1st Marine Aircraft Wing rapidly deployed more than 25 aircraft to austere, expeditionary locations and then returned those aircraft and forces to Marine Corps Air Station Futenma from October 24 to...
CAMP FOSTER, OKINAWA, JAPAN - The bright Okinawa sun splits the ocean’s horizon line as it sets over Chatan City. Petty Officer 2nd Class Nancy Guillermo, pulls her long dark brown hair into a tight pony tail. She takes a knee on the coarse asphalt to lace up her pink and grey running shoes in preparation for her routine evening jog.
You may have heard that it’s OK to slurp noodles in Japan. That is very well said and very true, and in Okinawa there are many soba noodle restaurants across the island for you to slurp to your heart’s content.
I have dined in luxurious restaurants and exotic tiny local eateries around the world, yet when it comes to naming the most memorable meal of my life there is only one that comes to mind – our family dinners on New Year’s Eve at my grandfather’s house back in Tbilisi, Georgia.
Spending for the Thanksgiving meal can quickly spiral out of control. By shopping the commissary, military members can save money on this one meal and help manage their budgets for the rest of the holidays.