Archive: October, 2016

U.S. Army Reserve Issues Energy Action Month Message
October 7, 2016
October is Energy Action Month. The U.S. Army Reserve is encouraging Soldiers, Civilians and Families to save energy to support mission requirements.

Historical changes for Army Reserve Medical Command
October 7, 2016
Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, marked transformation for Army Reserve Medical Command, after proposed changes were submitted in 2013 to better align the command with their active component counterpart, Army Medical Command.  This map depicts the new structure in ‘Current Capabilities’.

The 705th Transportation Company partners with the 652nd Multi-Role Bridge Company to work outside the box to keep mobile
October 6, 2016
FORT MCCOY, Wis. – U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers, with the 705th Transportation Company, 643rd Regional Support Group, 310th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) from Dayton, Ohio, and the 652nd Multi-Role Bridge Company (MRBC), 397th Engineer Battalion, 372nd Engineer Brigade, 416th Theater Engineer Command, from Hammond, Wis., work together to conduct rafting operations while participating in Combat Support Training Exercise (CSTX) 86-15-03, at Lake Petenwell outside of Fort McCoy, Wis., August 19, 2016. Nearly 9,000 service members from across the country participated in CSTX 86-16-03 hosted by the 86th Training Division.

Pursuing your dreams
October 6, 2016
Spec. Lisseth Ivonne Mayen Hernandez, pursued her dream until she obtained it when she joins the Army Reserve on 20 December 2014, Fort Buchanan, Puerto Rico.

‘Patton’s Own’ Augmentation Company inactivates after 27 years
October 6, 2016
The Third Army Augmentation Company Commander, Capt. Doreen D. Fuller, left, and Guideon bearer, Spc. Ashleigh Palumbo, right, stand in formation with the cased colors during an inactivation ceremony for the U.S. Army Central unit at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, September 28, 2016. The company has deployed 60 detachments of 50-plus Army Reserve Soldiers since Sept. 11, 2001 to the Central Command theater of operations. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Brandon Hubbard, USARCENT Public Affairs)

Engineer Battalion Reaps Reward for Busy Year
October 6, 2016
From left, Command Sergeant Major U.S. Army Reserve Command, Command Sgt. Maj. James Willis; Supervisory Staff administrator 367th Engineer Battalion, Mrs. Holly Nygaard; Command Sergeant Major 367th Engineer Battalion, Command Sgt. Maj. Eric Larson; Commanding General U.S. Army Forces Command, Gen. Robert Abrams; Commander 367th Engineer Battalion, Lt. Col. Jerry Criswell; former Chief Army Reserve, Lt. Gen. Jack Stultz (Ret.); Chief Army Reserve, Lt. Gen. Charles Luckey, pose with the 367th Engineer Battalion’s newly awarded Walter T Kerwin Readiness Award during the breakfast presentation. The 367th received the award from the Association of the United States Army (AUSA) for their accomplishments in 2015 during AUSA’s annual meeting and exhibition, October 3, 2016. (U.S. Army photo by Chief Warrant Officer 5 Therese Beatty/Released)

Exercise Lion Focus Prepares U.S. Army Africa, Reserve Partners for Crisis Intervention
October 6, 2016
British army Brig. Gen. David Eastman, commanding general of the 102 Logistic Brigade, right, and Col. Vincent Buggs, 79th Sustainment Command (Support) Supports Operation Officer, left, attend a shift change briefing during Exercise Lion Focus '16 Sept. 20, 2016, in Vicenza, Italy. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Alexandra Hays, 79th Sustainment Command (Support).

Current Affairs: Army Reserve Striving to Build an Energy-Secure Future
October 6, 2016
The Army Reserve is leveraging alternative and renewable energy as part of its initiatives to save energy and increase energy efficiency.

In Olympic Competition, Pole-Vaulter Kendricks is Soldier First
October 6, 2016
Army Reserve 2nd Lt. Sam Kendricks, of Oxford, Miss., wins the bronze medal in the men’s pole vault at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Aug. 15, 2016. Army photo by Tim Hipps

EOD specialist, Reserve Drill Sgt. earn Soldier, NCO of Year
October 4, 2016
NCO of the Year Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Moeller (second from left) and Soldier of the Year Spc. Robert Miller hold their Best Warrior trophies presented by Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel Dailey (left) and Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Daniel Allyn at the AUSA awards luncheon in the Washington Convention Center, Oct. 3, 2016.