Welcome Aboard Commander Amphibious Squadron Eight


    Congratulations on your orders to Amphibious Squadron Eight. It gives me great pleasure to welcome you aboard our winning team. PHIBRON EIGHT is the finest of three Amphibious Squadrons assigned to the U.S. Atlantic Fleet. The staff's mission is to lead an Amphibious Ready Group consisting of Amphibious Ships, detachments from an Assault Craft Unit, Naval Beach Group, and Tactical Air Control Squadron. The staff and naval units join with a Marine Expeditionary Unit to form a potent blue-green team capable of fulfilling national tasking throughout the world. Your assignment to the staff speaks to the caliber of your performance. I am sure that you will find your tour on the staff professionally challenging and rewarding.

       Now with orders in hand there are assignments on your orders that must be complete prior to checking in, please make sure you have read your orders in their entirety, so that the check in process is a smooth transition from your prior command.  The command has assigned you a sponsor please keep in good contact with this person, any questions related to the command will be answered by them.  If the command has not assigned you a sponsor as of right now please contact the Command Sponsor coordinators at:   If you have any questions your Sponsor cannot answer please call our Admin Office, or by contacting YNC Fitzpatrick at or PS1 Tindall at . You may also reach the Senior Enlisted Leader at

We are currently working out of the ESG2 Building at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek - Fort Story, Virginia. 

Admin Office: (757) 462-8289

Admin Office DSN: 462-8289