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From the Commanding General

The backbone of the US Army is our Noncommissioned Officer Corps.  From my recent assignment in the Pacific Theater, I can tell you that our Army’s NCO’s professionalism and technical expertise is the envy of our allies around the world.  They creat... More >>

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Drill Sergeant of the Year – Best Warrior More than a Competition ‘Iron sharpens iron as does one Soldier sharpen another.’

I could not be prouder of the Soldiers and NCOs of the 108th Training Command (IET) for the unprecedented performance in the 2020 Drill Sergeant of the Year (DSOY) and Best Warrior Competitions (BWC).  More >>

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Rising to the next challenge, Sapper-qualified NCO wins Best Warrior for Army Reserve

FORT McCOY, Wis. — Staff Sgt. Benjamin Latham rose from his chair on a cool, overcast September afternoon, and stood among his peers and superiors as they showered him in applause. As his teammates from the notorious “Team 7” chanted their tradema... More >>

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U.S. Army Reserve announces 2020 Best Warrior Competition Winners

Sept. 10, 2020 FORT MCCOY, Wis .— After a week of grueling competition that included firing ranges, 20 miles of foot marching, obstacle courses, and simulated events, the U.S. Army Reserve announced the two winners of the 2020 U.S. Army Reserv... More >>

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Soldier endures week-long competition to win Army Reserve Best Warrior title

Sept. 10, 2020 FORT McCOY, Wis. — A young Soldier from Sacramento, California, with ambitions of becoming a drill sergeant won the title of Soldier of the Year in the 2020 U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition, with winners announced a... More >>

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Underutilized, and Misunderstood!

Can you name three chaplains in your command? How about one? For many of you, your chaplain is someone in another state you have never met.   More >>

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Mission First and Always

Bravo Company’s mission is to support in-processing basic trainees as they come through Initial Entry Training at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Even in the event of a national pandemic, that same mission remains. Our Soldiers have stepped up to the considera... More >>

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Virtually Nothing Can Stop This DSOY Candidate

Every year the Center for Initial Military Training conducts the Drill Sergeant of the Year (DSOY) competition at different TRADOC installations. The competition typically takes place over a four-day period and aims to bring the Army and Army Reserv... More >>

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Inspector General and Command Climate

Greetings 108th Family, Over the past couple of months the 108th Inspector General office (IGO) has distributed several informational updates on relevant topics in our ‘Did You Know’ series.  More >>

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From the 98th Training Division (IET) Commander

Happy Thanksgiving, Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year! I hope everyone is enjoying themselves and taking the time to relax with loved ones and re-energize before the New Year begins. The Holiday Season is supposed to be a great time of the year. T... More >>

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Looking S.H.A.R.P at the JBLM Color Run 2020

One of the casualties of the early days of COVID-19 was the Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) much anticipated Color/Awareness Fun Run/Walk scheduled for April – S.H.A.R.P. Awareness Month. Thankfully, it was re-scheduled for September and participati... More >>

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From the 104th Training Division (LT)Commander

Hello Timberwolves, On 6 August, I assumed command of the 104th Division (Leader Training). It is a great honor and privilege to serve as the Commander of the 104th and to be a member of the Timberwolf team. I look forward to seeing you in acti... More >>

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From the 95th Command Sergeant Major

The 95th Training Division has a long and rich history. We are most renowned for our role in World War II, where we gained our nickname the “Iron Men of Metz.” Our Iron Men fought hard and conquered massive German resistance to capture the fortress ... More >>

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From the 104th Command Sergeant Major

I would like to take this opportunity to say how truly honored I am to be selected as the 104th Division CSM. This has been the most humbling experience of my entire life to date. I could never have dreamed 29 years ago that an eighteen-year-old boy... More >>

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Washingtonian Takes Command

The 104th Headquarters and Headquarters Company Change of Command ceremony took place in July of this year. HHC has a new Commander and his name is Cpt. Collin Ashley. He is a native of Washington State, graduating from Tumwater High School as one o... More >>

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