Archive: 2015

Competition breeds confidence, confidence breeds better training
September 25, 2015
2015 FORSCOM Marksmanship Competition

Not a Gentleman’s Match: Running and gunning championship brings nations to Canada
September 24, 2015
Canadian and British Army soldiers participate in a light machine gun night fire event during the 2015 Canadian Armed Forces Small Arms Concentration at the Connaught Range outside of Ottawa, Canada, Sept. 14. The marksmanship competition brought in more than 250 total competitors from the British, Canadian and U.S. armed forces competing in more than 50 matches involving rifle, pistol and light machine gun events using various combat-like movements and scenarios. (U.S. Army photo by Master Sgt. Michel Sauret)

7th CSC conducts EUCOM HA assessments in Croatia
September 24, 2015
Soldiers evaluate EUCOM humanitarian assistance projects in Croatia

Logistical Civil Augmentation Program Support Battalion holds change of command ceremony
September 24, 2015
Lt. Col. Timothy Rados, incoming commander, addresses the 3rd Logistical Civil Augmentation Program Support Battalion. Their mission is to provide a trained and ready unit that is combine, cross-trained, modular and functionally deployable.

Signal command says goodbye to its chemical units
September 24, 2015
Commanding General of the 335th Signal Command (Theater) Brig. Gen. Christopher Kemp addresses soldiers during his annual Commander's Conference held in Atlanta Sept. 20, 2015. "This is bittersweet because we are losing half our family in one swoop," said Kemp.

Army Reserve officer shares her story during Hispanic Heritage Month
September 24, 2015
Army Reserve Lt. Col. Vicky Argueta, Equal Opportunity Advisor, 85th Support Command, shares her Army story during Hispanic Heritage Awareness Month. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. David Lietz/released)

Wounded warrior embraces Latino heritage and culture
September 24, 2015
Retired Army Sgt. Manny Mendoza-Valencia talks about his life and love of Hispanic culture to the audience at the 63rd Regional Support Command’s National Hispanic Heritage Month event, Sept. 22, at the headquarters building, Moffett Field, Calif. Valencia, who was one of the guest speakers at the event, lost his legs to an improvised explosive device in Sadr City, Iraq, in 2004.

Warrior Response tests capabilities, builds partnership
September 24, 2015
Soldiers from U.S. Army Garrison Rheinland-Pfalz, to include the U.S. Army Reserve's 773rd Civil Support Team, joined U.S. Air Force and German police for Response 15, the daylong training event took place Sept. 24 on Pulaski Barracks, Ramstein Air base and Smith Barracks in Baumholder. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Warren Wright, 21st TSC PAO)

98th Div. drill sergeants teach D&C to future Army leaders at Clemson University
September 24, 2015
Army Reserve drill sergeant, Staff Sgt. Blake Howell of Belton, S.C., inspects the arm and hand positions of Clemson University Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets while teaching them the proper way to salute during a drill and ceremony lab conducted by drill sergeants from the division on Clemson’s Bowman Field, Sept. 3, 2015. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Ken Scar)

Remain calm, all is well
September 24, 2015
With Headquarters Standardization only months away and Reformation to begin by Oct. 1, 2016, leadership in the 108th Training Command (IET) are urging patience. The command staff is working toward a solution to reduce their ranks by the mandated 10 percent while still remaining fully mission capable to meet all of TRADOC mission requirements, at a minimal displacement to Soldiers.(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brian Hamilton)