Images: Forest Light concludes [Image 3 of 7]
Photo by 2nd Lt. Jean-Scott Dodd
Col. John E. Kasperski (left) shakes hands with Col. Tomoyuki Hagi as part of the closing ceremony here, March 12, following exercise Forest Light 12-2. Both commanding officers congratulated the Marines and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force members on conducting an excellent exercise and reflected on the friendships built during the course of Forest Light 12-2. Kasperski is the commanding officer for Combat Logistics Regiment 37, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force. Hagi is the commanding officer for the 4th Infantry Regiment, 5th Brigade, JGSDF.