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United States Navy SEALs (16,220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

The United States Navy Sea, Air, and Land (SEAL) Teams, commonly known as Navy SEALs, are the U.S. Navy's primary special operations force and a component
NCIS (TV series) (5,719 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
scripted U.S. primetime TV series overall. NCIS was originally titled Navy NCIS; "Navy" was later dropped from the title as it was redundant (the "N" in "NCIS"
United States Marine Corps (15,800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conducting expeditionary and amphibious operations with the United States Navy as well as the Army and Air Force. The U.S. Marine Corps is one of the eight
Medal of Honor (12,692 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Department of the Army (United States Army), Department of the Navy (United States Navy and United States Marine Corps) and Department of the Air Force
Chris Kyle (4,741 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher Scott Kyle (April 8, 1974 – February 2, 2013) was a United States Navy SEAL sniper. He served four tours in the Iraq War and was awarded several
List of current ships of the United States Navy (3,628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy has over 490 ships in both active service and the reserve fleet, with approximately 90 more in either the planning and ordering
Joint Chiefs of Staff (4,711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Staff (VCJCS), the military service chiefs from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force, Space Force, and the chief of the National Guard Bureau, all
List of aircraft carriers of the United States Navy (2,071 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
warships that act as airbases for carrier-based aircraft. In the United States Navy, these consist of ships commissioned with hull classification symbols CV
Commendation Medal (2,210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first awarded by the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard in 1943. An Army Commendation Ribbon followed in 1945 and in 1949 the Navy, Coast Guard, and Army Commendation
Frigate (6,356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reduced in 1651. The navy of the Dutch Republic became the first navy to build the larger ocean-going frigates. The Dutch navy had three principal tasks
United States Secretary of the Navy (1,173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Secretary of the Navy (or SECNAV) is a statutory officer (10 U.S.C. § 5013) and the head (chief executive officer) of the Department of the Navy, a military
United States Navy officer rank insignia (2,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the United States Navy, officers have various ranks. Equivalency between services is by pay grade. United States Navy commissioned officer ranks have
Navy Cross (1,888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Cross is the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps' second-highest decoration awarded for valor in combat. The Navy Cross is awarded
William IV of the United Kingdom (7,481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
penultimate monarch of Britain's House of Hanover. William served in the Royal Navy in his youth, spending time in North America and the Caribbean, and was later
Corvette (2,021 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
corbis, meaning "basket". The rank "corvette captain", equivalent in many navies to "lieutenant commander", derives from the name of this type of ship. The
Bronze Star Medal (2,238 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Device is authorized for wear on the medal. When the medal is awarded by the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard for acts of valor or meritorious service in
Republic of China Navy (4,623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Republic of China Navy (ROCN; Chinese: 中華民國海軍; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Mínguó Hǎijūn), also known as the Taiwan Navy is the maritime branch of the Republic
United States Department of the Navy (1,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Navy (DN) is one of the three military departments within the Department of Defense of the United States of America. The Department of the Navy was
Arleigh Burke-class destroyer (7,139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arleigh Burke class of guided missile destroyers (DDGs) is a United States Navy class of destroyer built around the Aegis Combat System and the SPY-1D multifunction
Silver Star (2,580 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Silver Star Medal was placed into law by an Act of Congress for the U.S. Navy on August 7, 1942, and an Act of Congress for the U.S. Army on December 15
United States Navy Reserve (3,348 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy Reserve (USNR), known as the United States Naval Reserve from 1915 to 2005, is the Reserve Component (RC) of the United States Navy. Members
List of comparative military ranks (1,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army enlisted rank insignia Australian Defence Force ranks Royal Australian Navy ranks and uniforms Australian Army officer rank insignia; Australian Army
Blue Angels (9,950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Angels flight demonstration squadron was formed in 1946 by the United States Navy. The unit is the second oldest formal aerobatic team (under the same name)
Chief of Naval Operations (1,577 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) is the head of the United States Navy. The position is a statutory office (10 U.S.C. § 5033) held by a four-star admiral
Dan Crenshaw (3,313 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(born March 14, 1984) is an American politician and former United States Navy SEAL officer serving in the United States House of Representatives for Texas's
SEAL Team Six (3,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as DEVGRU (DEVelopment GRoUp) or SEAL Team Six, is the United States Navy component of the Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC). The unit is often
Ernest Borgnine (3,939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for Marty (1955). He achieved continuing success in the sitcom McHale's Navy (1962–1966), in which he played the title character, and co-starred as Dominic
Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet (13,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
previous month. The Super Hornet entered fleet service with the United States Navy in 1999, replacing the Grumman F-14 Tomcat, which was retired in 2006; the
SEAL Team Six (3,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as DEVGRU (DEVelopment GRoUp) or SEAL Team Six, is the United States Navy component of the Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC). The unit is often
Ernest Borgnine (3,939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for Marty (1955). He achieved continuing success in the sitcom McHale's Navy (1962–1966), in which he played the title character, and co-starred as Dominic
Grumman F-14 Tomcat (15,416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fighter with twin tails. The Tomcat was developed for the United States Navy's Naval Fighter Experimental (VFX) program after the collapse of the F-111B
McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II (13,905 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
originally developed for the United States Navy by McDonnell Aircraft. It first entered service in 1960 with the Navy. Proving highly adaptable, it was also
Battleship (10,968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1906, the commissioning of HMS Dreadnought into the United Kingdom's Royal Navy heralded a revolution in battleship design. Subsequent battleship designs
List of United States Navy enlisted rates (2,699 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the United States Navy, a rate is the military rank of an enlisted sailor, indicating where an enlisted sailor stands within the chain of command, and
Sunita Williams (2,409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pandya; born September 19, 1965) is an American astronaut and United States Navy officer who formerly held the records for most spacewalks by a woman (seven)
List of United States Navy ratings (2,255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy ratings are general enlisted occupations used by the U.S. Navy from the 18th century, which consisted of specific skills and abilities
Commander (2,537 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commander" and "incident commander" are used. Commander is a rank used in navies but is very rarely used as a rank in armies. The title, originally "master
Uniforms of the United States Navy (8,740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The uniforms of the United States Navy include dress uniforms, daily service uniforms, working uniforms, and uniforms for special situations, which have
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet (12,923 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy and Marine Corps. The Hornet is also used by the air forces of several other nations, and since 1986, by the U.S. Navy's Flight Demonstration
Mitsubishi A6M Zero (10,194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy from 1940 to 1945. The A6M was designated as the Mitsubishi Navy Type 0 carrier fighter (零式艦上戦闘機, rei-shiki-kanjō-sentōki)
Torpedo (10,594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January–February 2001. Navy Fact File Torpedoes: Mark 46, Mark 48, Mark 50, the source of the US Navy torpedo data (via the Internet Archive) The US Navy – Fact File:
Chester W. Nimitz (4,963 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
February 24, 1885 – February 20, 1966) was a fleet admiral of the United States Navy. He played a major role in the naval history of World War II as Commander
Royal Marines (8,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
amphibious light infantry and also one of the five fighting arms of the Royal Navy. The marines can trace their origins back to the formation of the English
Harpoon (missile) (3,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
would be fired with a solid-fuel rocket booster. In 1965 the United States Navy began studies for a missile in the 45 kilometres (24 nmi) range class for
USS Enterprise (CVN-65) (8,605 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Enterprise (CVN-65), formerly CVA(N)-65, is a decommissioned United States Navy aircraft carrier. She was the first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier and
Awards and decorations of the United States Armed Forces (2,225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
awards on the left side). For U.S. Navy, the USPHS unit awards are considered (military) unit awards. However, if Navy personnel are also awarded USPHS
Midshipman (8,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is an officer of the lowest rank, in the Royal Navy, United States Navy, and many Commonwealth navies. Commonwealth countries which use the rank include
Douglas DC-3 (4,053 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were delivered for commercial use. The prototype Super DC-3 served the US Navy with the designation YC-129 alongside 100 R4Ds that had been upgraded to
Lieutenant commander (United States) (517 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lieutenant commander (LCDR) is a mid-ranking officer rank in the United States Navy, the United States Coast Guard, the United States Public Health Service Commissioned
Rear admiral (1,436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many navies it is referred to as (OF-8)/(O-8). It originated from the days of naval sailing squadrons and can trace its origins to the Royal Navy. Each
Rear admiral (United States) (2,340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in most other navies. In the United States uniformed services, rear admiral (lower half) replaced the rank of commodore in 1983. U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard
First lieutenant (1,658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rank. The NATO equivalent rank for land force officers is OF-1 rank. In navies, while certain rank insignia may carry the name lieutenant, the term may
Jim Lovell (5,274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a former NASA astronaut, Naval Aviator, mechanical engineer, and retired Navy captain. In 1968, as command module pilot of Apollo 8, he became one of the
United States Seventh Fleet (4,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Seventh Fleet is a numbered fleet of the United States Navy. It is headquartered at U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka, in Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture
Gene Cernan (3,581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University and joined the U.S. Navy. After flight training, he received his naval aviator wings and served as
USS Constitution (13,858 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ironsides, is a wooden-hulled, three-masted heavy frigate of the United States Navy. She is the world's oldest commissioned naval vessel still afloat. She was
Major general (2,892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brigadier general. In the Commonwealth, major general is equivalent to the navy rank of rear admiral, and in air forces, with a separate rank structure,
U-boat (5,275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
declare war on both Germany and Italy on 22 August 1942. Austro-Hungarian Navy submarines were also known as U-boats. The first submarine built in Germany
Richard E. Byrd (7,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
retirement from the Navy in 1916. On June 8, 1912, Byrd graduated from the Naval Academy and was commissioned an ensign in the United States Navy. On July 14
Achievement Medal (1,034 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (NAM), is the United States Navy and U.S. Marine Corps' version of the Achievement Medal. The U.S. Navy was
Seabee (19,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Naval Construction Battalions, better known as the Navy Seabees, form the U.S. Naval Construction Force (NCF). The Seabee nickname is a heterograph
Merchant navy (1,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A merchant navy or merchant marine or mercantile marine is the fleet of merchant vessels that are registered in a specific country. On merchant vessels
Admiralty (3,495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was the government department responsible for the command of the Royal Navy first in the Kingdom of England, later in the Kingdom of Great Britain, and
United States Pacific Fleet (2,429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fleet (USPACFLT) is a theater-level component command of the United States Navy, located in the Pacific Ocean. It provides naval forces to the Indo-Pacific
Ensign (rank) (2,589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
officer in the armed forces of some countries, normally in the infantry or navy. As the junior officer in an infantry regiment was traditionally the carrier
Sloop-of-war (2,584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the 18th century and most of the 19th, a sloop-of-war in the Royal Navy was a warship with a single gun deck that carried up to eighteen guns. The rating
Awards and decorations of the United States Department of the Navy (164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Department of the Navy are the military awards and decorations which are presented to members of the United States Navy and United States Marine
Achievement Medal (1,034 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (NAM), is the United States Navy and U.S. Marine Corps' version of the Achievement Medal. The U.S. Navy was
Merchant navy (1,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A merchant navy or merchant marine or mercantile marine is the fleet of merchant vessels that are registered in a specific country. On merchant vessels
United States Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program (2,687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program (SFTI program), more popularly known as TOPGUN, teaches fighter and strike tactics and
Anguilla (4,832 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Anguilla (/ænˈɡwɪlə/ ann-GWIL-ə) is a British overseas territory in the Caribbean. It is one of the most northerly of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser
COVID-19 pandemic on USS Theodore Roosevelt (3,931 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
next day the Navy ordered most of the crew to be taken ashore, but the captain was relieved of command by Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas Modly.
Naval Criminal Investigative Service (8,337 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the U.S. Department of the Navy. Its primary function is to investigate criminal activities involving the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps, though its
Grace Hopper (6,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
– January 1, 1992) was an American computer scientist and United States Navy rear admiral. One of the first programmers of the Harvard Mark I computer
Cruiser (14,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
patrol duties. The Dutch navy was noted for its cruisers in the 17th century, while the Royal Navy—and later French and Spanish navies—subsequently caught
John Paul Jones (6,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the newly founded Continental Navy in their fight against Britain in the American Revolutionary War. He commanded U.S. Navy ships stationed in France and
Vice admiral (1,254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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List of United States Navy ships (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
List of United States Navy ships is a comprehensive listing of all ships that have been in service to the United States Navy during the history of that
Canadian Armed Forces (5,988 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consists of sea, land, and air elements referred to as the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), Canadian Army, and Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF). Personnel may
Naval Vessel Register (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
titled by the United States Navy. It contains information on ships and service craft that make up the official inventory of the Navy from the time a vessel
Roger Staubach (3,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
won the 1963 Heisman Trophy, and after graduation he served in the U.S. Navy, including a tour of duty in Vietnam. Staubach joined Dallas in 1969 and
List of active Indian Navy ships (797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
active Indian Navy ships is a list of ships in active service with the Indian Navy. In service ships are taken from the official Indian Navy website. The
Michael P. Murphy (3,560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Patrick "Murph" Murphy (May 7, 1976 – June 28, 2005) was a United States Navy SEAL officer who was awarded the U.S. military's highest decoration, the
Destroyer escort (2,484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Destroyer escort (DE) was the United States Navy mid-20th-century classification for a 20-knot (23 mph) warship designed with endurance to escort mid-ocean
Ironclad warship (10,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
armament for naval powers including the French Navy, Royal Navy, Imperial Russian Navy and United States Navy. It is often held that the power of explosive
Military Sealift Command (4,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy's Military Sealift Command (MSC) is an organization that controls the replenishment and military transport ships of the Navy. Military
Phalanx CIWS (3,852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
transport dock. Other users include the British Royal Navy, the Royal Australian Navy, the Royal Canadian Navy and the US Coast Guard (aboard its Hamilton- and
Hospital corpsman (3,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
/ˈkɔːrmən/ [or corpsman]) is an enlisted medical specialist of the United States Navy, who may also serve in a U.S. Marine Corps unit. The corresponding rating
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy. When the writing project was developed the parameters for this series were designed to cover only commissioned US Navy ships with assigned
United States Secretary of Defense (3,885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1789 and was responsible for both the Army and Navy until the founding of a separate Department of the Navy in 1798. Based on the experiences of World War
Badges of the United States Navy (4,977 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Insignias and badges of the United States Navy are military badges issued by the United States Department of the Navy to naval service members who achieve
USS Missouri (BB-63) (8,105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
is an Iowa-class battleship and was the third ship of the United States Navy to be named after the U.S. state of Missouri. Missouri was the last battleship
Tomahawk (missile) (5,945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
subsonic cruise missile that is primarily used by the United States Navy and Royal Navy in ship- and submarine-based land-attack operations. It was designed
Fleet Air Arm (6,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fleet Air Arm (FAA) is one of the five fighting arms of the Royal Navy. and is responsible for the delivery of naval air power both from land and at
Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey (14,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World War II. The OSD and Navy administration opposed the tiltrotor project, but congressional pressure proved persuasive. The Navy and USMC were given the
Replenishment oiler (1,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy) Durance class (French Navy) Berlin class (German Navy) Stromboli class (Italian Navy) Etna class (Italian Navy) Tarakan class (Indonesian Navy)
List of equipment of the United States Navy (403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Equipment of the United States Navy have been subdivided into: watercraft, aircraft, munitions, vehicles, and small arms. Commissioned surface ships
Warrant officer (4,927 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
medieval England. It was first used during the 13th century, in the Royal Navy, where Warrant Officers achieved the designation by virtue of their accrued
Hull classification symbol (6,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy, United States Coast Guard, and United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) use a hull classification symbol
United States Navy reserve fleets (1,302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy maintains a number of its ships as part of a reserve fleet, often called the "Mothball Fleet". While the details of the maintenance
Brett Crozier (2,892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Elliott Crozier (born February 24, 1970) is a captain in the United States Navy. A United States Naval Academy graduate, he became a naval aviator, first
List of submarines of the United States Navy (258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the United States Navy, listed by hull number and by name. The SS 236 Silversides is a warship Submarines in the United States Navy List of lost United
British Armed Forces (7,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
powers. Today, the British Armed Forces consist of: the Royal Navy, a blue-water navy with a fleet of 75 commissioned ships, together with the Royal
Karl Dönitz (16,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hitler as the German head of state in 1945. As Supreme Commander of the Navy since 1943, he played a major role in the naval history of World War II.
Admiral (United States) (2,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
is a four-star commissioned naval flag officer rank in the United States Navy, the United States Coast Guard, and the United States Public Health Service
Karl Dönitz (16,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hitler as the German head of state in 1945. As Supreme Commander of the Navy since 1943, he played a major role in the naval history of World War II.
Brooklyn Navy Yard (22,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Brooklyn Navy Yard (originally known as the New York Navy Yard) is a shipyard and industrial complex located in northwest Brooklyn in New York City
Dreadnought (13,239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of battleship in the early 20th century. The first of the kind, the Royal Navy's Dreadnought, had such an impact when launched in 1906 that similar battleships
Structure of the United States Navy (3,378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The structure of the United States Navy consists of four main bodies: the Office of the Secretary of the Navy, the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
Boatswain's mate (United States Navy) (1,792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The United States Navy occupational rating of boatswain's mate (abbreviated as BM) is a designation given by the Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS) to
British Armed Forces (7,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
powers. Today, the British Armed Forces consist of: the Royal Navy, a blue-water navy with a fleet of 75 commissioned ships, together with the Royal
Presidential Unit Citation (United States) (4,710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
individual award of the Distinguished Service Cross, Air Force Cross or Navy Cross. In some cases, one or more individuals within the unit may have also
Battle of Trafalgar (10,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
naval engagement fought by the British Royal Navy against the combined fleets of the French and Spanish Navies during the War of the Third Coalition (August–December
United States Naval Special Warfare Command (4,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of U.S. Navy carrier battle groups and amphibious ready groups, or integrated with other U.S. special operations forces. By utilizing the Navy's ships
United States Naval Aviator (4,427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
qualified as a pilot in the United States Navy, United States Marine Corps or United States Coast Guard. In the U.S. Navy, most naval aviators are unrestricted
Warrant officer (United States) (5,656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Association (CWOA) U.S. Navy Flying Chief Warrant Officers (unofficial) U.S. Navy Flying Chief Warrant Officers (official) Navy Pay Clerks theNavyCWO.com
Legion of Merit (2,670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to Army, Marine Corps, and Air Force general officers and colonels, and Navy and Coast Guard flag officers and captains occupying senior command or very
USS Iowa (BB-61) (8,950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
battleship, the lead ship of her class, and the fourth in the United States Navy to be named after the state of Iowa. Owing to the cancellation of the Montana-class
SIG Sauer P226 (3,716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
package price with magazines and spare parts was higher than Beretta's. The Navy SEALs, however, later chose to adopt the P226 as the P226 MK25 with special
Commander (United States) (1,349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ships the Royal Navy subsumed as the third and lowest of three grades of captain given the various sizes of ships. The Continental Navy had the tri-graded
Royal Malaysian Navy (5,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Malaysian Navy (RMN) Malay: Tentera Laut Diraja Malaysia; TLDM; Jawi:تنترا لاوت دراج مليسيا) is the naval arm of the Malaysian Armed Forces.
Ship commissioning (2,271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from Secretary of the Navy Gideon Welles to all navy yards and stations. The Secretary directed: "Hereafter the commandants of navy yards and stations will
Naval War College (3,498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy at Naval Station Newport in Newport, Rhode Island. The NWC educates and develops leaders, supports defining the future Navy and associated
List of battleships of the United States (4,503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy began the construction of battleships with USS Texas in 1892, but the first battleship under that designation would be USS Indiana
Alan Shepard (8,560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, Shepard saw action with the surface navy during World War II. He became a naval aviator in 1946, and a test pilot
United States Fifth Fleet (3,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fifth Fleet is a numbered fleet of the United States Navy. It has been responsible for naval forces in the Persian Gulf, Red Sea, Arabian Sea, and
Meritorious Unit Commendation (1,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
achievement or service in combat or non-combat, the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps award units the Navy MUC for valorous or meritorious achievement or service
Captain (United States) (859 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
aviation commands and shore installations. This rank is used by the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, the NOAA
Tennessee Titans (3,358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
either navy or white jerseys. White pants were normally worn with the navy jerseys, and navy pants were worn with the white jerseys. On both the navy and
List of United States Navy amphibious warfare ships (5,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of United States Navy amphibious warfare ships. This type of ship has been in use with the US Navy since World War I. Ship status is indicated
COVID-19 pandemic on naval ships (5,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Press release). United States Navy. 15 March 2020. Retrieved 8 April 2020. Navy Education and Training Command Public. "Navy School Closed After Third COVID-19
Boeing P-8 Poseidon (8,350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Security, modified from the 737-800ERX. It was developed for the United States Navy (USN). The P-8 is being operated in the anti-submarine warfare (ASW), anti-surface
Nuclear submarine (3,261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for a nuclear-powered submarine was first proposed in the United States Navy by the Naval Research Laboratory's Ross Gunn in 1939. Construction of the
Jack of the United States (1,064 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
jackstaff in the bow of U.S. vessels that are moored or anchored. The U.S. Navy is a prime user of jacks for its warships and auxiliaries, but they are also
Four-star rank (1,271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral (Bangladesh Navy four-star rank) General de exército (Brazilian Army four-star rank) Almirante de esquadra (Brazilian Navy four-star rank) Tenente
Royal Naval Reserve (1,845 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Naval Reserve (RNR) is the volunteer reserve force of the Royal Navy in the United Kingdom. The present RNR was formed by merging the original
History of the United States Navy (14,769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The history of the United States Navy divides into two major periods: the "Old Navy", a small but respected force of sailing ships that was notable for
Captain (United States O-6) (1,300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
In the United States Navy, United States Coast Guard, United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps (USPHS), and National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Impressment (6,130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
without notice. European navies of several nations used forced recruitment by various means. The large size of the British Royal Navy in the Age of Sail meant
List of destroyers of the United States Navy (374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of destroyers of the United States Navy, sorted by hull number. It includes all of the series DD, DL, DDG, DLG, and DLGN. CG-47 Ticonderoga
Douglas A-4 Skyhawk (10,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsonic carrier-capable light attack aircraft developed for the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps in the early 1950s. The delta-winged, single
Escort carrier (3,491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy (USN) or "Woolworth Carrier" by the Royal Navy, was a small and slow type of aircraft carrier used by the Royal Navy, the United States Navy, the
Minesweeper (1,430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy even used specialized Mechanized Landing Craft to sweep shallow harbors in and around North Korea. As of June 2012[update], the U.S. Navy had
Fuel oil (4,594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a synonym for No. 6. No. 5 fuel oil is also called Navy Special Fuel Oil (NSFO) or just navy special; No. 5 or 6 are also commonly called heavy fuel
William Halsey Jr. (9,071 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy during World War II. He is one of four individuals to have attained the rank of fleet admiral of the United States Navy, the others being
Union Navy (3,336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Union Navy was the United States Navy (USN) during the American Civil War, when it fought the Confederate States Navy (CSN). The term is sometimes
Meritorious Service Medal (United States) (1,609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in pay grades E-6 and below is rare and typically by exception. The U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Coast Guard subscribe to a slightly different
Iowa-class battleship (14,908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Iowa class was a class of six fast battleships ordered by the United States Navy in 1939 and 1940. They were initially intended to intercept fast capital
First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff (1,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval Staff (1SL/CNS) is the professional head of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy and the whole Naval Service. Originally the title was the Senior Naval Lord
Service star (1,220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
these United States expeditionary medals: Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal Navy Expeditionary Medal Marine Corps Expeditionary Medal Global War on Terrorism
United States Merchant Marine (9,503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
times of war, the Merchant Marine can be an auxiliary to the United States Navy, and can be called upon to deliver military personnel and materiel for the
Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (2,035 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Annapolis, Maryland. It let the Navy test the concept before establishing its regular units. In 1926, the U.S. Department of the Navy established the Naval Reserve
Fleet Marine Force (682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
general- and special-purpose forces within the United States Department of the Navy that perform offensive amphibious or expeditionary warfare and defensive
Navy Distinguished Service Medal (2,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Distinguished Service Medal is a military decoration of the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps which was first created in 1919
Admiral (Royal Navy) (1,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom, which equates to the NATO rank code OF-9, outranked only by the rank of admiral of the fleet. Royal Navy officers
United States Under Secretary of the Navy (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Under Secretary of the Navy is the second-highest ranking civilian official in the United States Department of the Navy. The Under Secretary, called
United States Third Fleet (2,229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Third Fleet is one of the numbered fleets in the United States Navy. Third Fleet's area of responsibility includes approximately fifty million
Lockheed P-3 Orion (10,571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
anti-submarine and maritime surveillance aircraft developed for the United States Navy and introduced in the 1960s. Lockheed based it on the L-188 Electra commercial
List of United States Navy installations (548 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
List of major active US Navy bases, stations, and schools. NWS Concord NAWS China Lake NB San Diego NB Coronado NAB Coronado NAS North Island Outlying
Pennant number (2,592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the Royal Navy and other navies of Europe and the Commonwealth of Nations, ships are identified by pennant number (an internationalisation of pendant
Bangladesh Navy (3,860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bangladesh Navy (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ নৌবাহিনী; Bangladesh Nou Bahini) is the naval warfare branch of the Bangladesh Armed Forces, responsible for Bangladesh's
Army–Navy Game (2,366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Army–Navy Game is an American college football rivalry game between the Army Black Knights of the United States Military Academy (USMA) at West Point
List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons (6,493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy aircraft squadrons. Deactivated or disestablished squadrons are listed in the List of Inactive United States Navy aircraft squadrons. Navy aircraft
David Farragut (5,435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the United States Navy during the American Civil War. He was the first rear admiral, vice admiral, and admiral in the United States Navy. He is remembered
Captain (Royal Navy) (433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Captain (Capt) is a senior officer rank of the Royal Navy. It ranks above commander and below commodore and has a NATO ranking code of OF-5. The rank is
Battle of the Atlantic (17,804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
German Kriegsmarine (Navy) and aircraft of the Luftwaffe (Air Force) against the Royal Navy, Royal Canadian Navy, United States Navy, and Allied merchant
Bob Barker (3,803 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Washington in modest circumstances, Barker enlisted in the United States Navy during World War II. He worked part-time in radio while he attended college
Grumman TBF Avenger (4,916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is an American torpedo bomber developed initially for the United States Navy and Marine Corps, and eventually used by several air and naval aviation services
Naval Station Norfolk (1,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Station Norfolk is a United States Navy base in Norfolk, Virginia, that is the headquarters and home port of the U.S. Navy's Fleet Forces Command. The installation
USS Nevada (BB-36) (7,702 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
USS Nevada (BB-36), the second United States Navy ship to be named after the 36th state, was the lead ship of the two Nevada-class battleships. Launched
Ships of the Royal Navy (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy is a naval history reference work by J. J. Colledge (1908–1997); it provides brief entries on all recorded ships in commission in the Royal Navy
Navy Unit Commendation (359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Unit Commendation (NUC) is a United States Navy unit award that was established by order of the Secretary of the Navy James Forrestal on 18 December
Pakistan Armed Forces (13,890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
personnel. The armed forces comprise four main service branches – Army, Navy, Air Force and paramilitary forces and the Strategic Plans Division Force
Naval History and Heritage Command (2,661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at the historic Washington Navy Yard. The NHHC is composed of 42 facilities in 13 geographic locations including the Navy Department Library, 10 museums
Chief of staff (1,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Staff of the Hellenic Navy Chairman of the Chiefs of Staff Committee Chief of Staff of the Indian Army Chief of Staff of the Indian Navy Chief of Staff of
USS Arizona (BB-39) (6,316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Arizona was a Pennsylvania-class battleship built for the United States Navy in the mid-1910s. Named in honor of the 48th state's recent admission into
Old Navy (1,539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Old Navy is an American clothing and accessories retailing company owned by American multinational corporation Gap Inc. It has corporate operations in
Littoral combat ship (12,956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surface vessels designed for operations near shore by the United States Navy. It was "envisioned to be a networked, agile, stealthy surface combatant
Operation Highjump (1,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
HIGHJUMP, officially titled The United States Navy Antarctic Developments Program, 1946–1947, was a United States Navy operation organized by Rear Admiral Richard
Royal Fleet Auxiliary (2,651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Fleet Auxiliary is part of the British Merchant Navy. It is made up of civilian-crewed ships operated by the Ministry of Defence. It provides
Navy Midshipmen football (7,483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Midshipmen football team represents the United States Naval Academy in NCAA Division I FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision) college football. The Naval
Swiss Armed Forces (4,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
class will be named for astronomical object. The term Admiral of the Swiss Navy is sometimes used metaphorically to describe a self-important person but
Jim Bridenstine (2,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Planetarium and was a Naval Aviator in both the active duty United States Navy and the United States Naval Reserve where he flew the E-2C Hawkeye aircraft
Philadelphia Experiment (2,642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
out by the U.S. Navy at the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, sometime around October 28, 1943. The U.S. Navy destroyer escort
Vietnam People's Navy (1,749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vietnam People's Navy (Vietnamese: Hải quân nhân dân Việt Nam), commonly known as the Vietnamese Navy or the Vietnamese People's Navy, is the naval branch
List of United States Navy weapons (146 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Aegis combat system Ship Self-Defense System MK 45 5-inch gun Phalanx CIWS RGM-84 Harpoon BGM-109 Tomahawk RIM-66 Standard (SM-1MR/SM-2MR) RIM-67 Standard
Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois (2,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Command, Great Lakes (RTC Great Lakes), is a unit within the United States Navy primarily responsible for conducting the initial orientation and indoctrination
Commandant of the Marine Corps (898 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Staff. The CMC reports directly to the United States secretary of the Navy and is responsible for ensuring the organization, policy, plans, and programs
Officer Candidate School (United States Navy) (1,464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The United States Navy's Officer Candidate School (abbreviated OCS) provides initial training for officers of the line and select operational staff corps
Carrier strike group (3,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
carrier strike group (CSG) is an operational formation of the United States Navy. It is composed of roughly 7,500 personnel, an aircraft carrier, at least
USS Nautilus (SSN-571) (3,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
naval officer who set the stage for many of the protocols of today's Nuclear Navy, and who had a storied career during military service and afterwards. Sharing
Gunboat (2,143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Gunboat War. Between 1803 and 1812 the United States Navy had a policy of basing its navy on coastal gunboats, experimenting with a variety of designs
Nimitz-class aircraft carrier (6,442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ten nuclear-powered aircraft carriers in service with the United States Navy. The lead ship of the class is named after World War II United States Pacific
USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19) (5,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of the two Blue Ridge-class amphibious command ships of the United States Navy, and is the flagship of the Seventh Fleet. Her primary role is to provide
Anchors Aweigh (1,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
song of the United States Naval Academy and march song of the United States Navy. It was composed in 1906 by Charles A. Zimmermann with lyrics by Alfred Hart
Amphibious assault ship (1,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
French Navy, the Italian Navy, the Republic of Korea Navy, the Royal Australian Navy, the Brazilian Navy, the Spanish Navy, and the Egyptian navy. The term
Special warfare combatant-craft crewmen (3,484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conduct special operations missions, particularly those in support of the U.S. Navy SEALs. Individually, SEALs and SWCC go through similar but separate specialized
Eternal Father, Strong to Save (2,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sea described in Psalm 107. It was popularised by the Royal Navy and the United States Navy in the late 19th century, and variations of it were soon adopted
List of cruisers of the United States Navy (3,825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This list of cruisers of the United States Navy includes all ships that were ever called "cruiser". Since the nomenclature predates the hull numbering
Flower-class corvette (5,350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Netherlands Navy, the Royal Norwegian Navy, the Royal Indian Navy, the Royal Hellenic Navy, the Royal New Zealand Navy, the Royal Yugoslav Navy, and, immediately
Flag of the United States Navy (1,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy consists of the seal of the U.S. Department of the Navy in the center, above a yellow scroll inscribed "United States Navy" in dark blue
Philadelphia Naval Shipyard (1,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Yard, formerly known as the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard and Philadelphia Naval Business Center, was an important naval shipyard of the United
USS Maine (1889) (11,698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
USS Maine was a United States Navy ship that sank in Havana Harbor in February 1898, contributing to the outbreak of the Spanish–American War in April
Uniformed services of the United States (1,414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(USA): 14 June 1775 Department of the Navy (DON) United States Marine Corps (USMC): 10 November 1775 United States Navy (USN): 13 October 1775 Department
Royal Navy officer rank insignia (1,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
These are the official Royal Navy Officer ranks ordered by rank. These ranks are part of the NATO/United Kingdom ranks, including modern and past. Past
Overseas Service Ribbon (1,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, and the U.S. Coast Guard. Both the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Marines receive the Navy and Marine Corps Overseas
Commander, Navy Installations Command (637 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy Installations Command (CNIC) is an Echelon II shore command responsible for all shore installations under the control of the United States Navy. As
Navy diver (United States Navy) (2,396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
officers, and enlisted Navy diver (ND rating) personnel in the United States Navy who are qualified in underwater diving and salvage. Navy divers serve with
United States Sixth Fleet (4,694 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sixth Fleet is a numbered fleet of the United States Navy operating as part of United States Naval Forces Europe. The Sixth Fleet is headquartered
Underwater Demolition Team (7,630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Teams (UDT) were a special-purpose force established by the United States Navy during World War II. They came to be considered more elite and tactical during
Chief petty officer (582 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
non-commissioned officer in many navies and coast guards. "Chief petty officer" refers to two ranks in the Royal Canadian Navy. A chief petty officer 2nd class
Naval Postgraduate School (1,865 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Postgraduate School (NPS) is a public graduate school operated by the United States Navy and located in Monterey, California. It grants master's degrees, doctoral
Chaplain of the United States Marine Corps (557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by the officer serving as Deputy Chief of Chaplains of the United States Navy as a "dual hatted" billet since 2000. The CHMC oversees religious ministry
Good Conduct Medal (United States) (2,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of the oldest military awards of the United States Armed Forces. The U.S. Navy's variant of the Good Conduct Medal was established in 1869, the Marine Corps
Peruvian Navy (2,457 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Peruvian Navy (Spanish: Marina de Guerra del Perú, abbreviated MGP, literally "Peruvian War Navy") is the branch of the Peruvian Armed Forces tasked
HMNB Devonport (6,533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Royal Navy (the others being HMNB Clyde and HMNB Portsmouth) and is the sole nuclear repair and refuelling facility for the Royal Navy. The largest
Military police (12,181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
detainee handling. Army MPs, Navy MAs, Navy Sailors who possess the Navy Enlisted Classification (NEC) Code 2008 and 9575, Navy Sailors who have completed
USS Monitor (15,151 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
built for the Union Navy (United States Navy) during the American Civil War (1861–1865), the first such ship commissioned by the Navy. Monitor played a
List of United States naval aircraft (114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy and the United States Marine Corps. For a complete list of naval aircraft designated under the pre-1962 United States Navy designation
Chief of Chaplains of the United States Navy (373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chief of Chaplains of the United States Navy (CHC) is the Senior Chaplain in the Navy, the Head of the U.S. Navy Chaplain Corps, and the Director of Religious
Lieutenant (junior grade) (850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
abbreviations), is a junior commissioned officer rank of the United States Navy, the United States Coast Guard, the United States Public Health Service Commissioned
Ship prefix (2,320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of a nation's navy, and other prefixes for auxiliaries and ships of allied services, such as coast guards. For example, the modern navy of Japan adopts
Consolidated PBY Catalina (5,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
every branch of the United States Armed Forces and in the air forces and navies of many other nations. the last military PBYs served until the 1980s. As
Washington Naval Treaty (3,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
largest and most powerful navy, followed by the United States and more distantly by Japan, France and Italy. The British Royal Navy had interned the High
USS Pueblo (AGER-2) (6,910 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Pueblo (AGER-2) is a Banner-class environmental research ship, attached to Navy intelligence as a spy ship, which was attacked and captured by North Korean
Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (5,487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 3,275 units: 1,600 Army AJROTC units 794 Air Force AFJROTC units 619 Navy NJROTC units 260 Marine Corps MCJROTC units 2 Coast Guard CGJROTC units Prior
USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67) (4,024 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and the last conventionally powered carrier built for the United States Navy. The ship was named after the 35th President of the United States, John F
Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye (7,892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1950s and early 1960s by the Grumman Aircraft Company for the United States Navy as a replacement for the earlier, piston-engined E-1 Tracer, which was rapidly
Aide-de-camp (4,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NavyNavy Personnel Command. 8 August 2013. Retrieved 4 April 2014. "PERS-412 Flag Aide Nomination Availabilities List" (PDF). United States Navy
Commanding officer (1,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America's Navy: Commander Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet: Navy Officer Titles: Captain, http://www.public.navy.mil/surfor/Pages/Navy-Officer-Titles
United States Second Fleet (2,768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Second Fleet is a numbered fleet in the United States Navy responsible for the East Coast and North Atlantic Ocean. The Fleet was established
Galactic Empire (Star Wars) (5,638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the New Order. Organization of the Imperial Navy is assigned to the Moffs. At its peak, the Imperial Navy fields millions of warships, including an estimated
Service number (United States Navy) (1,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
United States Navy service numbers were created in 1920, one year after the close of the First World War. The creation of Navy service numbers coincided
Grand Fleet (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Grand Fleet was the main fleet of the Royal Navy during the First World War. Formed in August 1914 from the First Fleet and elements of the Second
Westland Lynx (10,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Algerian Navy  Brazil Brazilian Navy  Denmark Royal Danish Air Force  France French Navy  Germany German Navy  Malaysia Royal Malaysian Navy  Oman Royal
JAG (TV series) (4,989 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Advocate General) is an American legal drama television series with a U.S. Navy theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions
Monitor (warship) (3,898 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
armored but carried disproportionately large guns. They were used by some navies from the 1860s, during the First World War and with limited use in the Second
Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (4,098 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carolina and at Fort Rucker, Alabama. The Navy and Marine Corps SERE School has known locations at: the U.S. Navy Remote Training Site at Warner Springs
USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63) (6,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63), formerly CVA-63, is a decommissioned United States Navy supercarrier. It was the second naval ship named after Kitty Hawk, North
INS Viraat (2,298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a Centaur-class aircraft carrier of the Indian Navy. INS Viraat was the flagship of the Indian Navy before INS Vikramaditya was commissioned in 2013
Norfolk Naval Shipyard (2,329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Norfolk Navy Yard and abbreviated as NNSY, is a U.S. Navy facility in Portsmouth, Virginia, for building, remodeling, and repairing the Navy's ships.
Guided missile destroyer (1,418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pennant numbering, either prefixing or dropping it altogether. The U.S. Navy has adopted the classification DDG in the American hull classification system
Judge Advocate General's Corps, U.S. Navy (2,060 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Navy. The headquarters of the Judge Advocate General's Corps of the United States Department of the Navy is located at the Washington Navy Yard in
United States Naval Observatory (2,829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to produce Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) for the United States Navy and the United States Department of Defense. Located in Northwest Washington
Vice admiral (United States) (892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
VADM) is a three-star commissioned naval officer rank in the United States Navy, the United States Coast Guard, the United States Public Health Service Commissioned
Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (2,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy lieutenant. He was killed in action during World War II while serving as a land-based patrol bomber pilot, and was posthumously awarded the Navy
First Lord of the Admiralty (2,416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the First Lord of the Admiralty, was the political head of the Royal Navy who was the government's senior adviser on all naval affairs and responsible
Combat Action Ribbon (1,889 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Combat Action Ribbon (colloquially "CAR"), is a United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, and United States Coast Guard military decoration awarded
Explosive ordnance disposal (United States Navy) (1,795 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
United States Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal technicians render safe all types of ordnance, including improvised, chemical, biological, and nuclear.
E-boat (3,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
PT boats and British motor torpedo boats (MTBs). As a result, the Royal Navy later developed better-matched MTBs, using the Fairmile 'D' hull design.
United States naval reactors (1,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States naval reactors are nuclear reactors used by the United States Navy aboard certain ships to generate the steam used to produce power for propulsion
National Museum of the United States Navy (2,193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
National Museum of the United States Navy, or U.S. Navy Museum for short, is the flagship museum of the United States Navy and is located in the former Breech
Master-at-arms (United States Navy) (5,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
responsible for law enforcement and force protection in the United States Navy—equivalent to the United States Army Military Police, the United States Marine
Distinguished Service Cross (United States) (7,274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Honor. The Distinguished Service Cross is equivalent to the Navy and Marine Corps' Navy Cross, the Air Force and Space Force's Air Force Cross, and the
Sailor's Creed (554 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
SPIRIT OF THE NAVY AND THOSE WHO HAVE GONE BEFORE ME TO DEFEND FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY AROUND THE WORLD. I PROUDLY SERVE MY COUNTRY’S NAVY COMBAT TEAM WITH
List of active Royal Navy ships (1,529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Navy is the principal naval warfare service branch of the British Armed Forces. As of May 2020, there are 76 commissioned ships in the Royal Navy. Of
Douglas A-1 Skyraider (5,049 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy (USN), the United States Marine Corps (USMC), and the United States Air Force (USAF), and also saw service with the British Royal Navy, the
"V" device (2,556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"V" Device. The Coast Guard refers to it as the Valor Device, while the Navy and Marine Corps refer to it as the Combat Distinguishing Device or Combat
Mark Kelly (4,999 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(born February 21, 1964) is an American astronaut, engineer, and former U.S. Navy captain. The husband of former U.S. Representative Gabby Giffords, he is
Armed Forces of the Philippines (7,074 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Philippines. It consists of the three main service branches; the Army, the Navy (including the Marine Corps) and the Air Force. The President of the Philippines
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (1,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS & IMF), is a United States Navy shipyard covering 179 acres (0.7 km²) on Puget Sound at Bremerton, Washington
List of United States Navy four-star admirals (2,563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy. The rank of admiral (or full admiral, or four-star admiral) is the highest rank normally achievable in the U.S. Navy. It ranks above
United States Navy Memorial (1,833 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy Memorial, on Pennsylvania Avenue NW between 7th Street Northwest and 9th Street Northwest in Washington, D.C., honors those who
Sub-lieutenant (1,360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
officer rank. In many navies, a sub-lieutenant is a naval commissioned or subordinate officer, ranking below a lieutenant. In the Royal Navy (RN) the rank of
List of destroyer escorts of the United States Navy (470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of destroyer escorts of the United States Navy, listed in a table sortable by both name and hull-number. It includes the hull classification
Scuttling (3,348 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the United States Navy steam frigate USS Merrimack was among several ships Union forces set afire or scuttled at the Gosport Navy Yard (now Norfolk Naval
Boston Navy Yard (3,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Boston Navy Yard, originally called the Charlestown Navy Yard and later Boston Naval Shipyard, was one of the oldest shipbuilding facilities in the
David Dixon Porter (6,841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy admiral and a member of one of the most distinguished families in the history of the U.S. Navy. Promoted as the second U.S. Navy officer
Medical Corps (United States Navy) (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Medical Corps of the United States Navy is a staff corps consisting of military physicians in a variety of specialties. It is the senior corps among
Operation Red Wings (6,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
operations forces (SOF) units and assets, including members of the U.S. Navy SEALs and the U.S. Army Special Operations Command's 160th Special Operations
Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate (5,560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy and four for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). In addition, eight were built in Taiwan, six in Spain, and two in Australia for their navies. Former
List of submarine classes of the United States Navy (773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Submarines of the United States Navy are built in classes, using a single design for a number of boats. Minor variations occur as improvements are incorporated
List of United States naval officer designators (1,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a list of naval officer designators in the United States Navy. In the United States Navy, all active and reserve component officers are assigned to
Task force (2,714 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
single defined task or activity. Originally introduced by the United States Navy, the term has now caught on for general usage and is a standard part of NATO
Royal Naval Air Service (3,688 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) was the air arm of the Royal Navy, under the direction of the Admiralty's Air Department, and existed formally from
Light cruiser (1,667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The first small steam-powered cruisers were built for the British Royal Navy with HMS Mercury launched in 1878. Such second and third class protected
Matthew C. Perry (4,833 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Perry (April 10, 1794 – March 4, 1858) was a Commodore of the United States Navy who commanded ships in several wars, including the War of 1812 and the Mexican–American
Naval Sea Systems Command (993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) is the largest of the United States Navy's five "systems commands," or materiel (not to be confused with "material")
Naval Air Station Pensacola (5,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have IATA code NAS), "The Cradle of Naval Aviation", is a United States Navy base located next to Warrington, Florida, a community southwest of the Pensacola
John Warner (3,312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
attorney and former politician who served as the United States Secretary of the Navy from 1972 to 1974 and a five-term Republican U.S. Senator from Virginia from
List of World War II flying aces (827 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rickenbacker's World War I score of 26 victories. Tetsuzo Iwamoto, Japanese Navy fighter ace, often credited with being the top scoring Japanese ace Marmaduke
Master diver (United States Navy) (458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The United States Navy master diver is the highest warfare qualification obtainable by a member of U.S. Navy diving community. A master diver is an enlisted
RIM-66 Standard (2,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
secondary role as anti-ship missile, originally developed for the United States Navy (USN). A member of the Standard Missile family of weapons, the SM-1 was developed
United States Fourth Fleet (1,123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The U.S. Fourth Fleet is a United States Navy numbered fleet. It is the Naval Component Command of U.S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM). The Fourth Fleet
Future of the Indian Navy (2,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Indian Navy has been focusing on developing indigenous platforms, systems, sensors and weapons as part of the nation's modernisation and expansion
Chief of Naval Personnel (454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
manpower readiness for the United States Navy. As such the CNP is the highest ranking human resources officer in the Navy. The CNP also serves as Deputy Chief
PT boat (11,588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
patrol torpedo boat) was a motor torpedo boat used by the United States Navy in World War II. It was small, fast, and inexpensive to build, valued for
Montana-class battleship (8,491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
battleships were planned as successors of the Iowa class for the United States Navy, to be slower but larger, better armored, and with superior firepower. Five
Grumman F6F Hellcat (5,952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and to counter the Japanese Mitsubishi A6M Zero, it was the United States Navy's dominant fighter in the second half of the Pacific War, outdueling the
James Forrestal (5,565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
May 22, 1949) was the last Cabinet-level United States Secretary of the Navy and the first United States Secretary of Defense. He came from a very strict
Mitsubishi G4M (4,478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Industries, and operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy from 1940 to 1945. Its official designation is Mitsubishi Navy Type 1 attack bomber (一式陸上攻撃機, 一式陸攻 Ichishiki
Naval ranks and insignia of India (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The following graphs presents the officer ranks of the Indian Navy. These ranks generally correspond with those of Western militaries, and reflect those
Third-rate (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the rating system of the British Royal Navy, a third rate was a ship of the line which from the 1720s mounted between 64 and 80 guns, typically built
United States Navy Band (2,039 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy Band, based at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., has served as the official musical organization of the U.S. Navy since 1925
Home Fleet (2,311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Home Fleet was a fleet of the Royal Navy that operated from the United Kingdom's territorial waters from 1902 with intervals until 1967. Before the
Asiatic–Pacific Campaign Medal (1,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal. There were 21 Army and 48 Navy-Marine Corps official campaigns of the Pacific Theater, denoted on the suspension
Battlecruiser (10,118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
alongside the better-protected battleships. Battlecruisers served in the navies of the UK, Germany, the Ottoman Empire, Australia and Japan during World
Bureau of Naval Personnel (730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS) in the United States Department of the Navy is similar to the human resources department of a corporation. The bureau
Isoroku Yamamoto (7,409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 18, 1943) was a Japanese Marshal Admiral of the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) and the commander-in-chief of the Combined Fleet during World War II
Motor torpedo boat (1,718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
generally used for craft of the Royal Navy (RN) and Royal Canadian Navy boats. During the Second World War, the US Navy built several classes of marine V-12-powered
Defense Superior Service Medal (1,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral Ann E. Rondeau, Navy Vice Admiral Joe Sestak, Navy General John J. Sheehan, Marine Corps Rear Admiral Jacob L. Shuford, Navy Brigadier General Donald
Judge Advocate General of the Navy (629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Judge Advocate General of the Navy (JAG) is the highest-ranking uniformed lawyer in the United States Department of the Navy. The Judge Advocate General
Exocet (3,278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
air-launched Exocet was developed in 1974 and entered service with the French Navy five years later. The relatively compact missile is designed for attacking
Grumman F4F Wildcat (6,955 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aircraft that began service in 1940 with the United States Navy, and the British Royal Navy where it was known as the Martlet. First used by the British
Douglas SBD Dauntless (5,448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1940 through 1944. The SBD ("Scout Bomber Douglas") was the United States Navy's main carrier-based scout/dive bomber from mid-1940 through mid-1944. The
List of frigates of the United States Navy (213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of frigates of the United States Navy, sorted by hull number. It includes all of the hull classification symbols FF and FFG. Prior to the
Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (798 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC) serves as the single functional command to centrally manage current and future readiness, resources, manning
Quasi-War (2,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
undeclared. It involved two years of hostilities at sea, in which both navies and privateers attacked the other's shipping in the West Indies. Many of
Maersk Alabama hijacking (2,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eyl, Somalia. The siege ended after a rescue effort by the United States Navy on 12 April. It was the first successful pirate seizure of a ship registered
Landing Ship, Tank (10,390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
type has been removed from the U.S. Navy, and Spanish Navy, Chile, Australia, and Malaysia but serves on in the navies of Brazil, Mexico, Morocco, Taiwan
Amphibious transport dock (340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elements of a landing force for expeditionary warfare missions. Several navies currently operate this kind of ship. The ships are generally designed to
Washington Navy Yard (4,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Washington Navy Yard (WNY) is the former shipyard and ordnance plant of the United States Navy in Southeast Washington, D.C. It is the oldest shore
United States Navy Nurse Corps (4,345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy Nurse Corps was officially established by Congress in 1908; however, unofficially, women had been working as nurses aboard Navy ships and
Vought F-8 Crusader (6,652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vought for the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps (replacing the Vought F7U Cutlass), and for the French Navy. The first F-8 prototype was
Virginia-class submarine (9,187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fast-attack submarines, currently in the military service in the United States Navy. Designed by the General Dynamics's Electric Boat (EB) and the Huntington
Mediterranean Fleet (3,924 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mediterranean Station was a formation of the Royal Navy. The Fleet was one of the most prestigious commands in the navy for the majority of its history, defending
Admiral of the Fleet (Royal Navy) (2,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Fleet is a five-star naval officer rank and the highest rank of the Royal Navy formally established in 1688. The five-star NATO rank code is OF-10, equivalent
United States Tenth Fleet (1,968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fleet is a functional formation and a numbered fleet in the United States Navy. It was first created as an anti-submarine warfare coordinating organization
River-class frigate (1,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Navy (RN) and Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), with some serving in the other Allied navies: the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), the Free French Navy (FFN)
Operation Deep Freeze (2,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
US Antarctic bases, coordinated by the United States military. The U.S. Navy already had a record of earlier exploration in Antarctica. As early as 1839
Fletcher-class destroyer (1,940 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
serve during the Korean War and into the Vietnam War. The United States Navy commissioned 175 Fletcher-class destroyers between 1942 and 1944, more than
USS Nimitz (5,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
USS Nimitz (CVN-68) is a supercarrier of the United States Navy, and the lead ship of her class. One of the largest warships in the world, she was laid
Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald (6,751 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cochrane between 1778 and 1831, was a British naval flag officer of the Royal Navy, mercenary and radical politician. He was a daring and successful captain
United States Naval Institute (1,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
50,000 members, mostly active and retired personnel of the United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. The organization also has members in over
Navy Supply Corps (1,347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Supply Corps is the United States Navy staff corps concerned with supply, logistics, combat support, readiness, contracting, and fiscal matters
Landing Ship, Tank (10,390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
type has been removed from the U.S. Navy, and Spanish Navy, Chile, Australia, and Malaysia but serves on in the navies of Brazil, Mexico, Morocco, Taiwan
United States naval districts (1,860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
U.S. Navy military and administrative command ashore. Apart from Naval District Washington, the Districts were disestablished and renamed Navy Regions
Maersk Alabama hijacking (2,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eyl, Somalia. The siege ended after a rescue effort by the United States Navy on 12 April. It was the first successful pirate seizure of a ship registered
United States Navy Chaplain Corps (3,325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Chaplain Corps of the United States Navy consists of clergy who are commissioned naval officers. Their principal purpose is "to promote the spiritual
List of airships of the United States Navy (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
List of airships of the United States Navy identifies the airships of the United States Navy by type, identification, and class. ZMC-2, a metalclad-airship
United States Fleet Activities Yokosuka (1,944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yokosuka (司令官艦隊活動横須賀, Shirei-kan kantai katsudō Yokosuka) is a United States Navy base in Yokosuka, Japan. Its mission is to maintain and operate base facilities
Organization of the United States Marine Corps (4,102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marine Corps is organized within the Department of the Navy, which is led by the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV). The most senior Marine commissioned officer
American Campaign Medal (1,009 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
inches wide. The obverse was designed by Thomas Hudson Jones. It shows a Navy cruiser underway with a B-24 Liberator bomber flying overhead. In the foreground
Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (1,271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
agency of the United States Department of the Navy that manages health care activities for the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps. BUMED operates
John Young (astronaut) (3,519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and joined the U.S. Navy. After serving at sea during the Korean War he became a naval aviator, and
Parachutist Badge (United States) (2,912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
same Senior and Master Parachutist Badges while the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps issue the Navy and Marine Corps Parachutist Badge to advanced parachutists
Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King (6,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
turboshaft engines. The Sea King has its origins in efforts by the United States Navy as a means of counteracting the growing threat of Soviet submarines during
Commodore (United States) (3,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
title and later a rank in the United States Navy, United States Coast Guard and the Confederate States Navy. For over two centuries, the designation has
United States Navy Experimental Diving Unit (3,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU or NAVXDIVINGU) is the primary source of diving and hyperbaric operational guidance for the US Navy. It is
Vice-admiral (Royal Navy) (508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Vice-admiral is a flag officer rank of the British Royal Navy and equates to the NATO rank code OF-8. It is immediately superior to the rear admiral rank
American submarine NR-1 (2,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Deep Submergence Vessel NR-1 was a unique United States Navy (USN) nuclear-powered ocean engineering and research submarine, built by the Electric Boat
Naval Network Warfare Command (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval Network Warfare Command (NETWARCOM) is the United States Navy's information operations, intelligence, networks and space unit. Naval Network Warfare
Ohio-class submarine (2,940 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ohio class of nuclear-powered submarines includes the United States Navy's 14 ballistic missile submarines (SSBNs) and its four cruise missile submarines
List of United States Navy escort aircraft carriers (275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy had a sizable fleet of escort aircraft carriers during World War II and the era that followed. These ships were both quicker and
Ballistic missile submarine (3,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBMs) with nuclear warheads. The United States Navy's hull classification symbols for ballistic missile submarines are SSB and
Rear admiral (Royal Navy) (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rear admiral (RAdm) is a flag officer rank of the British Royal Navy. It is immediately superior to commodore and is subordinate to vice admiral. It is
Flying boat (5,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Aix-les-Bains, using a five-seat Sanchez-Besa from 1 August 1912. The French Navy ordered its first floatplane in 1912. In 1911–12 François Denhaut constructed
List of ships of the line of the United States Navy (304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of ships of the line of the United States Navy. Because of the operating expense, a number of these were never launched. These ships were
Pete Conrad (4,030 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Princeton University—being the first Ivy League astronaut—and joined the U.S. Navy. In 1954 he received his naval aviator wings, served as a fighter pilot and
Newport News Shipbuilding (3,880 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
designer, builder and refueler of United States Navy aircraft carriers and one of two providers of U.S. Navy submarines. Founded as the Chesapeake Dry Dock
Naval history of World War II (10,907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the beginning of World War II the Royal Navy was still the strongest navy in the world, with the largest number of warships built and with naval bases
John Connally (5,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kennedy to appoint Connally to the position of United States Secretary of the Navy. Connally left the Kennedy Administration in December 1961 to run for Governor
Patriot League (2,400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
– Bucknell 2011 – Bucknell 2012 – Navy 2013 – Bucknell 2014 – Navy 2015 – Navy 2016 – Navy 2017 – Navy 2018 – Navy Men's tournament champion, runner-up
5"/38 caliber gun (7,164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
installed into Single Purpose and Dual Purpose mounts used primarily by the US Navy. On these 5" mounts, Single Purpose (SP) means that the mount is limited
Joint Typhoon Warning Center (1,253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) is a joint United States Navy – United States Air Force command located in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The JTWC is responsible
List of submarines of the Royal Navy (801 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of Royal Navy submarines, arranged chronologically. Submarines that are currently active and commissioned are shown below in bold. Holland
Baltic Fleet (4,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fleet of the Russian Navy in the Baltic Sea. Established 18 May 1703, under Tsar Peter the Great as part of the Imperial Russian Navy, the Baltic Fleet is
Cammell Laird (1,899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Wales (1941) and the largest vessel to have been built for the Royal Navy up to that time, HMS Ark Royal (1950). In 1898, Cammell provided the half-inch
United States Fleet Forces Command (4,908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Forces Command (USFF) is a service component command of the United States Navy that provides naval forces to a wide variety of U.S. forces. The naval resources
Naval Legal Service Command (61 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Service Command is a command of the United States Navy that provides legal services for members of the Navy and Marine Corps. It is responsible for running
Naval Supply Systems Command (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy. Headquartered in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, the NAVSUP and Navy Supply Corps team deliver logistics and support to the Navy. The current
Zumwalt-class destroyer (9,685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Zumwalt-class destroyer is a class of three United States Navy guided missile destroyers designed as multi-mission stealth ships with a focus on land
List of aircraft carriers (4,119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
light carrier in service from 1946 to 1948; returned to Royal Navy and sold to Argentine Navy as ARA Independencia (V-1); carrier in service from 1959 to
United States military occupation code (3,223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(AFSC) is used. In the United States Navy, a system of naval ratings and designators are used along with the Navy Enlisted Classification (NEC) system
Mare Island Naval Shipyard (3,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Mare Island Naval Shipyard (MINSY) was the first United States Navy base established on the Pacific Ocean. It is located 25 miles northeast of San
Cuban Revolutionary Armed Forces (3,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy was assessed as being 3,000 strong (including up to 550+ Navy Infantry) by the IISS with six Osa-II and one Pauk-class corvette. The Cuban Navy also
AgustaWestland AW101 (10,112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
helicopter. SH-101A Italian Navy designation for the MP variant. EH-101A Italian Navy designation for the AEW variant. MH-101A Italian Navy designation for the
Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium is an open-air stadium located off the campus of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Opened in 1959
Merchant Navy (United Kingdom) (3,057 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Merchant Navy is the maritime register of the United Kingdom, and comprises the seagoing commercial interests of UK-registered ships and their crews
United States Navy Dental Corps (2,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dental Corps of the United States Navy consists of naval officers who have a doctorate in either dental surgery (DDS) or dental medicine (DMD) and
Flying boat (5,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Aix-les-Bains, using a five-seat Sanchez-Besa from 1 August 1912. The French Navy ordered its first floatplane in 1912. In 1911–12 François Denhaut constructed
STA-21 (310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
STA-21 or Seaman to Admiral - 21 is the U.S. Navy's commissioning program for the 21st century and is designed to enable active-duty sailors to get a college
Trieste (bathyscaphe) (1,748 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1960, Jacques Piccard (son of the boat's designer Auguste Piccard) and US Navy Lieutenant Don Walsh achieved the goal of Project Nekton. It was the first
List of United States Navy escort aircraft carriers (275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy had a sizable fleet of escort aircraft carriers during World War II and the era that followed. These ships were both quicker and
Naval Network Warfare Command (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval Network Warfare Command (NETWARCOM) is the United States Navy's information operations, intelligence, networks and space unit. Naval Network Warfare
Chatham Dockyard (10,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chatham Dockyard was a Royal Navy Dockyard located on the River Medway in Kent. Established in Chatham in the mid-16th century, the dockyard subsequently
Frogman (3,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
needed] and later was claimed by John Spence, an enlisted member of the U.S. Navy and member of the OSS Maritime Unit, to have been applied to him while he
USS Wisconsin (BB-64) (7,760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(BB-64) is an Iowa-class battleship, the second ship of the United States Navy to be named in honor of the U.S. state of Wisconsin. She was built at the
Patriot League (2,400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
– Bucknell 2011 – Bucknell 2012 – Navy 2013 – Bucknell 2014 – Navy 2015 – Navy 2016 – Navy 2017 – Navy 2018 – Navy Men's tournament champion, runner-up
United States Naval Test Pilot School (452 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Patuxent River, Maryland, provides instruction to experienced United States Navy, Marine Corps, Army, Air Force, and foreign military experimental test pilots
Camp David (1,884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
provided by the Seabees, Civil Engineer Corps (CEC), and the United States Navy and the United States Marine Corps. Naval construction battalions are tasked
Jane's Information Group (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jane's Military Communications, Jane's World Air Forces, Jane's World Navies, and Jane's World Railways. Periodicals include Jane's Airport Review(discontinued)
Doris Miller (4,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
12, 1919 – November 24, 1943) was an American sailor in the United States Navy. He manned anti-aircraft guns during the attack on Pearl Harbor on December
Naval Safety Center (486 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Naval Safety Center is a U.S. Navy organization. In May 1968, the Naval Aviation Safety Center and the Submarine Safety Center, located in New London
USS LST-849 (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LST-542-class tank landing ship in the United States Navy during World War II. Late in her U.S. Navy career, she was renamed Johnson County (LST-849)—after
United States Navy Dental Corps (2,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dental Corps of the United States Navy consists of naval officers who have a doctorate in either dental surgery (DDS) or dental medicine (DMD) and
Admiral of the fleet (994 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
admiral of the fleet or fleet admiral (sometimes also known as admiral of the navy or grand admiral) is a military naval officer of the highest rank. In many
Submarine rescue ship (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(ASR-22) MSSARS 9316 - Vietnam People's Navy India-class submarine "Anteo - Marina Militare". "File:US Navy 050628-N-1464F-001 The Italian submarine
Protected cruiser (2,394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which also had a belt of armour along the sides. From the late 1850s, navies began to replace their fleets of wooden ships-of-the-line with armoured
Navy Medical Service Corps (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy Medical Service Corps is a staff corps of the U.S. Navy, consisting of officers engaged in medical support duties. It includes healthcare
Ottoman Navy (5,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval ensigns of the Empire The Ottoman Navy (Ottoman Turkish: دوننماى همايون‎ or Turkish: Osmanlı Donanması), also known as the Ottoman Fleet, was established
Special Boat Service (7,534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Boat Service (SBS) is the special forces unit of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy. The SBS can trace its origins back to the Second World War when the Army
Avro 504 (3,850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Avrushka copy. Kingdom of Spain Spanish Navy Spanish Republican Navy  Sweden Swedish Air Force Swedish Navy   Switzerland Swiss Air Force  Siam (Thailand)
Fifth-rate (659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the rating system of the British Royal Navy used to categorise sailing warships, a fifth rate was the second smallest class of warships in a hierarchical
Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium is an open-air stadium located off the campus of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Opened in 1959
Commander (Royal Navy) (718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Commander (often abbreviated Cdr) is a senior officer rank of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom. It is immediately junior to captain and immediately
General of the Armies (4,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rank. The rank of General of the Armies is equivalent to the Admiral of the Navy and is senior to General of the Army, General of the Air Force, and Fleet
French Armed Forces (2,721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Armed Forces (French: Forces armées françaises) encompass the Army, the Navy, the Air Force, the National Guard and the Gendarmerie of the French Republic
Navy Supply Corps School (153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Supply Corps School (NSCS) is a 27-week training and "Basic Qualification Course" (BQC) in the United States. Those who complete the course become
Military history of the United States (11,122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Continental Congress in 1775 established the Continental Army, Continental Navy, and Continental Marines and named General George Washington its commander
USS New Jersey (BB-62) (11,497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
is an Iowa-class battleship, and was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named after the US state of New Jersey. New Jersey earned more battle
Lone Survivor (10,181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the war in Afghanistan, it dramatizes the unsuccessful United States Navy SEALs counter-insurgent mission Operation Red Wings, during which a four-man
List of monitors of the United States Navy (712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of all monitors of the United States Navy. While the most famous name is represented in this list, many monitors held multiple names during
William Golding (1,989 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Judith (born July, 1945). During World War II, Golding joined the Royal Navy in 1940. He served in a destroyer which was briefly involved in the pursuit
Roman navy (9,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Roman navy (Latin: Classis, lit. 'fleet') comprised the naval forces of the ancient Roman state. The navy was instrumental in the Roman conquest of
Assistant Secretary of the Navy (662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Assistant Secretary of the Navy (ASN) is the title given to certain civilian senior officials in the United States Department of the Navy. From 1861 to 1954,
UGM-27 Polaris (7,984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ballistic missile. As the United States Navy's first SLBM, it served from 1961 to 1996. In the mid-1950s the Navy was involved in the Jupiter missile project
Chief of the Naval Staff (India) (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
commander and the highest-ranking officer in the Indian Navy. The position is abbreviated CNS in Indian Navy cables and communication, and is always held by a
Republic of Korea Armed Forces (3,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shipbuilding industry, the ROK Navy has embarked on a rigorous modernization plan with ambitions to become a blue-water navy in the 2020s. The ROK military
Awards and decorations of the Indian Armed Forces (526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
warrant the grant of gallantry awards. Eligible personnel include all Army, Navy and Air Force personnel including personnel of the Reserve Forces, Territorial
List of torpedo boats of the United States Navy (265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This list of torpedo boats of the United States Navy includes all ships with the hull classification symbol TB. USS Cushing (TB-1) USS Ericsson (TB-2)
George Lincoln Rockwell (4,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
politician and neo-Nazi. In 1959, he was discharged from the United States Navy because of his political views, and then founded the American Nazi Party
Vice Chief of Naval Operations (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the second highest-ranking commissioned United States Navy officer in the Department of the Navy and functions as the principal deputy of the Chief of
Royal Navy ratings rank insignia (1,279 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of British Royal Navy ratings rank insignia. Ratings in the Royal Navy include trade badges on the right sleeve to indicate a specific
United States Navy Ceremonial Guard (757 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy Ceremonial Guard is the official ceremonial unit of the United States Navy. It is responsible for the performance of public duties
Navy Enlisted Classification (1,115 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Enlisted Classification (NEC) system supplements the rating designators for enlisted members of the United States Navy. A naval rating and NEC
Battle of Hampton Roads (7,530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
steam frigate USS Merrimack, newest warship for the United States Navy / Union Navy) and several supporting vessels. On the first day of battle, they
Ottoman Navy (5,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval ensigns of the Empire The Ottoman Navy (Ottoman Turkish: دوننماى همايون‎ or Turkish: Osmanlı Donanması), also known as the Ottoman Fleet, was established
Boatswain (1,586 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in later editions. The rank of boatswain is the oldest rank in the Royal Navy, and its origins can be traced back to the year 1040. In that year, when
George Lincoln Rockwell (4,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
politician and neo-Nazi. In 1959, he was discharged from the United States Navy because of his political views, and then founded the American Nazi Party
List of United States Navy ships: W–Z (3,063 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This section of the list of United States Navy ships contains all ships of the United States Navy with names beginning with W to Z. For a list exclusively
Vice Chief of Naval Operations (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the second highest-ranking commissioned United States Navy officer in the Department of the Navy and functions as the principal deputy of the Chief of
5/16 inch star (703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
denote subsequent awards for specific decorations of the Department of the Navy, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric
List of steam frigates of the United States Navy (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bauer, Karl Jack; Roberts, Stephen S. (1991). Register of ships of the U.S. Navy, 1775-1990. Greenwood Publishing Group. ISBN 978-0-313-26202-9. A Naval Encyclopædia:
List of sloops of war of the United States Navy (230 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of sloops of war of the United States Navy. USS Adams (1799) USS Albany (1846) USS Alligator (1813) USS Belle Italia (1862) USS Boston (1825)
Naval Air Systems Command (951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for the United States Navy. It is one of the various Navy systems commands, and was established in 1966 as the successor to the Navy's Bureau of Naval Weapons
List of United States Navy people (1,982 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the U.S. Navy. Andrew Baldwin – doctor and the bachelor for Season 10 of The Bachelor Commodore John Barry – "Father of the American Navy" W. W. Behrens
United States military divers (1,092 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
US employs divers in several branches of the armed forces, including the navy, army, marines, air force and coast guard. Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit
United States Navy Senior Enlisted Academy (659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy Senior Enlisted Academy provides education and training for senior and master chief petty officers. Most of the students are active-duty
List of units of the United States Navy (2,112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This article is a list of commands of the United States Navy. The list is organized along administrative chains of command (CoC), and does not include
U.S. Navy Diving Manual (2,250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for merging. › The U.S. Navy Diving Manual is a book used by the US Navy for diver training and diving operations. The US Navy first provided a diving
Ceremonial ship launching (3,822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Secretary of the Navy Benjamin F. Tracy wet the bow of Maine, the Navy's first steel battleship, with champagne at the New York Navy Yard on November
McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II (11,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is used by the United States Marine Corps (USMC), the Spanish Navy, and the Italian Navy. A variant of the AV-8B, the British Aerospace Harrier II, was
Roman navy (9,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Roman navy (Latin: Classis, lit. 'fleet') comprised the naval forces of the ancient Roman state. The navy was instrumental in the Roman conquest of
SEALAB (2,195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
III were experimental underwater habitats developed by the United States Navy in the 1960s to prove the viability of saturation diving and humans living
List of torpedo boats of the United States Navy (265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This list of torpedo boats of the United States Navy includes all ships with the hull classification symbol TB. USS Cushing (TB-1) USS Ericsson (TB-2)
List of United States Navy ships: N–O (2,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This section of the list of United States Navy ships contains all ships of the United States Navy with names beginning with N and O. For a list exclusively
List of United States Navy ships: I–K (3,164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This section of the list of United States Navy ships contains all ships of the United States Navy with names beginning with I, J and K. For a list exclusively
United States Armed Forces School of Music (1,594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy School of Music (formerly and still widely known as the U.S. Armed Forces School of Music) is a United States Navy school located at Joint Expeditionary
Master jet base (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the United States Navy, a master jet base is a naval air station with permanent basing and homeporting of carrier-based tactical jet squadrons (e.g
Chief of the Naval Staff (India) (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
commander and the highest-ranking officer in the Indian Navy. The position is abbreviated CNS in Indian Navy cables and communication, and is always held by a
Sea Service Ribbon (1,732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A Sea Service Ribbon is an award of the United States Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard, the U.S. Army, and the NOAA Commissioned Officer Corps
Tingey House (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chief of Naval Operations of the United States Navy. Built in 1804, it is located at the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., and is part of the Yard's
BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PS-15) (3,209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
offshore patrol vessel of the Philippine Navy and the lead ship of her class. She is the second ship of the Philippine Navy to be named after Gregorio del Pilar
Flotilla leader (612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
flotilla leader was a warship of late 19th century and early 20th century navies suitable for commanding a flotilla of destroyers or other small warships
List of United States Navy ships: D–F (4,359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This section of the list of United States Navy ships contains all ships of the United States Navy with names beginning with D, E and F. For a list exclusively
Japan during World War I (2,181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lanes in the West Pacific and Indian Oceans against the Imperial German Navy as the member of the Allies. Politically, the Japanese Empire seized the
Naval ranks and insignia of Pakistan (77 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the Pakistan Navy, there are various Naval ranks and insignia that identify their roles as commanding officers and varies with their responsibilities
RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile (1,608 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greek, Turkish, South Korean, Saudi Arabian, Egyptian, Mexican and U.S. Navies. It was intended originally and used primarily as a point-defense weapon
List of United States Navy ships: Q–R (2,338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This section of the list of United States Navy ships contains all ships of the United States Navy with names beginning with Q and R. For a list exclusively
Kenneth Braithwaite (1,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kenneth John Braithwaite II is the 77th United States Secretary of the Navy. He was nominated by President Donald Trump on March 2, 2020 and was sworn
Master chief petty officer (1,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy master chief petty officer collar insignia United States Navy master chief petty officer shoulderboard United States Navy rating badge
John Franklin (4,196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Franklin KCH FLS FRGS (16 April 1786 – 11 June 1847) was a British Royal Navy officer and explorer of the Arctic. Franklin also served as Lieutenant-Governor
Officer candidate (1,823 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the German Army and German Air Force. Officer designates in the German Navy go through the corresponding ranks of Seekadett, Fähnrich zur See and Oberfähnrich
Hector Barbossa (2,706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
appears as a Pirate Lord in At World's End (2007), a privateer with the Royal Navy in On Stranger Tides (2011), and finally as the rich and influential leader
List of destroyer classes of the Royal Navy (1,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of destroyer classes of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom, organised chronologically by entry into service. In 1913, the surviving members
USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) (5,396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fourth Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carrier in the United States Navy. She is named in honor of Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United
Navy Weeks (616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy Weeks are designed to educate Americans on the importance of Naval service, understand the investment they make in their Navy and to increase awareness
Oberleutnant zur See (238 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or OLZS in the German Navy, Oblt.z.S. in the Kriegsmarine) is traditionally the highest rank of Lieutenant in the German Navy. It is grouped as OF-1a
Andrew Hull Foote (1,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Navy. Between 1822 and 1843, Foote saw service in the Caribbean, Pacific, and Mediterranean, African Coast and at the Philadelphia Navy Yard. He
John Philip Sousa (4,813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
years old, which was the mandatory retirement age for Navy officers. During the war, he led the Navy Band at the Great Lakes Naval Station near Chicago,
Battle of Copenhagen (1807) (3,953 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Russian pressure to pledge its fleet to Napoleon. In September 1807, the Royal Navy bombarded Copenhagen, seizing the Danish fleet, and assured use of the sea
Deputy Judge Advocate General of the Navy (181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Judge Advocate General of the Navy (DJAG) is the second highest ranking JAG officer and lawyer in the United States Navy. As part of the Judge Advocate