Tag Archives: Reserves

Navy Reserve Celebrates Its Centennial

March 3rd Marks the Celebration of U.S. Navy Reserve’s 100th Anniversary Washington DC, – The Navy Reserve will mark its centennial anniversary on Tuesday, March 3rd with a series of events starting in Washington DC and continuing at installations around the country during the year. The events will highlight the history of the Navy Reserve and the remarkable contributions Reserve Sailors have made …

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U.S. Navy judge advocate honored for his service to SEAL Team 10 in Afghanistan

Lt. Cmdr. Eric Pedersen Receives WSBA Award of Merit From Washington State Bar Association  The Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) presented Lt. Cmdr. Eric Pedersen with its 2014 Award of Merit. The award is in recognition of his service as a staff judge advocate to SEAL Team 10 in Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. WSBA President Patrick Palace …

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Promotion

Cmdr. Jon Jeffreys (right) takes the oath of office during his promotion ceremony at Camp Phoenix in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 1, 2014.

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TNR – Navy Reserve Legal

Check out the legal edition of TNR NAVY RESERVE LAW  A Model of Active/Reserve Integration  By Rear Adm. J. R. Donovan, Reserve Deputy Judge Advocate General Since the first appointment of a “Naval Judge Advocate General” in 1865, uniformed lawyers and paralegals in the Department of the Navy have gained a progressively important role. Members of the JAG Corps, active and …

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Reenlistment

Legalman 1st Class Melissa M. Crespo is reenlisted by Capt. Edward White, the deputy chief prosecutor (motions & appeals) for the office of the Chief Prosecutor of Military Commissions at the Lincoln Memorial March 14.

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In the News: Judge Advocate helps build Afghan judicial system

Lending a hand: Carterville man helps Afghan officials learn system By Scott Fitzgerald, The Southern Illinoisan CARBONDALE — U.S. Navy reservist Jonathan Mitchell of Carterville recently completed nearly a year’s tour of duty in Afghanistan, earning a Meritorious Service Medal for his work. “I was assigned as legal mentor to judges and prosecutors as part of the training mission so Afghanistan could police …

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