Army Reserve Soldiers hone specialized skills during annual exercise
Army Reserve Spc. Dare Oladapo, a chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear specialist, and native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, assigned to the 327th Chemical Company, 92nd Chemical Battalion, 415th Chemical Brigade, 76th Operational Response Command, pulls a hose out of a water tank after setting up a chemical decontamination site at Dugway Proving Grounds, Utah, June 19, as part of Operation Desert Dragon. More than 500 Army Reserve Soldiers from around the country are conducting a variety of specialized training at the base focused on honing Soldiers chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) skill sets and obtaining unit validation as part of a three-week annual exercise. The exercise is designed to be the premiere CBRN validation event for Army Reserve units, and serve as the culminating training event for premobilization and top tier priority units. (Official U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brent C. Powell)