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Remnants of Okinawa help connect service member to late grandfathers

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July 17, 2018
“We crossed the island fast, it was a cakewalk; when we turned south then all hell broke loose.”

BLOODY TRUTH? Many Japanese believe your blood determines personality

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July 16, 2018
While stationed in Japan or Okinawa, you may have had what seemed like an odd question presented to you by a stranger at some point.“What is your blood type?”

Summertime and the living’s easy!

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July 17, 2018
Aaah! Summer in the Land of the Rising Sun. The season of beach bashes, fireworks, summer kimonos, traditional festivals, rock concerts, beer gardens, shaved ice – and so much...
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What to know about Japanese customs & etiquette

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July 16, 2018
Every culture has its own rules regarding etiquette. In Japan, some of these rules are straightforward while others are more subtle.

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