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Alice Mizer, a Misawa area language instructor and essential oils guide, introduces herself during an essential oils class at Misawa Air Base, Japan, March 12, 2019. Nine attendees came together and learned how to make a mixture of lavender, lemon or peppermint rollers as well as “poopouri” spray, which is used to extinguish bad bathroom smells. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Sadie Colbert)
Alice Mizer

COMREL office holds inaugural essential oils class, builds community

Team Misawa’s Public Affairs community relations office held their first-ever, free essential oils class, at Misawa Air Base, Japan, March 12.

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Stephen Campbell
Rusti Rausch

Largest MCX in the Marine Corps opens at MCAS Iwakuni

Rusti Rausch, the chief of retail and services with Marine Corps Community Services, gives a speech at the newest Marine Corps Exchange (MCX) in the Marine Corps at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ryan Litzenberger
Machinist’s Mate (Nuclear) 2nd Class Austin Prince

Faces of the Deep

Machinist’s Mate (Nuclear) 2nd Class Austin Prince, from Severna Park, Maryland, assigned to the Los Angeles-class submarine USS Illinois (SSN 786), poses for a portrait on the pier at U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Anaid Banuelos Rodriguez
Sgt. Montgomery Maye

Landing Craft Utility 1651, 31st MEU conduct beach raid

Sgt. Montgomery Maye, from Spokane, Wash., provides security during a simulated beach raid. The amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20), part of the Commander Amphibious Squadron 11, is operating in the region to enhance interoperability with partners and serve as a ready-response force for any type of contingency.

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