Naval Special Warfare Command is established at Naval Amphibious Base, Coronado, CA. it is the naval component to the U.S. Special Operations Command.
Established as a “man, train and equip” organization. Naval Special Warfare Command went about developing special operations capabilities, interoperability between its services, and preparing for future threats.
In nearly a decade that followed, Naval Special Warfare forces participated in every major military operation the U.S. conducted, carried out hostage rescues, and supported humanitarian operations.