Services, JSDF unite during relief efforts in Operation Tomadachi
Army Sgt. Joel Rodriguez, right, generator technician, and Capt. Adan Maldonado, middle, liaison officer to Japan Ground Self-Defense Force 5th Brigade, both with Joint Support Force Japan, work with a JGSDF member to move debris in Ishinomaki, Japan, April 1. The Logistics Combat Element, 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade (Forward), led the U.S. forces participating in the cleanup which focused on preparing the school to reopen in the coming months.