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  • USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) returned to her homeport Oct. 31 after an 8 month deployment to the 5th and 6th areas of responsibility.

    USS Mesa Verde’s Homecoming

    USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) returned to her homeport Oct. 31 after an 8 month deployment to the 5th and 6th areas of responsibility.

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  • The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) returned to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk Oct. 31 as part of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group following a deployment to support […]

    USS Bataan Homecoming

    The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) returned to homeport at Naval Station Norfolk Oct. 31 as part of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group following a deployment to support […]

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  • The Navy will commission its newest attack submarine, North Dakota, during an 11 a.m. (EDT)  ceremony Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Submarine Base New London in Groton, Connecticut. Before we commission […]

    Inside North Dakota (SSN 784)

    The Navy will commission its newest attack submarine, North Dakota, during an 11 a.m. (EDT)  ceremony Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at Submarine Base New London in Groton, Connecticut. Before we commission […]

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  • By Ensign John Stevens Electrical Officer, USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55) Seventy years ago this week, four decades before our ship was even a glimmer in the Navy’s eye, Sailors […]

    Seventy Years Later Leyte Gulf Remembers Her Namesake Battle

    By Ensign John Stevens Electrical Officer, USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55) Seventy years ago this week, four decades before our ship was even a glimmer in the Navy’s eye, Sailors […]

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  • By Capt. Tom Spink, USN (retired)As a long-time resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, who also served here in uniform, I wanted to share information about a few of […]

    Reflecting on San Francisco Fleet Week

    By Capt. Tom Spink, USN (retired)As a long-time resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, who also served here in uniform, I wanted to share information about a few of […]

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  • By Rear Admiral Paul Becker Director for Intelligence Joint Chiefs of Staff Monday marked the U.S. Navy’s 239th birthday. From its humble beginning with just six frigates, it’s become the most dominant […]

    NYC’s Connection to Navy’s Birthday

    By Rear Admiral Paul Becker Director for Intelligence Joint Chiefs of Staff Monday marked the U.S. Navy’s 239th birthday. From its humble beginning with just six frigates, it’s become the most dominant […]

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  • By Capt. Robert A. Hall, Jr. USS America (LHA 6) Commanding Officer The commissioning journey for the newest amphibious assault ship in the fleet, USS America (LHA 6), has been challenging, […]

    Bringing USS America to Life

    By Capt. Robert A. Hall, Jr. USS America (LHA 6) Commanding Officer The commissioning journey for the newest amphibious assault ship in the fleet, USS America (LHA 6), has been challenging, […]

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  • By U.S. Naval Academy Public Affairs Today marks the official founding of the U.S. Naval Academy.  169 years ago, Secretary of the Navy George Bancroft secured 10 acres of land […]

    169 Years of the U.S. Naval Academy: Proud Past…Bright Future

    By U.S. Naval Academy Public Affairs Today marks the official founding of the U.S. Naval Academy.  169 years ago, Secretary of the Navy George Bancroft secured 10 acres of land […]

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  • Since 1775, we have served as America’s Away Team, protecting and defending our great nation on the world’s oceans. For 239 years, our ships have been sailing the seas, making our […]

    Go Navy, it’s Your Birthday!

    Since 1775, we have served as America’s Away Team, protecting and defending our great nation on the world’s oceans. For 239 years, our ships have been sailing the seas, making our […]

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  • By Annalisa C. Underwood Naval History and Heritage Command Communication and Outreach Division If you’ve ever been to a military ball, stepped inside a chow hall, or attended an event […]

    The POW/MIA Table: A Place Setting for One, A Table for All

    By Annalisa C. Underwood Naval History and Heritage Command Communication and Outreach Division If you’ve ever been to a military ball, stepped inside a chow hall, or attended an event […]

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