Today's Army Reserve covers more than 20 time zones across five continents. We are a battle-tested force facing a future with sophisticated adversaries. We must shift our focus and continue to adapt. We must be physically fit, mentally tough, and determined to defeat the enemy and dominate our foes. America's Army Reserve: the most capable, combat-ready, lethal federal reserve force in the history of the nation. (U.S. Army Reserve video by Calvin Reimold, Spc. Maria Casneiro and Sgt. 1st Class Jerimiah Richardson)
Legacy of service: Army Reserve officer carries family’s warfighting torch
2nd Lt. Anna-Elise Anderson, a reserve intelligence officer at Fort Belvoir, during her time as a cadet at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. As a cadet, Anderson was a member of the Hoya Battalion Reserve Officer Training Corps program.
June 12, 2020 - For the Anderson family, military service is in their blood, and last month that bloodline continued on with its latest addition, roughly a month before the Army’s 245th birthday. “We’ve been in the military since the American Revolution,” said 2nd Lt. Anna-Elise Anderson, an Army Reserve intelligence officer at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, regarding her family’s history. “And throughout those generations, we’ve also been in nearly every conflict our military has been in.”

FAQs: COVID-19 impact to the U.S. Army Reserve
May 19, 2020 - These questions have been submitted by Soldiers to various U.S. Army Reserve social media websites. Here, Soldiers may find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

Remote Training During COVID-19
Michelle Adams uses a SCATT trainer to practice - at home while wearing pajamas. Simulations devices allow remote Postal Match opportunities and training options when conditions prevent congregating.
March 31, 2020 - For times when circumstances and expense prevent Soldiers from congregating for training, remote training simulators allow inexpensive, yet effective, skill development.

336th Expeditionary Military Intelligence Brigade conducts virtual battle assembly due to COVID-19 concerns
Capt. Marcel Bedard (left) of the 325th Expeditionary Military Intelligence Battalion participates in a discussion during the 336th Expeditionary Military Intelligence Brigade’s virtual battle assembly from Watertown, Mass., March 21, 2020. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Capt. Marcel Bedard)
March 31, 2020 - The 336th Expeditionary Military Intelligence Brigade successfully piloted the U.S. Army Reserve’s first virtual battle assembly with the participation of more than 500 soldiers from the unit March 21 to 22. The 336th E-MIB Soldiers from across the U.S. connected remotely to participate in the two days of scheduled training.

Reserve assets increase readiness and teamwork in intelligence community
Col. Bryan Love, 207th Military Intelligence Brigade (Theater) commander, congratulates (l-r) Sgt. Christian McMiller and Pfc. Aaron Griggs of the 337th Military Intelligence Battalion for selection to compete in the Military Intelligence Readiness Command's Best Warrior Competition in Jan. 2020. The 337th MI Bn is a reserve asset, and falls under the 207th for operational control. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Edward Cuevas)
Jan. 3, 2020 - The 207th Military Intelligence Brigade-Theater (MIB-T) brings readiness to another level through utilizing reserve component assets. The Lightning Brigade, as 207th MIB-T is widely known, maximizes readiness through operational control of 337th Military Intelligence Battalion, a U.S. Army Reserve component unit out of Fort Sheridan, Illinois.

Retention Event Creates 100% Qualification Rate
Retention and training event hosted at Camp Atterbury by the U.S. Army Reserve Marksmanship Program consisted of a mix of precision and timed action shooting events shot on paper, pop-up, and steel targets from 25 to 400 meters with an ACFT component. The event also included a formal qualification with a 100% go rate among all participants.
Sept. 5, 2019 - Quality Army Reserve events maximize Soldier retention while providing enhanced training.

Battalion Earns 99% Qualification Rate Using Postal Match, EIC
Spc. Akin Noland, 345th MI BN A Co., inspects his zero target. Soldiers find this zero target made official in FY2016 provides a better approach and aim point.
Aug. 9, 2019 - Integrating new Army small arms doctrine with the Postal Match and Excellence In Competition Programs led to a large increase in Battalion-level qualification rates.

Army Reserve Marksmanship at the Best Warrior Competition
Sgt. Brennan Cardwell (383rd MI BN, MIRC) repairs bullet holes on his Combat Excellence in Competition, (EIC) target during the Pistol EIC event. The top 10% of competitors and cadre that fire this event will earn their Bronze EIC Badge and point towards their Distinguished Pistol Shot Badge.
July 4, 2019 - Soldiers of the Army Reserve Marksmanship created new events and conducted the small arms events at the 2019 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition.
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