Photo Credit: Sgt. First Class Gonzalo (John) Gonzalez
FORT BRAGG, N.C. - Pulling herself up is Spc. Jennifer Hoffman, a Soldier with the 450th Civil Affairs Battalion out of Riverdale, Md., as she climbs up an obstacle here on June 15, as part of this year's U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations (Airborne) Best Warrior competition. Hoffman and 13 other Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers from across the nation are competing to take home this year's Best Warrior of the Year Soldier or NCO category. The 450th CA Battalion is a subordinate unit under the 352nd Civil Affairs Command, which is under USACAPOC(A). The overall command is comprised of nearly 10,000 Soldiers in 67 units across 27 states and Puerto Rico. USACAPOC(A) is five percent of the U.S. Army Reserve Command's force and is responsible for approximately 20 percent of the Army Reserve deployments.