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A disc containing the personal information of about 164,000 people who registered their vehicles for access to U.S. military bases on Okinawa between 2007 and 2017 was lost in September after leaving the Joint Service Vehicle Registration Office at Camp Foster. (MATT BURKE/STARS AND STRIPES)
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Marines make changes after data of 164,000 people lost on Okinawa

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May 17, 2018
CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — The Marine Corps has changed the way it handles personal information after a servicemember lost a disk containing the data of 164,000 people who registered...
Photos by Shoji Kudaka

Patch shop on Okinawa has history

News
May 15, 2018
Embroidery shops have been an important part of Okinawa City in the post-war era.

In Search of a “Hopalong Cassidy” Moment

Travel
May 17, 2018
As someone who grew up on Okinawa, “Who’s got the coolest lunchbox?” was not a question I remember hearing during my school days.
Photos by Shoji Kudaka

Traffic safety figures on Okinawa get your attention ... and a smile

News
May 15, 2018
Have you noticed an old statue on Okinawa that resembles a police officer standing by the road? The weathered man looks like he’s waving hello at you.

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