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Greetings to the Soldiers, Civilians and Families of the 108th Training Command!

As we move out of the traditional holiday season and into this New Year, I would like to take the opportunity to thank each and every one of you for the dedication and flexibility you show as we drive on to complete each and every mission put before... More >>

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Army 10-Miler

The Army 10-Miler looked different this year as each of us ran our own individual races, in our own towns, through our own neighborhoods, and sometimes, with our own families! More >>

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Year of the Female Drill Sergeant

For more than two centuries, women have been contributing to the success of the Army. A concerted effort has gone into preserving the stories and impact of those efforts through organizations like the U.S. Army Women’s Museum and the Women in Milita... More >>

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Green Tab Huddle Builds 108th Team

Top leadership from across the 108th Training Command (Initial Entry Training) footprint met at Fort Benning, Georgia December 4-6, 2020 for the 108th Green Tab Huddle. More >>

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From the 98th Training Division (IET) Commander

Our Army needs victors, those who are focused and know how to succeed. I recently had the opportunity to tour the National Infantry Museum again, and I spent some time in the Hall of Heroes, a display of Medal of Honor winners from throughout our Na... More >>

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The Journey of a Vision

“One day God spoke to me and said, ‘Go to Africa.’ And I literally did just that.” It really was that simple. In 2000, Alfie Jelks said he boarded a plane to Uganda with nothing more than the desire to help people, a man’s name and a few suitca... More >>

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SGM Discovers the Formula to Success and Endurance

She joined the Army as a Chemical Operations Specialist and with movie-like expectations, this 17-year-old Soldier figured she’d “come up with some type of formula that was going to be amazing.” After 25 years of service in the U.S. Army Reserv... More >>

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From the 104th Training Division (LT) Commander

Hello Timberwolves, In my civilian position, I work with the Space and Missile Defense Command. In this position, my focus is on helping the Army determine how to use space capabilities to fight in the future—2030 and beyond. In this article, I... More >>

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Commit to Persevere

I honestly can’t remember the first time I was told the phrase; but, I can tell you that I have always tried to live my life by “if someone tells you ‘NO I can’t help’, you are talking to the wrong person”. It’s not about being radical, working outs... More >>

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Asst. Professors of Military Science Step Up

Majors Dan Morse, Tim Murray, Jen Nam, Ben Raphael, Matt Sardo, and Capt. Greg Dempsey took the lead on training a select group of Cadets at the University of California – Berkeley during the 2020 summer session, providing much needed relief for the... More >>

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Boo Ninja and Task Force North Alabama

On October 21, 2020, the 4-399th REGT Reserve Soldiers of Ft. Knox, Ky., set out for Ft. McClellan, Alabama, to help train Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Cadets. This training is essential for third year ROTC Cadets to be commissioned as offi... More >>

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New 104th Training Division (LT) Inspectors General Engage in Alternative Virtual Learning

What do a Combat Medic and a Logistics Officer have in common? They are both newly assigned Inspectors General (IG) to the 104th Training Division (LT). Master Sgt. Craig Thibault and Capt. Chloe Chung joined the Timberwolves’ IG Office in the summe... More >>

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Competition and Camaraderie

The BWC is an annual competition that brings together the best Soldiers from across the U.S. Army Reserve to earn the title of “Best Warrior” among their peers. The question is why do we send our Soldiers to this competition, why do we ask our young... More >>

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TF NORCAL

In September 2019, I was promoted out of the 7451 Medical Battalion into the 3-414th REGT (CST). Not a big change in location since they are both located on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, but a refreshing change in experiences from my previous unit where... More >>

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FTX Ferguson

November 7 and 8th over 160 ROTC Cadets from the University of Virginia were given instruction and support from Drill Sergeants from the 2nd Battalion, 317th Regiment, 2nd Brigade during a Field Training Exercise. This exercise, or FTX for short, al... More >>

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