#amphibiousoperations

  1. Welcome home, Bataan Amphibious Ready Group

    By Geoff Ziezulewicz Roughly 4,000 sailors and Marines assigned to the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and the embarked 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit returned home this week after an extended, nearly nine-month deployment in Europe and the Middle East. They rode in on the amphibious
  2. Marine task force expands recon role in European operations

    By Todd South As the Marine Corps rebalances its East Coast units to support and focus on operations in Europe , a task force that recently returned from its second deployment shows how the service is finding its niche on the continent . While the Task Force 61/2 connects and coordin
  3. This Underwater Vehicle Was Used by Navy SEALs in Vietnam

    By Carl O. Schuster Shortly after 2:00 a.m. local time on June 4, 1972, just a few miles off the North Vietnamese coast, U.S. Navy Lt. Melvin S. Dry and three naval special warfare personnel departed the USS Grayback (LPSS-574) aboard a Mark VII Swimmer Delivery Vehicle (SDV). Dry