Chaplains bring fresh joe to Joes on Joint Base
Air Force, Navy and Army personnel pose for a picture after unwrapping a couple pallets of coffee at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey.
Jan. 10, 2024 - “While a cup of coffee may seem like a small thing, it provides a means for service members and civilians to open doors and spark conversations with chaplains and religious affairs professionals,” said Lt. Col. Jonathan Hurt,...

Army Reserve leader remembers fallen at ‘modern Army’s birthplace’
Maj. Gen. Kris A. Belanger, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, served as keynote speaker for the annual Wreaths Across America event held Dec. 16 at Valley Forge’s Washington Memorial Chapel. The event was hosted by the Society of the Descendants of Washington’s army at Valley Forge. (U.S. Army photo by Mr. Shawn Morris, 99th RD Public Affairs)
Dec. 29, 2023 - The U.S. Army Reserve took part in the annual Wreaths Across America event Dec. 16 at Valley Forge’s Washington Memorial Chapel here.Maj. Gen. Kris A. Belanger, commanding general of the Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness...

Army Reserve leader pays homage to veterans during Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Brig. Gen. Daniel Hershkowitz, deputy commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, during the Intrepid Museum’s Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony Dec. 7 in New York City.
Dec. 15, 2023 - “Thank you for taking the time to remember those who were part of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor,” said Brig. Gen. Daniel Hershkowitz, deputy commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division,...

Base brief, tour provides Joint Integration for Army and Air Force leaders
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Kris Belanger, 99th Readiness Division commanding general, tours Fort Dix in a Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 20, 2023. JB MDL conducted a tour on Fort Dix to demonstrate the base’s readiness to rapidly train and respond to new threats globally. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Aidan Thompson)
Dec. 15, 2023 - Joint Readiness Center Fort Dix was host to a senior commander and senior Army element commander brief and base tour for Maj. Gen. John Klein, U.S. Air Force Expeditionary Center commander, and Maj. Gen. Kris A. Belanger,...

Army Reserve civilian recognized as innovator by Department of Energy
Michael Lohan, chief of Operations for the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, holds his 2023 U.S. Department of Energy FEDS Spotlight Honoree “Innovator” award following an event held at the James V. Forrestal Building in Washington D.C. Sept. 12 where the Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) honored federal energy champions selected for recognition during its celebration of 50 Years of Federal Energy Management.
Nov. 22, 2023 -  The word “innovator” is synonymous with modernizer, pacesetter, trendsetter, go-getter and visionary.“I’m always trying to think of new or different ways to look at a problem - ‘How can I look at it from a different...

Army Reserve Ambassador helps celebrate 122nd birthday of U.S. Army War College
Retired Army Col. and Maryland Army Reserve Ambassador Edna W. Cummings stands with friends and colleagues, to include Maj. Gen. Kris A. Belanger, commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division (second from right), during the 122nd birthday celebration of the Army War College held at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, Nov. 15, 2023.
Nov. 16, 2023 - “I’m here today by the grace of God and the love of family and friends,” said retired Army Col. Edna W. Cummings during the 122nd birthday celebration of the U.S. Army War College here. Cummings graduated from the Army War...

Army Reserve helps honor veterans in Baltimore
Brig. Gen. Dan Hershkowitz, deputy commanding general of the Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, took part in the Baltimore City Veterans Day Parade Nov. 10. Marching in the parade were Maj. Gen. Janeen Birckhead, The Adjutant General for the Maryland National Guard who served as the parade’s grand marshal, and Baltimore Mayor Brandon M. Scott. (U.S. Army photo by Mr. Shawn Morris, 99th RD Public Affairs)
Nov. 16, 2023 - The U.S. Army Reserve took part in the Baltimore City Veterans Day Parade Nov. 10, which stretched from the Washington Monument to War Memorial Plaza...

Army Reserve helps honor veterans in the Bronx
Maj. Gen. Kris A. Belanger, commanding general of the Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, takes part in the 39th Annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade Nov. 12, which focused on honoring America’s Vietnam veterans. (U.S. Army photo by Mr. Shawn Morris, 99th RD Public Affairs)
Nov. 13, 2023 - The U.S. Army Reserve took part in the 39th annual Bronx Veterans Day Parade on Nov. 12, which was focused on honoring America’s Vietnam veterans...

Maj. Gen. Mark W. Palzer
Commanding General 99th Readiness Division
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