Navy League Service to Reservists Gets Boost from Cotton
- Responsive and Relevant. Cotton, John G. // Officer;Dec2007, Vol. 83 Issue 10, p32
The article presents a speech by John G. Cotton, chief of the Navy Reserve/Commander the U.S. Navy Reserve Command, in which he discussed the importance for the naval reserve to be responsive and relevant.
- The Right Mission, Training, and Equipment. Hall, Thomas F. // Officer;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p23
Discusses the issues and challenges involved in the participation of the U.S. Armed Forces Reserves in the war against terrorism. Institution of a decision mechanism in line with deployment, logistics support and training of reservists; Prioritization of mobilization and demobilization of...
- Planning the 21st Century Reserve. McCarthy, Dennis M. // Officer;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p6
The author reflects on the importance of planning for the 21st century Reserve Force in the U.S. He argues that planning is important especially when the Reserve Force utilizes a broader spectrum of capabilities as a force that has room for a rich diversity of talent, expertise, and...
- Call-up of reserves leaves gaps in many police forces. Axtman, Kris // Christian Science Monitor;10/18/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 227, p2
Focuses on the impact of United States military reservists being called away from their jobs to help in the war on terrorism.
- Transforming Reserve Forces. Zapanta, Albert C. // JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;Winter2005, Issue 36, p62
The article focuses on the working and importance of the U.S. reserve forces. The Reserve Forces Policy Board (RFPB) is the principal policy advisor to the Secretary of Defense on all matters relating to the Reserve components. Total Force policies, the Abrams Doctrine, downsizing, and...
- Military recruiting. Knight, Barbara; Kopkowski, Peter M.; Ward, James P. // National Catholic Reporter;5/9/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 27, p16
Presents several commentaries about the enlistment to the U.S. military. Performance of reserve duty; Learning experience from the military service; Oath of American soldiers to protect the people the defend the country.
- VPS 65, 66, 92, AND 94 DEACTIVATED. Burgess, Rick // Naval Aviation News;May/Jun2008, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p20
The article highlights the U.S. Navy's reserve patrol (VP) squadrons which ended with the deactivation of VP-92 minutemen in November 2007. It cites three other reserve squadrons VP-65 Trident, VP-66 Liberty Bells, and VP-94 Crawfishers, which were deactivated in 2006. It stresses that only two...
- An Expanding Role in the National Defense. Levin, Carl // Officer;Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p17
Discusses the expanding National Defense role of the U.S. Armed Forces Reserves. Historical reliance of the country on citizen-soldiers or military reserves; Participation of the reservists in homeland security; Mobilization of the Reserves in the event of military actions against Iraq;...
- NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT (NDAA). // Officer;Dec2004, Vol. 81 Issue 10, p14
Focuses on the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act of the Reserve Officers Association (NDAA) in the U.S. Support of the U.S. congress on the legislation; Information regarding the detailed explanation of the law; Provisions of NDAA.