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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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  • By Vice Adm. William Hunter Hilarides Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command On Monday, September 16, 2013, our lives were forever altered when we lost twelve members of our Naval Sea Systems Command […]

    NAVSEA Family Remembers

    By Vice Adm. William Hunter Hilarides Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command On Monday, September 16, 2013, our lives were forever altered when we lost twelve members of our Naval Sea Systems Command […]

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  • By Annalisa C. Underwood Naval History and Heritage Command Communication and Outreach Division Flags, standards, and banners have been used for thousands of years as visual symbols of those who […]

    The Colors of a Navy and Nation

    By Annalisa C. Underwood Naval History and Heritage Command Communication and Outreach Division Flags, standards, and banners have been used for thousands of years as visual symbols of those who […]

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