Sasebo Naval Base

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jordan Crouch / Released

JSDF retirees tour Wasp


SASEBO, Japan (Dec. 5, 2018) Capt. Colby Howard (center), commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1), and...

MWR Sasebo facility closure notice for Dec. 5

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 has been designated as a day of mourning for former President Bush.
Please see...
Photos by David Krigbaum

The greatest competition comes to Sasebo

I have achieved a dream, three years in the making. On Dec. 1, I participated in a competition greater than the Olympics, Daytona...

Champon noodle: A taste of Hirado, Nagasaki


Located near the Dutch Bridge, the 85-year-old Ichiraku Shokudo will serve you up original local Champon noodles. These thick and...

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

Commander, Fleet Activities Sasebo holds frocking ceremony


SASEBO, Japan (Nov. 30, 2018) Legalman 1st Class Ashley Dier is pinned by Commander, Fleet Activities Sasebo Staff Judge Advocate...

Lots of great events happening in Japan!


Editor's note: There's a lot of stuff happening off base, so read below and then head off for some fun! (This was updated Nov...

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Joshua Mortensen

Thanksgiving display in the USS Ashland crew’s mess


PACIFIC OCEAN (Nov. 22, 2018) - Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Kelijah Rheubottom sets up a Thanksgiving display in the crew’s mess...

Photo by MC2 Anaid Banuelos Rodriguez, US

Green Bay departs Port Moresby after supporting APEC


PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (Nov. 19, 2018) – The Navy and Marine Corps team on the amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay...


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