Misawa commander, mayor harvest rice with Oozora Elementary School

U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore
U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore

Misawa commander, mayor harvest rice with Oozora Elementary School

by Tech. Sgt. Timothy Moore
35th Fighter Wing Public Affairs

Misawa Mayor Yoshinori Kohiyama, far left, and U.S. Air Force Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, pose for a photo with Friedel's family and Oozora Elementary School students during a rice harvesting event in Misawa City, Japan, Oct. 8, 2020. Rice is the primary staple food of the Japanese diet and of such fundamental importance to the Japanese culture that it was once used as currency.

 

 

 

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