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JGSDF, Marines conduct field training exercise during Forest Light

A CH-47 Chinook helicopter from the Japan Air Self-Defense Force lands while carrying Marines and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members here March 5 during Exercise Forest Light 12-2. The purpose of Forest Light 12-2 is to enhance the interoperability of Marines and JGSDF members while increasing individual and unit readiness in a cold weather environment. The Marines are from Combat Logistics Regiments 35 and 37, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force. The JGSDF service members are with 4th Infantry Regiment, 5th Brigade, JGSDF.



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This work, JGSDF, Marines conduct field training exercise during Forest Light [Image 1 of 7], by 1LT Jean-Scott Dodd, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:03.05.2012

Date Posted:03.23.2012 00:28

Photo ID:546848

VIRIN:120305-M-OP939-934

Resolution:4320x3240

Size:4.69 MB

Location:YAUSUBETSU TRAINING AREA, HOKKAIDO, JP

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