Marines Enhance Artillery Skills in Japan’s Hokkaido

On March 4, 2024, U.S. Marines executed a simulated fire mission using a high mobility artillery rocket system as part of an artillery relocation training program in the Yausubetsu Maneuver Area, Hokkaido, Japan. This training exercise focused on live-fire operations under various climate conditions, aiming to maintain a lethal and combat-ready artillery presence in the Indo-Pacific region.–Photo By: Marine Corps Cpl. Jaylen Davis