Shaping UK’s amphibious capability

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Insights from Colonel Totten, Programme Director, Future Amphibious Force, Royal Marines.

USS Makin Island Hosts African American/Black History ...

USS Makin Island Hosts African American/Black History Month Observance

Amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) held an African American/Black History Month observance on the ...

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USS Makin Island Performs Well on Sea Trials

The crew of the US Navy’s Wasp-class amphibious assault ship, USS Makin Island (LHD 8) went out to sea to ...

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Change of Command Ceremony Aboard USS Makin Island

Change of Command Ceremony Aboard USS Makin Island

With the traditional reading of official orders, exchange of salutes and the words “I relieve you sir,” ...

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USS Makin Island Receives First Battle Efficiency Award

USS Makin Island Receives First Battle Efficiency Award

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) was named a recipient of the 2012 Battle Efficiency (Battle ...

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USS Makin Island Sailors Celebrate Presidents Day

A group of 15 Sailors from the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) joined students from Oak Park ...

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USS Makin Island Sailors Start “Biggest ...

USS Makin Island Sailors Start 'Biggest Loser' Competition

Sailors assigned to amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) began a “Biggest Loser” ...

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Leadership of USS Makin Island Stresses Responsible ...

As Sailors and their families get ready for the upcoming holiday season, the leadership of the amphibious assault ...

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USS Makin Island Hosts ‘Leaders to Sea’ Program

A group of eight leaders in business and industry from the Southern California area got underway with the crew of ...

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USS Makin Island Sailors, Marines Perform Community ...

A group of 36 Sailors and Marines serving aboard amphibious assault Ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) helped to restore ...

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USS Makin Island Sailors, Marines Visit ...

Sixteen Sailors and Marines from USS Makin Island (LHD 8), along with a few Coast Guardsmen from the high endurance ...

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USA: Makin Island Crewmen Attend American Legion Luncheon

A group of 150 Sailors and Marines from the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit serving aboard amphibious ...

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USS Makin Island Arrives in San Francisco

USS Makin Island Arrives in San Francisco

More than 1,800 Sailors and Marines from the embarked 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) serving aboard the ...

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Deputy Secretary of Defense, SECNAV Visit USS Makin Island

Deputy Secretary of Defense, SECNAV Visit USS Makin Island

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter and Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus met with several flag and general ...

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USS Makin Island Sailors Advanced to Chief Petty Officer

USS Makin Island Sailors Advanced to Chief Petty Officer

21 Sailors were advanced to the rank of chief petty officer (CPO) during a CPO pinning ceremony held on board the ...

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Midshipmen from U.S. Naval Academy Get Underway with ...

Midshipmen from U.S. Naval Academy Get Underway with USS Makin Island

A group of 54 Midshipmen from the U.S. Naval Academy got underway with the crew of the amphibious assault ship USS ...

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USS Makin Island Welcomes Joint Civilian Orientation ...

USS Makin Island Welcomes Joint Civilian Orientation Conference Participants

A group of 38 civilian leaders in education, business, industry and local governments from across the country ...

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Makin Island ARG Returns to San Diego, USA

Sailors assigned to the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) returned to their homeport of San Diego June 22 ...

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Sailors, Mariners from USS Makin Island Remember Battle ...

  Sailors and Marines deployed aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) joined together on ...

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USS Makin Island Crew Members Volunteer in Hong Kong

A group of Sailors and Marines from USS Makin Island (LHD 8) and the embarked 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) ...

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USS Makin Island Visits Hong Kong

USS Makin Island Visits Hong Kong

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), along with the embarked 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), ...

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USS Makin Island Underway Following Four-Day Port Visit ...

USS Makin Island Underway Following Four-Day Port Visit to Sepangar

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) is underway following a four-day port visit to Sepangar, ...

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