U.S. Marines in Iraq, 2003 : combat service support during Operation Iraqi Freedom /

"The story of combat service support during Operation Iraqi Freedom-I is one that could have been easily overlooked by history, except what would have been lost is more than a simple tale of Marines performing exceptionally during a time of war. Lost would have been a recollection of historical...

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Main Author: Mihocko, Melissa D.
Corporate Author: United States. Marine Corps. History Division.
Format: Government Document Book
Published: Washington, D.C. : U.S. Marine Corps, History Division, 2011.
Series:U.S. Marines in the Global War on Terrorism.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Setting the stage for war
  • Arrival in theater
  • Opening days of the war (17-22 March 2003)
  • Battling for An-Nasiriyah and beyond (23-26 March 2003)
  • Northern support areas (27 March-3 April 2003)
  • Taking Baghdad and Tikrit (4-22 April 2003)
  • Security and stabilization operations
  • The special purpose MAGTF
  • Appendix A: Chronology of significant events
  • Appendix B: Command and staff list
  • Appendix C: Unit list
  • Appendix D: Glossary of terms and abbreviations
  • Appendix E: Presidential unit citation
  • Appendix F: Navy unit commendation.