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Junior Soldiers take lead in convoy operation
July 17, 2015
Vehicles driven by 432nd Transportation Company Soldiers are staged for offload after a two-week, 2,700-mile convoy operation from Fort Riley, Kan., to Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., on July 17. The convoy operation was part of Nationwide Move 15, an annual Army Reserve approved functional training exercise designed to provide Reserve component transportation units with valuable, realistic training by conducting real-world operations in support of continental United States activities. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Victor Ayala, 210th MPAD)

PWTC 2015 Begins
July 16, 2015
Students huddle around as Sgt. 1st Class Demario Q. Arnold, the senior paralegal noncommissioned officer with the 153rd Legal Operations Detachment, discusses ways students can improve upon their skillset of working in a claims office in a deployed environment during the 2015 Paralegal Warrior Training Course here July 13. Arnold is a resident of Charlotte. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Darryl L. Montgomery, 319th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)

Reservists In For Long Haul During Nationwide Move 15
July 16, 2015
Elements of the 353rd Transportation Company, 103rd ESC passes by the Bonneville Salt Flats on its way into Nevada during the company's convoy operation from Buffalo, Minn.,  to Camp Roberts, Calif. The convoy operation began July 9 and moved 44 Soldiers and more than 20 cargo-laden military vehicles more than 2,000 miles cross-country as part of an annual training initiative known as Nationwide Move. The 353rd Transportation Company's westward trek not only provided training for its Soldiers, but also practical logistics support to its sister unit, the 322nd Maintenance Company, which will be conducting its annual training in California. (US Army  Photo by Sgt Victor Ayala, 210th MPAD)

3D MCDS OCP (FWD) partners with the Kuwait National Guard
July 14, 2015
Soldiers from the 3rd Medical Command Deployment Support (MCDS) Operational Command Post (OCP) Forward (FWD) attend a Medical Capabilities Demonstration with the Kuwaiti Army, National Guard and special operation soldiers.

US Army Medical Materiel Center-Southwest Asia fights influenza through three-day vaccination event
July 14, 2015
First Theater Sustainment Command Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Darrell K. Williams, receives his annual influenza vaccine from an army medic, Qatar, Oct. 6, 2014. USAMMC-SWA teamed up with 1-114th Infantry Battalion to coordinate the vaccine drive, and vaccinated approximately 900 soldiers and civilians. (U.S. Army Photo by 1st Lt. Christopher Legette/released)

Army Reserve Fuelers deliver the ‘juice’ across North Carolina
July 14, 2015
A motor transport operator with the 705th Transportation Company prepares to offload his fuel carrier during the Quartermaster Liquid Logistics Exercise (QLLEX) at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 12, 2015. QLLEX is an annual logistical movement event that will transport necessary petroleum and purified water throughout the U.S. (Sgt. Christopher Bigelow / Released)

Soldiers Endure, Move on to USARC Best Warrior Competition
July 14, 2015
Spc. Zachary Lerma, 826th Ordnance Company supply specialist, uses a M256 series chemical agent detector kit during the Army Warrior Task portion of the 377th Theater Sustainment Command Best Warrior Competition at Fort Devens, Mass. Lerma, a native of Beaver Dam, Wis., is representing the 103rd Sustainment Command (Expeditionary).  (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Ferdinand Thomas II, RELEASED)

Army Reserve aviation unit conducts firefighting training mission
July 14, 2015
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers of A Company, 2-238th Aviation Regiment, 11th Aviation Command, conduct water bucket training from a UH-60L Black Hawk helicopter in Hemet, Calif., Feb. 10, 2015. This training was conducted to give the unit the ability to provide Cal Fire support in fighting California wildfires. Training included: Water bucket training using Bambi Bucket’s equipped with Torrentula valves, water drops, flight operations, sand tables, fire shelters and classroom training. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Heather Doppke/released)

Ghost Riders conduct Apache range prior to Black Hawk transition
July 14, 2015
Apache pilots from 1-158th Aviation Regiment “Ghost Riders,” along with soldiers from the 90th Aviation Support Battalion, conduct day and night time gunnery at North Fort Hood, Texas on June 3, 2015.

West Point welcomes future cadets on R-day
July 13, 2015
Before reporting to the Company 1st Sgt. on R-day at the United States Military Academy at West Point, future cadets must first prove they have mastered the skill by reporting to a Cow, or Cadet in his third year at the Academy. About 1,300 future Cadets report each year to the Academy on R-day which is typically held on the last Monday in June. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brian Hamilton)