Nov. 16, 2022

Naval Special Warfare Strengthens Program for Former Candidates

Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Center, responsible for preparing the next generation of elite maritime special operations commandos, is reinforcing and improving policies and processes for its Phoenix Division, a special department within the command

Nov. 10, 2022

Malabar 2022

Malabar 2022 enhances interoperability between Australian, Indian, Japanese and U.S. maritime forces, strengthening the critical partnerships, and demonstrates U.S. naval presence in the Indo-Pacific region.

Nov. 10, 2022

A Legacy of Command: Navy SEAL Father-Son Duos Celebrate Special Boat Te...

A family tradition of service was on full display at the recent Special Boat Team 22 (SBT-22) change of command ceremony onboard Stennis Space Center in Mississippi on Oct. 28. Cmdr. Jerry Weers relieved Cmdr. Brad Schoultz as the commanding officer

Nov. 3, 2022

From Salt and Sand: 60 Years of Navy SEALs

SEAL Team 1 welcomed frogmen of the past and present to celebrate 60 years of rich SEAL history in a ceremony at Silver Strand Training Complex on Oct. 29.

Oct. 27, 2022

Naval Special Warfare Group 1 Medical Supply Program Manager Receives Do...

Retired Chief Storekeeper Steven Elliott received the 2022 Department of Defense (DoD) Outstanding Employee/Service Member Annual Disability Award for his work as Naval Special Warfare Group (NSWG) 1’s medical supply program manager.

Oct. 27, 2022

Joint Civilian Orientation Conference 93 Visits Naval Special Warfare Sa...

Forty business and community leaders visited Naval Special Warfare Group (NSWG) 1 at the Silver Strand Training Complex in Coronado, Calif., on Oct. 27 for an immersive tour of Naval Special Warfare as part of the Joint Civilian Orientation

Oct. 19, 2022

The Pursuit of Diversity in Naval Special Warfare

Naval Special Warfare has been the nation’s premier maritime special operations force for 60 years—with a legacy dating to World War II—and to maintain that title, NSW leadership believes fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion is a critical

Aug. 19, 2022

Naval Special Warfare Command Holds Change of Command Ceremony

Rear Adm. Keith B. Davids relieved Rear Adm. H.W. Howard III as commander, Naval Special Warfare Command during a change of command ceremony at Naval Amphibious Base, Coronado, Aug. 19.

July 20, 2022

Naval Special Warfare Pivots to New Deploy-for-Purpose Model

Earlier this summer, West-Coast based SEAL Team platoons used the Deploy-for-Purpose model to innovate simultaneously with new equipment and tactics to meet new threats and expand the United States’ national advantage in strategic competition.

July 1, 2022

NSW Hosts San Diego Padres Alumni Softball Game

CORONADO, Calif. -- Naval Special Warfare Command hosted a softball game featuring San Diego Padres’ alumni, Navy SEALs, Naval Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewman, and combat support personnel at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado June 30.

April 28, 2022

TCC-1 Changes Command

Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Tactical Communications Command (TCC) 1 held a change of command ceremony April 28.

April 22, 2022

Naval Special Warfare Command, Naval Personnel Command Visit NROTC Atlan...

Rear Adm. H.W. Howard, III, commander, Naval Special Warfare Command (NSWC) and Rear Adm. Alvin Holsey, Navy Personnel Command (NPC), visited Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) Atlanta Consortium units, Mar. 22 at Morehouse College in

March 17, 2022

Looking to the Past: SEAL Team 7 Celebrates 20 Year Legacy

SEAL Team 7 celebrated their 20th anniversary at the Silver Strand Training Complex, March 17.

Feb. 15, 2022

Naval Special Warfare Medical Officer Recognized as Navy Physician Assis...

CORONADO, Calif. - Lt. Cmdr. Joe Kaleiohi was selected as the 2021 Navy Medicine’s Physician Assistant of the Year for his contributions as the deputy senior medical officer at Naval Special Warfare Group (NSWG) 1.

Nov. 23, 2021

Alaskan Native Solomon Atkinson: Family Man, Patriot and Countryman

SAN DIEGO – Alaskan Native Solomon Atkinson led an extraordinary life. He left his community and his career as a commercial fisherman to serve 22 years in the military and become one of the first U.S. Navy SEALs. A husband, father, mayor, veterans

Oct. 22, 2021

Vietnam-era Frogman receives Purple Heart

CORONADO, Calif. – For 51 years, Engineman 2nd Class (SEAL) Ray Smith Jr. has carried the memories of a mission in Vietnam on June 12, 1970. On October 7, 2021, Smith gained something new to remember his time serving on distant shores as a SEAL: a

July 26, 2021

Naval Special Warfare Center holds Change of Command Ceremony

CORONADO, Calif. – Capt. Bartley Randall, commodore, Naval Special Warfare Center (NSWCEN), was relieved by Capt. Brian Drechsler in a change of command ceremony onboard Naval Amphibious Base Coronado, July 23.

April 30, 2021

Two Medals of Honor, four generations of Navy SEALs at Class 342 graduation

CORONADO, Calif. - Thirty Navy SEAL candidates earned their Tridents during a graduation joined by extraordinary guests onboard Naval Amphibious Base Coronado, April 30, 2021.

April 1, 2021

MCPON Visits With Naval Special Warfare Command

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Russell Smith traveled to Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Command as part of a visit to the San Diego region, Mar. 31.

Nov. 18, 2019

Retired SEALs, NSW Personnel Team Up for Tough Trek, Find Strength in "T...

A small tactical outfit of eight set out on the cold, early morning of November 8th, with more than 110 miles to travel in the next 30 hours. Naval Special Warfare personnel, including Special Operators, support personnel and retired SEALs took off

Oct. 14, 2015

Legalman promoted to honorary chief petty officer at NSW pinning ceremony

SAN DIEGO - Aundra Howard sat in the first of 12 long rows of folding chairs, his Navy uniform meticulously pressed, family members sitting on his left and right. Among the hu...