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Maj. Nicole Evans (fifth from right) stands with other Iron Major honorees during Iron Majors Week at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.

First Army chief nurse named an Iron Major

May. 20, 2024

A First Army chief nurse of clinical operations has been recognized with an exclusive honor. Maj. Nicole Evans...
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Attendees at the First Army Training Support and Synchronization Working Group prepare to kick off their week in the Pershing Conference Room of First Army headquarters on Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois.

Partnerships strengthened at First Army Working ...

Mar. 01, 2024

First Army welcomed its brigade command team members and representatives of Reserve Component units to its...
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120th Infantry Brigade Soldiers partner with Arm...

Feb. 09, 2024

FORT CAVAZOS, Texas - For some members of the 656th Transportation Company, the unit’s upcoming deployment to...
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The use of artificial intelligence will enable First Army to quickly provide commanders with a series of options in a multitude of scenarios.

First Army taps artificial intelligence to enhan...

Dec. 11, 2023

First Army is leveraging the potential of artificial intelligence during large scale mobilization exercises...
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First Army PAO

189th CATB Legal NCO’s Son Assists Army Recruiti...

Dec. 06, 2023

For several decades the Army’s Hometown Recruit Assistant Program (HRAP) has been considered vital in...
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5th Armored

Joint Sourcing Training Oversight Enhances Inter...

Nov. 29, 2023

Observer, coach/trainers with Task Force Conquer, 1-289 Training Support Battalion, 5th Armored Brigade,...
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Challenges, solutions, highlighted at First Army...

Nov. 09, 2023

ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Illinois - First Army forged the way ahead during its commanders’ forum from November...
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Breast cancer awareness event

Division West hosts Sisters in Arms breast cance...

Nov. 06, 2023

First Army Division West hosted an event at the NCO Academy Museum that brought together military personnel,...
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Soldiers and civilians with First Army, as well as its enterprise partners, participate in a Wargame at the U.S. Army War College on Carlisle Barracks, Pa.

First Army joins Enterprise partners for Wargame...

Nov. 01, 2023

A dozen participants gather around a laminated U.S. map, with square and circle pieces in various colors being...
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Staff Sgt. Aaron Overstreet

Fort Knox Soldier surpasses ‘perfect’ score on ...

Nov. 01, 2023

When Staff Sgt. Aaron Overstreet beat her score by three points in September, both he and BSEP instructor...
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First Army Observer Coach/Trainers compete for the Best OC/T title.

Aiming to be the best OC/T

Nov. 01, 2023

FORT MCCOY, Wisc. – Five Soldiers from across the United States competed at Fort McCoy in the inaugural First...
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Soldiers from the Mississippi Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 155th Infantry Regiment, 155th Armored Brigade Combat Team, increase their readiness during a training exercise.

First Army OC/Ts partner with Mississippi's 1-15...

Jul. 18, 2023

The Mississippi Army National Guard's 1-155th Infantry Regiment trained for real-world missions under the...
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Tag: 85th U.S. Army Reserve Support Command

Pershing Strike tests total Army mobilization capabilities
August 9, 2022
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers, assigned to the 344th Engineer Company based in Tallahassee, Florida, take cover behind a blast blanket while detonating a linear det charge placed on a door hinge to create an entry point during the Pershing Strike mobilization exercise.

WAREX builds readiness for Army Reserve and OC/Ts
July 27, 2022
U.S. Army Reserve Sgt. Baylee Jones, standing, Observer Coach Trainer, observes how Spc. Jalen Middleton, bottom left, truck driver for the 630th Transportation Company, gives a Nine-Line Medical Evacuation during medical lane training at Warrior Exercise 78 at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, July 19, 2022.

Observer coach trainer embraces both of his Citizen-Soldier skills to enhance his career roles
June 23, 2022
U.S. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Ian Fairweather, Observer Coach/ Trainer, 1-338th Training Support Battalion, 85th U.S. Army Reserve Support Command, observes the training area during the Spartan Warrior Three training exercise at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, June 19, 2022.

Chicago-based command builds readiness within a shared multi-component partnership
March 17, 2022

Army Reserve Soldiers ready National Guard military police unit ahead of deployment
February 8, 2022
An M240 machine gun team from the 268th Military Police Company, of the Tennessee National Guard fires at targets, while observed by observer coach/trainers assigned to the 3-360th Training Support Battalion, during a range training exercise at Fort Bliss, Texas.