Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni

Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni
Marine Corps Station (MCAS) Iwakuni residents and local Japanese make flower arrangements in Tada, Iwakuni, Japan, July 12, 2018. The flower arrangement and farm visit was held in support of the Cultural Adaptation Program to give MCAS Iwakuni residents the opportunity to experience Japanese culture. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Lance Cpl. Angelo A. Sagum)

New experiences bloom: Flower arrangement and farm visit

Base Info
July 18, 2018
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan -- Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni residents visited a flower farm and made flower bouquets in Iwakuni City, Japan, July 12, 2018.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Andrew Jones

Secretary of the Navy, US Forces Japan, III MEF leadership visit Iwakuni

Base Info
July 13, 2018
Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer, U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Gen Lawrence D. Nicholson, commanding general of III Marine Expeditionary Force, Brig. Gen. Christopher J. Mahoney...
Two Marines assigned to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni unload a refrigerator that was destroyed by recent flooding in the Shuto area of Iwakuni, Japan, on July 12, 2018. (JAMES BOLINGER/STARS AND STRIPES)
From Stripes.com

Marines, sailors help clean waterlogged homes after flooding in Japan

News
July 13, 2018
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan — U.S. servicemembers are working alongside locals to help people after devastating floods in western Japan.

Hiroshima paper lantern ceremony coming up

Travel
July 11, 2018
Every year, on the evening of August 6th, colorful lanterns with messages of peace are placed into the Motoyasu River in Peace Park.  The beautiful lantern floating ceremony in...
Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni
Colonel Richard F. Fuerst
Sgt. Maj. Joseph S. Gregory
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Red Cross: 253-4525
Branch Health Clinic Iwakuni, Japan: 253-3445
Urgent Care: 253-5572
Lodging (Kintai Inn): 253-3181
Lodging (Temporary Lodging Facility): 253-3221