Story by SGT Jessica DuVernay on 09/26/2017In a humbling ceremony, the Honorary Consul of France, Mr. Guillaume Maman, bestowed three veterans with the highest award recognition France gives, the Legion D'Honneur, in a quiet ceremony 21 Sep., at the Hawaii State Capitol, in the historic House Chamber.
Story by SGT Jessica DuVernay on 09/26/2017"The opportunity to command and the understanding of the impact of that responsibility is difficult to quantify," said Lt. Col. Matthew Cloud, commander, 100th Inf. Bn., 442nd Inf. Reg., 9th MSC. "A leader that steps forward to accept that responsibility willingly and selflessly sacrifices their time demonstrates a sincere commitment to those Soldiers for which they are responsible."
Story by SPC Anthony Martinez on 09/18/2017
"I don't consider this a mission, I consider it a responsibility," said Spc. Akil Vanterpool. "A responsibility that we all have to uphold, helping each other and providing each other whatever we need."
Brigadier General Alberto C. Rosende was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army Engineer Corps in May 1984 from the University of Miami Army ROTC program, as a distinguished military graduate. During his 31 years of service, BG Rosende has commanded at Company, Battalion and Brigade levels, and has served in multiple staff positions at all echelons, including the Division and Major Subordinate Command levels.
In addition to giving you a head start on your career for your commitment, the Army Reserve will take care of you and your family by providing tremendous benefits for part time employment. As a Soldier in the Army Reserve, you’ll earn money for education, cash bonuses, discounted health care, build retirement, and more. All while you pursue your civilian career or continue your education.