An expedition is a military operation conducted by an armed force to accomplish a specific objective in a foreign country. Thanks to the blessings of geography, good neighbors, and domestic tranquility, the United States armed forces are largely predisposed toward expeditionary operations. Our team always prefers away games. Each member of the team contributes complementary capabilities that allow U.S. joint forces to conduct a variety of expeditionary missions across the range of military operations.
Fast, Austere, Lethal: Marine Core Values
The Marine Corps, despite six years of prolonged operations ashore, has not forgotten—nor forsaken—its expeditionary ethos.
By Lieutenant General George J. Flynn, U.S. Marine Corps<p>