Tag Archives: NMCB 26

Watch NMCB 26’s Decommissioning Ceremony

After 56 years of distinguished service, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 26 was decommissioned on Sept. 30, 2014, at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich. Commissioned in 1942, NMCB 26 provided support to naval operations in the Pacific Theater during World War II and later as a reserve battalion based in various locations in the Midwest from 1962 until this …

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Seabees Provide Water to Growing Kabul Compound

By Lt. j.g. Michael Dwyer, 130th Engineer Brigade, Joint Task Force Sapper   NMCB 28’s Water Well Team digs a trench to aid in recycling the drill rig mud, located behind them. ¬†Photo by UTC David Asbury Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalions (NMCBs) 26 and 28 form the Task Force Coda water well team in Kabul, Afghanistan. This is …

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NMCBs 40, 26 Receive Peltier, Perry Awards

On behalf of the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), Rear Adm. Chris Mossey, Commander and Chief of Civil Engineers, recognized Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 40 with the 2011 Rear Admiral Eugene J. Peltier Award and NMCB 26 with the Rear Admiral John R. Perry Award. Units selected for these prestigious awards are recognized leaders in the naval construction force …

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