featured graphic for the 40th Infantry Division showing its headquarters building at Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos. Photo by C.E.H. Wiedel.

JFTB’s 40th Infantry Division in Japan for Orient Shield exercise

The Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Middle Army hosts Soldiers from the 40th Infantry Division for the opening ceremony of Orient Shield 21-2 June 24, 2021 at Camp Itami, Japan.

Remarks: Lt. Gen. Shin Nozawa, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Middle Army commander; U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Laura Yeager, 40th Infantry Division commander; and Mr. Minoru Kihara, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister for National Security Affairs. (U.S. Army National Guard video by Army Staff Sgt. Lani O. Pascual)

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