A U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing takes off during a casualty evacuation drill during exercise Forest Light Western Army at Camp Soumagahara, Gunma Prefecture, Japan, Dec. 12, 2020. Forest Light is an annual bilateral training exercise that strengthens the interoperability and readiness of the U.S. Marine Corps and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force to deter aggression and defeat any threat. This iteration is focused on seizing and defending key maritime terrain as an integrated force in support of naval operations in the defense of Japan. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Branden J. Bourque)
201212-M-FG361-474.JPG Photo By: Sgt. Branden Bourque

Dec 15, 2020
Camp Soumagahara - A U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing takes off during a casualty evacuation drill during exercise Forest Light Western Army at Camp Soumagahara, Gunma Prefecture, Japan, Dec. 12, 2020. Forest Light is an annual bilateral training exercise that strengthens the interoperability and readiness of the U.S. Marine Corps and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force to deter aggression and defeat any threat. This iteration is focused on seizing and defending key maritime terrain as an integrated force in support of naval operations in the defense of Japan. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Branden J. Bourque)


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