April 1996

Northern Honshu: a Light in the Forest

Volume 79, Issue 4
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Approximately 700 Marines and 1,000 Japanese Ground Self Defense Force soldiers conducted a 20-kilometer march at Camp Iwate Yama, kicking off Exercise Forest Light '96.

The 3d Battalion, Third Marine Regiment and 38th Infantry Regiment, JGSDF participated in an eight-day bilateral training exercise to enhance their tactical capabilities.

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