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Commander's Vision and Guidance for U.S. Fleet Forces

Commander’s Vision and Guidance for U.S. Fleet Forces

New U.S. Fleet Forces commander, Adm. Bill Gortney, has released this new guidance for how the command will operate.

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124211302/Commander-s-Vision-and-Guidance-for-U-S-Fleet-Forces

Harvey 6

Harvey 6

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124165302/Harvey-6

Harvey 5

Harvey 5

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124165101/Harvey-5

Fleet Forces

Fleet Forces

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124164826/Fleet-Forces

Harvey #3

Harvey #3

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124164611/Harvey-3

Harvey #2

Harvey #2

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124155062/Harvey-2

Harvey Letter #1

Harvey Letter #1

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124154870/Harvey-Letter-1

Council on Foreign Relations Report: Trends in U.S. Military Spending

Council on Foreign Relations Report: Trends in U.S. Military Spending

From the report Aug, 22 2012: Military budgets are only one gauge of military power. A given financial commitment may be adequate or inadequate depending on the number and capability of a nation’s adversaries, how well it spends its investment, and what it seeks to accomplish, among other factors.

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124154427/Council-on-Foreign-Relations-Report-Trends-in-U-S-Military-Spending

Ellis Group: U.S. AMPHIBIOUS FORCES: INDISPENSIBLE ELEMENTS OF AMERICAN SEAPOWER

Ellis Group: U.S. AMPHIBIOUS FORCES: INDISPENSIBLE ELEMENTS OF AMERICAN SEAPOWER

The U.S. Marine Corps is currently evaluating how the service employs amphibious forces. After more than a decade of static land conflict, the Marines are refocusing their efforts to the sea. As part of the effort Marine leadership stood up The Ellis Group in 2011. The group is charged with tuning amphibious doctrine to a very different threat environment than the Marines had in 2001.

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124153939/Ellis-Group-U-S-AMPHIBIOUS-FORCES-INDISPENSIBLE-ELEMENTS-OF-AMERICAN-SEAPOWER