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Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan

MCAS Iwakuni is a mission-ready air station, capable of providing continuous base-operating support for tenant organizations and follow-on U.S. and allied forces during training, combat or contingency (HA/DR) operations throughout the Indo-Asia Pacific region.
Wrapping up exercise Kamoshika Wrath
171003-M-NE059-0038.JPG Photo By: Lance Cpl. Gabriela Garcia-Herrera

Oct 11, 2017
HARAMURA, Japan - U.S. Marines Marine Wing Support Squadron (MWSS) 171 prepare for a patrol in mission oriented protective posture (MOPP) gear during exercise Kamoshika Wrath at Haramura Maneuver Area, Japan, Oct. 3, 2017. The exercise allows Marines to test mission performance and meet training requirements by placing them in real-world scenarios. MOPP gear protected Marines from potentially dangerous gases as they conducted defensive measures and dug fighting holes during a simulated assault. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Gabriela Garcia-Herrera)


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