U.S. Coast Guard Capt. Tyson Scofield, commanding officer of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Waesche (WMSL-751), center, talks to members of the Japan Coast Guard during a ship tour aboard the Waesche, in Maizuru, Japan, June 5, 2024. Capt. Scofield guided leaders from the Japan Coast Guard through the ship, highlighting its capabilities and mission sets. The U.S. Coast Guard has operated in the Indo-Pacific for more than 150 years, and the service is increasing efforts through targeted patrols with our National Security Cutters, Fast Response Cutters and other activities in support of Coast Guard missions to enhance our partnership. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Elijah Murphy)

Photo by: Cpl. Elijah Murphy |  VIRIN: 240605-M-BI567-1055.JPG