Posts tagged ‘seal team one’

The Navy SEAL Insignia

September 18th, 2009

“The Only Easy Day was Yesterday” – Navy SEAL Slogan SEAL TEAM 1 Insignia Size 300 personnel’s Headquarters Coronado, CA Current Status Active Nickname Devils with green faces, Frogmen Areas of Operation A complete Naval commando Unit working with UDT Clandestine military operations Jungle warfare Central Intelligence Agency’s Special Operations Group (SOG) Rescue Missions Notable […]

Navy SEAL Abbreviations

September 18th, 2009

One of the elite Special Forces in the world, the US Navy SEALs has their own small black book of abbreviations, which can be quite incomprehensible for civilians.  The abbreviations are related to the SEAL programs, courses, type of training, units and platoons, and much more. Here are some of the widely used Navy SEAL […]

Navy SEAL Platoon Training

September 4th, 2009

What makes a US Navy SEAL so fearless, brave, committed, and selfless? The answer lies in the training! SEAL Platoon Training After the successful completion of SQT (SEAL qualification training), the men can rejoice for they get their Tridents but the Navy SEALs training is far from over. The final part of the training is […]

The Navy SEALs were commissioned by President Kennedy. It was his foresight to start a force that could engage in unconventional warfare. Since then there has been no looking back. The Navy SEALs of today are highly proficient and skilled in various tactics of warfare. Here are some of the missions the SEALs started from […]

US Navy SEALs Teams & Units

July 28th, 2009

US Navy SEALs are split into two groups, Group ONE is based on the West Coast at San Diego, CA under the Pacific Command while Group TWO reside on the East Coast at Virginia Beach, VA under the Atlantic Command. Current SEAL Teams include 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8 & 10 with SEAL […]

Responding to President Kennedy’s desire for the Services to develop an Unconventional Warfare (UW) capability, the U.S. Navy established SEAL Teams ONE and TWO in January of 1962. Formed entirely with personnel from Underwater Demolition Teams, the SEALs mission was to conduct counter guerilla warfare and clandestine operations in maritime and riverine environments. SEAL involvement […]

Navy SEALs History Timeline

July 28th, 2009

Here is a summary of US Navy SEALs History Timeline: * Summer 1941: Training began for units referred to as Amphibious Scouts and Raiders. * Spring 1943: The first group of volunteers selected from the Naval Construction Battalions (Seabees). * 1947: The Navy organized its first underwater offensive strike units. * 1950 June – 1953 […]