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Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni residents walk through the Akiyoshido Cave in the Akiyoshidai Plateau Special Natural Monument, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan, June 22, 2018. The cave visit was part of a family-oriented trip that was held by the Marine Corps Community Services Youth and Teen Center in order to provide entertainment for families. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Andrew Jones)

Iwakuni families explore cave, take voyage to safari land


MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan -- Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni residents explored the Akiyoshido Cave and the Safari...

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew Gilmore

Wing Immersion Program sets Airmen up for Success


YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- The first day at a new job is always a little stressful. It stems from a fear of the unknown. Questions...

U.S. Army in Japan photos by Kiyoshi Tokeshi

Four U.S. Army Japan Leaders honored during a tattoo ceremony


CAMP ZAMA, Japan -- Four senior military leaders from United States Army Japan were honored here June 20 during a tattoo ceremony....

Submarine Group 7 Holds Change of Command


YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) -- Rear Adm. James E. Pitts assumed command from Rear Adm. Richard A. Correll as commander, Submarine Group (...

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Yokosuka Holds Change of Command Ceremony


YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) -- Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Yokosuka held a change of command...

Preventing suicide among LGBT Veterans


Suicide prevention is VA’s highest clinical priority. Our most vulnerable Veteran communities, including LGBT Veterans, face some...

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class David R. Krigbaum

CFAS Sailors participate in the Pride Month Color Run


SASEBO, Japan (Jun. 21, 2018) Commander, Fleet Activities Sasebo Sailors participate in the Pride Month Color Run onboard CFAS Jun...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (June 14, 2018) – Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) Sailors and U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) Yokosuka personnel transport a simulated patient during a mass casualty drill in conjunction with the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) and JMSDF personnel. (U.S. Navy photo by Tim Jensen/Released)

US Navy, JMSDF participate in bilateral training exercise


The bilateral medical training exercise was a two-part multinational humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HA/DR) simulation...

U.S. Marine Corps Col. Richard F. Fuerst, commanding officer of Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Sgt. Maj. Joseph S. Gregory, sergeant major of MCAS Iwakuni, other senior ranking air station leadership, master labor contractors and individual hire agreement employees pose for a photo during a retirement ceremony at MCAS Iwakuni, Japan, June 20, 2018. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Andrew Jones)

Japanese employees retire from air station with 488 combined years of service


MARINE CORPS AIR STATION IWAKUNI, Japan (June 21, 2018) -- Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni Civilian Human Resources Office...


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