U.S. Forces Japan Mission Video


Sailors, Marines Visit India Aboard USS Rushmore

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 07:10:57 GMT

CHENNAI, India (NNS) -- Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47) and 13th Marine
PACIFIC OCEAN (April 30, 2018) File Photo of the Whidbey Island-class amphibious dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47) splits away from the Wasp-class amphibious ship USS Essex (LHD 2) while conducting a strait transit exercise in support of Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Exercise (ARGMEUEX). ARGMEUEX provides essential and realistic ship-to-shore training designed to enhance the integration of the Navy-Marine Corps team.(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Francisco J. Diaz Jr./Released)

MCPON Initiates Conversation with Sailors Aboard USS Antietam

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 08:53:00 GMT

YOKOSUKA, Japan -- Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Russell Smith visited Commander
YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 18, 2019) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Russell Smith answers a question about qualifications from a Sailor, assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), in Yokosuka, Japan during an all hands call. MCPON is the highest enlisted leader in the Navy and was sent to collect Sailors' and enlisted leaders' insights on their challenges in the 7th Fleet to maintain a war fighting readiness. This is the MCPON's first visit to Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka as the U.S. Navy's 15th Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy.

7th Fleet Announces 2018 Sailors of the Year

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:20:00 GMT

YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) -- Commander, U.S. 7th Fleet Vice Admiral Phil Sawyer announced the 2018
YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan, 17 2019) - Vice Adm. Phil Sawyer(center right), along with Fleet Master Chief Tobi Howat(center left), pose with Sailors of the Year from the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet and Royal New Zealand Navy at the announcement luncheon during 7th Fleet Sailor of the Year competition. The 7th Fleet Sailor of the Year Week is designed to share with these outstanding Sailors the unique operational environment in the 7th Fleet as well as enhance regional partnerships with like-minded forces.

Japanese Culture Day

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 06:34:09 GMT

Members of Yokota experience Japanese culture

USNS Brunswick Arrives in Bitung

Fri, 18 Jan 2019 04:05:24 GMT

SINGAPORE – The Military Sealift Command expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Brunswick (T-EPF 6)
Civilian mariner Capt. Adam Streeper, ship’s master of the expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Brunswick (T-EPF 6), shakes hands with local elementary school students after the ship arrived in Bitung, Indonesia, for a scheduled port visit. Brunswick is one of three expeditionary fast transport ships in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility with a mission of providing rapid intra-theater transport of troops and military equipment.

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