Commander, Task Force 56 [CTF-56]
Commander, Task Force 56 [CTF-56] was tasked during Operation Iraqi Freedom with supporting explosive ordnance disposal, salvage and harbor clearance. Elements of this unit within Iraq are sometimes termed as being part of Special Operations Task Force 56.
Clearing out a channel of derelict vessels and disabling several mine laying ships were major projects during OIF.
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