Archive: February, 2014

Army Reserve unit recipient of Defense Reserve Family Readiness Award
February 28, 2014
Reserve Family Readiness Award winners from the 134th Legal Operations Detachment pose alongside officials from United States Army Reserve, the Office of the Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs and the Military Officers Association at a Feb. 28, 2014, award ceremony in the Pentagon's Hall of Heroes. Left to right, Col. Ronald Dean Rallis Sr., commander, 134th Legal Operations Detachment; John T. Hastings, deputy assistant secretary of defense for reserve affairs, resources; Nicholas Kroll, son of Lt. Col. Lori Kroll; Brig. Gen. LeAnne P. Burch, commanding general, United States Army Reserve Legal Command; Lt. Col. Lori Kroll, 134th Legal Operations Detachment team leader and Unit Family Readiness Group liaison; Sherry Rallis, 134th Family Readiness Group leader; (behind Mrs. Rallis) Andrea Treptow, 134th Family Readiness Group newsletter chairperson; Hans Dekker, 134th Family Readiness Group treasurer; Jennifer Mercado, 134th Family Readiness Group volunteer; Lt. Col. Owen Lewis, 134th deputy commander; Sandra Bramble, master trainer, Army Community Services, 134th Family Readiness Group; Sgt. 1st Class Carla Corona, 134th family assistant; Maj. Gen. Marcia M. Anderson, deputy chief, Army Reserve; Capt. Rufus Allen, 134th member; Capt. Shelley O'Hara, 134th member; retired U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Norb Ryan, president of the Military Officers Association of America. (Photo by Lt. Col. Roburt C. Yale, unit public affairs representative, USAR Legal Command)

Program highlights African-American storytelling
February 5, 2014
North Carolina professional storyteller, Mitchell G. Capel presents works by Paul L. Dunbar, a Civil War era poet and former slave, to the U.S. Army Reserve audience, Feb. 5, 2014, at Fort Bragg, N.C. The "brown bag" presentation was a part of the command's Black History Month celebration.