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The US Marine Corps in the US Navy Capstone Strategies and Concepts (1970–2010)

Peter M. Swartz
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Overview

  • Significant USMC influence on USN capstone documents dates from Sea Plan 2000 (1978)
  • CMC co-signature dates from The Amphibious Warfare Strategy (1985) and The Way Ahead (1991)
  • Heavy USMC influence on USN capstone documents in early 1990s
  •  Less USMC influence on USN capstone documents in mid-late 1990s
  •  Since 2002, USMC influence on USN capstone documents has been routine (except for Navy Strategic Plans)
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CNA Historical Paper Series
CNA publishes documents in its Historical Paper Series to highlight previously unpublished works with historical perspectives that may be of use to current and future researchers. The content of this paper is current through its initial writing in 2009. It is presented in its original format.

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Details

  • Pages: 82
  • Document Number: DIM-2019-U-022387-1Rev
  • Publication Date: 8/6/2021
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