The Battle of the Atlantic Research and Expedition Group (BAREG) is a registered not-for-profit (501(c)3) corporation dedicated to research, education, and preservation of the maritime heritage of the Twentieth Century’s two World Wars.
BAREG’s membership is composed of sport and technical divers and many of our members are avocational marine archaeologists with formal training and certification from the Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS).
Separate from Blue Octopus Scuba, BAREG has contracted with BOS for classroom and pool space to conduct specialized classes for it's members. Many of BOS's staff and customers are historical fans and members of BAREG.
The 5th Annual Battle of the Atlantic Symposium will be held from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM on Sunday, Jan 28th 2018 at the Mantua Swim and Tennis Club, 9330 Pentland PL Fairfax VA 22031, in the clubhouse.