Makin Atoll Raid: The first submarine commando raid in history

Almost 80 years ago, U.S. special operations forces conducted the first-ever submarine-born commando raid. On August 17, 1942, Marine Raiders exited two submarines and took the fight to the Japanese at Makin Atoll. Although the operation produced mixed results, the raid still informs special operations doctrine to this day.   America Strikes Back Following the […] The post Makin Atoll Raid: The first submarine commando raid in history appeared first on Sandboxx.

Makin Atoll Raid: The first submarine commando raid in history

Almost 80 years ago, U.S. special operations forces conducted the first-ever submarine-born commando raid. On August 17, 1942, Marine Raiders exited two submarines and took the fight to the Japanese at Makin Atoll. Although the operation produced mixed results, the raid still informs special operations doctrine to this day.   America Strikes Back Following the […]

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