Naval Air Facility Atsugi Logo Commander, Navy Region Japan  |  Naval Air Facility Atsugi
Commander, Navy Installations Command
  Find Your Region or Installation

8th Annual Tomodachi Bowl


03/11/19 01:00 PM

Atsugi, Japan, March 10, 2019 - Mr. Taro Aso, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Japan tosses the inaugural coin as Capt. Lloyd B. Mack, commanding officer of Naval Air Facility Atsugi, watches on before the kick off of the 8th Annual U.S. v. Japan Tomodachi Bowl. The Tomodachi Bowl is an annual event held in remembrance of Operation Tomodachi, the name given to the combined relief efforts of the U.S. and Japan in the wake of the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Team USA won the contest 23-3. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Olivier Clement/Released)