Receiving the pistol
Army Reserve Brig. Gen. Doug Cherry (right), deputy commanding general, 76th Division (Operational Response), receives a M9 9mm pistol from Col. (retired) Steve Garrison during his promotion ceremony to brigadier general Jan. 6 at the Utah State Capital building in Salt Lake City. Cherry joined the Army in 1983 and has served in a variety of leadership positions during his lengthy career. (Official U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brent C. Powell)