Power in the Pines returned after a five-year hiatus with the Air and Space Open House from 19-21 May, 2023, at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. The ASOH is the largest public event held at JB MDL, showcasing air superiority from both the ground and sky. The flight line also displayed a variety of aircraft from many services of the military, as well as their guard and reserve components. These visuals served as a representation of JB MDL’s commitment to working with Joint Partners daily to support our national defense, and to thank the local community for its continued support.

430th Military Law and Order Detachment supports airshow

During their two-week annual training, the 430th Military Police Law and Order Detachment conducted joint law enforcement...
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The 807th Medical Command (Deployment Support) Staff Judge Advocate office hopes to demystify what Judge Advocate Generals (JAGs)...
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Chap. (Lt. Col.) Raymond Leach (right), deputy command chaplain and regional chaplain personnel manager for the U.S. Army Reserve’s 99th Readiness Division, receives his diploma during the U.S. Army War College graduation ceremony July 28, 2023, at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania. “Since the Army’s work today is so very diverse and often is focused on providing human care and support across the globe, Chaplains are essential personnel at every level and in every mission,” Leach said. (Photo credit: U.S. Army War College)

Army War College helps Chaplain ‘maintain effective and relevant religio...

At first glance, sending an Army Chaplain to the U.S. Army War College may seem counter-intuitive.After all, Chaplains are often...
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Archive: August, 2016

Band of Brothers: 2016 USAR Best Warrior winners train together in Montana
August 24, 2016
The 2016 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior winners and runner-ups navigate an urban terrain site and provide casualty care during training at Fort Harrison, Mont., August 5, 2016. The USAR BWC winners from the noncommissioned officer and Soldier category are going through rigorous training, leading up to their appearance at Fort A.P. Hill later this year for the Department of Army BWC. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by  Brian Godette, USARC Public Affairs)

Army Olympian "soldiers on" to complete 50K Race Walk at Rio Games
August 24, 2016
Staff Sgt. John Nunn of the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program finishes 42nd in the men's 50-kilometer race walk Aug. 19 at the Rio Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. U.S. Army photo by Tim Hipps, IMCOM Public Affairs #SoldierOlympians #ArmyOlympians #ArmyTeam #GoArmy #ArmyStrong #TeamUSA #RoadToRio #Olympics

Preparation is key to Army Reserve retirement
August 24, 2016
VICENZA, Italy – Master Sgt. Kevin Watts, noncommissioned officer in charge, Retirement Services Office, 99th Regional Support Command, right, speaks during the 7th Mission Support Command hosted bi-annual 99th RSC RSO preretirement brief, Aug. 20, 2016

Army Reserve Dental Specialists refine skills in field
August 23, 2016
FORT MCCOY, Wis. – U.S. Army Reserve Soldier, Spc. Billy Dunn, a dental specialist, with the 965th Dental Company, Seagoville, Texas, and a Dallas, Texas native, prepares dental equipment for sterilization during the Global Medic Exercise at Fort McCoy, Aug. 20, 2016. More than 60 965th Soldiers took part in the exercise to hone their field operations skillset. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Quentin Johnson, 211th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment/Released)

Mortuary affairs exercise provides Soldier’s skill set to honor fallen heroes
August 22, 2016
(right) US Army Reserve Spc. Valerie Fuentes, a mortuary affairs specialist and native of Buckeye, Arizona, and Pfc. Saul Castillo, a mortuary affairs specialist and native of San Bernardino, California, both with the 387th Quartermaster Company – Mortuary Affairs (MA), Los Angeles, California, inventory personal effects from a simulated human remains during a Mortuary Affairs Exercise (MAX) at Fort Pickett, Aug. 17. (US Army Reserve Photo by Sgt. Quentin Johnson, 211th MPAD/Released)

Army Reserve Military Police Conduct Security Operations
August 22, 2016
FORT MCCOY, Wis. – U.S. Army Reserve Soldier, Pfc. David Martinez, a military policeman with the 301st MP Company, Puerto Rico, and San Lorenzo native, stands watch as a tower guard over a simulated theater detention facility during a combat support training exercise at Fort McCoy, Wis., Aug. 19, 2016. The 301st was tasked with providing base defense during the exercise, which included foxhole perimeter defense, TDF security, quick reaction force teams and entry control point teams. (U.S. Army Reserve Photo by Sgt. Quentin Johnson, 211th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment/Released)

Wreath Laying Honors Memory, Legacy of Benjamin Harrison
August 22, 2016
Brigadier Gen. Stephen E. Strand, left, deputy commanding general, 88th Regional Support Command, and Chaplain (Maj.) Scott Hagen, deputy command chaplain, 88th RSC, salute the wreath played at the base of the Benjamin Harrison Memorial in the Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis, August 20. Strand spoke at the ceremony in place of President Barack Obama and highlighted the military service and lasting legacy of Harrison’s duties as the 23rd president.

63rd RSC hosts regional base operations workshop
August 22, 2016
Col. Stewart Fearon, chief, directorate of public works (DPW), 63rd Regional Support Command, briefs center managers and facility coordinators about the role of DPW as part of the Base Operations Workshop (BASOPS) hosted by the 63rd RSC, Aug. 17, Armed Forces Reserve Center, Mountain View, Calif. The BASOPS workshop, held Aug 16-18, was aimed at improving the performance and knowledge of center managers and coordinators throughout the command’s 7 state area-of-responsibility in the South West region, which serves as home to nearly 150 Army Reserve facilities.

Exercise News Day
August 21, 2016
U.S. Army Reserve Soldier Sgt. Zechariah Gerhard with the 345th Public Affairs Detachment reads the national news during a radio show at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center, Butlerville, Ind., Aug. 20, 2016. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Maj. Jennifer Mack/Released)

Learning is a journey: Reserve Soldier is a traveler
August 19, 2016
Staff Sgt. Samuel Bayle is enrolled at the Defense Information School to become a “46R,” or “Broadcast Videographer.” Upon completion, Bayle will have attained skills in video techniques, voice, and editing, radio operation, and broadcast writing skills. He will continue to practice his new skillset at his unit, the 354th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, in Pittsburgh, Pa. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. Rebecca Newton/Released)