Tag: Army Reserve

'Marksmanship Matters' - US Army Reserve wins 2 out of 3 at FORSCOM Marksmanship Competition
September 24, 2015
Master Sgt. Russell Moore, second from left, and Capt. Kirk Freeman, middle, won the U.S. Army Forces Command Weapons Marksmanship Competition, Sept. 23, 2015, at Fort Bragg, N.C. Moore, Freeman, and Sgt. Ben Mercer, second from right, are members of the U.S. Army Reserve Marksmanship Team. Moore won the M9 pistol category, Freeman won the M4 rifle category and Mercer finished in the top for in M249 Squad Automatic Weapon. Also pictured are Brig. Gen. Michael J. Warmack, U.S. Army Reserve Command deputy chief of staff for the G-3/5/7. The three-day FORSCOM competition featured 27 marksmen from the U.S. Army, U.S. Army Reserve, and the National Guard in events for the M9 pistol, the M4A1 rifle and the M249 SAW, or Squad Automatic Weapon, to recognize Soldiers who are beyond expert marksmen. The multi-tiered events challenged the competitors' ability to accurately and quickly engage targets in a variety of conditions and environments. (U.S. Army photo by Timothy L. Hale/Released)

Army Reserve commander strives for mirror image
March 5, 2015
U.S. Army Reserve Pvt. Kevin Collins, E Company, 3-60 Infantry, knocks down targets from the prone supported position during week four of his basic combat training at Fort Jackson, S.C. Collins, who enlisted as a human resources specialist, is one of many new recruits to the Army and Army Reserve who is being trained by a group of Army Reserve drill sergeants in what is known as the Echo Mission. Every year, a team of Army Reserve drill sergeants from the 108th Training Command (IET) takes over a basic combat training company at one of the Army's four initial entry training posts and provides quality instruction and mentorship alongside their active duty counterparts. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brian Hamilton)

Mentorship on the hardwood
February 28, 2015
Army Reserve drill sergeant, Staff Sergeant Brian Johnson, Task Force Marshall, 108th Training Command (IET), encourages a young fan to do one more pull-up at Fan Fest during the 2015 CIAA basketball tournament held annually in Charlotte, N.C. Johnson was on hand to tout the benefits and opportunities of military service by way of the Army Reserve. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brian Hamilton)

Ethics professor supports Fort Douglas with Black History observance
February 25, 2015
Dr. Karen Johnson, associate professor of education at the University of Utah, poses for a group photo with equal opportunity advisers Sgt. 1st Class William Yazzie and Greg Rogers during a Black History Month observance held at Fort Douglas, Utah, Feb. 25. The purpose of the event was to spread cultural awareness and provide a history lesson on the role of the African-American female during the Civil War. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Chad M. Nixon)

A Walk Through History
February 6, 2015
A member of the the Wona Womalan West African Ensemble performed during the 81st Regional Support Command's annual celebration of African American history Feb. 6. "The dancers represented the culture, music and look of the root of African American history, which is Africa," said Master Sgt. Rosalind Chamberlain, Equal Opportunity Advisor.