Staff Sgt. Genevieve Chase during her deployment to Afghanistan in 2006.
For most, the term “ Hero” conjures up images of incredibly brave actions in the face of life-threatening circumstances. Army Reserve Staff Sgt. Genevieve Chase’s
actions in combat warrant her classification as a “Hero,” yet her heroism transcends her service in uniform. As uniquely inspiring as her story
is, it is also emblematic of the many ways Army Reserve Soldiers serve with distinction as Soldiers and citizens.