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Brig. Gen. Kyle B. Ellison, incoming commanding general, 3D Marine Expeditionary Brigade (MEB), delivers comments during a change of command ceremony at Camp Courtney, July 10, 2020. Ellison took command of the MEB from Maj. Gen. Paul J. Rock. Ellison's previous assignment was the Director of Expeditionary Warfare School. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Hannah Hall)
Brig. Gen. Kyle B. Ellison

3D MEB change of command

The commanding general of 3D Marine Expeditionary Brigade (MEB), Maj. Gen. Paul J. Rock, relinquished command to Brig. Gen. Kyle B. Ellison at the Marine Corps Base Camp Courtney, July 10, 2020.

Kelly Edens

Tell's Clinician Spotlight: Kelly Edens

Kelly is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor Associate (LCMHCA) and a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC), joining us as a part of the Okinawa team! Welcome Kelly!

U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Steven Salazar, a bassoon player with the III Marine Expeditionary Force Band, plays the bassoon during a combined performance with the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 15th Brigade Band on June 18, 2020, on Camp Foster, Okinawa, Japan. Salazar is a native of Los Angeles, California. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brennan J. Beauton)
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Steven Salazar

III MEF Band and the JGSDF 15th Brigade Band perform together amidst COVID-19

The III Marine Expeditionary Force and the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 15th Brigade bands performed together from June 15 to 18 on Camp Foster, Okinawa, Japan.

Laura Jefferson, 18th Force Support Squadron teen program coordinator, gives opening remarks at the grand reopening of the new Teen Center June 24, 2020, at Kadena Air base, Japan. After being closed due to moving buildings, renovations, and COVID-19 restrictions, the Teen Center on KAB officially reopened as part of a new beginning in a new setting. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Benjamin Sutton)
Laura Jefferson

Ribbon cutting ceremony held for new Teen Center

After being closed due to moving buildings, renovations, and COVID-19 restrictions, the Teen Center on Kadena Air Base has officially reopened.

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