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United States Navy SEALs (16,075 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) (5,708 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"
Medal of Honor (14,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army, Navy, and Air Force. Personnel of the Marine Corps and Coast Guard receive the Navy version. The Medal of Honor was introduced for the Navy in 1861
United States Marine Corps (15,633 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 seven
United States Secretary of the Navy (1,058 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
Blue Angels (9,902 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Blue Angels is the United States Navy's flight demonstration squadron which was initially formed in 1946, making it the second oldest formal aerobatic
List of current ships of the United States Navy (3,757 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy has approximately 490 ships in both active service and the reserve fleet, with approximately 90 more in either the planning and
United States Navy officer rank insignia (1,966 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
USS Nimitz UFO incident (2,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reports describe the sighting of an "unidentified flying object" by six Navy Super Hornet fighter jets. Thirteen years after the incident, in December
List of aircraft carriers of the United States Navy (1,993 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
Attack on Pearl Harbor (12,822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Harbor was a surprise preemptive military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service upon the United States (a neutral country at the time) against
Frigate (6,348 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
Chris Kyle (4,255 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
Commendation Medal (2,130 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
United States Department of the Navy (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Department of the Navy was established by an Act of Congress on 30 April 1798 (initiated by the recommendation of James McHenry), to
United States Navy Reserve (3,343 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 United States Navy enlisted rates (2,670 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
Navy Cross (2,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Cross is the United States military's second-highest decoration awarded for valor in combat. The Navy Cross is awarded primarily to a member of
Corvette (1,933 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
List of United States Navy ratings (2,203 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
Rear admiral (1,411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also sometimes referred to as "flag officers" or "flag ranks". In many navies it is referred to as a two-star rank (OF-7)/(O-7). It originated from the
SEAL Team Six (3,659 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). It is often referred
Republic of China Navy (4,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
China Navy (ROCN; Chinese: 中華民國海軍; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Mínguó Hǎijūn) is the maritime branch of the Republic of China Armed Forces. The ROC Navy's primary
Commander (2,489 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
Admiralty (3,463 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
List of United States Navy ratings (2,203 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
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet (13,086 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
Ensign (rank) (2,616 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
Battleship (10,970 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
Bronze Star Medal (2,134 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
Chief of Naval Operations (1,573 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
Joint Chiefs of Staff (3,547 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, and Air Force, and the chief of the National Guard Bureau, all appointed
Vice admiral (1,231 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Uniforms of the United States Navy (8,769 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
USS Enterprise (CVN-65) (8,372 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
Torpedo (10,567 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:
McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II (13,755 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
USS Constitution (13,715 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
Grace Hopper (5,785 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
Merchant navy (1,605 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
Arleigh Burke-class destroyer (7,092 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
Grumman F-14 Tomcat (15,303 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
Mitsubishi A6M Zero (10,042 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)
History of the United States Navy (14,663 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", but a small respected force of sailing ships that was also notable
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
John Paul Jones (5,836 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
Sikorsky SH-60 Seahawk (6,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Seahawk (or Sea Hawk) is a twin turboshaft engine, multi-mission United States Navy helicopter based on the United States Army UH-60 Black Hawk and a member
Army–Navy Game (2,769 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
Naval Criminal Investigative Service (7,610 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
Awards and decorations of the United States Armed Forces (2,008 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 (8,092 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an officer of the junior-most rank, in the Royal Navy, United States Navy, and many Commonwealth navies. Commonwealth countries which use the rank include
Naval Vessel Register (561 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
Tennessee Titans (3,257 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
Harpoon (missile) (3,659 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
Silver Star (2,358 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
Sloop-of-war (2,536 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
Ernest Borgnine (3,929 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
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON /ˈmɪkpɒn/) is a unique non-commissioned rank and position of office of the United States Navy, which has with it the
Major general (2,841 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, it
Seabee (26,425 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). Their nickname is a heterograph
United States Navy reserve fleets (1,297 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
Military Sealift Command (4,691 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
Richard E. Byrd (6,686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Navy. This assignment brought Byrd into contact with high-ranking officials and dignitaries including then Assistant Secretary of the Navy Franklin
Ernest Borgnine (3,929 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
United States Secretary of Defense (3,995 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
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
Sloop-of-war (2,536 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
Dreadnought (13,153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of battleship in the early 20th century. The first of its kind, the Royal Navy's HMS Dreadnought, made such a strong impression on people's minds when launched
Roger Staubach (3,259 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 the Dallas Cowboys
List of equipment of the United States Navy (469 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
Douglas DC-3 (4,188 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
Meritorious Unit Commendation (1,454 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
USS Indianapolis (CA-35) (6,634 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Indianapolis (CL/CA-35) was a Portland-class heavy cruiser of the United States Navy, named for the city of Indianapolis, Indiana. Launched in 1931, the vessel
United States Navy reserve fleets (1,297 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
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (467 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
Fleet Air Arm (5,466 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 operation of naval aircraft. The Fleet Air Arm recently
United States Pacific Fleet (2,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a Pacific Ocean theater-level component command of the United States Navy that provides naval forces to the United States Indo-Pacific Command. Fleet
List of destroyers of the United States Navy (364 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
Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet (13,683 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
previous month. The Super Hornet entered service with the United States Navy in 2001, replacing the Grumman F-14 Tomcat, which was retired in 2006; the
Hull classification symbol (6,322 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
First lieutenant (1,642 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
Cruiser (13,992 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
Badges of the United States Navy (4,987 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
Brooklyn Navy Yard (22,040 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
Bangladesh Navy (3,960 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
United States Seventh Fleet (4,226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Seventh Fleet is a numbered fleet (a military formation) of the United States Navy. It is headquartered at U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka, in Yokosuka, Kanagawa
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
U-boat (5,143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
declare war on both Germany and Italy on August 22 1942. Austro-Hungarian Navy submarines were also known as U-boats. The first submarine built in Germany
Navy Midshipmen football (7,407 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
List of submarines of the United States Navy (274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of submarines of the United States Navy, listed by hull number and by name. The Virginia-class boats are the newest class of attack submarines
Destroyer escort (2,432 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
Tomahawk (missile) (5,562 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
David Farragut (5,271 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
Naval War College (3,423 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
Dan Crenshaw (2,558 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 Representative for Texas's
Fuel oil (4,190 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
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
Chester W. Nimitz (4,923 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 Malaysian Navy (5,137 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 (2,465 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
Ship commissioning (2,465 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
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
Warrant officer (4,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
virtue of seniority. The rank was first used in the 13th century in the Royal Navy and is today used in most services in many countries, including the Commonwealth
Captain (United States) (882 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
United States Naval Special Warfare Command (4,561 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
Joint Typhoon Warning Center (1,243 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
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
Anguilla (5,004 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
List of United States Navy amphibious warfare ships (5,098 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
Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (2,023 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
Armed Forces of the Philippines (7,004 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
Structure of the United States Navy (3,415 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
Littoral combat ship (12,723 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
United States Under Secretary of the Navy (83 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 (2,256 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
Imperial Russian Navy (5,829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Imperial Russian Navy (Russian: Российский императорский флот) was the navy of the Russian Empire from 1696 to 1917. It was formally established in
Sunita Williams (2,420 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Williams (born September 19, 1965) is an American astronaut and United States Navy officer of Indo-Slovenian descent.She formerly held the records for total
Admiral (Royal Navy) (1,807 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 Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program (2,480 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
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
Canadian Armed Forces (5,886 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
Captain (United States O-6) (1,280 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
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
United States Naval Aviator (4,422 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
Phalanx CIWS (3,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
swiveling base, the Phalanx has been used by multiple navies around the world, notably the U.S. Navy, which deploys it on every class of surface combat ship
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
Officer Candidate School (United States Navy) (1,460 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
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
Old Navy (1,157 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
Jack of the United States (1,066 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
Ship prefix (2,258 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
Chief petty officer (578 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
British Armed Forces (7,379 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
Pakistan Armed Forces (13,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
countries. The armed forces comprise four main service branches – Army, Navy, Air Force and paramilitary forces and the Strategic Plans Division Force
Vought F4U Corsair (13,793 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
carrier-based aircraft, and entered service in large numbers with the U.S. Navy in late 1944 and early 1945. It quickly became one of the most capable carrier-based
Iowa-class battleship (14,779 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
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
Lockheed P-3 Orion (9,952 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
United States Fifth Fleet (3,538 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
Ship prefix (2,258 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
Peruvian Navy (2,430 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
Chief petty officer (578 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
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
Jack of the United States (1,066 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
Lockheed P-3 Orion (9,952 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
Commander (United States) (1,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the British Navy subsumed as the third and lowest of three grades of captain given the various sizes of ships. The American [Continental Navy] had the tri-graded
Battle of Trafalgar (9,751 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 Third Fleet (2,256 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
Pakistan Armed Forces (13,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
countries. The armed forces comprise four main service branches – Army, Navy, Air Force and paramilitary forces and the Strategic Plans Division Force
Imperial Russian Navy (5,829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Imperial Russian Navy (Russian: Российский императорский флот) was the navy of the Russian Empire from 1696 to 1917. It was formally established in
Overseas Service Ribbon (1,617 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
USS Missouri (BB-63) (8,141 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
Presidential Unit Citation (United States) (4,647 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
Fleet Week (3,692 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fleet Week is a United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, and United States Coast Guard tradition in which active military ships recently deployed
List of United States Navy aircraft squadrons (6,482 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
USS Maine (ACR-1) (11,238 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
USS Maine (ACR-1) was a United States Navy ship that sank in Havana Harbor in February 1898, contributing to the outbreak of the Spanish–American War in
Syrian Armed Forces (5,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Syrian Arab Republic. They consist of the Syrian Arab Army, Syrian Arab Navy, Syrian Arab Air Force, Syrian Arab Air Defense Force, and several paramilitary
List of United States Navy weapons (142 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
Union Navy (3,338 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
Chief of staff (1,285 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
Escort carrier (3,496 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
Naval Station Norfolk (1,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval Station Norfolk, is a United States Navy base in Norfolk, Virginia. It supports naval forces in the United States Fleet Forces Command, those operating
Minesweeper (1,438 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
Captain (Royal Navy) (355 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
Nuclear submarine (3,237 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
Assistant Secretary of the Navy (671 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,
Consolidated PBY Catalina (5,045 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. During World War II, PBYs were used in anti-submarine
Legion of Merit (2,535 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
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
Sub-lieutenant (1,330 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
Good Conduct Medal (United States) (2,378 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
Non-commissioned officer (2,850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consisting of sergeants and petty officers 2nd class. In the Royal Canadian Navy, however, the accepted definition of "NCO" reflects the international use
Fleet Marine Force (674 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
United States Navy Band (2,045 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy Band, based at the historic Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., has served the United States of America as the official musical
Explosive ordnance disposal (United States Navy) (1,800 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.
Flower-class corvette (5,493 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
First Lord of the Admiralty (2,352 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
Flag of the United States Navy (965 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
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
Sailor's Creed (480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sailor's Creed is a code of ethics of the United States Navy, originally developed for the promotion of personal excellence. The first version of the
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
Nimitz-class aircraft carrier (6,422 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
Boston Navy Yard (3,773 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
Anchors Aweigh (1,164 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
Norfolk Naval Shipyard (2,331 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.
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
National Museum of the United States Navy (2,143 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
Sailor's Creed (480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sailor's Creed is a code of ethics of the United States Navy, originally developed for the promotion of personal excellence. The first version of the
Impressment (5,844 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with or without notice. 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 active Royal Navy ships (1,431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Navy is the principal naval warfare service branch of the British Armed Forces. As of September 2019, there are 75 commissioned ships in the
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
Special warfare combatant-craft crewmen (3,312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
used to conduct special operations missions, particularly those of the U.S. Navy SEALs. Individually, SEALs and SWCC go through similar but separate specialized
Admiral of the Navy (United States) (999 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Admiral of the Navy (abbreviated as AN) is the highest possible rank in the United States Navy. The rank is equated to that of a six-star admiral
Grumman TBF Avenger (4,756 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
Warrant officer (United States) (5,687 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
Task force (2,679 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,[citation needed] the term has now caught on for general usage and is a standard
List of active Indian Navy ships (863 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
Lieutenant (junior grade) (840 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
Operation Highjump (1,698 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
Swiss Armed Forces (4,176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lucerne, Lugano, Maggiore and Constance. The term Admiral of the Swiss Navy is sometimes used metaphorically to describe a self-important person but
Medical Corps (United States Navy) (689 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
Distinguished Service Medal (United States Navy) (2,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view 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
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
Judge Advocate General of the Navy (631 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
Admiral (United States) (2,023 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
Meritorious Service Medal (United States) (1,518 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 ascribe to a slightly different
List of submarines of the Indian Navy (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
submarines of the Indian Navy, grouped by class, and ordered by pennant numbers within the class. List of active Indian Navy ships – for a complete list
Jesse Ventura (13,026 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Party to win a major government position. Ventura was a member of the U.S. Navy Underwater Demolition Team during the Vietnam War. After leaving the military
Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (3,996 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
Washington Naval Treaty (3,396 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 Royal Navy of the United Kingdom had
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
List of destroyer escorts of the United States Navy (464 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
Eternal Father, Strong to Save (1,827 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
United States Fleet Activities Yokosuka (1,948 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
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
United States Second Fleet (2,744 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
"V" device (2,457 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
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
HMNB Devonport (6,358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
refuelling facility for the Royal Navy. It is one of three operating bases in the United Kingdom for the Royal Navy (the others being HMNB Clyde and HMNB
Westland Lynx (9,894 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
Vietnam People's Navy (1,788 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
Service number (United States Navy) (1,448 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
Navy Supply Corps (1,337 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
Naval ranks and insignia of India (204 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
Carrier strike group (3,793 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
United States Sixth Fleet (4,506 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
List of submarines of the Indian Navy (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
submarines of the Indian Navy, grouped by class, and ordered by pennant numbers within the class. List of active Indian Navy ships – for a complete list
Norfolk Naval Shipyard (2,331 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.
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
Pennant number (2,173 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
United States naval reactors (1,672 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
"V" device (2,457 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
Naval warfare (8,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
warfare units. Genoese Navy Hellenic Navy (Greece) Roman navy Byzantine navy Fatimid navy Ottoman Navy History of the Royal Navy, English and British History
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
USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63) (6,552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Kitty Hawk (CV-63), formerly CVA-63, was a supercarrier in the United States Navy. It was the second naval ship named after Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, the
Westland Lynx (9,894 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
Admiral of the fleet (984 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
Philadelphia Experiment (2,632 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
Vice-admiral (Royal Navy) (510 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
List of active Royal Navy ships (1,431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Navy is the principal naval warfare service branch of the British Armed Forces. As of September 2019, there are 75 commissioned ships in the
Frogman (3,709 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
Battle of the Atlantic (17,477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Kriegsmarine (Navy) and aircraft of the Luftwaffe (Air Force) against the Royal Canadian Navy, Royal Navy, United States Navy, and Allied merchant
Navy Supply Corps (1,337 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
Operation Deep Freeze (2,559 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
Navy Pier (2,117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy Pier is a 3,300-foot-long (1,010 m) pier on the Chicago shoreline of Lake Michigan. It is located in the Streeterville neighborhood of the Near North
Scuttling (3,381 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
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
Amphibious assault ship (1,388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by the French Navy, the Italian Navy, the Republic of Korea Navy, the Royal Australian Navy, the Brazilian Navy, and the Spanish Navy. The term amphibious
List of World War II flying aces (851 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
SIG Sauer P226 (3,439 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
Vice admiral (United States) (894 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
USS Pueblo (AGER-2) (6,179 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
Naval Sea Systems Command (1,093 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 Postgraduate School (1,692 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
Vought F-8 Crusader (6,657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
built by Vought for the United States Navy and Marine Corps (replacing the Vought F7U Cutlass), and for the French Navy. The first F-8 prototype was ready
Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (5,469 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
Guided missile destroyer (1,580 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
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
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (945 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
Mediterranean Fleet (3,688 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mediterranean Station was part of the Royal Navy. The Fleet was one of the most prestigious commands in the navy for the majority of its history, defending
Judge Advocate General of the Navy (631 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
Carrier strike group (3,793 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
PT boat (11,450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
boat) was a torpedo-armed fast attack vessel (MTB) used by the United States Navy in World War II. It was small, fast, and inexpensive to build, valued for
Eternal Father, Strong to Save (1,827 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
Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (766 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
United States Fleet Activities Yokosuka (1,948 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
Douglas A-4 Skyhawk (10,063 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsonic carrier-capable attack aircraft developed for the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps in the early 1950s. The delta-winged, single
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
Royal Navy officer rank insignia (1,581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and specific rank insignia only sporadically used. By the 1790s, the Royal Navy's first established uniform regulations had been published. Ranks could be
Merchant Navy (United Kingdom) (2,991 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 Naval Observatory (2,826 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
Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye (7,879 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
Grumman F6F Hellcat (5,939 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. The Hellcat competed
Admiral of the fleet (984 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
Naval mine (12,875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to demonstrate an underwater mine of his own design to the United States Navy and President John Tyler. However, opposition from former President John
Naval Air Station Pensacola (4,928 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
United States Naval Observatory (2,826 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
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
Vought F-8 Crusader (6,657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
built by Vought for the United States Navy and Marine Corps (replacing the Vought F7U Cutlass), and for the French Navy. The first F-8 prototype was ready
USS Nautilus (SSN-571) (3,057 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 had a storied career during military service and afterwards. Sharing
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
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
Commandant of the Marine Corps (903 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
Monitor (warship) (3,906 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
armoured 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
Bolivarian Navy of Venezuela (1,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy of Venezuela is officially called the Bolivarian Navy of Venezuela (Spanish: Armada Bolivariana de Venezuela). It serves the purpose of defending
Master chief petty officer (1,521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
officer sleeve rating insignia United States Navy master chief petty officer shoulderboard United States Navy rating badge for a master chief boatswain's
E-boat (3,215 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.
List of World War II flying aces (851 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
Commander-in-Chief's Trophy (993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army Navy Air Force The Commander-in-Chief's Trophy is awarded to each season's winner of the American college football series among the teams of the U
Republic of Vietnam Navy (1,733 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Republic of Vietnam Navy (VNN; Vietnamese: Hải quân Việt Nam Cộng hòa; HQVNCH) was the naval branch of the South Vietnamese military, the official
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
Women's Royal Naval Service (1,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as the Wrens) was the women's branch of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy. First formed in 1917 for the First World War, it was disbanded in 1919,
Vice-admiral (Royal Navy) (510 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
John Warner (3,172 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
Patriot League (2,338 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
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
List of Medal of Honor recipients (6,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
released by book publishers. After the Second World War both the Army and Navy produced hardbound Medal of Honor compilations. Between 1964 and 1979, the
United States Navy Experimental Diving Unit (3,072 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
Royal Naval Air Service (3,639 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
Admiral of the Fleet (Royal Navy) (2,206 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
USS Cole bombing (4,998 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
destroyer of the United States Navy, on 12 October 2000, while she was being refueled in Yemen's Aden harbor. Seventeen U.S. Navy sailors were killed and 39
Commodore (United States) (3,469 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
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 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
Chatham Dockyard (8,052 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
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
Exocet (2,994 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
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
INS Viraat (3,223 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
on Wikipedia:Copyright problems (listing): http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/NAVY/Ships/Active/183-INS-Viraat.html (Duplication Detector report · Copyvios
Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald (6,771 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
Cannon-class destroyer escort (966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decommissioning of the Philippine Navy's BRP Rajah Humabon (PS-11) in March 2018, HTMS Pin Klao (DE-1) of the Royal Thai Navy, remains the only confirmed commissioned
JAG (TV series) (5,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General) is an American legal drama television show with a distinct U.S. Navy theme, created by Donald P. Bellisario, and produced by Belisarius Productions
Combat Action Ribbon (1,848 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
List of sailing frigates of the United States Navy (563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a list of sailing frigates of the United States Navy. Frigates were the backbone of the early Navy, although the list shows that many suffered unfortunate
United States Navy Ceremonial Guard (586 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
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
David Robinson (4,126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
entire career. Based on his prior service as an officer in the United States Navy, Robinson earned the nickname "The Admiral". Robinson is a 10-time NBA All-Star
Navy Medical Service Corps (407 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
Guantanamo Bay Naval Base (5,113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Station Atlantic Detachment Guantanamo Bay Naval Hospital Guantanamo Bay Navy Supply Navy Security Forces SEABEE Detachment U.S. Coast Guard Aviation Detachment
Matthew C. Perry (4,564 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
Parachutist Badge (United States) (3,320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
awarded to members of the United States Army, Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy. The United States Coast Guard is the only branch that does not issue its
United States Naval Institute (1,119 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 Medical Service Corps (407 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
Distinguished Service Cross (United States) (7,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Medal of Honor. The Distinguished Service Cross is equivalent to the Navy Cross (Navy and Marine Corps), the Air Force Cross (Air Force), and the Coast Guard
Cannon-class destroyer escort (966 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decommissioning of the Philippine Navy's BRP Rajah Humabon (PS-11) in March 2018, HTMS Pin Klao (DE-1) of the Royal Thai Navy, remains the only confirmed commissioned
Douglas A-1 Skyraider (5,034 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
Combat Action Ribbon (1,848 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
Naval Hospital Corps School (203 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval Hospital Corps School was the United States Navy's only basic hospital corpsman school. It was located within Lake County, Illinois, at 601 D St
Galactic Empire (Star Wars) (5,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the New Order. Organization of the Imperial Navy was assigned to the Moffs. At its peak, the Imperial Navy fielded millions of warships, including an estimated
List of United States Navy ships: T–V (3,223 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 T, U and V. For a list exclusively
Fletcher-class destroyer (1,702 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
United States Navy Ceremonial Guard (586 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
Jim Lovell (4,635 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 Fleet Forces Command (4,917 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
Black Sea Fleet (5,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Russian: Черноморский Флот, Chernomorsky Flot) is the fleet of the Russian Navy in the Black Sea, the Sea of Azov and the Mediterranean Sea. The fleet traces
Defense Superior Service Medal (1,064 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
medal. • Captain Ollie Lewis, Navy Vice Admiral David Architzel, Navy Command Master Chief Petty Officer Rudy Boesch, Navy Colonel Curtis Brown, Air Force
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
Matthew C. Perry (4,564 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
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
Master chief petty officer (1,521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
officer sleeve rating insignia United States Navy master chief petty officer shoulderboard United States Navy rating badge for a master chief boatswain's
United States Navy Dental Corps (2,633 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
USS Monitor (15,159 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
United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (2,014 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
900 staff. The UKHO is responsible for operational support to the Royal Navy and other defence customers. Supplying defence and the commercial shipping
Shallow Water Combat Submersible (877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy SEALs and their equipment for special operations missions. It will replace the current Mark 8 SEAL Delivery Vehicle. The Navy planned to
USS Harnett County (LST-821) (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(LST-821/AGP-281), was an LST-542-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy during World War II. She was named for Harnett County, North Carolina and
Zumwalt-class destroyer (9,459 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Zumwalt-class destroyer is a class of United States Navy guided missile destroyers designed as multi-mission stealth ships with a focus on land attack
United States Tenth Fleet (1,963 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
Commander-in-Chief's Trophy (993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army Navy Air Force The Commander-in-Chief's Trophy is awarded to each season's winner of the American college football series among the teams of the U
Republic of Vietnam Navy (1,733 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Republic of Vietnam Navy (VNN; Vietnamese: Hải quân Việt Nam Cộng hòa; HQVNCH) was the naval branch of the South Vietnamese military, the official
Women's Royal Naval Service (1,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as the Wrens) was the women's branch of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy. First formed in 1917 for the First World War, it was disbanded in 1919,
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
Army Black Knights football (1,827 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
program began on November 29, 1890, when Navy challenged the cadets to a game of the relatively new sport. Navy defeated Army at West Point that year, but
Montana-class battleship (8,336 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
George Halas (2,650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 1918 Big Ten Conference football title. Serving as an ensign in the Navy during World War I, he played for a team at the Great Lakes Naval Training
Commodore (United States) (3,469 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
Naval Network Warfare Command (488 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
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
Boeing P-8 Poseidon (8,034 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
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
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
USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67) (4,025 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
SEALAB (1,911 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 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
Landing Ship, Tank (10,316 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
Navy Occupational Safety & Health (72 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy Occupational Safety & Health (NAVOSH) is a U.S. Navy organization. It is responsible for safety practices within the Navy. NAVOSH provides safety
Service star (1,184 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
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
Navy Music Program (5,121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Formerly Navy Music Program (NMP), Fleet Band Activities (FBA) is the central management office for nine active-duty fleet bands. Located at Naval Support
SEAL Delivery Vehicle (2,950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to deliver United States Navy SEALs and their equipment for special operations missions. It is also operated by the Royal Navy's Special Boat Service,
Keel laying (522 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(January 25, 2013). "Mast Stepping: A Mariner's Tradition | Navy Live". United States Navy. Retrieved May 16, 2018. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King (6,268 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
Military history of the United States (11,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
military, along with state militia forces, the French Army and Navy, and the Spanish Navy defeated the British in 1781. The new Constitution in 1789 made
SOCOM U.S. Navy SEALs (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
SOCOM U.S. Navy SEALs is a series of third-person tactical shooter video games for the PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, and one for
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
French Armed Forces (2,683 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
Roman navy (9,493 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
Army Black Knights football (1,827 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
program began on November 29, 1890, when Navy challenged the cadets to a game of the relatively new sport. Navy defeated Army at West Point that year, but
United States Merchant Marine (9,509 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
USNS General Hoyt S. Vandenberg (T-AGM-10) (1,553 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(AP-145)) was a General G. O. Squier-class transport ship in the United States Navy in World War II named in honor of U.S. Army Chief of Engineers Harry Taylor
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
Chief of Naval Personnel (455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(CNP) is responsible for overall manpower readiness for the United States Navy. The CNP also serves as Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (Manpower, Personnel
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
RIM-66 Standard (2,441 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
Tacoma-class frigate (2,101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Tacoma class of patrol frigates served in the United States Navy during World War II and the Korean War. Originally classified as a gunboat (PG), they
Naval history of World War II (10,871 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
List of United States Navy ships: G–H (4,801 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 G and H. For a list exclusively
United States Naval Test Pilot School (408 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
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
William Golding (1,687 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
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
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:
Royal Australian Navy School of Underwater Medicine (315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Royal Australian Navy School of Underwater Medicine (RANSUM) is based at Sydney, Australia. The Diving Section of HMAS Watson was afforded by the District
World War I Victory Medal (United States) (1,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
general orders. The War Department published orders in April 1919, and the Navy in June of the same year. The Victory Medal was awarded to military personnel
Quasi-War (2,909 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
Charles Momsen (2,224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the United States Navy, and he invented the underwater escape device later called the "Momsen lung", for which he received the Navy Distinguished Service
Revolt of the Admirals (5,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Admirals" involved a number of retired and active-duty United States Navy admirals who publicly disagreed with President Harry S. Truman and Secretary
Naval Hospital Corps School (203 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naval Hospital Corps School was the United States Navy's only basic hospital corpsman school. It was located within Lake County, Illinois, at 601 D St
Tingey House (749 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
Pakistan Marines (1,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
expeditionary and amphibious warfare uniform service branch within the Pakistan Navy, consisting of the naval officers and other personnel to perform their duties
U.S. 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
Camp David (1,608 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
Grumman F4F Wildcat (6,839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aircraft that began service in 1940 with both the United States Navy, and the British Royal Navy where it was initially known as the Martlet. First used in
Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (2,208 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
USS Harnett County (LST-821) (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(LST-821/AGP-281), was an LST-542-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy during World War II. She was named for Harnett County, North Carolina and
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 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
Naval Air Systems Command (663 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
PNS Ghazi (6,655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fast-attack submarine in the Pakistan Navy, leased from the United States in 1963. She served in the United States Navy from 1945 to 1963 and was loaned to
United States Armed Forces School of Music (1,597 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
List of United States Navy people (1,952 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
Virginia-class submarine (8,929 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
symbol SSN) in service with the United States Navy. The Virginia-class attack submarine is the U.S. Navy's latest undersea warfare platform and incorporates
Mexican Armed Forces (3,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are composed of two independent entities: the Mexican Army and the Mexican Navy. The Mexican Army includes the Mexican Air Force (FAM). The Presidential
List of mine warfare vessels of the United States Navy (8,937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of mine warfare vessels of the United States Navy. USS Chimo (ACM-1) USS Planter (ACM-2) USS Barricade (ACM-3) USS Buttress (ACM-4) USS Barbican (ACM-5)
Sixth-rate (715 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 sixth-rate was the designation for small warships mounting between
Piracy off the coast of Somalia (11,010 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Maritime Security Patrol Area in the Gulf of Aden, aided by the Indian Navy and Russian Navy. By 2010, these patrols were paying off, with a steady drop in the
List of steam gunboats of the United States Navy (342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ships of the United States Navy A–B C D–F G–H I–K L M N–O P Q–R S T–V W–Z Aircraft carriers Airships Amphibious warfare ships Auxiliaries Battlecruisers
USS Nimitz (5,238 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
Naval Justice School (239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(NJS) is an educational institution of the United States Navy whose mission is to instruct Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard officers and enlisted personnel
Naval Facilities Engineering Command (2,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy's engineering command, committed to the Navy's and United States Marine Corps' combat readiness. NAVFAC is headquartered at the Washington Navy Yard
HMS Victory (5,782 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
HMS Victory is a 104-gun first-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, ordered in 1758, laid down in 1759 and launched in 1765. She is best known for
Roman navy (9,493 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
U.S. Navy Diving Manual (2,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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 manual for training
Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (2,208 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
Flotilla leader (612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
flotilla leader was a warship late of 19th century and early 20th century navies suitable for commanding a flotilla of destroyers or other small warships
Military police (11,783 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
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
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
Boatswain (1,536 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
John Connally (5,084 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
USS Liberty incident (12,602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
attack on a United States Navy technical research ship, USS Liberty, by Israeli Air Force jet fighter aircraft and Israeli Navy motor torpedo boats, on
Chief of Naval Staff (Pakistan) (1,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and a Statutory office held by the four-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy, who is nominated and appointed by the Prime Minister of Pakistan and confirmed
German submarine U-505 (4,493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Germany's Kriegsmarine during World War II. She was captured by the U.S. Navy on 4 June 1944. In her uniquely unlucky career with the Kriegsmarine, she
Pre-dreadnought battleship (5,697 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pre-dreadnought fleets was between the Imperial Russian Navy and the Imperial Japanese Navy during the Battle of Tsushima on 27 May 1905. These battleships
Dominican Navy (700 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy of the Dominican Republic or Armada de Republica Dominicana (ARD), is one of the three branches of the Military of the Dominican Republic, together
Baltic Fleet (4,678 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
World War I Victory Medal (United States) (1,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
general orders. The War Department published orders in April 1919, and the Navy in June of the same year. The Victory Medal was awarded to military personnel
United States Naval Test Pilot School (408 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
William Bligh (6,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bligh FRS (9 September 1754 – 7 December 1817) was an officer of the Royal Navy and a colonial administrator. The Mutiny on the Bounty occurred during his
List of units of the United States Navy (2,332 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
Navy Occupation Service Medal (582 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Occupation Service Medal is a military award of the United States Navy which was "Awarded to commemorate the services of Navy, Marine Corps and
USS New Jersey (BB-62) (11,492 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
Bell 206 (3,688 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for the twin-engined TwinRangers. On October 14, 1960, the United States Navy solicited responses from 25 aircraft manufacturers to a request for proposals
AgustaWestland AW101 (10,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
against Taleban". Navy News. 16 December 2009. Archived from the original on 11 June 2011. "Navy takes delivery of Merlin fleet". Navy News. 1 October 2014
Alan Shepard (8,449 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
Revolt of the Admirals (5,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Admirals" involved a number of retired and active-duty United States Navy admirals who publicly disagreed with President Harry S. Truman and Secretary
Officer candidate (1,789 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
James Forrestal (5,095 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States Secretary of the Navy and the first United States Secretary of Defense. He was nominated to be Undersecretary of the Navy by President Franklin D
Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (964 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Systems Division (NAWCTSD) is an Echelon IV command of the United States Navy, reporting to the Commander, Naval Air Warfare Center - Aircraft Division
J. J. Colledge (79 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historian, author of Ships of the Royal Navy, the standard work on the fighting ships of the British Royal Navy from the 15th century to the 20th century
USS Summit County (LST-1146) (485 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
County (LST-1146) was an LST-542-class tank landing ship in the United States Navy. Unlike many of her class, which received only numbers and were disposed
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (3,164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNS), often called the Portsmouth Navy Yard, is a United States Navy shipyard located in Kittery on the southern boundary of Maine
Advanced SEAL Delivery System (2,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy and United States Special Operations Command. It provided stealthy submerged transportation for United States Navy SEALs from the
List of mine warfare vessels of the United States Navy (8,937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of mine warfare vessels of the United States Navy. USS Chimo (ACM-1) USS Planter (ACM-2) USS Barricade (ACM-3) USS Buttress (ACM-4) USS Barbican (ACM-5)
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
Ballistic missile submarine (3,662 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
John Franklin (4,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Franklin KCH FRGS (16 April 1786 – 11 June 1847) was a British Royal Navy officer and explorer of the Arctic. Franklin also served as Lieutenant-Governor
Mexican Armed Forces (3,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are composed of two independent entities: the Mexican Army and the Mexican Navy. The Mexican Army includes the Mexican Air Force (FAM). The Presidential
Protected cruiser (2,281 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
Hispanics in the United States Navy (8,804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hispanics in the United States Navy can trace their tradition of naval military service to men such as Lieutenant Jordi Farragut Mesquida, who served in
Captain lieutenant (1,089 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lieutenant or captain-lieutenant is a military rank, used in a number of navies worldwide and formerly in the British Army. It is generally equivalent to
First-rate (1,257 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 first rate was the designation for the largest ships of the line
3"/50 caliber gun (2,203 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
classes. The gun is still in use with the Spanish Navy on Serviola-class patrol boats. The US Navy's first 3″/50 caliber gun (Mark 2) was an early model