U.S. Army Special Forces Operational Detachment-Alpha, Soldiers with 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) pose for a group photo after a maritime training exercise near Astoria, Oregon. By practicing combat dives , beach infiltrations, and high-value target extractions, these ODAs will be ready for real-world scenarios requiring a maritime assault force.

 

U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Connor Mendez/Reviewed

 

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