Bartlett and Sweetman do an admirable job of detailing these events, particularly in shedding light on the organization and operations of the Confederate Marines as well as the many amphibious operations
conducted by the US Marine Corps across the globe during the nineteenth century.
Donald Stoker illuminates the hundreds of Soviet amphibious operations
in the Black Sea.
In future amphibious operations
, there may still be a place for the mortar boats--of course, brought up to the level of current technology.
It can transport 12 troops plus a driver and is capable of amphibious operation
, extended cross-country travel over rough terrain and high-speed operation on improved roads and highways.
The exercise was designed to assess the NZDF's ability to conduct a joint amphibious operation
alongside a range of multinational partners.
Weseriibung was the first airborne and first amphibious operation
of the European war and occupied the center of the World War II stage until displaced later in 1940 by events on the Western Front.
D-Day, June 6, 1944, when Allied forces undertook a massive invasion of the German-occupied coast of Normandy, France, was the biggest amphibious operation
In attempting to avoid a rerun of the Somme, Churchill had unwittingly recreated Gallipoli - an under-resourced, highly risky amphibious operation
with vastly over-optimistic aims.
During its present assignment to the Naval Amphibious Command (Little Creek, VA), the Swift has been used to test operations with special-ops mini-subs and VTOL UAVs, plus test loading of the tanks, trucks, other vehicles and weapons needed in an amphibious operation
, and the multiple small boats employed in mine warfare.
In the days following the largest amphibious operation
in military history, the troops had little time to relax - the images show one soldier eating a makeshift meal on top of artillery shells.
To add to the complexity of mounting an amphibious operation
, the German armed forces had no amphibious doctrine.
The Coral Sea action resulted from a Japanese amphibious operation
intended to capture Port Moresby, located on New Guinea's southeastern coast.