Yoshihiko Fukuda, mayor of Iwakuni City, Japan, observes an F-35B Lightning II at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma, Ariz., Oct. 24, 2016. The demonstration of the F-35B gave Fukuda a better understanding of the aircraft and its capabilities. This event helped Fukuda better understand the capabilities of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 121.
Taken: 10.24.2016 | Video by Cpl. Nathan Wicks
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION YUMA, Ariz. – “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams Solemn reflection, with an exchange of heart-felt hellos, goodbye’s, and hugs became shared memories during the retirement ceremony taking place on the parade field at MCAS Yuma, Arizona, Friday. Marines, Sailors, family and friends gathered to witness the retirement ceremony of Master Sgt. Cherelle Peters-Williams after 27 years in the Marine Corps. After enlisting in the Marine Corps in May 1989, Peters-Williams deployed to the Middle East, relocated overseas to Japan, and conducted humanitarian efforts in Cuba. In 1997, Peters-Williams made...
12.08.2016 | MARINE CORPS AIR STATION YUMA, AZ, US | Story by Pfc. Reba James