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2018 Sea of White Ceremony Commemorates Battle of Midway

Battle of Midway Sea of White

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of the Sea of White ceremony on June 5 at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C. The ceremony commemorates the Navy’s most historically significant victory – the Battle of Midway, which is considered to be the turning point in the Pacific Theater of World …

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USS Manchester (LCS 14) Commissioning

MOBILE, Ala. (Dec. 15, 2017) The future USS Manchester (LCS 14) successfully completed acceptance trials Dec. 15 after a series of graded in-port and underway demonstrations for the Navy's Board of Inspection and Survey. Acceptance trials are the last significant milestone before delivery of the ship to the Navy.(U.S. Navy photo courtesy of Austal USA/Released)

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of the May 26 commissioning of the Navy’s newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship, USS Manchester (LCS 14). Adm. William Moran, vice chief of Naval Operations, will deliver the ceremony’s principal address. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, senior United States Senator from New Hampshire, will serve as the …

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Navy Recruit Graduation: May 25, 2018

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Recruit Training Command’s graduation, Pass-In-Review. It is a formal military ceremony that honors a Sailor’s hard work and dedication to a new way of life. Pass-In-Review also ties together the future of the Navy with our long-held naval traditions and customs. Read how …

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U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2018 Graduation

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (May 25, 2018) U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen from the Class of 2018 toss their covers in the air during the graduation and commissioning ceremony at Navy/Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The Class of 2018 includes 303 women (25%, the largest number ever) and a total of 402 minority midshipmen (34%) out of the total 1,192 midshipman in the Class of 2018. The Class of 2018 has candidates who accepted appointments from all 50 states, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Guam and 13 international students from: Cambodia, Cameroon , Federated States of Micronesia , Georgia, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Montenegro, Nigeria, Republic of Korea, Senegal, Taiwan, and United Arab Emirates. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Elliott Fabrizio/Released)

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2018’s graduation. President Donald Trump will speak at the graduation and commissioning ceremony, May 25. The ceremony is scheduled to begin 10 a.m. EDT. U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2018 Graduation and Commissioning LIVE NOW: Watch United …

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Resilience, Freedom Personified: Port Royal

By Rear Adm. Brian Fort Commander, Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific Our guided-missile cruiser USS Port Royal (CG 73) and its namesake, the Battle of Port Royal – fought in the first year of the American Civil War – are symbols of resilience and freedom.   …

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Navy Recruit Graduation: May 18, 2018

Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of Recruit Training Command’s graduation, Pass-In-Review. It is a formal military ceremony that honors a Sailor’s hard work and dedication to a new way of life. Pass-In-Review also ties together the future of the Navy with our long-held naval traditions and customs. Read how …

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