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Video by Daisuke Sato
Rising Sun at Enoshima, Japan
U.S. Army Garrison - Japan
July 11, 2024 | 21:39
Are you curious about places to go and things to do while you’re stationed in Japan? Check out the renewed “Rising Sun” program, back after a hiatus, which highlights activities, events, culture and history in the local area that you can enjoy!

In this episode, we visited the historic island of Enoshima, which is just a one-hour drive from Camp Zama. Here, among other activities, you can enjoy the scenic beauty of the island, eat delicious food, shop for souvenirs, and pray at the rich and historic Enoshima Shrine.

And be sure to watch to the very end for a humorous behind-the-scenes look at producing the show!

Enjoy the program and stay tuned for future episodes!
189th Infantry Brigade
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189th IN BDE (CATB) observes, coaches, and trains our ARNG and USAR partners to provide trained and ready units to support combatant commander requirements around the world. O/O, conduct Mobilization and Large Scale Mobilization Operations (LSMO) in support of our ARNG and USAR partners to meet combatant commander OPLAN requirements.
Our purpose is to support First Army’s mission to achieve FORSCOM directed readiness and deliver trained and ready NG and RC forces. We accomplish this through partnership with the National Guard and US Army Reserve as FORSCOM’s proponent for the integration of the Army’s Total Force Policy (ATFP) and execution of Mobilization Training Centers (MTC) operations as part of the Army’s LSMO effort.