1LT Carpenter's Farewell
The Harrisburg Battalion Executive Officer Maj. Jason Meisel presents 1st Lt. (P) Kevin Carpenter with the Army Commendation Medal March 26 during a farewell dinner at Doc Holliday’s in New Cumberland, Pa. The award was given to Carpenter for superior performance as the U.S. Army Reserve operations officer for the battalion from Oct. 2007 to Dec. 2010. Carpenter will advance to major on April 1. He is now headed to Fort Gordon, Ga., for his next assignment. The farewell was also for Capt. Ryan Greenawalt, the battalion’s active-duty operations officer, who will be staying in the battalion as the new Harrisburg Recruiting Company commander in May. U.S. Army photo by Christine June.