JGSDF assist U.S. Army HIMARS with ammunition reload

By Capt. Rachael JeffcoatSeptember 18, 2019

190916-A-FJ530-820 Soldiers assigned to the Western Army Field Artillery of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force observe and facilitate reload operations on the U.S. Army High Mobility Artillery Rocket System at Yausubetsu Training Area, Japan, Sept. 16. Bravo Battery, 5th Battalion 3rd Field Artillery 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)
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