“Tip of the Spear” – December 2023

10th SFG(A) Combat Divers Train

The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) has posted online its December 2023 issue of Tip of the Spear. This is a news rollup of the major SOF component commands and the Theater Special Operations Commands (TSOCs). Some interesting reading in the articles listed below.

  • SOCAFRICA’s Silent Warrior 23
  • Exercise Flintlock 2024
  • NSW Trains with Romanian SOF
  • SOCNORTH’s SOF Symposium
  • Navy SEALs train with Indian MARCOS
  • From “Silent Ones” of Vietnam to Today’s SWCC
  • U-28A Crews Awarded DFC
  • MARSOC Small Unit Tactics Training
  • Foreign Air Attaches Visit AFSOC
  • SOCAFRICA Units train in Tanzania
  • 10th SFG(A) Combat Dive Training
  • 20th SFG(A) Conducts SF Readiness Evaluation
  • USSOCOM Visits House SOF Caucus


Tip of the Spear, United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), December 2023, PDF, 40 pages. https://www.dvidshub.net/publication/issues/69480

Photo: Combat Divers assigned to 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne) prepare to dive into the Columbia River in Astoria, Oregon, Nov 6, 2023. Photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Michael Wood.