U.S. Marine Corps Col. Douglas Burke, the commanding officer of Combat Logistics Regiment 37, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, speaks during a volunteer appreciation event on Camp Kinser, Okinawa, Japan, May 17, 2022.
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Daniel J. West, right, outgoing sergeant major of Combat Logistics Regiment 37, 3d Marine Logistics Group, addresses Marines during a Relief and Appointment ceremony on Camp Kinser, Okinawa, Japan, Sept. 22, 2021.
U.S. Marine Corps 1st Lt. Ahmad Noori, right, off-going company commander of Headquarters Company, Combat Logistics Regiment 37, 3d Marine Logistics Group, speaks during a change of command ceremony on Camp Kinser, Okinawa, Japan, Aug 9th, 2021.
As you see more and more shopping malls and super markets open on Okinawa these days, the word Depachika seems a little outdated, especially to those who are more used to casually shopping at shopping malls.