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Reserve military police work side by side with Fort Hunter Liggett counterparts
October 8, 2015
A U.S. Army Soldier with the 382nd Military Police Detachment from San Diego, approaches a vehicle to check identification at an entry control point at Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Aug. 1. The 382nd worked with Fort Hunter Liggett police to maintain law and order and force protection during annual training, July 26 - Aug. 10 and supported WAREX 91-15, “Operation Caucasus Restore.” WAREX 91-15 prepares Reserve and National Guard units with real world and scenario based training, as well as basic Soldier skills during the exercise. (Photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Nazly Confesor, 200th MP Command Public Affairs/Released)

200th MPCOM food training workshop
October 8, 2015
Chief Warrant Officer 2 Charles Farran, senior food adviser at the 200th Military Police Command conducts a four-day food service training July 28-31. Participants learned United States Army Reserve Command food service policy procedures. (US Army photo taken by Sgt. Elizabeth Taylor/Released)

A class to remember: Equal Opportunity Leaders Course
October 8, 2015
Soldiers in the Equal Opportunity Leaders Course are tasked to play a game in which they are forced to make critical decisions based on the face-value of a person July 15, 2015, at Farmingdale, N.Y. The EOLC is designed to provide leaders at battalion and company levels the critical skills needed to assist commanders, military personnel and family members with all the matters concerning equality and diversity in the organization. (U.S. Army Reserve Photo by Spc. Stephanie Ramirez/ RELEASED)

National Commission on the Future of the Army visits Meade to discuss reserve component issue
October 8, 2015
Retired Army Gen. Carter Ham, chairman of the National Commission on the Future of the Army, asks a question about reserve component training July 14, 2015, at Fort Meade, Md. The commission is tasked with making recommendations concerning component roles, force structure design, organization, employment and reserve forces policy. (U.S. Army Reserve Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Jacob Boyer/RELEASED)

North Carolina brigade takes lead of 20th chapter for US forces in Kosovo
October 8, 2015
U.S. Army Col. Vernon Simpson (right), commander of the 30th Armored Brigade Combat Team, and U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Ralph Johnson, the 30th ABCT command sergeant major, uncase the brigade’s colors during a Multinational Battle Group-East transfer of authority ceremony July 9, 2015, at Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo. The 30th ABCT, an Army National Guard unit from North Carolina, will lead a multinational force supporting NATO’s peace mission in Kosovo for approximately nine months. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Erick Yates, Multinational Battle Group-East)

Army Reserve Culinary Arts Team earns Silver Medal
October 8, 2015
The Army Reserve Culinary Team poses for a photograph with their coach, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Colby S. Beard, 807th Medical Command and runner, Spc. Jason L. Brye, 4th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), after receiving their silver medals and official certificates from the American Culinary Federation Inc. at the Military Culinary Competition held during the Barracks Row Fall Festival in Washington, Sept. 26, 2015. This is the ninth year that the Army Reserve Culinary Team has competed at this event.

Nevada Attorney General Laxalt unveils First in the Nation Program
October 7, 2015
Capt. Nic Danna, 650th Regional Support Group deputy command Judge Advocate and Afghanistan combat veteran, was recently named the director of the Office of Military Legal Assistance for the Nevada Attorney General’s Office in July of this year. Danna has been called to active duty numerous times most, recently with the 419th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion in 2014 for a deployment to Afghanistan.

Army Reserve Mortuary Affairs Soldiers support Bakersfield coroner’s office
October 7, 2015
The Army Reserve’s 387th Quartermaster (Mortuary Affairs) Battalion, from Los Angeles, deployed two Mobile Integrated Remains Collection Systems (MIRCS) to the Kern County California Coroner’s office Sept. 7-18. The MIRCS ran 24-hours a day. This highly deployable, self-contained modular frame can handle up to 16 remains at a time. Soldiers ensured the system maintained a consistent temperature for the entire mission. (Photo courtesy of Sgt. Lawrence Thomas, 387th Quartermaster Battalion)

Army National Guard Battalion assumes command of Multinational Force in Kosovo
October 7, 2015
North Carolina Army National Guard Soldiers assigned to 1st Combined Arms Battalion, 252nd Armor Regiment, out of Fayetteville, N.C., stand in formation during a transition of authority ceremony July 4, 2015, at Camp Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, Kosovo. During the ceremony, 1-252 assumed responsibility over the Multinational Battle Group-East Forward Command Post, in support of the NATO peace support mission in Kosovo. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gina Russell, Multinational Battle Group-East)

Training for a safe and secure environment brings multinational forces together
October 7, 2015
Capt. Saijmir Germenji, commander for the Albanian Army 2nd Infantry Company, greets Col. Vernon Simpson, commander of the 30th Armored Brigade Combat Team, after completing training in a multinational exercise that included forces from the U.S., Albania and Moldova for crowd and riot control June 25 in Hohenfels, Germany. The 30th ABCT, an Army National Guard Unit from North Carolina, participated in this training event in preparation for a peacekeeping mission in Kosovo. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Erick Yates)