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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

CSIS report on US Force Posture in Asia-Pacific

CSIS report on US Force Posture in Asia-Pacific

CSIS report on US Force Posture in Asia-Pacific with comments from U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124153564/CSIS-report-on-US-Force-Posture-in-Asia-Pacific

CBO: FY 2013 Shipbuilding Report

CBO: FY 2013 Shipbuilding Report

Congressional Budget Office Report on Shipbuilding

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124153268/CBO-FY-2013-Shipbuilding-Report

Alleged Submarine Arsonist

Alleged Submarine Arsonist

July, 23 2012 federal charging documents for suspected U.S.S. Miami arsonist.

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124153017/Alleged-Submarine-Arsonist

USN Ship Naming Report

USN Ship Naming Report

After the Department of the Navy sparked controversy for naming ships after Representative Gabrielle Giffords and labor leader Cesar Chavez Congress required the Department of Defense to create a report on U.S. Navy ship naming conventions.
Here’s is the report, which was released on July, 13 2012.

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124152475/USN-Ship-Naming-Report

Requirements for Command of Surface Ships

Requirements for Command of Surface Ships

June, 29 2012 memo outlining new requirements to command a U.S. Navy surface ship.

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124051384/Requirements-for-Command-of-Surface-Ships

Bold Alligator 2012 Final Report

Bold Alligator 2012 Final Report

Exercise Bold Alligator 2012: 24 May 2012 Final Report (Condensed Version)

https://www.scribd.com/doc/124050204/Bold-Alligator-2012-Final-Report