Army Reserve Headquarters — Fort Bragg
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Milton Candelaria, Jr., a human resources noncommissioned officer from Broadview, Montana, with the 652nd Regional Support Group, looks at a series of names burned into the attic wall his team discovered when doing inventory November 26 at Zagan base camp, Zagan, Poland. Candelaria makes up one-third of the Zagan mayor cell, along with fellow 652nd Soldiers Capt. Matthew Paulhus, the Zagan mayor, and Staff Sgt. James Campbell, the deputy mayor. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Master Sgt. Ryan Matson, 652nd Regional Support Group)
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Milton Candelaria, Jr., a human resources noncommissioned officer from Broadview, Montana, with the 652nd Regional Support Group, checks an inventory list November 26 at Zagan base camp, Zagan, Poland. Candelaria makes up one-third of the Zagan mayor cell, along with fellow 652nd Soldiers Capt. Matthew Paulus, the Zagan mayor, and Staff Sgt. James Campbell, the deputy mayor. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Master Sgt. Ryan Matson, 652nd Regional Support Group)
U.S. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. James Campbell, right, a supply sergeant from Great Falls, Montana, with the 652nd Regional Support Group, looks for keys to a room while conducting inventory on Zagan base camp November 26 at Zagan. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Master Sgt. Ryan Matson, 652nd Regional Support Group)
U.S. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. James Campbell, right, a supply sergeant from Great Falls, Montana, with the 652nd Regional Support Group, takes notes during a meeting with Jacek Mroczek, host nation support specialist, 43rd Garrison Support, to discuss inventory of items on the Zagan base camp November 26 at Zagan. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Master Sgt. Ryan Matson, 652nd Regional Support Group)
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Milton Candelaria, Jr., a human resources noncommissioned officer from Broadview, Montana, with the 652nd Regional Support Group, looks through a box of keys November 26 at Zagan base camp, Zagan, Poland. Candelaria makes up one-third of the Zagan mayor cell, along with fellow 652nd Soldiers Capt. Matthew Paulhus, the Zagan mayor, and Staff Sgt. James Campbell, the deputy mayor. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Master Sgt. Ryan Matson, 652nd Regional Support Group)
Soldiers from the 418th Civil Affairs Battalion accompany Army Brig. Gen. Robert Cooley, commander of the 353rd Civil Affairs Command, during a base tour on January 19, 2020, in Poznan, Poland. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Anna Churco)
Army Lt. Col. William Wood, mission commander of the 418th Civil Affairs Battalion, 308th Civil Affairs Brigade, 353rd Civil Affairs Command, talks with Army Brig. Gen. Robert Cooley, commander of the 353rd Civil Affairs Command, during a base tour on January 19, 2020, in Poznan, Poland. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Anna Churco)
Army Sgt. Adam Allen, a human resources specialist with the 418th Civil Affairs Battalion, speaks with Army Brig. Gen. Robert Cooley, commander of the 353rd Civil Affairs Command, during a base tour on January 19, 2020, in Poznan, Poland. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Anna Churco)
Sgt. 1st Class Brian Stoa, a member of the All-Army Sports Team and Army’s American Skeet Team, is currently serving as an Active Guard Reserve (AGR) Recruiter for the U.S. Army Reserve.
Sgt. 1st Class Brian Stoa, a member of the All-Army Sports Team and Army’s American Skeet Team, is currently serving as an Active Guard Reserve (AGR) Recruiter for the U.S. Army Reserve.
Meet the U.S. Army Reserve mayors at Zagan base camp in Poland
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Milton Candelaria, Jr., a human resources noncommissioned officer from Broadview, Montana, with the 652nd Regional Support Group, looks at a series of names burned into the attic wall his team discovered when doing inventory November 26 at Zagan base camp, Zagan, Poland. Candelaria makes up one-third of the Zagan mayor cell, along with fellow 652nd Soldiers Capt. Matthew Paulhus, the Zagan mayor, and Staff Sgt. James Campbell, the deputy mayor. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Master Sgt. Ryan Matson, 652nd Regional Support Group)
Jan. 21, 2020 - Putting the right people in the right positions to succeed is a key part of building a good team. At the Zagan mayor cell, responsible for providing basic life-sustaining services for U.S. Soldiers and their allies at Zagan base camp, Capt. Matthew Paulhus of the 652nd Regional Support Group feels he has done just that.

U.S. Army Reserve Soldier competes in Army's American Skeet Team
Sgt. 1st Class Brian Stoa, a member of the All-Army Sports Team and Army’s American Skeet Team, is currently serving as an Active Guard Reserve (AGR) Recruiter for the U.S. Army Reserve.
Jan. 21, 2020 - Growing up in Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, Sgt. 1st Class Brian Stoa, a member of the All-Army Sports Team and Army’s American Skeet Team, enjoyed hunting, shooting and the outdoors. He became avid in shooting competitively in American trap, American skeet and sporting clays.

Army Reserve Soldier honors trailblazer at Martin Luther King event
Maj. Lakisha Hale-Earle, chief of G1 plans and training for U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division (right), pays tribute to former Sgt. Hilda P. Griggs, who served in the Second World War’s 6888th Central Postal Directory Battalion (left), during New Jersey’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. commemoration Jan. 19 at the N.J. State Museum Auditorium in Trenton. The 6888th was the first-and-only all-African American, all-female unit to deploy overseas during the war. It consisted of 855 women under the command of Lt. Charity Adams, the first African-American woman commissioned in the Women’s Army Corps. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Sal Ottaviano)
Jan. 20, 2020 - New Jersey Secretary of State Tahesha Way and the New Jersey Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Commission hosted the state’s annual tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. Jan. 19 at the N.J. State Museum Auditorium here.

430th Quartermaster Company installs showers, laundry units during emergency in Puerto Rico
Sergeant 1st Class Victor Polanco provides a safety brief to the troops, Jan. 14 at Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico, prior the 430th Quartermaster Company logistic movement in support to the emergency created by a series of earthquakes in the southern region of the island.
Jan. 17, 2020 - The 430th Quartermaster Company, 1st Mission Support Command, U.S. Army Reserve Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, mobilized, installed and started operating shower and laundry units at different dislocated civilians camp, Jan. 14, in response of the strong earthquake and several aftershocks that have rattled residents in Puerto Rico.

Engineers keep it constructive
U.S. Army Sgt. Trevor E. Bessinger, 124th Engineer Company heavy equipment operator, digs a drainage ditch with a backhoe at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, Dec. 12, 2019. The 124th Engineer Company, based in Saluda, S.C., primarily conducts “horizonal” work, including preparing and grading land for building construction. Engineering work helps Coalition Forces throughout the area – including Kurdish Security Forces – in their ongoing fight against Daesh. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Gary A. Witte)
Jan. 17, 2020 - In the engineer office at Erbil Air Base, Iraq, there is a white board displaying an ever-changing list of improvement projects. Almost daily, military and civilian personnel come through the door asking for assistance.