YEAR IN PHOTOS 2023

SHOWCASING THE MULTITUDE OF EXPERIENCES OF ARMY RESERVE SOLDIERS OVER THE PAST YEAR
AND HIGHLIGHTING THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROFESSIONALS. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New mother is capable, combat-ready, and lethal
U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Cassie Kiester-Maldonado, cargo specialist, 743rd Transportation Company out of Boston, works with her classmates to mount the AN/PAS-13 thermal weapon sight to an M249 light machine gun during Operation Cold Steel II at Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif., Oct. 24, 2017. Operation Cold Steel II is the U.S. Army Reserve's crew-served weapons qualification and validation exercise to ensure that America's Army Reserve units and Soldiers are trained and ready to deploy on short notice, bringing combat-ready and lethal firepower in support of the Total Army and our Joint Force anywhere in the world. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Spc. Kati Waxler/4th ESC)