Mortuary affairs exercise provides Soldier’s skill set to honor fallen heroes
(left) US Army Reserve Spc. Joseph Hernandez, and native of Los Angeles, California, and Pvt. Mario Hernandez, a native of Chino, Calif., both mortuary affairs specialists with the 387th Quartermaster Company – Mortuary Affairs (MA), Los Angeles, Calif., load simulated human remains into a human remains pouch during a Mortuary Affairs Exercise (MAX) at Fort Pickett, Aug. 17. (US Army Reserve Photo by Sgt. Quentin Johnson, 211th MPAD/Released)