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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Hannah Bean
Staff Sgt. Zach Webster

Rescue Rodeo 2021

Staff Sgt. Zach Webster, 459th Airlift Squadron flight engineer, scans the ground for troops outside a UH-1N Iroquois helicopter during a Rescue Rodeo event over Yokota Air Base, Japan, May 12, 2021.

Maria Macam, Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Far East Singapore Area Coordinator (SAC) supervisory contracting officer was recently named recipient of the Peggy B. Craig Lifetime Service Award.
Maria Macam

NAVFAC Far East's Maria Macam named Peggy B. Craig Lifetime Service Award recipient

Maria Macam, Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Far East Singapore Area Coordinator (SAC) supervisory contracting officer was recently named recipient of the Peggy B. Craig Lifetime Service Award.

Capt. Daniel Mumford, 36th Airlift Squadron C-130J Pilot, flies over Japan during the Samurai Readiness Inspection, May 6, 2021. The full-scale exercise is designed to enhance base readiness through training and practicing skillsets, ensuring the base is ready to respond to real-world contingencies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jessica Avallone)
Capt. Daniel Mumford

Team Yokota tests readiness in base-wide exercise

Yokota members took part in a two-week long Samurai Readiness Inspection exercise, April 25-May 6.

U.S. Navy photo by Ryo Isobe
Retail Specialist 3rd Class Chloe Nichole Luz Rodriguez

USCIS Naturalization Ceremony onboard USS Mustin (DDG 89)

Retail Specialist 3rd Class Chloe Nichole Luz Rodriguez, originally from the Philippines, poses with her certificate of citizenship next to Cmdr. Robert Briggs, commanding officer of USS Mustin (DDG 89) during a United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) naturalization ceremony.

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U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jan David De Luna Mercado
Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) 2nd Class Demareo Davis

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tyler R. Fraser
Command Master Chief Derek Mullenhour and Capt. Rich Jarrett

U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe
Senior Airman James Butler

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern
Maj. Josiah “Sirius” Gaffney

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Journey Collier, a 35th Civil Engineer Squadron firefighter, stands in front of a fire truck at Misawa Air Base, Japan, March 31, 2021. Collier recently won the Air Force Military Firefighter of the Year award and is now representing the Air Force at the Department of Defense level. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joao Marcus Costa)
Staff Sgt. Journey Collier

U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Raynel Cadle, a property clerk and newsletter editor with Combat Logistics Company (CLC) 36, poses with his latest newsletter aboard Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Japan, March 22, 2021. Cadle updates Marines at CLC-36 about the past, current, and future events through his newsletter that he publishes weekly. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Trista Whited)
U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Raynel Cadle