Archive: May, 2016

Class dismissed: Roughly 80 students graduate high school, join U.S. Army
May 31, 2016
Maj. Gen. Phillip M. Churn talks to a group of students at a high school award ceremony that was held at the 83rd Military Police Company in El Paso, Texas on May 21, 2016 to recognize over 80 high school seniors for their decision to join the Army after graduation. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Stephanie Ramirez)

Former Jamaican Solider Joins U.S. Army Reserve
May 31, 2016
Pvt. Rhoen Barnes cleans a skit-steer loader in the Kaweah Oaks Preserve at Exeter, California, Monday, May 24, 2016. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Alfonso Corral from the 318th Press Camp Headquarters)

Largest U.S. military transport aircraft makes historic landing in Poland for Anakonda 16
May 31, 2016
Polish Airport personnel at Gdańsk Lech Wałęsa Airport help the Oklahoma National guard with loading a pallet onto a Light Medium Tactical Vehicle, May 25.

Col. Glover attends Operation Terminal Fury
May 31, 2016
Warrant Officer 3 Matthew Kenney, U.S. Army Vessel Malvern Hill (LCU 2025) pilot, and Warrant Officer 2 Karl Irvin, USAV Malvern Hill chief engineer, get underway during the Operation Terminal Fury exercise May 20, at Port Hueneme. The Operation Terminal Fury exercise tests the abilities of transportation companies with vessel assets to respond quickly to emergencies in their area of responsibility.

76th EPLO/CMPO, 9th MSC and USARC teams train for disaster in Honolulu
May 31, 2016
76th ORC EPLO/CMPO and 9th MSC participated in a DSCA briefing 101 and executed a table top exercise before hurricane season in Hawaii and American Samoa in order to talk through immediate and deliberate response procedures.

A Day With the Army Reserve
May 27, 2016
Under Secretary of the Army Patrick J. Murphy finishes his speech during the keynote address at the chamber of commerce. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Deidra Jackson, U.S. Army Reserve/Released)

Col. Glover visits the 314th CSSB at JRTC
May 26, 2016
Col. Toni Glover, 650th Regional Support Group commanding officer, and her staff take a brief from Maj. Leopold Karanikolas, 314th Combat Sustainment Support Command commander, and his staff in the Intermediate Staging Base tactical operations center, during Joint Readiness Training Center, Fort Polk, exercises May 7, where units from the U.S. Army National Guard, Army Reserve and active-duty Army train together.

Milwaukee celebrates Armed Forces Day like few others
May 26, 2016
Nearly 500 motorcycles are lined up to take part in the Milwaukee Armed Forces Day 13th Annual Support the Troops Ride May 21.

The special force behind the fuel lab
May 26, 2016
Petroleum Quality Analysis System-Enhanced, a mobile trailer used by petroleum laboratory specialists in the battlefield. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class Naurys Marte/Released)

Chief of Army Reserve broadcasts final town hall online
May 26, 2016
Brig. Gen. Robert Harter, chief of staff for the Office of the Chief of Army Reserve (OCAR), presents a painting to Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Talley, chief of the U.S. Army Reserve, and his wife, Linda, as a farewell gift during their final town hall meeting at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, which was broadcasted live across the internet for viewers to participate from around the world, May 24. During the meeting, Talley spoke on a variety of topics affecting the Army Reserve and answered questions from both the online and live audiences. (U.S. Army photo by Master Sgt. Michel Sauret)