The ocean is calm, the horizon tranquil, the beach......empty. Then, in an instant, a massive force of landing craft, LST's ,boats and helicopters appear from over the horizon, bringing troops, tanks, trucks, supplies, and other equipment to the beachhead at an unbelievable speed....
Meet the Amphibious Forces.
The Gator Navy are truly unique and specialized. They're always on call and ready at a moment's notice to provide forward presence, crisis response, power projection, special operations, evacuations, humanitarian operations and disaster relief.
They are the first on the Beach and the last ones off.*
*this introduction is from the U.S.Navy
The Rules and Regs
The rules are easy.
1) Any ship used in Amphibious Warfare is allowed.
2) No specific time period.
3) Higgins boats, AAVP, Amtracs,LPH, Amphibious Command Ships,etc. allowed.
5)All builds may not start before Feb.1, 2009 and MUST be done by Oct.1, 2009.
6)Multiple builds encouraged, but at least 1 build must be done to receive the Campaign Ribbon.
7)At least one good, clear, photo be posted in the campaign gallery for Campaign ribbon.
8)Most importantly, have fun!
All participants completeing at least one entry and posting image(s) in the official campaign gallery will recieve a campaign ribbon to display in their KitMaker profile.