Misawa Photos

Sweet success: Molding partnership through mochi making

A Japan Air-Self Defense Force volunteer shapes a rice cake during the annual Mochi Pounding Ceremony at the Japan Air-Self Defense Force facility at Misawa Air Base, Japan, Dec. 15, 2014. Members of the 35th Fighter Wing, Naval Air Facility, Japan Air Self-Defense Force and local community experienced this first hand when they gathered to share in the Japanese tradition of making mochi. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Tong Duong/Released.)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Tong DuongReleased.
VIRIN: 141215-F-LL392-755.JPG
Additional Details

No camera details available.


Read More

This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at https://www.dimoc.mil/resources/limitations, which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.