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Exercise Iron Fist 2016: Urban Reconnaissance Training Exercise Iron Fist 2016: Urban Reconnaissance Training
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) Sgt. Yugi Eguchi plots the location of a high-value target on a map during urban reconnaissance training aboard Camp...
Exercise Iron Fist 2016: 3rd AABN and JGSDF Practice Fire and Maneuver Exercise Iron Fist 2016: 3rd AABN and JGSDF Practice...
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) soldiers board Amphibious Assault Vehicles during an Exercise Iron Fist training event, at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton,...
Exercise Iron Fist 2016: LCAC CASEVAC Demonstration Exercise Iron Fist 2016: LCAC CASEVAC Demonstration
Soldiers of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force’s Western Army Infantry Regiment medical team lift a simulated casualty to carry him onto the Landing Craft Air...
Exercise Iron Fist: Mine Clearing Line Charge Exercise Iron Fist: Mine Clearing Line Charge
U.S. Marines and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force soldiers detonate a Mine Clearing Line Charge to clear an obstacle during a breaching training event aboard Marine...
Exercise Iron Fist: MV-22 CASEVAC Demonstration Exercise Iron Fist: MV-22 CASEVAC Demonstration
Sergeant Major Arata Hamaguchi demonstrates how a litter is secured to 1st Lt. Hiroyasu Goto both with the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force’s Western Army Infantry...
Exercise Iron Fist 2016: Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton visit Exercise Iron Fist 2016: Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton visit
United States Navy Lt. Cdr. Corey Gustafson, an emergency medicine staff physician at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, shows 1st Lt. Hiroyasu Goto and Master Sgt....


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Exercise Iron Fist 2016: 3rd AABN and JGSDF Practice Fire and Maneuver B-Roll Exercise Iron Fist 2016: 3rd AABN and JGSDF Practice...
U.S. Marines with 3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion and Japan Ground-Self Defense Force soldiers with the Western Army Infantry Regiment practice fire and maneuver...
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Medical Team Conducts Medical Scenario drills and Tours a USMC V-22 Osprey. Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Medical Team Conducts...
Soldiers of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force’s Western Army Infantry Regiment medical team conduct medical scenarios on a V-22 Osprey during the medical...
Exercise Iron Fist 2016: JGSDF, Marine Scout Snipers Conduct Break Contact Drills Exercise Iron Fist 2016: JGSDF, Marine Scout Snipers...
Soldiers of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force’s Western Army Infantry Regiment Scout Sniper program conduct break contact drills during a scout sniper course,...
81mm Mortar Live-Fire 81mm Mortar Live-Fire
Japanese soldiers with the Western Army Infantry Regiment, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force conduct a live-fire 81mm mortar range aboard Marine Corps Base Camp...
81mm Mortar Live-Fire (Japanese, no translation) 81mm Mortar Live-Fire (Japanese, no translation)
Japanese soldiers with the Western Army Infantry Regiment, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force conduct a live-fire 81mm mortar range aboard Marine Corps Base Camp...
Exercise Iron Fist 2016: Helicopter Rope Suspension Training Exercise Iron Fist 2016: Helicopter Rope Suspension Training
Marines with 1st Reconnaissance Bn, 1st Marine Division and soldiers with the Western Army Infantry Regiment, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force, executed helicopter...


Recent News Stories

Ready for Worst Case Scenario: JGSDF, USN rehearse loading casualty on MV-22 Ready for Worst Case Scenario: JGSDF, USN rehearse...
The sound of boots stampeding up the ramp filled the cargo bay of the MV-22 Osprey. Soldiers of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force’s Western Army Infantry Regiment...
JGSDF Shoot 81mm Mortars, Impress Pendleton Marines JGSDF Shoot 81mm Mortars, Impress Pendleton Marines
U.S. Marines and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Soldiers conducted a live-fire mortar range aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Feb 1, 2016. The...
Japanese Soldiers break contact, engage US Marines Japanese Soldiers break contact, engage US Marines
Over the roar of the wind, a voice yelled “contact front!” Without hesitation, Sgt. First Class Yusuke Irie of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force’s Western...
Exercise Iron Fist 2016
For more than 55 years, the United States and Japan have been security treaty allies. For years, the U.S. Marine Corps and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force have been...
Iron Fist 2016: Marines, JGSDF train with Amphibious Assault Vehicle Gunner Simulator Iron Fist 2016: Marines, JGSDF train with Amphibious...
As the cross-hairs of the scope landed on target, Cpl. Ishida, from the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force’s Western Army Infantry Regiment, squeezed the trigger of...
11th MEU Change of Command
Col. Matthew G. Trollinger, commanding officer of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, relinquished his command of the MEU in the ceremonial passing of the colors to...


Recent Audio

Seaman Kenneth Butler
Seaman Kenneth Butler of Milford, N.H., talks to a Nashua Telegraph reporter about joining the military, training and preparations for his upcoming deployment, his...
Pfc. Renteria
Pfc. Renteria from Oak Lawn, Ill. talks to an Oak Lawn Patch reporter about growing up in Ill., his military background, his duties while deployed and the progress of...
Marine Cpl. William G. Stickney
Marine Cpl. William G. Stickney, from Roanoke, Va., talks to a Roanoke Star-Sentinel reporter about his duties in the Marine Corps and preparing to deploy.
Carol Kenyon
Carol Kenyon talks to a Community Voice reporter in Rohnert Park, Calif., about visiting Marines at Camp Pendleton, getting an opportunity to go through some of the...
Carol Kenyon
Carol Kenyon talks to a Rohnert Park Patch reporter in Calif., about visiting Marines and getting an opportunity to view some of their training and operations.
Lance Cpl. Marc Desir
Lance Cpl. Marc Desir from Jamaica Queens N.Y. with the 11th Marines Expeditionary Unit talks to a Queens Chronicle reporter in Jamaica Queens N.Y. about Exercise...


Recent Publications

Exercise Iron Fist 2016 - 01.22.2016
Exercise Iron Fist 2016 - 01.22.2016
The program for Exercise Iron Fist 2016