ComPhibLant


ComPhibLant

ComPhibLant, also seen as COMPHIBLANT, was an approved U.S. Navy abbreviation or acronym for "Commander, Amphibious (forces), Atlantic (Ocean)" during World War II.

Amphibious forces under the command of "ComPhibLant" are known as PhibLant or PHIBLANT.

References

* [http://www.history.navy.mil/books/OPNAV20-P1000/S.htm PhibLant]


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