Legendary Forces

Barnard, Richard C.
March 2006
Sea Power;Mar2006, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p4
The article focuses on the initiatives of the Department of Defense of the U.S. government to recruit additional soldiers. The author noted that the Pentagon aims on the need for more sailors to share more of the load with Marine Corps and Army units bearing the brunt of the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. He pointed out on the Navy that is re-creating its Riverine capability and will relieve the Marines in Djibouti and Guantanamo Bay.


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