Amphibious Exercises

Some articles on exercises, exercise, amphibious exercises, amphibious:

Allied Joint Force Command Naples - History
... Some of AFSOUTH's first exercises took place in 1952 ... Exercise Grand Slam was a combined naval exercise held in the Mediterranean Sea between 25 February to 16 March 1952 ... The exercise included allied warships escorting three convoys of supply ships which were subjected to repeated simulated air and submarine attacks, as well as anti-submarine ...
USS Kent County (LST-855) - Service History - 1954–1958
... Returning San Diego on 20 April LST-855 performed amphibious exercises off the West Coast for the remainder of the year ... County made her final WestPac cruise in August 1956 engaging in amphibious exercises with 7th Fleet units, then returning to the United States on 14 May 1957 to conduct amphibious exercises ...
USS Winston (AKA-94) - Service History - Recommissioned Into The Pacific Fleet, 1961–1965
... and missions training South Korean marines in amphibious operations at Pohang ... Amphibious training occupied her time during the summer, and an overhaul at Portland took care of late September, October, and November ... the ship voyaged to Hawaii to take part in amphibious exercises ...
USS Tripoli (LPH-10) - Vietnam Service, 1967-1973 - Third Tour
... she busied herself with a series of amphibious training exercises and a series of "Keystone" operations redeploying Marine Corps units ... She conducted upkeep at Subic Bay between 5 December and 12 December and two amphibious exercises at Zambales on the 13th and 14th ... In the Philippines, minor repairs and more amphibious exercises occupied her until 6 January 1970 ...
USS Traverse County (LST-1160) - Atlantic, Caribbean, and Mediterranean Service
... Massachusetts, where she had completed outfitting, to Naval Amphibious Base Little Creek at Virginia Beach, Virginia ... availability, LST-1160 became an active unit of the United States Atlantic Fleet Amphibious Force ... Between the spring of 1954 and the summer of 1955, she completed seven training exercises to sharpen her skill as an amphibious warfare ship ...

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