Sergeant 1st Class Nuhi Zhuta, left, from the 304th Civil Affairs Brigade, leads two best warrior competitors through some callisthenic exercises during the medical evaluation portion of the competition at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, November 1, 2017.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Zach Mott, 88th Regional Support Command Public Affairs Office)
Sergeant 1st Class Nuhi Zhuta, left, from the 304th Civil Affairs Brigade, asks medical related questions to Staff Sgt. Loren Keeler, center, and Sgt. NAME Hardy, two best warrior competitors through some callisthenic exercises during the medical evaluation portion of the competition at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, November 1, 2017.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Zach Mott, 88th Regional Support Command Public Affairs Office)
Best Warrior competitors Staff Sgt. Loren Keeler, right, and Sgt. Thomas Hardy, assess and treats a simulated casualty under the watchful eyes of judges Sgt. Brian Duckworth, right, and Staff Sgt. Dave Schulz, during the competition conducted by 353rd Civil Affairs Command at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, November 1, 2017. Keeler went on to win the title of 353rd CACOM 2017 Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Zach Mott, 88th Regional Support Command Public Affairs Office)
Competitor Staff Sgt. Loren Keeler, from 407th Civil Affairs Battalion, assesses and treats a simulated casualty during the 353rd Civil Affairs Command Best Warrior Competition held at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, November 1, 2017. Keeler went on to win the title of 353rd CACOM 2017 Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Zach Mott, 88th Regional Support Command Public Affairs Office)
Brigadier Gen. Stephen E. Strand, deputy chief of engineers (Reserve affairs), speaks about President Rutherford B. Hayes during a ceremony honoring the 19th president of the United States in Fremont, Ohio, October 8.
Brigadier Gen. Stephen E. Strand, left, deputy chief of engineers (Reserve affairs), and Chap. (Maj.) Dawn Siebold, 88th Regional Support Command chaplain, salute the wreath they placed at the tomb of former President Rutherford B. Hayes during a ceremony honoring the 19th president of the United States in Fremont, Ohio, October 8, 2017.
Sergeant Luke Washburn, a bugler with the 338th Army Band of the 88th Regional Support Command, plays Taps on the bugle during a wreath laying ceremony honoring former President Rutherford B. Hayes in Fremont, Ohio October 8, 2017.
Major Gen. Patrick Reinert, left, commanding general, 88th Regional Support Command, listens as Launie Mashburn, shop supervisor for Area Maintenance Support Activity 61 (Ground), leads him on a tour of the facility. Prior to the tour, Reinert awarded the shop and its employees for earning runner up status in the Table of Distribution and Allowances (TDA) category of the U.S. Army Reserve Command’s Fiscal Year 2016 Army Award for Maintenance Excellence (AAME).
Paul Harvey, the heavy mobile equipment repairer supervisor for Area Maintenance Support Activity 131, in Jeffersonville, Indiana, speaks to his shop and Maj. Gen. Patrick Reinert, commanding general of the 88th Regional Support Command, during an awards ceremony honoring AMSA 131 for winning of the Level I, Company TDA category of the Fiscal Year 2016 Supply Excellence Awards (SEA) for the U.S. Army Reserve.
Major Gen. Patrick Reinert, commanding general of the 88th Regional Support Command, speaks about the accomplishments of Area Maintenance Support Activity 131 in Jeffersonville, Indiana, honoring the shop for winning the Level I, Company TDA category of the Fiscal Year 2016 Supply Excellence Awards (SEA) for the U.S. Army Reserve.
Major Gen. Patrick Reinert, commanding general of the 88th Regional Support Command, poses with Paul Harvey, center, the heavy mobile equipment repairer supervisor for Area Maintenance Support Activity 131, and the rest of the AMSA 131 shop with the plaque for winning the Level I, Company TDA category of the Fiscal Year 2016 Supply Excellence Awards (SEA) for the U.S. Army Reserve.
U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Catherine Lowrey videotaping aerial footage from a Bell UH-1 Iroquois, Huey, over Baghdad, Iraq in 2010. (Photo courtesy of Jackie Spinner)
Catherine Lowrey, Combined Joint Interagency Task Force 435 Deputy Director, Public Affairs snaps a self-portrait during a photo mission, Camp Phoenix, Afghanistan, 2013.
U.S. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Catherine Lowrey with her grandson after a Battle Assembly weekend in Wisconsin in 2016. (Photo courtesy of Savannah Dixon)
Catherine Lowrey, acting Public Affairs Officer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Transatlantic Afghanistan District snaps a self-portrait in Bagram, Afghanistan 2017.
Chief Warrant Officer 5 John Brasfield, the command chief warrant officer for the 88th Regional Support Command, speaks to the more than 400 attendees at the 88th RSC-sponsored Yellow Ribbon Program in Minneapolis, September 9, 2017.
Ward Zischke, the command historian for the 88th Regional Support Command, is dressed in World War I era uniform as part of his presentation during the Yellow Ribbon event in Minneapolis September 9, 2017.
Sergeant 1st Class Jolaina Falkenstein, a human resources NCO with the 88th Regional Support Command, addresses the post-deployment group during a presentation at the Yellow Ribbon event in Minneapolis September 9.
Staff Sgt. Mark Sobol, a pre-deployment attendee at the Yellow Ribbon event, uses ones of the devices at a community partner booth during a break between presentations in Minneapolis September 9.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Transatlantic Afghanistan District sign outside their headquarters at Bagram Air Field in Afghanistan, Sept. 11. (Photo by Catherine Lowrey)