U.S. Marine Corps Master Sgt. Jason Gagliano, the 3d Marine Division Future Operations Chief, briefs competitors prior to the 1400-meter swim event during the 3d Marine Division Squad Competition on...
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Jackson Lockaby, a cannoneer section chief with 3d Battalion, 12th Marines, 3d Marine Division, exchanges information with members of the Japan Ground Self Defense Force about the M777A2 155mm Howitzer during Artillery RelocationTraining Program 21.3 at Yausubetsu Maneuver Area, Hokkaido, Japan, Oct. 20, 2021.
U.S. Marine Corps 1st Lt. Jordan Baker, a field artillery officer with 3rd Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, oversees a heavy machine gun range as the range officer in charge on Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan, Aug. 26, 2020.
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. James Lopez, a data systems administrator with Data Platoon, Communications Company, Headquarters Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, holds a photo of his daughter on Camp Courtney, Okinawa, Japan, June 18, 2020.
With the same passion and determined spirit that motivated her to join the Marine Corps, Cpl. Veronika R. Gottschalk smiled and began to describe her journey from her early life in Russia to eventually becoming the accomplished Marine she is today.
U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, return home after being away for almost a year. The unit has been authorized to return to the U.S. after completing a six-month deployment with the 3rd Marine Division in Okinawa, Japan, from Oct. 2019 to May 2020.
Have you heard of Japan’s furikake? In Japanese, furikake means "to sprinkle over." Furikake are seasonings of various dried ingredients such as egg, seaweed, or sesame, made to top a bowl of plain white rice.
The famous Land of the Rising Sun is known for so many things, it’s hard to even mention them all: culture, history, pop culture, manga, anime, cosplay, sights, architecture...the list could go on and on.