The Battle “E” is awarded annually to ships and crews that present the maximum condition of readiness in their group, and their capability to perform assigned wartime tasks.
Beach Party Team Delta Returns Home from Deployment
CORONADO, Calif. - Members of Beachmaster Unit One (BMU 1) Beach Party Team (BPT) Delta returned to homeport after completing a seven-month deployment with the Makin Island Amphibious Readiness Group (ARG) to the U.S. 5th Fleet and 7th Fleet areas of operation.
USS Makin Island ARG Returns from Deployment
SAN DIEGO - Dock landing ship USS Comstock (LSD 45), returns to homeport Naval Base San Diego following a seven-month deployment to the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of operations, as part of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group (ARG).
Amphibious Squadron 5, 11th MEU Return to US 3rd Fleet
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Approximately 4,500 Sailors and Marines with Amphibious Squadron Five (PHIBRON 5) and the embarked 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) returned to the U.S. 3rd Fleet area of operations following operations in the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet during their Western-Pacific deployment.