Volume 4, Issue 1
THE MIGHTY 86th
So far 2008 has been high paced and five man team who was led by SSG Mike Exercise Roguish Buoy this past January.
has sent the 86th all over the northwest and even Canada. A Randall, deployed to Victoria, Canada and participated in The two week exercise focused on refining underwater
light salvage, and underwater construction TTPs. The exercise provided an opportunity of tactical and technical concepts and exercised inter-operability between United
for the States,
Canadian, and Belgium equipment and allowed
dive forces. Our the 86th to fall in
Canadian and rack
hosts provided all the logistical up bottom time. Through daily
support, training, and after action meetings
and a conclusive report, the 86th was advanced techniques, knowledge, and program. Hopefully the exchange of opportunities.
able to provide our allied divers to the north with insight into comparable operating procedures to help improve their dive training and information will continue through future training
During operation Roguish Buoy, a salvage mission was conducted with the help of a BD crane to recover an APC