1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta (Delta Force)

Active

November 21, 1977-present

Country

United States

Branch

United States Army

Type

United States Special Operations Forces

Role

Versatile Special Operations Force, mainly trained for Counter-Terrorism.

Size

Unknown

Part of

Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC)
United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)

Garrison/HQ

Fort Bragg, North Carolina (35*09'15.71N, 79*04'38.71W)

Nickname

"Delta Force"

Engagements

Operation Eagle Claw
Operation Urgent Fury
Operation Just Cause
Operation Desert Storm
Operation Restore Hope
Operation Gothic Serpent
Operation Enduring Freedom
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Operation Vigilant Resolve

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