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11th Marine Expeditionary Unit
I Marine Expeditionary Force

Jan 29, 2016

Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) Col. Yoshiyuki Goto, Western Army Infantry Regimental Commander, shakes hands with U.S. Marine Lt. Col. William Chronister, 1st Battalion, 11th Marines Commander, during Exercise Iron Fist 2016 aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., Jan. 26, 2016. This training evolution is the largest bilateral exercise conducted by I Marine Expeditionary Force, and is just one of many examples of the Japan-U.S. Security Treaty at work. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Brandon Maldonado/ Released)

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