Category: 76th Operational Response Command

379th Chemical Company trains at Army Warfighting Assessment Exercise
November 2, 2016
More than 145 Soldiers of the 379th Chemical Company (CM CO) out of Arlington, Ill. participated in the Army Warfighting Assessment Exercise held at Fort Bliss, Texas, Oct. 17-30, 2016.
U.S. Army Reserve Command Deputy Commanding General (Operations), Maj. Gen. David Conboy, and 76th Division Operational Response Commanding General, Maj. Gen. Ricky Waddell, were among the 21 distinguished visitors in attendance during the exercise.

U.S. Army Reserve supports Hurricane Matthew Relief Efforts
October 19, 2016
A Soldier wearing ACU and life vest standing on deck on back of tug boat holding rope.

STRATCOM TPU welcomes new commander
October 3, 2016
United States Army Reserve Strategic Command Troop Program Unit (STRATCOM TPU) honored its outgoing commander, Maj. Adam Stanley, and welcomed Maj. Russell Porter in the change of command ceremony Sept. 10 at Peterson Air Force Base auditorium.  In his speech, Stanley remarked on the endless productivity that his Soldiers have provided to the unit, to the Army Reserve.  “You’re more than just an active duty Soldier. You’re a dad; you’re a mom, husband, and wife.  I appreciate the sacrifice because I know that it does takes sacrifice to be here today and everything.”

The 76th ORC Equal Opportunity advisor honored in retirement ceremony
August 26, 2016
In a retirement ceremony held Sunday at Fort Douglas, Utah, Maj. Gen. Ricky Waddell, Commanding General of the 76th Operational Response Command, recognized Master Sgt. Stephen Peters for his more than 40 years of service to the U.S. Army and the nation.

Task Force 76 conducts a Staff Exercise
August 10, 2016
During the TF-76 Staff Exercise held at Westover, Mass., the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) team provided an overview and access of their Web EOC.  The Web EOC is the state's primary communication tools used to share information over the internet.

Fort Douglas-based Army Reserve unit hosted a Utah Army Ball
June 16, 2016
The Army’s birthday was observed with a cake-cutting ceremony by the youngest Soldier present (Pfc. Giovani Hernandez - 3rd person) and by the oldest (Master Sgt. Steven Peters - 2nd person), assisted by 76th ORC Commander, Maj. Gen. Ricky L. Waddell (1st person) and Command Sgt. Maj. Michael J. Robinson (4th person), during the 76th ORC's Utah Army Ball, June 11, at the Living Planet Aquarium, Salt Lake City.

76th EPLO/CMPO, 9th MSC and USARC teams train for disaster in Honolulu
May 31, 2016
76th ORC EPLO/CMPO and 9th MSC participated in a DSCA briefing 101 and executed a table top exercise before hurricane season in Hawaii and American Samoa in order to talk through immediate and deliberate response procedures.

Shaw Air Force-based Army Reserve unit to deploy in support of Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Inherent Resolve
May 18, 2016
The 3rd Army Augmentation (3AA), Detachment 2, 76th Operational Response Command, based out of Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, conducted its HMMWV Egress Assistant Trainer (HEAT) training during the unit’s mobilization training at Fort Bliss, Texas, May 11-12, 2016, prior to their departure.

The 3rd Army Augmentation, 76th Operational Response Command, attends initial Yellow Ribbon
April 21, 2016
While service members and families of the 3rd Army Augmentation attended their briefings during the Yellow Ribbon event held in Chicago, Illinois, April 15-17, 2016, the program provided childcare with agenda such as mad science interactive experience (photo), arts and crafts, music and movement, and free play with toys and board games.

The 76th Operational Response Command's Emergency Preparedness Liaison Officer Preparedness/Training Workshop
April 14, 2016
Presentation of the Colors during the 76th ORC's EPLO preparedness / training workshop held at Naval Base Coronado / Naval Air Station North Island April 4-8, 2016.