Archive: 2016

Community Gathers to Celebrate Former President James A. Garfield
November 22, 2016
CLEVELAND (November 19, 2016) – The caskets of James A. Garfield, left, and his wife Lucretia  are in the crypt of the Garfield Memorial at Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. The caskets are closed off to the public, but can be viewed through the gates that surround them.

U.S. Army Reserve assists sheriff's office after Hurricane Matthew
November 18, 2016
The Lenoir County Sheriff’s office is using an underutilized U.S. Army Reserve Center in Kinston, N.C., after Hurricane Matthew flooded the courthouse basement in early October. The sheriff’s office reached out to the 81st Regional Support Command who owned the center at the Kinston airport. Through the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012, U.S. Army Reserve Defense Support of Civil Authorities and Stafford Act (Disaster and Emergency Act), the sheriff’s office was able to use the facility to continue to serve the citizens of Lenoir County.  (U.S. Army photo by Timothy L. Hale)(Released)

The American Dream
November 18, 2016
Pvt. Diego Garcia, an Army Reserve Soldier in basic combat training with Company A, 1st Battalion, 61st Infantry Regiment at Fort Jackson, S.C., takes aim at his target at the hand grenade assault course, Oct. 19. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Stephanie Hargett/ released)

On Target: USAR marksmen have strong showing at FORSCOM
November 18, 2016
Master Sgt. Robert Mango, with the 9th Mission Support Command and the U.S. Army Reserve Combat Marksmanship Program, watches fellow competitors on the third day of the U.S. Army Forces Command Weapons Marksmanship Competition Nov. 9, 2016, at Fort Bragg, N.C. The four-day FORSCOM competition features 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 challenge 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)

Training at Letterkenny Munitions Center Enhances Readiness for Reserve Soldiers
November 18, 2016
Reservists from the 351st and 826th Ordnance Companies work inspection operations on July 12, 2016, in support of outload operations.

Online Training Comes to Life for 88th RSC, Fort McCoy Soldiers, Civilians
November 18, 2016
FORT MCCOY, Wisconsin (November 17, 2016) – Bella Hernandez, center, a special agent with the 752nd Military Intelligence Battalion, speaks to a crowd of Soldiers and civilians from the 88th Regional Support Command and Fort McCoy during the Threat Awareness and Reporting Program (TARP) training at the Blue Devil Auditorium in the 88th RSC headquarters, November 17.

4960th Multi-Functional Training Brigade embodies train as you fight concept
November 17, 2016
Staff Sgt. Linsey McCray, an active duty Soldier attending the 4960th Multi-Functional Training Brigade (Total Army School System) pilot Army Medical Department Advanced Leader Course Phase II, inspects her mask during a situational training exercise. The course was held at Fort Shafter Flats, Hawaii, October 30 - November 12, 2016.

63rd RSC hosts intensive 10 day SHARP training event
November 17, 2016
Sexual Assault Response Coordinators listen during a presentation given by Chaplain Efrain Avila-Juarbe, Nov. 9, Camp Parks, Dublin, Calif. Avila-Juarbe, a chaplain at Camp Parks, emphasized his ability to provide complete confidentiality during counseling sessions for victims. Avila-Juarbe also shared that all Soldiers are eligible for mental health counseling through the Family Life Program. His presentation was part of a 10-day certification course for 35 SARC coordinators assigned to the command and subordinate units, Oct. 31 - Nov. 10.  (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class LaTonya Kelly)

Honoring our Veterans and their Families
November 16, 2016
Veterans, family members, and fellow employees gathered at the Amgen headquarters for a Flag raising ceremony and Veterans Day event on November 10.

Veterans Day Program at the National World War I Museum & Memorial
November 16, 2016
Col. Bradford addressing the crowd on Veterans Day