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Gone but never forgotten

Story by Cpl Gabrielle Quire on 09/30/2016 Marine Aircraft Group 49, 4th Marine Aircraft Wing held a memorial ceremony Sept. 18, 2016 at Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans, Louisiana, to honor two fallen pilots from their unit. Maj. Erik "Backstreet" Boyce and Maj. Jason "Frenchy" Grogan were
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USS Bonhomme Richard completes ammunition on load

Story by PO1 James Mitchell on 01/20/2016 SASEBO BAY, Japan - The forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) conducted an ammunition on load Jan. 20 in preparation for its patrol of the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility. Sailors assigned to the ship's weapons department worked in
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Low Altitude Air Defense Marines tour Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Camp Komakado

Story by Cpl Janessa Pon on 01/19/2016 SHIZUOKA, Japan - Marines toured Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 1st Anti-Aircraft Battalion facilities Jan. 13 on Camp Komakado, Shizuoka, Japan. The visit strengthened the relationship between Marines and members of the JGSDF by allowing the service members to explore static displays of anti-aircraft
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Immunizations: Saving lives one shot at a time

Story by SSgt Benjamin Stratton on 01/19/2016 MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan - The U.S. Air Force operates hundreds of medical facilities around the world staffed by arguably some of the best medical professionals available including the aerospace medical services technicians serving at Misawa Air Base, Japan. Working in nearly every
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Kearsarge keeps new dads connected

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Dana D. Legg, USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) Public Affairs GULF OF OMAN Advancements in technology and communication help close the distance between Sailors and families to help maintain their connection during deployment. Two new fathers, thousands of miles away from home and loved ones,
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Expanding capabilities

Story by SSG Christopher Freeman on 01/19/2016 FORT BRAGG, N.C. Airborne operations are a common occurrence on Fort Bragg. At Normandy Drop Zone, Soldiers of the 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division, observed what it takes to provide fuel anywhere in the world. Soldiers from the 82nd CAB observed
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