Pfc. Thomas Cuevas

by Lance Cpl. Tegra Shepherd
3rd Marine Division

Pfc. Thomas Cuevas, a radar operator with 3rd Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, stands proudly beside his equipment in Camp YMA, Yausubetsu Maneuver Area, Hokkaido, Japan. Marines with 3rd Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, are in Yausubetsu as part of Artillery Relocation Training Program 18-2. ARTP 18-2 is a routine training exercise that allows Marines based out of Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, to conduct live-fire training in Japan. Cuevas is a native of Anaheim, California.

(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Pfc. Christian Ayers)

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