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Jay Clemons, a chief warrant officer assigned to U.S. Army Japan, plays a solo on the upright bass during a two-hour concert with the ZAMA Big Band Jazz Orchestra May 3 at Harmony Hall Zama near Camp Zama, Japan. Clemons is one of four current American members of the ZAMA Big Band Jazz Orchestra, formed in Zama City in 1997.
Jay Clemons

Soldier’s connection to music leads to spot performing with jazz band in Japan

For his whole life, Jay Clemons and music have been inseparable.

Photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Rafael Avelar
Master-at-Arms Seaman Ann Gossage

NAF Atsugi Sailors volunteer in Ayase

Master-at-Arms Seaman Ann Gossage, from Leesburg, Fla., works together with local volunteers to prepare a field for rice to be planted in during a community relations volunteer event held in Ayase, Japan May 18, 2022.

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern
Tech. Sgt. Mark Ward

Wild Weasel Walk-through: 35th Inspector General Office

Last week, Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Joey R. Meininger, 35th Fighter Wing command chief, visited the 35th Inspector General Office. 

U.S. Navy photo by Garrett Cole
Senior Chief Yeoman Jason Martin

Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka holds a Frocking Ceremony

Capt. Rich Jarrett, Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, left, presents a frocking letter to Senior Chief Yeoman Jason Martin during a pinning ceremony onboard Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY).

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