Camera Icon

Images: Ceremony kicks off bilateral exercise in mainland Japan

Photo by Spc. Leigh CampbellSmall RSS IconSubscriptions Icon

Ceremony kicks off bilateral exercise in mainland Japan

Marines with Combat Assault Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, and soldiers with 1st Combined Brigade, Western Army, Japanese Ground Self Defense Force, mark the beginning of Exercise Forest 2007 Light with a Kagamiwari ceremony Jan. 29 on Camp Kengun, Japan.



Web Views
160
Downloads
20

Podcast Hits
0



Public Domain Mark
This work, Ceremony kicks off bilateral exercise in mainland Japan, by SPC Leigh Campbell, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.30.2003

Date Posted:02.08.2007 22:37

Photo ID:35744

VIRIN:070129-M-#####-005

Resolution:1260x840

Size:246.52 KB

Location:KYUSHU

More Like This

  • Marines and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members present the colors during the opening ceremony of Exercise Forest Light 13-3 Feb. 26 at the Hokkaido-Dai Maneuver Area in Hokkaido prefecture, Japan. The exercise is a semiannual training evolution, which enhances the readiness of U.S. Marine Corps and JGSDF units and is in accordance with the U.S.-Japan Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Kasey Peacock/Released)
  • Members of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Band stand in formation during the opening ceremony of Exercise Forest Light 13-3 Feb. 26 at the Hokkaido-Dai Maneuver Area in Hokkaido prefecture, Japan. The exercise is a semiannual training evolution, which enhances the readiness of U.S. Marine Corps and JGSDF units and is in accordance with the U.S.-Japan Treaty of Mutual Cooperation and Security. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Kasey Peacock/Released)
  • Members of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force stand in formation during the opening ceremony of Exercise Forest Light 13-3 Feb. 26 at the Hokkaido-Dai Maneuver Area in Hokkaido prefecture, Japan. The purpose of the exercise is to enhance the partnership between the U.S. and Japan, solidify regional security agreements, increase interoperability of forces, and improve individual and unit-level skills in a bilateral environment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Kasey Peacock/Released)
  • Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members and Marines stand at attention March 6 during the closing ceremony for Exercise Forest Light 13-3 at the Hokkaido-Dai Maneuver Area in Hokkaido prefecture, Japan. During the closing ceremony, both forces gathered and heard words of reflection from their commanders about knowledge gained and relationships built during the exercise.

Associated News

Ceremony kicks off bilateral exercise in mainland Japan

Images Tags

Options

  • Army
  • Marines
  • Navy
  • Air Force
  • Coast Guard
  • National Guard

HOLIDAY GREETINGS

SELECT A HOLIDAY:

VIDEO ON DEMAND

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • Flickr