Dempsey Visits Troops on Yokota Air Base, Japan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Salvatore A. “Sam” Angelella, left, commander of U.S. Forces Japan and 5th Air Force, greets U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, upon his arrival on Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 25, 2013. Dempsey traveled to South Korea, China and Japan during his tour of the Pacific region. U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo
  • U.S. Air Force Col. Mark R. "Buzz" August, left, greets U.S. Army Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, upon his arrival on Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 25, 2013. August commands the 374th Airlift Wing. U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks with U.S. service members on Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 25, 2013. Dempsey addressed a variety of issues, including sequestration, regional security and readiness. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chad C. Strohmeyer
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, speaks with U.S. service members on Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 25, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chad C. Strohmeyer
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses U.S. service members on Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 25, 2013.  U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses U.S. service members on Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 25, 2013. U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks to Airman 1st Class Oliva Ruiz after an all-call meeting on Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 25, 2013. Ruiz is assigned to the 374th Medical Support Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo
  • U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Max Evans marshals a C-32 aircraft on Yokota Air Base, Japan, April 25, 2013. Evans, a maintenance journeyman, is assigned to the 374th Maintenance Squadron Transient Alert.  U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo