Joseph Grealish, ACB-2's commanding officer, 'We make sure we have both the East Coast and West Coast amphibious construction battalions
involved, as well as both active-duty and Reserve component Seabees.
First into the field were the Seabees of Amphibious Construction Battalion
I am a 19-year active-duty Navy Seabee stationed with Amphibious Construction Battalion
(ACB) 1, San Diego," the Walcott, Iowa, native said.
Naval Beach Group One from San Diego, California, with its subordinate Navy Amphibious Construction Battalion
One, its Navy Beachmaster Unit One, and the Army's 24th Transportation Battalion from Fort Eustis, Virginia, which collectively executed the ship-to-shore, in-stream offload actions and constructed the temporary piers and causeways.
Paquette, SC, USN, (Gold Star in Lieu of Fourth Award), Battalion Supply Officer, Amphibious Construction Battalion
One, December 2006 to August 2008.
BM1 Barbara Korpi, assigned to Amphibious Construction Battalion
1, participates in the annual Captain's Cup Ultimate Seabee competition as she runs through a wash rack with a 45-pound sandbag in her backpack.