U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned of the Year Competition Day 2

By Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)July 28, 2010

100727-A-2575T-396
Spc. Brian Williams, a combat documentation specialist with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 21st Signal Brigade who is representing Network Enterprise Technology Command during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, evaluates a casualty during the Warrior Tasks event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
1 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-396 Spc. Brian Williams, a combat documentation specialist with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 21st Signal Brigade who is representing Network Enterprise Technology Command during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, evaluates a casualty during the Warrior Tasks event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-044
Spc. Brian Williams, a combat documentation specialist with the 21st Signal Brigade, who is representing Network Enterprise Technology Command, grits out one last push-up during the Army Physical Fitness Test event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27.  The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
2 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-044 Spc. Brian Williams, a combat documentation specialist with the 21st Signal Brigade, who is representing Network Enterprise Technology Command, grits out one last push-up during the Army Physical Fitness Test event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-068
Sgt. James Kimball, who is representing U.S. Army North during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, squeezes out one last sit-up during the Army Physical Fitness Test at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27.  The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
3 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-068 Sgt. James Kimball, who is representing U.S. Army North during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, squeezes out one last sit-up during the Army Physical Fitness Test at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-086
Soldiers, competing during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, perform sit-ups during the Army Physical Fitness Test event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
4 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-086 Soldiers, competing during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, perform sit-ups during the Army Physical Fitness Test event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-098
Soldiers, competing during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, push off the starting line during the Army Physical Fitness Test event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27.  The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
5 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-098 Soldiers, competing during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, push off the starting line during the Army Physical Fitness Test event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-108
Staff Sgt. Loren Gernandt, an engineer with 20th Engineer Brigade, who is representing XVIII Airborne Corps during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, pulls ahead of the other runners during the Army Physical Fitness Test event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
6 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-108 Staff Sgt. Loren Gernandt, an engineer with 20th Engineer Brigade, who is representing XVIII Airborne Corps during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, pulls ahead of the other runners during the Army Physical Fitness Test event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-309
Sgt. 1st Class Robert Walker, who is representing III Corps during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned of the Year Competition, plots points on a map during the Warrior Tasks event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27.  The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
7 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-309 Sgt. 1st Class Robert Walker, who is representing III Corps during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned of the Year Competition, plots points on a map during the Warrior Tasks event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-324
Sgt. Jonathan Cheung, a squad leader with 520th Area Support Medical Company who is representing I Corps during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, radios in a simulated nine-line medical evacuation during the Warrior Tasks event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
8 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-324 Sgt. Jonathan Cheung, a squad leader with 520th Area Support Medical Company who is representing I Corps during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, radios in a simulated nine-line medical evacuation during the Warrior Tasks event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-333
Sgt. Brandon Bogle, an explosive ordnance disposal technician with 766th Ordnance Company Explosive Ordnance Disposal, representing U.S. Army North during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, bandages a head wound during the Warrior Tasks portion of the competition at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27.  The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
9 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-333 Sgt. Brandon Bogle, an explosive ordnance disposal technician with 766th Ordnance Company Explosive Ordnance Disposal, representing U.S. Army North during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, bandages a head wound during the Warrior Tasks portion of the competition at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Pfc. Cody Dodson, who is representing III Corps during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, quickly drags an injured Soldier from enemy contact during the Warrior Tasks event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
10 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Pfc. Cody Dodson, who is representing III Corps during the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition, quickly drags an injured Soldier from enemy contact during the Warrior Tasks event at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL
100727-A-2575T-026

Soldiers competing in the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition perform the push-up event of the Army Physical Fitness Test at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27.  The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command.
11 / 11 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 100727-A-2575T-026 Soldiers competing in the U.S. Forces Command Soldier and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year Competition perform the push-up event of the Army Physical Fitness Test at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, July 27. The four-day competition pits eight Soldiers and eight NCOs against one another in order to determine the best of the best from active-duty, National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers under U.S. Forces Command. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Thompson (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)) VIEW ORIGINAL