and the USO of Metropolitan New York Nov. 8 to build bicycles for military children at Pfizer World Headquarters here.

Army Reserve general encourages STEM studies for ROTC cadets
Maj. Gen. Troy D. Kok, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, serves as keynote speaker during Boston University’s 2018 Joint Service Pass-in-Review Ceremony Oct. 20. Kok strongly encouraged science, technology, engineering and mathematics studies during his remarks, emphasizing how important studies in STEM fields are on the road to success as an ROTC student and to the future of America’s Army Reserve.
Nov. 2, 2018 - Maj. Gen. Troy D. Kok, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, strongly encouraged science, technology, engineering and mathematics studies when he addressed Boston University’s Reserve Officer Training Corps on Oct. 20.

U.S. Army Reserve pilots Deployment Assistance Teams for RFX units
U.S. Army Reserve Soldier Sgt. 1st Class Jon Campbell, a materials handling operator assigned to the Deployment Assistance Team Command and Control Cell exercise team, inspects vehicles that will be used during the first ever DAT  Cell proof of principle, Oct. 14.The four readiness divisions of the U. S. Army Reserve developed a concept of a Deployment Assistance Team Command and Control Cell. These cells will allow units to focus on assisting Soldiers and placing them where they need to be in a timely matter. (U.S. Army Reserve Photo by Sgt. Bethany L. Huff)
Oct. 24, 2018 - The U.S. Army Reserve recently launched Ready Force X units to allow Soldiers to deploy under shorter time constraints. While the units prepared for their new roles as RFX units, a stop-gap emerged and presented the Army with an opportunity to do what it does best, adapt and overcome to its surroundings.

The Road to Awesome: Strong start at the 99th DIV(R)
A U.S. Army Reserve Soldier receives an Influenza vaccine from one of the medical providers during a Solider Readiness Improvement Program event held at the Joint Readiness Center on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, Sept. 22. At this SIRP event, the medical team inoculated 179 Soldiers with the Influenza vaccine, provided 64 routine and deployment specific immunizations, and 49 HIV draws.
Oct. 4, 2018 - Soldiers from the 99th Readiness Division are ensuring that they do their part to keep Soldiers within the formation capable and combat-ready.

Maj. Gen. Mark W. Palzer
Commanding General 99th Readiness Division
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Command Sergeant Major Andrew Lombardo
Command Sergeant Major
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