Archive: July, 2017

President Harding Honored During Annual Ceremony
July 17, 2017
Brigadier General Stephen E. Strand, deputy commanding general for the U.S. Army Reserve's 88th Regional Support Command, and Chaplain (Capt.) Timothy Wilmetti, chaplain for the 489th Civil Affairs Battalion, render honors during the playing of Taps after placing a wreath at the tomb for the 29th President of the United States Warren G. Harding during a ceremony in Marion, Ohio, July 15.

Saber Guardian: USAR civil affairs paves the way for 'Dragoons'
July 16, 2017
Soldiers of 457th Civil Affairs Battalion, 361st Civil Affairs Brigade, meet with the prefect of Ploiești, Romania; July 11, 2017; to prepare for a 2nd Calvary Regiment static display the next day during exercise Saber Guardian (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Jeku Arce, 221st Public Affairs Detachment).

Active, Guard and Reserve Soldiers make Saber Guardian facilities ready for action
July 16, 2017
Soldiers from the 86th Expeditionary Signal Battalion wash trucks and equipment, July 14, at the wash rack on Novo Selo Training Area in Bulgaria. Logistical support for the wash facility is maintained by the Black Sea Area Support Team. The BSAST oversees and executes all aspects of operational and strategic operations for NSTA and the Mihail Kolgalniceanu Airbase in Romania.

Semper Gumby: MSU-E Soldiers help out at NSTA clinic while learning new jobs
July 16, 2017
Spc. Leia Zenk, left, Sgt. Rashaun Smith, center, and Spc. Lisa Rose, right, Army Reserve Soldiers with the 7th Mission Support Command’s Medical Support Unit – Europe, pose in front of the Troop Medical Clinic July 14, 2017 at Novo Selo Training Area in Bulgaria. The three Soldiers stayed busy during Exercise Saber Guardian 17, learning new jobs and volunteering their skills at the clinic.

Army Military Police Regiment Receives New Chief
July 15, 2017
Brig. Gen. Donna Martin receives the Military Police Regimental colors from Maj. Gen. Kent Savre, the commanding general of Maneuver Support Center Of Excellence, signifying her assumption as the new Chief of the Military Police Corps Regiment and Commandant of the U.S. Army Military Police School from outgoing Commandant Brig. Gen. Kevin Vereen during a change of commandant ceremony held at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, July 14, 2017. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by 2nd. Lt. Ubon Mendie)

Commo Soldiers keep everyone communicating
July 14, 2017
Soldiers of the 2nd Platoon, Charlie Co., 44th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, from Grafenwoehr, Germany, provide communications for the 21st Theater Sustainment Command's Forward Command Post June 9, 2017 during Exercise Saber Guardian 17 at Novo Selo Training Area in Bulgaria.

Civil Affairs Team builds relationships during Saber Guardian
July 14, 2017
U.S. Army Spc. Bradley Robinson, left, a civil affairs noncommissioned officer with the 415th Civil Affairs Battalion, shakes hands with Senior Police Commissioner Ivan Rusev, right, after a meeting as Hristina Dobreva, an interpreter, looks on July 13, 2017 in Sliven, Bulgaria.

Army Reserve command celebrates a century of history
July 13, 2017
Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Walter Rodgers, Human Resources Sergeant, 85th Support Command, holds the American flag during the centennial anniversary of the 85th Support Command on June 9, 2017 at Arlington Heights, Illinois. The 85th SPT CMD color guard team wore World War I era uniforms in representation of the era the 85th Support Command’s lineage was first formed.
(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Aaron Berogan/Released)

Army Reserve unit holds relinquishment of command ceremony
July 13, 2017
Command Sgt. Maj. Vernon I. Perry III, Command Sergeant Major, 85th Support Command, walks along his formation, representing the command’s 46 Army Reserve battalions, making adjustments prior to the relinquishment of command ceremony for Brig. Gen. Frederick R. Maiocco Jr., Commanding General, 85th Support Command. Maiocco served as the commanding general for three years, while working full time as a superintendent of a school district in Oregon. 
(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Aaron Berogan/Released)

Partnership is key to deployment readiness
July 13, 2017
Gear from the 77th Sustainment Brigade's 851st Trailer Transfer Point Detachment work with the Air Force to secure their gear in C-17 during an exercise to test deployment readiness.