Marines grapple hand-to-hand during martial arts training at Combined Arms Training Center Camp Fuji, Gotemba, Japan, on Wedensday, April 10, 2019.  COURTESY U.S. MARINE CORPS
Marines grapple hand-to-hand during martial arts training at Combined Arms Training Center Camp Fuji, Gotemba, Japan, on Wedensday, April 10, 2019. COURTESY U.S. MARINE CORPS

Marines travel to Japan to earn martial-arts teaching credentials

Stars and Stripes

Marines stationed in 15 countries recently came together in the shadow of Mount Fuji for three weeks of training designed to turn them into martial arts instructors.

The rigorous three-week course — held at Combined Arms Training Center Camp Fuji, Japan — wrapped up April 10, according to a statement from Marine Corps Installations Pacific.

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