First edition of the 99th Readiness Report. This will be a quarterly video magazine published the first day of Battle Assembly for the 99th DIV (R). Hosting this quarter's episode is Spc. Erica Zhou. Stories covered in this edition include the 99th DIV (R)'s change of command, two special messages from LTG Luckey, a look inside military history detachments and the officer candidate school selection process.
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A group of U.S. Army and Army Reserve Soldiers from across the country teamed up to create a music video to connect with and inspire today's youth. Singer-songwriters and Army Recruiters Sgt. 1st Class Arlondo Sutton and Sgt. 1st. Class Jason Locke sing "Giving All I Got," in the U.S. Army's first hip hop video produced wholly by Soldiers. U.S. Army video by 335th Signal Command (Theater) and 982nd Combat Camera Company (Airborne). Credits: Director: Staff Sgt. Justin Morelli Producer and Co-director: Capt. David Gasperson Video Editors: Staff Sgt. Leron Richards and Sgt. David Cook Camera Operators: Staff. Sgt. Leron Richards and Sgt. David Cook, Spc. Patrick Hilson, Spc. Darius Davis and Spc. Jeff Harris
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey, chief of Army Reserve and commanding general, U.S. Army Reserve Command, and U.S. Army Reserve senior leadership gathered on Fort Bragg, N.C., recently to practice the new Army Combat Fitness Test.
LTG Charles D Luckey addresses concerns about the requirements for Ready Force X.
The U.S. Army Reserve Careers Division hosted an OCS panel Jan. 12 at the 99th Readiness Division's headquarters on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey.
Suicides among our ranks affect not only Families but also unit readiness and morale - directly hampering the capability, combat-readiness, and lethality of America's Army Reserve.
Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey welcomes the new year and talks about the exciting things ahead for America's Army Reserve.
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Tuskegee Airman posthumously honored after decades MIA
Marla L. Andrews (right), daughter of U.S. Army Air Forces Capt. Lawrence E. Dickson, receives her father’s medals from Brig. Gen. Twanda E. Young, deputy commanding general of the U.S. Army’s Human Resources Command, during a Feb. 24 ceremony held at Fountain Baptist Church in Summit, New Jersey. Dickson was a Tuskegee Airman declared missing in action after his plane crashed in Europe in December 1944. Dickson’s remains were identified in November 2018 using the latest DNA tests, making him the first to be identified out of more than two-dozen Tuskegee Airmen declared MIA during World War II.
Feb. 26, 2019 - SUMMIT, N.J. – As Black History Month draws to a close, so does the mystery of U.S. Army Air Forces Capt. Lawrence E. Dickson, a Tuskegee Airman declared missing in action after his plane crashed in Europe in December 1944.

Joint effort to battle suicide among Soldiers
Reserve, Active and National Guard Soldiers and family members participated in a multi-component, joint-training opportunity at McCrady Range. The garrison, 81st Readiness Division and S.C. National Guard Suicide Prevention Program Managers conducted the joint-training to include Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training and Suicide-to-Hope. Photos by Mr. Michael Mascari, 81st Readiness Division.
Feb. 6, 2019 - The 81st Readiness Division is leading the charge in a multi-compo effort to defeat a common enemy: Suicide.

Army Reserve unit chronicles past to boost future success
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers train during the Military History Detachment Course conducted recently by the U.S. Army Center of Military History at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. The U.S. Army Reserve’s military history detachments highlight the benefits of data collection as an instrumental learning tool to enable military units’ future success.
Feb. 1, 2019 - The U.S. Army Reserve’s military history detachments highlight the benefits of data collection as an instrumental learning tool to enable military units’ future success.

Army Reserve mom, daughter share ‘Day On’ during MLK Day
Cheryl Lewis-Taylor, command secretary for the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, and her daughter Reagan (pictured) volunteer Jan. 21 at the Willingboro Township Library in Burlington County, New Jersey, to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The unchanging theme for the annual observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.s birthday is, “Remember! Celebrate! Act! A Day On, Not A Day Off!”
Jan. 22, 2019 - The unchanging theme for the annual observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday is, “Remember! Celebrate! Act! A Day On, Not A Day Off!”

New Jersey natives lead state’s senior U.S. Army Reserve unit toward readiness
New Jersey Army National Guard 3-112th 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.

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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