13 relations: Eastney Barracks, Invasion of Normandy, Landing craft, Ministry of Defence (United Kingdom), Poole, RAF Hamworthy, RM Tamar, Royal Air Force, Royal Marines, Royal Navy, Special Boat Service, 1 Assault Group Royal Marines, 148 (Meiktila) Battery Royal Artillery.
Eastney Barracks was a military installation occupied by the Royal Marines and located at Eastney near Portsmouth.
The Western Allies of World War II launched the largest amphibious invasion in history when they assaulted Normandy, located on the northern coast of France, on 6 June 1944.
Landing craft are small and medium seagoing vessels such as boats, and barges, used to convey a landing force (infantry and vehicles) from the sea to the shore during an amphibious assault.
The Ministry of Defence (MoD or MOD) is the British government department responsible for implementing the defence policy set by Her Majesty's Government and is the headquarters of the British Armed Forces.
Poole is a large coastal town and seaport in the county of Dorset, on the south coast of England.
Royal Air Force Hamworthy or more simply RAF Hamworthy is a former Royal Air Force Coastal Command seaplane base at Poole Harbour in Dorset, England which was operational between 1939 and 1948.
Royal Marines Tamar is a Royal Marines military installation specialising in landing craft training and operations located on the northern bank of Weston Mill Lake at the north end of HMNB Devonport at Plymouth in Devon.
The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.
The Corps of Royal Marines (RM) is the amphibious light infantry of the Royal Navy.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
The Special Boat Service (SBS) is the special forces unit of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy.
1 Assault Group Royal Marines (1AGRM) provides the Royal Marines expertise and training in small boat operations, both amphibious and riverine.
148 (Meiktila) Commando Forward Observation Battery is a specialist Naval Gunfire Support Forward Observation (NGSFO) unit within 29 Commando Regiment Royal Artillery of 3 Commando Brigade Royal Marines.