Tag: Total Force

Joint training exercise ensures combat readiness for military medics
July 31, 2017
3rd Medical Command (Deployment Support)’s 345th Combat Support Hospital out of Jacksonville, Florida, commanded by Col. Noel Pace, is one of the training audiences participating in Global Medic 2017 at Fort Hunter Liggett, California.  The nearly 250 Soldiers assigned to the CSH spent the first few days setting up the hospital and getting it ready to begin receiving patients.  The exercise runs 8-28 July, 2017.
Global Medic’s unique training opportunity allows U.S. Army Reserve medical units to train alongside their multi-component and joint partners as part of the America’s Army Reserve evolution into the most lethal Federal Reserve force in the history of the nation.  The training audience for this year’s Global Medic exercise totaled more than 1,100 service members, ensuring individuals, teams and units are better prepared to provide medical care when they are called to deploy.

“Road Runners” work with Army Reserve to support Saber Guardian 17
July 18, 2017
Sgt. Cruz Cotto, a motor transport operator with 515th Transportation Company, uses the retail fuel hose of the M969 5,000 gallon fuel tanker to refuel an M1 Abrams tank in Cincu, Romania on July 7.  (U.S. Army photo by 2nd Lt. Nnamdi Okangba)

Army Signal teams keep Saber Guardian supplies, personnel rolling along
July 5, 2017
U.S. Army Spc. Isaiah Myles, a Command Post Node team chief assigned to Charlie Company, 44th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, 2nd Theater Signal Brigade, and Spc. Justin Pelzer, a CPN operator, check the settings on a Satellite Transportable Terminal July 3, 2017 in Cincu, Romania. Myles’ CPN team is providing communications support to the 497th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 55th Sustainment Brigade, a U.S. Army Reserve unit, during exercise Saber Guardian 17, a U.S. Army Europe-led, multinational exercise, taking place in Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania July 11-20, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by William B. King)

U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers, Aim High
March 23, 2017
A U.S. Airmen prepare for a joint inspection an up-armored Humvee at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., on March 18, 2017. The Airmen, who are assigned to the 621st Contingency Response Wing, spent the day with U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers from the 200th Military Police Command to inspect their up-armored Humvees in preparation for an air-land mission into Lakehurst Maxfield Field to kick off the ground operations of Warrior Exercise 78-17-01, which will be held March 8 to April 1, 2017. Roughly 60 units from the Army Reserve, Army, Air Force, Marine Reserves, and Canadian Armed Forces participated in the training exercise, which is a large-scale collective training event designed to assess units’ combat capabilities as America’s Army Reserve continues to build the most capable, combat-ready and lethal Federal Reserve force in the history of the Nation. (Army Reserve Photo by Master Sgt. Mark Bell / Released)