Video by Petty Officer Second Class Julian Thomas Olivari
From Navy Expeditionary Combat Command
Sailors assigned to Riverine Squadron One conduct a hot extract drill with Royal Netherland Marines during Exercise Bold Alligator 2012, the largest amphibious exercise in the past 10 years. The exercise representing the Navy and Marine Corps’ revitalization of the full range of amphibious operations while focusing on today’s fight with today’s forces, while showcasing the advantages of seabasing. This exercise will take place 30 Jan – 12 Feb, 2012 afloat and ashore in and around Virginia and Camp Lajuene, North Carolina.