USS KEARSARGE
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Date
Squadrons
Battle Group
Area of operations
Operations/
Exercises
Ports of call
March 22, 1995 -
September 22, 1995
HMM-263 Rein
HMH-464 Det.
VMA-231 Det.
LPD 13
LSD 38
Mediterranean
Adriatic Sea
PHIBLEX
Destined Glory
Tridente
Provide Promise
Deny Flight
Rescue Eagle
Rota, Spain (2)
Malaga, Spain
Alicante, Spain
Marseille, France
Trieste, Italy
Naples, Italy
Valletta, Malta
Corfu, Greece (2)
Barcelona, Spain
April 15, 1997 -
October 15, 1997
HMM-261 Rein
HMH-461 Det.
HML/A-167 Det.
VMA-233 Det.
LPD 15
LSD 50
Eastern Atlantic
Mediterranean
Guardian Retrieval
Noble Obelisk
INVITEX '97
Atlas Hinge
Silwer Wake
Las Palmas, Spain
Rota, Spain (3)
Naples, Italy
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Barcelona, Spain
Valencia, Spain 
April 14, 1999 -
October 14, 1999
HMM-365 Rein
HMH-464 Det.
HML/A-269 Det.
VMA-231 Det.
LPD 15
LSD 44
Mediterranean
Adriatic Sea
Noble Anvil
Allied Force
Joint Guardian
Shining Hope
Avid Response
Atlas Hinge
Brindisi, Italy
Haifa, Israel
Thessaloniki, Greece
Rota, Spain (2)
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Catania, Italy
April 25, 2001 -
October 15, 2001
HMM-266 Rein
HMH-461 Det.
HML/A-167 Det.
LPD 15
LSD 50
Mediterranean
Adriatic Sea
Trident D'or
Alexander the Great
PHIBLEX
Rota, Spain (2)
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Rhodes, Greece
Naples, Italy
Brinidisi, Italy
Cannes, France
Rijeka, Croatia
Toulon, France
Tarragona, Spain
Valletta, Malta
Marmaris, Turkey
January 12, 2003 -
June 30, 2003
HMM-162
HMM-365
HMH-464
HMA/L-269
VMA-233
VMA-542
HC-8 Det. 1
LHA 2
LHD 5
LSD 37
LSD 44
LSD 48
LPD 15
Eastern Atlantic
Mediterranean
Arabian Gulf
Enduring Freedom
Iraqi Freedom
Shinning Express
Manama, Bahrain (2)
June 7, 2004 -
August 14, 2004
HMM-263 Rein
HC-8 Det. 1
 
Mediterranean
Arabian Gulf
Iraqi Freedom
Augusta Bay, Italy
Souda Bay, Greece
Valletta, Malta
March 25, 2005 -
September 27, 2005 
HMM-162 Rein
HMH-464 Det.
HML/A-269 Det.
VMA-231 Det.
HSC-28 Det. 2
LPD 15
LSD 48
CG 60
DDG 66
FFG 59
SSN 756
Mediterranean
Arabian Gulf
Iraqi Freedom
Infinite Moonlight
Sea Horse
Palma de Mallorca, Spain 
Manama, Bahrain
Jebel Ali, U.A.E.
Aqaba, Jordan
Souda Bay, Greece
Rota, Spain
July 30, 2007 - 
February 1, 2008
HMM-261 Rein
HMH-461 Det.
HML/A-269 Det.
VMA-223 Det.
HSC-22 Det. 1
LPD 15
LSD 44
CG 69
DDG 78
FFG 52
SSN 755
 Mediterranean
Arabian Gulf
Indian Ocean
Iraqi Freedom
Valletta, Malta
Souda Bay, Greece
Marmaris, Turkey
Haifa, Israel
Rota, Spain
August 6, 2008 -
December 2, 2008
HMH-464 Rein
HSC-28 Det. 5
Caribbean Sea
Continuing Promise 2008
Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua
Santa Marta, Columbia
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Curacao, Netherlands Antilles
Port of Spain, Trinidad
Georgetown, Guyana
August 27, 2010 -
May 16, 2011
VMM-266 Rein
VMA-542 Det.
HSC-22 Det.
LPD 15
LSD 50
Mediterranean
Arabian Gulf
Enduring Freedom
Odyssey Dawn
Souda Bay, Greece
Salalah, Oman
Shuaiba, Kuwait
Augusta Bay, Italy
Rota, Spain
March 11, 2013 -
November 7, 2013
VMM-266 Rein
VMA-231 Det.
HSC-28 Det.
LPD 17
LSD 50
Mediterranean
Arabian Gulf
Eager Lion 2013
Enduring Freedom
Rota, Spain (2)
Limassol, Cyprus
Eilat, Israel (2)
Aqaba, Jordan (2)
Jebel Ali, U.A.E.
October 6, 2015 -
May 3, 2016
VMM-162 Rein
VMA-223 Det.
HSC-28 Det.
LPD 24
LSD 51
Mediterranean
Arabian Gulf
Egemen 2015
Inherent Resolve
Rota, Spain (2)
Manama, Bahrain (2)
Jebel Ali, U.A.E.
Muscat, Oman
Aqaba, Jordan
Valencia, Spain