U.S. Army Lt. Col. Douglas Walter, commander, 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, awards Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members Sgt. 1st Class Koichiro Shibata and Sgt. Akifumi Izumi certificates of achievement for placing first in their class during sniper training at the Yakima Training Center, Sept. 18, 2013. U.S. Army Lt. Col. Douglas Walter, commander of the 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, awards members of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force certificates of training for completing sniper training at the Yakima Training Center, Wash., Sept. 18, 2013. Rising Thunder is a U.S. Army hosted exercise designed to build interoperability between I Corps, the 7th Infantry Division and the Japan Ground Self Defense Force. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. James J. Bunn/Released)
|Date Posted:||09.18.2013 20:03|
|Location:||YAKIMA TRAINING CENTER, WA, US|
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