Operation Gauntlet
Army Reserve Staff Sgt. John Stone, a vehicle commander and chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) specialist assigned to the 379th Chemical Company, 472nd Chemical Battalion, 209th Regional Support Group, 76th Operational Response Command runs through platform gunnery crew commands and coordination using a virtual reality simulator with fellow Soldiers at Fort Riley, Kansas, April 3 as part of Operation Gauntlet. More than 450 Army Reserve Soldiers from around the country are participating in the three-week gunnery exercise to hone crucial gunnery skills and increase battlefield lethality. (Official U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brent C. Powell)