Archive: September, 2012

Army Reserve troops salute visiting shuttle
September 9, 2012
In this image released by the United States Army Reserve, Lt. Col Ana Malkowski with the 75th Training Command observes the Space Shuttle Endeavour in Houston, Texas, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. The retired spacecraft made a brief stop at the city's Ellington International Airport before being transported to a museum complex in Los Angeles. The 75th is headquartered at the adjacent Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, and is the senior military headquarters in Houston.  (Photo/75th Training Command, Army Reserve Maj. Adam Collett)

Savior of two children from burning vehicle awarded Soldier's Medal
September 8, 2012
gt. James B. Bennett was presented the Soldier’s Medal for exceptional heroism during an awards ceremony at the El Monte, Calif., U.S. Army Reserve Center, Saturday, Sept. 8. The Soldier’s Medal was awarded to Bennett for his actions in Fresno Jan. 28, when he and his father, James D. Bennett, saved the lives of two children by pulling them from a burning car. (Photos by Sgt. Tracy Ellingsen, 304th Sustainment Brigade)