Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center Story Archive

ECRC Receives Meritorious Unit Commendation and Golden Anchor Award   (13 February 2013)
Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert awarded the Meritorious Unit Commendation to Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center for meritorious service from Jan. 1, 2007, to Dec. 31, 2011.
ECRC Sailor Receives Purple Heart   (28 March 2013)
Commander, Navy Region Northwest (NRNW) awarded a Purple Heart medal to a former Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center (ECRC) Sailor during a ceremony in Silverdale, Wash., March 18.
Warrior Transition Program Accommodates Three Waves of Seabees   (3 April 2013)
The Warrior Transition Program (WTP) is currently hosting Sailors from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 4 and NMCB 133 as the first group of three waves of Seabees who will process through the WTP campus soon.
Task Group TRIDENT Deactivated  (25 April 2013)
Task Group Trident (TGT) recently deactivated its command at Camp Sabalu-Harrison, Afghanistan in a ceremony held April 4.
Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center Sailors Volunteer at Robotics Competition  (2 May 2013)
Sailors from Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center (ECRC) volunteered at the Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) competition. The competition centered on the operation of Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV) and was open to K-12 and college students.
ECRC Sailors Participate in Feed the Hungry Program  (2 October 2013)
Sailors from Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center helped serve dinner to some of Hampton Roads' homeless at the Judeo-Christian Outreach Center (JCOC) Sept. 26.
NMPS Norfolk: Helping Sailors Through the IA Process  (17 October 2013)
Navy Individual Augmentees (IA), active and Reserve, do not simply receive their orders and deploy to far away locales at a moment's notice; there's much to do before a Sailor is able to put boots on ground.
Navy Mom Makes Blankets for Returning Warriors  (14 July 2014)
Lynelle Starling of Austin, Texas, sits and matches pieces of fabric, cuts and then hand-stitches them until another blanket is finished for a Sailor in Germany who will be returning from deployment.
ECRC Mobilizes CRS-11  (27 July 2016)
Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center mobilized over 100 Sailors from Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 11 at Naval Air Station North Island, July 25.
Twelve ECRC Sailors Reenlist Aboard USS Wisconsin  (12 January 2017)
Twelve Sailors from Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center (ECRC) reenlisted aboard decommissioned battleship, USS Wisconsin (BB-64), Jan. 4 as shipmates, family members, and friends looked on.
Warrior Transition Program Expands  (9 February 2017)
The Navy recently announced all individual augmentees (IAs) serving in U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) or U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) areas of responsibility will attend Warrior Transition Program (WTP) in Sembach, Germany.
ECRC Holds a Change of Command Ceremony   (21 April 2017)
Expeditionary Combat Readiness Center (ECRC) held a change of command ceremony at Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story, April 19.

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