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Japan Ground Self-Defense Force officers tour Ospreys

Maj. Benjamin J. Debardeleben, left, explains the capabilities of the MV-22B Osprey to officers of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Nov. 14 during a tour of the aircraft at Marine Corps Air Station Futenma. Debardeleben is an Osprey pilot with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 262, Marine Aircraft Group 36, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force, and Goff is the Marine Corps Forces Pacific liaison to the JGSDF. Photo by Lance Cpl. David N. Hersey



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This work, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force officers tour Ospreys, by LCpl David Hersey, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.14.2013

Date Posted:11.21.2013 00:57

Photo ID:1057271

VIRIN:131114-M-SD875-006

Resolution:2000x1333

Size:1.41 MB

Location:FUTENMA, OKINAWA, JPGlobe

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