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Category: 85th Support Command

Fort Sheridan Army Reserve unit commander bids farewell
May 18, 2016
Lt. Col. Andrew C. Dillon, outgoing commander for the 3rd battalion, 335 Infantry Regiment, 157th Infantry Brigade, gives his final remarks during the unit’s change of command ceremony, May 15, 2016, at Fort Sheridan, Illinois.
(U.S. Army photo by Spc. David Lietz/Released)

Army Reserve soldiers and civilians walk for sexual assault awareness
April 28, 2016
Deborah Plowden, Sexual Assault Response Coordinator, 85th Support Command, gives opening remarks before leading participants in an installation-walk to spread awareness to Sexual Assault Awareness Prevention. The walk, conducted at the Paul G. Schulstad Army Reserve Center, was an interactive event with participants from the 85th Support Command and the Defense Contract Management Agency-Chicago, April 22, 2016. The 85th Support Command’s Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention team planned various training events, throughout the month, to help spread awareness in what one can do to prevent, respond to and reduce sexual assault within the ranks. April is the U.S. Army’s Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
(U.S. Army photo by Mr. Anthony L. Taylor/Released)

A Passion to Help
March 28, 2016
Lt. Col. Susan Wedel, chief nurse for the 85th Support Command’s Surgeon’s office, joined the Army Reserve in 1990. She has proudly worn the uniform for 26 years, and in her civilian capacity, cares for veterans in Milwaukee. 
(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Aaron Berogan/Released)

Army Reserve Military Police Company returns home from deployment to Cuba
March 28, 2016
Capt. Ashana McPherson, Company Commander, 814th Military Police Company, steps off a bus early Wednesday morning at the Arlington Heights Reserve Center following a 10-month deployment to Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, March 23, 2016. The soldiers were greeted by their friends and family in a 2:00 am ceremony there.
(U.S. Army photo by Spc. David Lietz/Released)

Army Reserve soldiers experience living history
March 8, 2016
Cynthia Maddox portrays Harriet Tubman as one of her five famous African-American Women during the 85th Support Command’s Black History and Women’s History Month combined observance, March 5, 2016. Tubman was not only influential as the Underground Railroad conductor leading hundreds of slaves to freedom, never losing a person, but also as a Union Spy. She is the first woman to lead an armed expedition in the war. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Aaron Berogan/Released)

Army Reserve soldier takes on semi-pro basketball and mentors youths
February 23, 2016
Army Reserve Sgt. 1st Class Terence Barron, left, and Sgt. 1st Class William Keys run in Sunset Meadows Park in Arlington Heights, Ill., during a 5k run/walk, coordinated by the 85th Support Command Sexual Harassment/Assault Response & Prevention Program (SHARP) team, April 22, 2015. The participants ran, despite 37-degree weather, to show their support for Sexual Assault Awareness Month. (Photo by Sgt. Aaron Berogan)

Army Reserve unit conducts First Army XO briefing for post Boldshift operations
December 7, 2015
Army Reserve Brig. Gen. Frederick R. Maiocco, Jr., commanding general, 85th Support Command, gives opening remarks during the First Army brigade executive officers brief on Dec. 4. The purpose of the briefing was to assist the active component brigades better understand the different processes within their Army Reserve battalions, and improve communications between the active and reserve units assigned to the brigades.
(U.S. Army photo by Spc. David Lietz/Released)

Army Reserve band brings music to veterans, community
December 6, 2015
The 85th Army Band plays a Veterans Day concert honoring veterans, local community and past members of the band.

Army Reserve officer shares her story during Hispanic Heritage Month
September 24, 2015
Army Reserve Lt. Col. Vicky Argueta, Equal Opportunity Advisor, 85th Support Command, shares her Army story during Hispanic Heritage Awareness Month. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. David Lietz/released)

Army Reserve soldier remembers relative: second most decorated soldier from World War II
September 3, 2015
Staff Sgt. Joshua Conner holds a photograph of his relative 1st Lt. Garlin Murl Conner, World War II veteran. According to various news reports, G. Conner is the second most decorated soldier from World War II.
(U.S. Army photo by Spc. David Lietz/Released)