Archive: February, 2017

Detachment 6 deploys for Mideast mission
February 13, 2017
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers wth Detachment 6, 335th Signal Command (Theater), sing the Army Song during their deployment ceremony at the command headquarters in East Point, Ga., Feb. 12, 2017. The detachment left for a nine-month mission in the Middle East after the ceremony.

Preparing to go into Danger, to Protect Lives
February 13, 2017
Soldiers from Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 301st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, prepare to enter a mask confidence chamber as preparation for a response to a Chemical, Biological, Radiological or Nuclear (CBRN) attack, at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, January 21st, 2017. The purpose of the training was to familiarize soldiers with the M50 Joint Service General Purpose Mask, and to ensure that they are prepared to respond to a CBRN incident or attack.

To Save a Life
February 10, 2017
Flight crews from the Army Reserve Aviation Command conducted simulated medical evacuation training with soldiers from the 19th Engineer Battalion on Fort Knox, Ky., from Jun 27-29, 2016. (Photos by Kevin Coates / Fort Knox Visual Information)

Reaching Soldiers’ Hearts Through Their Stomachs
February 10, 2017
Army Reserve Sgt. Bernardo Rios, a Food Service NCO for the 311th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), blanches vegetables while preparing a meal out of a mobile kitchen trailer at the Orlando Armed Forces Reserve Center. Rios and the Army Reserve Culinary Arts Team were rehearsing for the upcoming 42nd Annual Military Culinary Arts Competition.

392nd ESB returns from deployment to Middle East
February 10, 2017
U.S. Army Reserve senior leadership, including 335th Signal Command (Theater) Commander Maj. Gen. Peter A. Bosse (right), bow their heads in a moment of thanks for the 392nd Expeditionary Signal Battalion’s safe return from the Middle East during a welcome home ceremony at Fort Hood, Texas, Feb. 6, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Ken Scar)

10th Mountain Division Strengthens Support Relationship with the Army Reserve Units
February 9, 2017
Maj. Gen. Troy D. Kok, Commander of the 99th Regional Support Command headquartered at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst greets Col. Bryan J. Laske, the Fort Drum Garrison Commander Feb. 8 at Buster's Brew Pub on post.

Army Reserve MPs run Guardian Fit Camp
February 8, 2017
JOINT FORCES TRAINING BASE LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. (January 26, 2017) - Sgt. Alexandria Love, a national boxing champion from the Army's World Class Athlete Program, taught participants in the Guardian Fit Camp different boxing exercises as an alternative cardio workout.

(U.S. Army Photo by Cpl. Timothy Yao)

Former Soldier and gold-winning boxer sees daughters complete initial entry training at Fort Lee
February 6, 2017
Olympic gold medalist and former champion boxer Ray “Merciless” Mercer poses with twin daughters Ramia and Raina, and wife Krystal, after the twins’ graduation from the Automated Logistical Course Friday at Mullins Auditorium. Ramia and Raina Mercer are U.S. Army Reservists who plan on enrolling in college and becoming pediatricians. Mercer was one of three boxing Soldiers who reigned victorious in the 1988 Seoul Olympics.  He also had a successful career as a professional, winning World Boxing Organization and North American Boxing Federation titles.

Double Eagle 2-1-2017
February 6, 2017
Double Eagle 2-1-2017

Community Honors 9th President During Annual Celebration
February 6, 2017
Sergeant Martin Maggart, 338th Army Band, plays Taps during the wreath laying ceremony honoring President William Henry Harrison in North Bend, Ohio, Feb. 3, 2017.