Local farmers give MCAS Iwakuni a taste of friendship

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Triton Lai
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Triton Lai

Local farmers give MCAS Iwakuni a taste of friendship

by Lance Cpl. Triton Lai
MCAS Iwakuni

Students from Matthew C. Perry Elementary School, Iwakuni Elementary School and Akihiko Kimura, right, head of the Suo-Oshima Agricultural Cooperative Association, pose for a photo a ceremony for the presentation of mikans to the air station at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Dec. 13, 2019. Farmers from Suo-Oshima Agricultural gave Matthew C. Perry Elementary School a gift of mikans. The presentation is a semi-annual event that allows the local community and the air station to strengthen their bond as neighbors.

 

 

 

Subscribe to our Stripes Pacific newsletter and receive amazing travel stories, great event info, cultural information, interesting lifestyle articles and more directly in your inbox!

Follow us on social media!

Facebook: Stars and Stripes Pacific
Flipboard: Stars and Stripes Community Sites

Looking to travel while stationed abroad? Check out our other Pacific community sites!
Stripes Okinawa
Stripes Korea
Stripes Guam

Recommended Content

Around the Web