Battalion Commanders Discuss Field Artillery Live Fire Operations

By Capt. Rachael JeffcoatSeptember 18, 2019

190916-A-FJ530-868 YAUSUBETSU TRAINING AREA, Japan (Sept. 16, 2019) U.S. Army Lt. Col. Timothy Lynch, commander of 5th Battalion 3rd Field Artillery observes live fire procedures alongside the battalion commander of the Western Army Field Artillery of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force at Yausubetsu Training Area, Japan, Sept. 16. Bravo Battery, 5-3 FA BN deployed a Light High Mobility Artillery Rocket System package from Joint Base Lewis- McCord, Wash. to Japan in support of Orient Shield 2019. Orient Shield is a bilateral exercise that strengthens military operations, trust and friendship between U.S. forces and the JGSDF. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – 190916-A-FJ530-868 YAUSUBETSU TRAINING AREA, Japan (Sept. 16, 2019) U.S. Army Lt. Col. Timothy Lynch, commander of 5th Battalion 3rd Field Artillery observes live fire procedures alongside the battalion commander of the Western Army Field Artillery of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force at Yausubetsu Training Area, Japan, Sept. 16. Bravo Battery, 5-3 FA BN deployed a Light High Mobility Artillery Rocket System package from Joint Base Lewis- McCord, Wash. to Japan in support of Orient Shield 2019. Orient Shield is a bilateral exercise that strengthens military operations, trust and friendship between U.S. forces and the JGSDF. (U.S. Army photo by Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat) (Photo Credit: Capt. Rachael Jeffcoat) VIEW ORIGINAL