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Online shopping simplified Oct. 1 marks new day for DeCA patron access to benefit


FORT LEE, Va. – The Defense Commissary Agency’s new customer portal, MyCommissary, launches Oct. 1, laying the...

Yokota Air Base MILITARY STAR Cardholders can receive free food and gift card Oct. 1 to Dec. 31

YOKOTA AIR BASE – The MILITARY STAR® card is rewarding Yokota Air Base shoppers for saving at the Exchange. 
U.S. service members and their dependents depart a Japanese transportation boat during a 35th Fighter Wing chapel resiliency trip at Ichinoseki, Japan, Sept. 15, 2018. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Sadie Colbert)

35th FW chapel sponsors resiliency trip for U.S. service members


MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- The 35th Fighter Wing chapel gave U.S. service members and their dependents an opportunity to view some...

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tyler R. Fraser/Released

Yokosuka holds a Suicide Prevention Month candlelight vigil


YOKOSUKA, Japan (Sept. 27, 2018) – Lt. Georgia Harrison, left, Suicide Prevention Coordinator assigned to U.S. Fleet Activities (...

TSgt. Robert Smeaton

Congratulation TSgt. Robert Smeaton on receiving Airlifter of the Week!


As a UH-1N special mission aviator, Smeaton conducts various operations including rescue hoist, air ambulance, search and rescue,...

Cadets from the Zama American Middle High School's JROTC Trojan Battalion march past a formation of fellow cadets during a leadership recognition ceremony Sept. 27 at Camp Zama, Japan. (Photo Credit: Tim Flack, U.S. Army Garrison Japan Public Affairs)

Camp Zama's JROTC conducts leadership recognition ceremony


CAMP ZAMA, Japan (Sept. 27, 2018) -- The Zama American Middle High School's JROTC Trojan Battalion conducted a ceremony...

Army Capt. Nargis Kabiri, commander of Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 9th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division Artillery, helps her team prepare an M119 Howitzer on Fort Stewart, Ga., Aug. 22, 2017. (Army photo by Pfc. Zoe Garbarino)

Mattis: More Data Needed to Assess Women’s Effectiveness in Combat Arms


WASHINGTON -- With so few women in combat arms right now, the services and Defense Department officials really can’t judge how...

Col. Phillip K. Gage, commander of U.S. Army Garrison Japan, speaks at a town hall held Sept. 14 at Camp Zama's Community Recreation Center. The town hall was held to address lead-based paint in Army family housing following articles published in August that highlighted the issue. (Photo Credit: Dustin Perry, U.S. Army Garrison Japan Public Affairs)

USAG Japan commander addresses issue of lead-based paint at town hall


CAMP ZAMA, Japan (Sept. 25, 2018) -- The few remaining family housing units here with lead-based paint are either unoccupied or...

Yokota Exchange to host Hasbro collectibles event on Oct. 6

Yokota Air Base – The Yokota Exchange is partnering with Hasbro to help young toy enthusiasts expand their collections with a...


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