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Service members receive roadside investigative training Service members receive roadside investigative training
Gunnery Sgt. Antonio Lopez, a Calipatria, California, native, demonstrates proper military police roadway measuring techniques July 14 on Camp Foster as part of the...
MCAS Futenma CO retires after 25 years MCAS Futenma CO retires after 25 years
Col. Peter N. Lee, left, assumes the battle colors July 11 at Marine Corps Air Station Futenma during a change of command ceremony. The transferring of the colors...
Mayor visits III MEF headquarters Mayor visits III MEF headquarters
Col. Eric M. Mellinger, left, greets Sasebo City Mayor Norio Tomonaga July 18 at the III Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters on Camp Courtney. While attending a...
Survival techniques prepare Malaysian Army, US Marines for jungle operations Survival techniques prepare Malaysian Army, US Marines...
U.S. Marine 1st Lt. Joseph Jansen, drinks water from vine as part of the jungle survival course June 1 during Exercise Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training 2014...
VMGR-152 SUMOs begin transfer to MCAS Iwakuni VMGR-152 SUMOs begin transfer to MCAS Iwakuni
Brig. Gen. Paul J. Kennedy, right, addresses an audience through a translator July 15 on Marine Corps Air Station Futenma during Marine Aerial Refueler Transport...
Identifying ordnance, disabling IED’s, picking up eggs: All in an EOD tech’s day Identifying ordnance, disabling IED’s, picking up...
Explosive ordnance disposal technicians use a robot to place an egg into an egg carton June 26 during Exercise Dragon Crab, a three-day exercise at the Rodriguez...


Recent Video

Marines patrol through the jungle Marines patrol through the jungle
Combat Engineers with the Marine Wing Support Squadron 172, trained to patrol and maneuver through the jungle during the Jungle Fire exercise July 11-19 at the Jungle...
31st MEU Battalion Landing Team trains in urban environment 31st MEU Battalion Landing Team trains in urban environment
Battalion Landing Team, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, trained to maintain combat readiness July 18 at the Central...
US Marines video shout-outs to Atlanta Braves US Marines video shout-outs to Atlanta Braves
U.S. Marines give shout-outs to their family, friends, and the Atlanta Braves professional baseball organization to be presented during an upcoming military...
VMGR-152 begins transfer from Okinawa to Iwakuni VMGR-152 begins transfer from Okinawa to Iwakuni
Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152 sends its first KC-130J Super Hercules to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni July 15 from MCAS Futenma. The transfer from...
KMEP 14-8 B-roll KMEP 14-8 B-roll
Republic of Korea and U.S. Marines conduct bilateral artillery training June 12-15 in South Korea as part of the Korean Marine Exchange Program 14-7.
ROK, U.S. Marines Strengthen Joint Capabilities Through Bilateral Training ROK, U.S. Marines Strengthen Joint Capabilities Through...
Republic of Korea and U.S. Marines conduct bilateral artillery training June 12-15 in South Korea as part of the Korean Marine Exchange Program 14-7.


Recent News Stories

The dangers of social media
A Marine is using social media when a female he does not recognize sends him a friend request. He enjoys meeting new people, so he accepts her request. They begin to...
VMGR-152 SUMOs begin transfer to MCAS Iwakuni VMGR-152 SUMOs begin transfer to MCAS Iwakuni
Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 152 marked the beginning of its transfer to Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni during a ceremony July 15 at MCAS Futenma.
Service members receive roadside investigative training Service members receive roadside investigative training
Marines, soldiers, sailors and airmen conducted practical application training as part of a Traffic Collision Investigation Course July 7-29 on Camp Foster for the...
Seminars educate Marines about transition to reserve forces
The III Marine Expeditionary Force Reserve Liaison Office held seminars at Marine Corps installations throughout Okinawa June 23-27 on the benefits the Marine Corps...
MCAS Futenma CO retires after 25 years MCAS Futenma CO retires after 25 years
Col. James G. Flynn celebrated his retirement July 11 at Marine Corps Air Station Futenma after 25 years of service.
Marine thanked for saving life of Okinawa teen Marine thanked for saving life of Okinawa teen
Kanami Oshiro, a 15-year-old student at Ginowan High School, and her mother, Masayo Oshiro, visited Camp Kinser July 10 to thank 1st. Sgt Andre S. Guay after he...


Recent Audio

Col. Sean M. McBride
Col. Sean M. McBride from Butte, Mont. talks to a Great Falls Tribune reporter about his duties as III MEF Headquarters group commander in Okinawa, Japan.
Capt. Caleb Eames
Capt. Caleb Eames with III Marine Expeditionary Force talks about his career in Marines public affairs.
Lance Cpl. Steward M. Bach
Lance Cpl. Steward M. Bach from Jerome, Idaho, talks to a Twin Falls Times - News reporter about helping to save the life of another service member on base who...
Brig. Gen. Paul Kennedy
Brig Gen Paul Kennedy, III MEF Commanding General, talks to a Andrew Lubin with Leatherneck Magazine about commanding U.S. Marines, U.S. Navy, Korean Navy, and...
U.S. Marine Lt. Gen. John Wissler, U.S. Marine Brig....
U.S. Marine Lt. Gen. John Wissler, U.S. Marine Brig. Gen. Paul Kennedy, U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Hugh Weatherald, ROK Marine Brig. Gen. Cho Kang Rae and ROK Navy Rear Adm....
Col. John Merna
Col. John Merna talks to Leatherneck Magazine about participating in training exercise Ssang Yong 14, working with Korean forces, the importance of the training...


Recent Publications

Okinawa Marine - 02.28.2014
Okinawa Marine - 02.28.2014
Okinawa, Pacific area Marine news available online now; Cobra Gold 2014 concludes; Nepalese, III MEF Band play in harmony
Okinawa Marine - 02.28.2014
Okinawa Marine - 02.28.2014
Nepalese, III MEF Band play in harmony; Cobra Gold 2014 concludes
Okinawa Marine - 02.07.2014
Okinawa Marine - 02.07.2014
Japan defense, ministry officials experience Osprey simulator; Installation tours give perspective; 3rd Maintenance Battalion completes exercise at Kin Blue; Marines host...
Okinawa Marine - 01.31.2014
Okinawa Marine - 01.31.2014
Allies respond to potential crises at Keen Edge 14; Marines put steel on targets at ARTP 13-4; Japan's top enlisted attend SNCO Academy leadership course; Recon Marines...
Okinawa Marine - 01.24.2014
Okinawa Marine - 01.24.2014
JASDF General tours Futenma; Marines establish deployable joint command center; Japan, US officials sign agreement
Okinawa Marine - 01.17.2014
Okinawa Marine - 01.17.2014
31st MEU raid force dominates night; Marines, sailors deploy to Fuji for ARTP 13-4; Infantrymen take on Okinawa's jungle