Japanese Commander visits Guam

by Naval Base Guam
U.S. Navy

SANTA RITA, Guam (March 8, 2018)-- Capt. Hans Sholley, U.S. Naval Base Guam commanding officer met with Commander Kazutero Hiranu, commanding officer of Japanese vessel JS Fuyuzuki (DD18) at U.S. Naval Base Guam Headquarters March 7 to exchange greetings and talk history during their scheduled port visit.

Sholley presented Hiranu with a command coin and invited him back; Hiranu also gifted Sholley a baseball cap with a depiction of their ship as a token of gratitude for the warm welcome displayed at the conclusion of a group sail led by Commander, Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15.

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