U.S. Army HIMARS and JGSDF MLRS Stand Ready during bilateral training exercise

By Capt. Rachael JeffcoatSeptember 18, 2019

A U.S. Army High Mobility Rocket System from 5th Battalion 3rd Field Artillery stands ready next to the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Multiple Launch Rocket System at Yausubetsu Training Area, Japan, Sept. 16. Bravo Battery, 5-3 FA BN deployed for the first time a HIMARS to Japan in support of bilateral exercise Orient Shield 2019. The HIMARS is a key capability for the U.S. Army's Multi Domain Task Force increasing the lethality of the MDTF. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A U.S. Army High Mobility Rocket System from 5th Battalion 3rd Field Artillery stands ready next to the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Multiple Launch Rocket System at Yausubetsu Training Area, Japan, Sept. 16. Bravo Battery, 5-3 FA BN deployed for the first time a HIMARS to Japan in support of bilateral exercise Orient Shield 2019. The HIMARS is a key capability for the U.S. Army's Multi Domain Task Force increasing the lethality of the MDTF. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat) (Photo Credit: Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat) VIEW ORIGINAL