Story by SSG Sierra A. Melendez on 04/24/2018
The unit was operationally aligned with the 3rd Infantry Division's headquarters in Bagram Airfield, located in northern Afghanistan. The deployment was in support of Operation Resolute Support.
Story by LTC Jefferson Wolfe on 04/24/2018
KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany There is a lot to learn before an Army Reserve Soldier starts drawing retired pay. Fortunately, the 99th Readiness Division is there to help.
Story by SSgt Benjamin Raughton on 04/24/2018
The tour brought comedian Jon Stewart, country music artist Craig Morgan, Ultimate Fighting Championship fighters Paige VanZant and Max Holloway, National Basketball Association Legend Richard "Rip" Hamilton and celebrity chef and talk show host Robert Irvine to the base to perform and express gratitude to U.S. military members and their families for their service and sacrifice in support of the joint force mission.
Story by Cpl Dallas Johnson on 04/23/2018
"The biggest reason why I joined the Marine Corps was because my dad was a Marine," said Kozik. "I was looking for something that would really challenge me, and this pointed in that direction from the time I was a kid to when I was in college. Family history and being around the lifestyle all the time made it even easier to join the Marines."
Story by MAJ Michelle Lunato on 04/21/2018
Traditionally, the Fort Knox Army Reserve commands (84th Training Command, Army Reserve Aviation Command, and Army Reserve Careers Division) hold their Best Warrior Competitions together. However, this year they coordinated with four other commands (108th Training Command [Initial Entry Training], 88th Readiness Division, 81st Readiness Division, and the Military Intelligence Readiness Command) to pool resources, be more efficient, and offer a better competition. "We made an even better improvement on training opportunities than we had in the past," said Command Sgt. Maj. JamesPeter Matthews, the command sergeant major for the Army Reserve Aviation Command.
Story by LT Matthew Evans on 04/20/2018
"I personally gained the most from my interaction with the Maritime Police Unit agents. They were highly professional and engaged in making this project a success," said officer in charge, Lt. Michael Roster, assigned to UCT 2.