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U.S. Air Force Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing (FW) commander, gets sprayed with champagne by his daughter after his fini-flight at Misawa Air Base, Japan, June 22, 2022. Family and service members across the 35th FW and from the Japan Air Self-Defense Force attended Friedel’s fini-flight to celebrate and show support before his departure from Misawa. (U.S. Air Force photos by Airman 1st Class Leon Redfern)
Col. Jesse J. Friedel

35th Fighter Wing commander completes fini-flight at Misawa AB

Family, friends, and service members across the 35th Fighter Wing and from the Japan Air-Self Defense Force attended the fini-flight for U.S. Air Force Col. Jesse J. Friedel, 35th Fighter Wing commander, to celebrate his time here before his departure from Misawa.

Col. Jason L. Beck

Army & Air Force Exchange Service welcomes new Pacific Region commander

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service welcomed Air Force Col. Jason L. Beck as its new commander for the Pacific Region.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Charles Oki
Capt. Timothy Waits

USS Blue Ridge Changes Command

The outgoing Commanding Officer of U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), Capt. Timothy Waits, salutes the crew after departing Blue Ridge June 24, 2022.

Sgt. Jamal Slaughter, center left, and Sgt. Nowell Vasquez exit a gas chamber during a training event at the Combined Arms Training Center Camp Fuji, Japan, June 23, 2022. More than 60 Soldiers assigned to the 35th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion participated in the training, as part of a larger effort to increase readiness in the battalion. (Photo Credit: Sean Kimmons)
Sgt. Jamal Slaughter and Sgt. Nowell Vasquez

Sustainment unit members brave gas chamber to bolster readiness at Camp Fuji

Coughing, a runny nose and burning eyes and skin may sound like the signs of a worrisome illness. But for Soldiers in the 35th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, the temporary symptoms were just from another day of training.

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