TF Ultimate cadre M240B qualification
Spc. Samantha Burdine, Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 380th Quartermaster Company, based in Evansvillle, Ind., and Sgt. Juan Ledezma, 808th Engineer Company, based in Houston, celebrate after successfully qualifying with an M240B machine gun during Task Force Ultimate, Operation Cold Steel II, hosted by U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operation Command (Airborne) at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., July 31, 2018. Operation Cold Steel is the U.S. Army Reserve’s crew-served weapons qualification and validation exercise to ensure that America’s Army Reserve units and Soldiers are trained and ready to deploy on short notice and bring combat-ready and lethal firepower in support of the Army and our joint partners anywhere in the world. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher J. Sofia/78th Training Division)