Active and retired U.S. Navy service members and civilians who have been stationed in Japan were invited to reunite at a March 1 event hosted at the Washington Navy Yard.
The event, hosted by the Defense Attaché office of the Embassy of Japan in the United States, was held Thursday, March 1st from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Catering and Conference Center at the Navy Yard. Guests were welcomed with a reception and a standing buffet-style dinner with sushi and Japanese whiskey. Distinguished guests shared memories from their time serving in Japan, and the Japan-U.S. Military Program (JUMP) also gave a brief presentation. JUMP connects past and present service members, families, and government civilians who have served in Japan, helping them to stay engaged with the U.S.-Japan alliance.
When: Thursday, March 1st from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: The Catering and Conference Center at Navy Yard, 1454 Parsons Ave SE, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, DC 20374
Dress: Uniform of the day or business casual (no tie required)
• Remarks from the host and distinguished guests
• Remarks from Marines reflecting on their memories in Japan
For questions, please contact:
Ms. Erika White
Secretary, Defense Attaché Office
Embassy of Japan in the United States of America
Tel: (202) 238-6918
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