MARINE WARS AND EXPEDITIONS

1775 / 1850 / 1900 /1920 / 1940 / 1960 / 1997

Opération
Dates
1

Révolutionary war

19 Apv 1775-18

Nov 1783

2

Quasi-war with France

1798-1800

3

Caribbean pirates campaign

1798-1826

4

Barbary wars

14 May1801

4 Jun 1805

5

Leopard-Chesapeake affair

22 Jun 1807

6

West african anti-slavery patrol

1808-1861

7

Battle of 12 miles swamp, florida

11 Sept 1812

8

War of 1812

1812-1815

9

Nukahiva, Marquesas

Dec 1813

10

Seringapatam Mutiny, Nukahiva

7 may 1814

11

Gamble's landing, Marquesas

1814

12

Barataria, Louisiana

16 Sept 1814

13

Second barbary war

3 Mar-9 Aug 1815

14

Mexican gulf pirates campaign

1815-1819

15

Aegean pirates campaign

1822-1827

16

Falkland islands

28 Dec1831

22 Jan 1832

17

Quallah Batoo, Sumatra

6-9 Feb 1832

18

Buenos Aires, Argentina

31 Oct-15 Nov 1833

19

Callao & Lima, Peru

10 Dec1834

24 Jan 1835

20

Potomac mutiny, Puerto Mahon

1836

21

Florida war

1836-1842

22

Quallah Batoo, Sumatra

25 Dec 1838

23

Mukee, Sumatra

1 Jan 1839

24

Monterey, California

Jun 1840

25

Mololo, Fiji

12-27 Dec 1840

26

Upola, Samoa

24 Feb 1841

27

Drummond I, South Pacific

6-8 Apr 1841

28

Monterey, California

19 Oct 1842

29

Montevideo , Uruguay

29 Sept 1844

30

War with Mexico

1846-1848

31

Buenos Aires, Argentina

3-12 Feb 1852

32

Buenos Aires, Argentina

17 Sept 1852

15 Apr 1853

33

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

11-13 Mar 1853

34

Perry's expedition to Japan

1853-1854

35

Shanghai, China

4 Apr 1854

36

Tumai, Ryukyu island

6-7 Jul 1854

37

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

2-15 Jul 1854

38

Naha, Okinawa

17 Nov 1854

39

Shanghai, China

19-21 May 1855

40

Ty-Ho bay, Hong Kong

4 Aug 1855

41

Ovolou, Fiji

28-30 Sept 1855

42

Motevideo, Uruguay

25-30 Nov 1855

43

Indian battle, Seattle

26 jan 1856

44

Panama

20 Sept 1856

45

Barrier forts, Canton, China

16-23 Nov 1856

46

Arrest of William Walker

8 Dec 1857

47

Waya, Fiji

6-10 Oct 1858

48

Motevideo, Uruguay

2-27 Jan 1858

49

Paraguay expedition

17 Oct 1858

Feb 1859

50

Peiho, China

25 Juin 1859

51

Shanghai, China

31 Jul-2 Aug 1859

52

John Brown's raid

18 Oct 1859

53

Kisembo, Angola

1-4 Mar 1860

54

Panama

27 Jul-8 oct 1860

55

Civil War

12 Apr 1861

Jun 1865

56

Wyoming at Shimonoseki

16 Jul 1863

57

New Chwang, China

20 Jun-14 Jul 1866

58

Taka, Formosa

13 Jun 1867

59

Osaka, Japan

4-8 Feb 1868

60

Montevideo, Uruguay

7-27 Feb 1868

61

Yokohama, Japan

4 Apr-12 May 1868

62

Yokohama, Japan

12-13 Jul 1868

63

Boca Tecagua, Mexico

17-18 Jun 1868

64

Khang forts, Korea

10-12 Jun 1871

65

Panama

7-12 May 1873

66

Panama

23 Sept-9 Oct 1873

67

Honolulu, Hawaii

12-20 Feb 1874

68

Alexandria, Egypt

10 Jun-29 Aug 1882

69

Panama

18-19 Jan 1885

70

Panama

16 Mar-25 May 1885

71

Seoul, Korea

19-30 Jun 1888

72

Apia, Samoa

14 Nov 1888

30 Mar 1889

73

Honolulu, Hawaii

30-31 Jul 1889

74

Buenos Aires, Argentina

15-30 Jul 1890

75

Valparaiso, Chile

28-30 Aug 1891

76

Novossa Island, East Indies

2-20 Jun 1891

77

Honolulu, Hawaii

16 Jun-1 Apr 1893

78

Seoul, Korea

24 Jul 1894

3 Apr 1896

79

Chefoo & Taku, China

4 Dec 1894

10 May 1895

80

Bluefields, Nicaragua

6 Jul-7 Aug 1894

81

Panama

8-9Mar 1895

82

Corinto, Nicaragua

2-4 May 1896

83

Bluefields, Nicaragua

7-8 Feb 1898

84

Spanish-American war

21 Apr-13 Aug 1898

85

Tientsin & Peking, China

4 Nov 1898

15 Mar 1899

86

Philippine insurrection

30 Jun 1898

4 Jul 1902

87

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

24-28 Feb 1899

88

Samoa campaign

13 Mar-14 May 1899

89

Boxer rebellion

24 May-28 Sept 1900

90

Panama

24 Nov-4 Dec 1901

91

Panama

16-22 Apr 1902

92

Panama

17 Sept-18 Nov 1902

93

Puerto Cortez, Honduras

28 Feb-10 Apr 1903

94

Santo Domingo

1-19 Apr 1903

95

Beirut, Syria

7-12 Sept 1903

96

Panama

3 Nov 1903

21 Jun 1914

97

Abyssinian mission

21 Nov 1903

18 Jan 1904

98

Puerto Playa, Santo Domingo

3 Jan-11 Feb 1904

99

Tangier, Marocco

30 May-26 Jun 1904

100

Seoul, Korea

5 Jan 1904

26 Jun 1904

101

Cuban pacification campaign

13 Sept 1906

23 Jun 1909

102

Pureto Cortez, Honduras

28 Apr-23 May 1909

103

Corinto, Nicaragua

22 Feb 1910

104

Bluefields, Nicaragua

19 May-4 Sept 1910

105

Philippine Moro war

1911

106

Shanghai, China

10 Oct 1911

19 Jan 1914

107

Cuban electoral disorders

8 Jun-5 Aug 1912

108

First Nicaraguan campaign

17 Aug 1912

9 Jun 1913

109

Shanghai, China

24-30 Aug 1912

110

Shanghai, China

28-29 Jul 1913

111

Shanghai, China

14-17 Aug 1913

112

Estero Clovis, Mexico

6-7 Sept 1913

113

Port-au-Prince, Haiti

29 Jan-2 Feb 1914

114

Vera Cruz expedition

21 Apr-23 Nov 1914

115

Haitian campaign

27 Jul 1915

15 Aug 1934

116

Dominican campaign

5 May 1916

15 Feb 1922

117

Cuban electoral disorders

1 Mar-11 Apr 1917

118

World War I

7 Apr 1917

11 Nov 1918

119

Cuban occupation

24 Oct 1917

15 Feb 1922

120

Siberian expedition

29 Jan 1918

24 Aug 1922

121

Panama

30 Aug-15 Sept 1921

122

Nicaragua

25 Jan-11 Feb 1922

123

Taku & Shanghai, China

5-11 May 1922

124

Canton, China

20 Jan 1924

125

Honduras

28 Feb-13 Mar 1924

126

Honduras

7-15 Sept 1924

127

Tientsin, China

6 Oct 1924

8 Feb 1925

128

Shanghai, China

15 Jan-9 Feb 1925

129

Honduras

20-21 Apr 1925

130

Shanghai, China

9 Jun-29 Aug 1925

131

Tientsin, China

9 Nov 1925

9 Jun 1926

132

Shanghai, China

30 Dec 1925

12 Mar 1926

133

Shanghai, China

12 Nov 1926

1 Dec 1941

134

Second Nicaraguan campaign

6 Jan 1927

3 Jan 1933

135

Occupation of Iceland

7 Jul 1941-Mar 1942

136

World War II

7 Dec 1941

2 Sept 1945

137

Occupation of North China

30 Sept 1945

26 May 1949

138

Palestine security details

1948

139

Korean war

27 Jun 1950

27 Jul 1953

140

Alexandria, Egypt

1-2 Nov 1956

141

Lebanon operation

15 Jul-30Sept 1958

142

Congo UN mission support

1960

143

Congo evacuation mission

1-8 Feb 1961

144

Thailand

16 May-10 Aug 1962

145

Cuban missile crisis

24 Oct-31 Dec 1962

146

Vietnam war

15 Mar 1962

28 Jan 1973

147

Dominican peacekeeping

28 Apr 1965

6 Jan 1966

148

Cyprus evacuation

Jul 1974

149

evacuation of Phnom Penh

3-12 Apr 1975

150

Evacuation of Saigon

28-29 Apr 1975

151

Mayaguez operation

12-15 May 1975

152

Iranian rescue mission

24-25 Apr 1980

153

Beirut evacuation

17-24 Jun 1982

154

Beirut evacuation

15 Aug-10 Sept 1982

155

Beirut peacekeeping operation

25 sept 1982

27 Feb 1984

156

Grenada campaign

25 Oct-1 Nov 1983

157

Persian Gulf oil well campaign

1988

158

Panama campaign

20-28 Dec 1989

159

Evacuation of Monrovia

5Aug-30 Nov 1990

160

Evacuation of Mogadischiu

4-5 Jan 1991

161

Desert Shield / Desert Storm

14 Aug 1990

Apr 1991

162

Kurdish security zone

Apr 1991-Present

163

Iraq no-fky zone

1991-Present

164

Bosnian peacekeeping operation

1991-Present

165

Somalia relief operation

1992-1993

166

Haitian campaign

1994-1996

167

Rwanda evacuation

Apr 1994

168

Somalia evacuation

3-5 Mar 1995

169

Persian Gulf deployment

Nov 1995-May 1996

170

Albanian evacuation mission

Early 1997

171

Sierra Leone evacuation mission

30-31 May 1997

Bibliographie:Marine corps book of list. Albert A. NOFI. 1997 combined publishing.