Accession Number:

ADA359694

Title:

SPEC FI: The United States Marine Corps and Special Operations.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

111.0

Abstract:

This tradition has continued to the present day with the current Marine Expeditionary Unit Special Operations Capable. The purpose of this thesis is first to assess Marine Corps hybrid operations in specific historical cases in order to rate the Marine Corps historical performance in such roles. Secondly, the thesis will provide an assessment of the current MEUSOC program, with emphasis placed on its relevance in current and future operations, as well as deconfliction with established Special Operations Forces SOF that fall under the auspices of the United States Special Operations Command USSOCOM.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE