Combat Support Training Exercise prepares Army Reserve units to be self-sustaining in tactical objec

By Master Sgt. Anthony L TaylorAugust 23, 2019

An Army Reserve Soldier stands watch in his fighting position during Stand-To, a state of readiness assumed by Soldiers at dusk and dawn during war, August 20, 2019. Army Reserve Soldiers traveled to Fort McCoy to participate in the 86th Training Division's CSTX 86-19-04 during the month of August. Active duty and Army Reserve observer coach/trainers from First Army's 181 Multi-functional Training Brigade, 85th U.S. Army Support Command, 84th Training Command and 86th Training Division supported Army Reserve and National Guard Soldiers improve their functional and tactical skills by coaching and teaching them about tactical field craft in an austere environment. Soldiers were trained in objectives such as base defense operations, convoy operations and applying first aid on the battlefield.
(U.S. Army Reserve photo by 1st Sgt. Anthony L. Taylor)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An Army Reserve Soldier stands watch in his fighting position during Stand-To, a state of readiness assumed by Soldiers at dusk and dawn during war, August 20, 2019. Army Reserve Soldiers traveled to Fort McCoy to participate in the 86th Training Division's CSTX 86-19-04 during the month of August. Active duty and Army Reserve observer coach/trainers from First Army's 181 Multi-functional Training Brigade, 85th U.S. Army Support Command, 84th Training Command and 86th Training Division supported Army Reserve and National Guard Soldiers improve their functional and tactical skills by coaching and teaching them about tactical field craft in an austere environment. Soldiers were trained in objectives such as base defense operations, convoy operations and applying first aid on the battlefield. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by 1st Sgt. Anthony L. Taylor) (Photo Credit: Master Sgt. Anthony L Taylor) VIEW ORIGINAL