Sgt. Maj. Jason Kappen

Spotlight on You: Sgt. Maj. Jason Kappen

USFJ, JMSDF senior enlisted visit MCAS Iwakuni

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U.S. Marine Corps | .
published: September 21, 2016
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Jason Kappen, left, the acting sergeant major with Marine Aircraft Group 12, addresses U.S. Air Force Command Chief Master Sgt. Terrence Greene, right, U.S. Forces Japan and 5th Air Force command chief master sergeant, during a flight line tour at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Sept. 14, 2016. Throughout the visit, Greene and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force Warrant Officer Toshiaki Miyamae, senior enlisted advisor to the Chief of Staff, Joint Staff, received a brief from the Defense Policy Review Initiative, Integrated Program Management Office personnel toured the Air Traffic Control Tower and MAG-12 flight line, conducted a Fleet Air Wing 31 command brief, and flew the ShinMaywa US-2 simulator before touring a static display. While touring the flight line, Kappen and U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Christopher J. Garza, station sergeant major, discussed changes coming to the air station.
(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Aaron Henson)

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