Military diving
A frogman is someone who is trained in scuba diving or swimming underwater in a tactical capacity which includes combat. Such personnel are also known by the more formal names of combat diver, or comb...
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Military diving
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Underwater warfare
Underwater warfare is one of the three operational areas of naval warfare, the others being surface warfare and air warfare. It refers to combat conducted underwater such as:
Underwater Demolition Team
The Underwater Demolition Teams (UDT) were an elite special-purpose force established by the United States Navy during World War II. They also served during the Korean War and the Vietnam War. Their p...
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Clearance diver
A clearance diver was originally a specialist naval diver who used explosives underwater to remove obstructions to make harbours and shipping channels safe to navigate, but later the term "clearance d...
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Rebreather
A rebreather is a breathing apparatus that absorbs the carbon dioxide of a user's exhaled breath to permit the rebreathing (recycling) of the substantially unused oxygen content of each breath. Oxygen...
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Dry suit
A dry suit or drysuit provides thermal insulation or passive thermal protection to the wearer while immersed in water, and is worn by divers, boaters, water sports enthusiasts, and others who work or ...
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Underwater firearms
An underwater firearm is a firearm specially designed for use in an underwater environment. They are found in the arms inventories of many nations. A common feature of underwater firearms or needlegun...
Combat sidestroke
Combat side stroke or CSS is a variation of the side stroke that was developed by and taught to the United States Navy SEALs.The Combat Swimmer Stroke is a relaxing and very efficient swim stroke that...
Anti-frogman techniques
Anti-frogman techniques are security methods developed to protect watercraft, ports and installations, and other sensitive resources both in or nearby vulnerable waterways from potential threats or in...
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British commando frogmen
Britain's commando frogman force is now the Special Boat Service (SBS), whose members are drawn largely from the Royal Marines. They perform various operations on land as well as in the water. Until t...
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Canadian armed forces divers
Canadian Forces diving is performed by units of the maritime, land, and air environmental commands (ECs), the Experimental Diving and Undersea Group (EDU Grp), and Special Operations Forces (SOF). Div...
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Clearance Diving Team (RAN)
The Clearance Diving Teams (CDT) of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) frogmen: they consist of naval personnel who are qualified in diving, demolitions, underwater repairs, and reconnaissance. They fulf...
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Danish Frogman Corps
The Danish Frogman Corps (Danish: Frømandskorpset) is an elite commando frogman corps of the Royal Danish Navy.
This corps was set up on June 17, 1957 based on the model of the British SBS. In...
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French commando frogmen
France has a large commando frogman tradition. Jacques-Yves Cousteau was a naval officer in World War II and helped to set up France's commando frogmen. France further developed the role of commando f...
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GRUMEC
The Combat Divers Group (Portuguese: Grupamento de Mergulhadores de Combate), abbreviated to GRUMEC, is a special forces unit of the Brazilian Navy.The GRUMEC was created in 1974 and is subordinate to...
German commando frogmen
Germany's postwar commando frogman force are called the Kampfschwimmer ("Combat Swimmers") or Verwendungsgruppe 3402 (Usage Group 3402). They are the only special-purpose force of the German Navy. The...
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Italian commando frogmen
COMSUBIN (Comando Raggruppamento Subacquei e Incursori Teseo Tesei; Teseo Tesei Diver and Raider Command Group) is the elite commando frogman force and one of the Italian special forces.Italy was the ...
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KOPASKA
Kopaska or Komando Pasukan Katak is the premier frogman and underwater demolition unit of the Indonesian Navy. The Unit's motto is "Tan Hana Wighna Tan Sirna" ("There is no obstacle that cannot be def...
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Minedykkerkommandoen
Minedykkerkommandoen (The Mine Diver Command) is Norway's clearance diver group. It is a branch of the Royal Norwegian Navy specializing in explosive ordnance disposal. MDK is subordinate to Minekrigs...
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Minentaucher
Minentaucher (Mine Clearance Divers) are particularly trained military divers of the German Navy. Their operational areas are:Mine Clearance Divers are highly qualified specialists, who are stationed ...
Lebanese Navy SEALs Regiment
The Marine Commandos (Arabic: مغاوير البحر Maghāwīr al Baħr‎ = "marine commandos"/"commandos of the sea"; singular مَغْوَار maghwār = Levantine Arabic "commando", from غَارَ ghāra = "he inva...
Lebanese Navy SEALs Regiment - Wikipedia
PASKAL
The Royal Malaysian Navy's Pasukan Khas Laut (English: Naval Special Warfare Forces), commonly abbreviated PASKAL, are the RMN's principal special operations force, that conducts special operation...
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Royal Thai Navy SEALs
The Underwater Demolition Assault Unit (UDAU) of the Royal Thai Navy (Thai: หน่วยทำลายใต้น้ำจู่โจม) is a 144-man special operations force within the Military of Thailand. The unit is colloquially ...
Royal Thai Navy SEALs - Wikipedia
Russian commando frogmen
Russian Marine Commando (informally called "frogmen" in civilian media), are a Russian Naval Spetsnaz unit under operational subordination to the Main Intelligence Directorate (GRU).According to high ...
Shayetet 13
Shayetet 13 (Hebrew: שייטת 13‎, lit. Flotilla 13) is the naval special forces unit of the Israeli Navy, one of the primary special operations units of the Israel Defense Forces. S'13 specializes...
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Special Boat Service
The Special Boat Service (SBS) is the special forces unit of the Naval Service of the United Kingdom. Together with the Special Air Service, Special Reconnaissance Regiment and the Special Forces Supp...
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USA armed forces divers
The USA has these types of frogmen and other armed forces divers:
USA armed forces divers - Wikipedia