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Fire Chief Charlie Butler of U.S. Army Garrison Okinawa, Torii Station, is the recipient of the 2018 Army Fire and Emergency Services Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Military Firefighter Heritage Foundation, a private organization based in San Angelo, Texas, will induct him into their hall of fame next month. (Photo Credit: Photo by Jim McGee, U.S. Army Garrison Okinawa)
Fire Chief Charlie Butler

USAG Okinawa fire chief receives Army lifetime achievement award, hall of fame induction

Fire Chief Charlie Butler of U.S. Army Garrison Okinawa, Torii Station, didn't aspire to become a firefighter as a child, but once on the job, he found he had an affinity for it.

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Cameron E. Parks/Released
Lance Cpl. Keven A. Temple

E-3s are the Bee’s Knees

If noncommissioned officers are the backbone of the Marine Corps, then lance corporals are the muscles that keep it moving. As all enlisted Marines and warrant officers know – not to mention the Mustang officers who ascended the enlisted ranks before earning a commission – lance corporals hold a special place in the heart of the Corps.

Dr. Tamara Owens

USO center manager inspires those on Okinawa

USO Okinawa would like to thank Dr. Tamara Owens for her dedicated contributions to the USO and community as a center manager for the last several years.

U.S. Marine Corps photos by Lance Cpl. Cameron Parks/ Released
Lance Cpl. Johnjacob R. Carrillo

31st MEU Marines maintains a Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement

Lance Cpl. Johnjacob R. Carrillo, a floor mechanic with the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit repairs and maintains an axel on a Medium Tactical Vehicle Replacement at Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Mar. 26, 2019.

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