Military


Southwest Asia

Occupation and Reconstruction Major Combat Operations

Locale

Dates

US Forces

US Order of Battle
NEW DAWN
Iraq 1 Sep 2010
15 Dec 2011
Nomad Shadow
N. Iraq 2007? ongoing?
IRAQI FREEDOM
Major Combat Operations
Occupation / Reconstruction


Iraq


19 Mar 2003
01 May 2003


01 May 2003
31 Aug 2010
Southern Focus Southwest Asia / Iraq Jun 2002 19 Mar 2003
Desert Shift Saudi Arabia Nov 2000 Dec 2003
[none] (air strike)
[none] (cruise missile strike)
[none] (cruise missile strike)
DESERT STRIKE
DESERT THUNDER
DESERT VIPER
DESERT FOX
Iraq 26 Jun 1993
13 Jan 1993
17 Jan 1993
03 Sep 1996
Feb 1998
Nov 1998
16 Dec 1998
13 Jan 1993
17 Jan 1993
26 Jun 1993
04 Sep 1996
16 Dec 1998
Nov 1998
20 Dec 1998
Shining Presence Israel Dec 1998 Dec 1998
Phoenix Scorpion IV
Phoenix Scorpion III
Phoenix Scorpion II
Phoenix Scorpion I
Iraq Dec 1998
Nov 1998
Feb 1998
Nov 1997
Dec 1998
Nov 1998
Feb 1998
Nov 1997
Silent Assurance Saudi Arabia Nov 1997 Nov 1997
Desert Focus Saudi Arabia Nov 1996 ?Nov 2000
Vigilant Warrior
Vigilant Sentinel
Intrinsic Action
Desert Spring
Kuwait Oct 1994
Aug 1995
1 Dec 1995
1 Oct 1999
Nov 1994
15 Feb 1997
1 Oct 1999
present
Iris Gold SW Asia ?? 1993 present
Pacific Haven / Quick Transit Iraq > Guam 15 Sep 1996 16 Dec 1996
Desert Falcon Saudi Arabia 1991 Dec 2003
Maritime Interception Operations Persian Gulf 1991 1 May 2003
Provide Comfort
Provide Comfort II
Northern Watch
Kurdistan 5 Apr 1991
24 July 1991
31 Dec 1996
Dec 1994
31 Dec 1996
17 Mar 2003
42,500
??
1,100
Southern Watch Southwest Asia / Iraq 1991 17 Mar 2003 14,000
Desert Shield
Imminent Thunder
Desert Owl
Proven Force
DESERT STORM
Desert Sting
DESERT SWORD / DESERT SABRE
Positive Force
Desert Calm
Desert Farewell
Southwest Asia 02 Aug 1990
Nov 1990
20 Dec 1990
17 Jan 1991
17 Jan 1991

29 Jan 1991
24 Feb 1991
Summer 1991
01 Mar 1991
01 Jan 1992
17 Jan 1991
Nov 1990
26 Feb 1991
28 Feb 1991
28 Feb 1991

29 Jan 1991
28 Feb 1991
Summer 1991
01 Jan 1992
1992?



550,000





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