Camp Schwab

Camp Schwab
The Marine Corps has updated its parental-leave policy, allowing primary and secondary caregivers to take more time off after a birth or adoption.  SHANNON KROENING/U.S. MARINE CORPS
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Marines give moms, dads more time off with update to parental-leave policy

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June 19, 2018

The Marine Corps has changed its parental-leave policy so that new mothers and fathers can spend more time with their children.

Oura Bay and Camp Schwab in northern Okinawa, Japan, are seen in December 2016.
From Stripes.com

Futenma relocation to be further delayed due to endangered coral

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June 15, 2018

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — The start of landfill work for a new runway into Oura Bay at Camp Schwab will be delayed until Aug.

CAMP FOSTER, OKINAWA, Japan – The tropical cyclone conditions of readiness are conditions that state the level of danger a typhoon presents and the proper response to minimize that danger to human life. Typhoon season on Okinawa is from June through November. An emergency kit with three days’ worth of food and water should be prepared. (U.S. Marine Corps illustration by Staff Sgt. Branko Bilicich)

Tips and Tricks for Typhoon season

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June 15, 2018

CAMP FOSTER, OKINAWA, Japan – -- Typhoon season on Okinawa lasts from June to November, and with it brings the need for proper preparation in the event of a typhoon.

Speakin' Japanese: PCS move

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June 15, 2018

You just got your new orders and now it’s time to pack your belongings and PCS.

Camp Schwab
Commander - Col. Kevin A. Norton
CSM - Sgt. Maj. Scott A. Burton
Camp Director - Charles A. DeCesari
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Lodging: The Cottages at Oura Wan - 625-5005
Camp Services: 625-2337
Schwab Medical Clinic: 625-2260