Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage (AAPIH) committee members host a luncheon at the Rocker Enlisted Club, Kadena Air Base, Japan, May 16, 2019. During AAPIH Month of May, committee members hosted a variety of events such this luncheon to raise awareness, appreciation, and respect for the diversity of Asian service members who make up significant portion of all military members. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Peter Reft)
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage (AAPIH) committee members host a luncheon at the Rocker Enlisted Club, Kadena Air Base, Japan, May 16, 2019. During AAPIH Month of May, committee members hosted a variety of events such this luncheon to raise awareness, appreciation, and respect for the diversity of Asian service members who make up significant portion of all military members. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Peter Reft)

Feast of the East

by Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Peter Reft
18th Wing Public Affairs

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- A neon-lit display portrays cultural highlights of the island of Guam during an Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage (AAPIH) luncheon at the Rocker Enlisted Club, Kadena Air Base, Japan, May 16, 2019. Stylized information booths gave attendees various perspectives on cultures to include the Philippines, Afghanistan, Korea, China, Kyrgyzstan, and Hawaii.

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