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The history of the United States Navy divides into two major periods: the "Old Navy", a small but ... In 1861, the American Civil War began and the U.S. Navy fought the small Confederate States Navy with both .... of the resolution of the Continental Congress at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that created the Continental Navy.

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Sep 30, 2015 ... 7 Things You May Not Know About the U.S. Navy .... Congress, upon being apprised of Washington's activities, officially established the Navy.

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On this day in History, Continental Navy established on Oct 13, 1775. Learn more ... Vallandigham was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives... facebook ...

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Learn about the historical timeline of America's Navy by viewing a list of wars, battles, engagements, missions, milestones, introductions and innovations.

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US Navy Created 1775. The Continental Congress capped a number of months of debate when it authorized on October 13th 1775 the arming of two sailing ...

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John Paul Jones A founder of the U.S. Navy. Portrait of John Paul Jones: John Paul was born at Arbigland, Kirkbean, Kirkcudbright, Scotland, 6 July 1747.

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Oct 21, 2009 ... In October each year, the U.S. Navy celebrates its birthday. ... commissioned eighteen naval officers; created two Marine battalions; established ...

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Created by Congress in April 1798, the Department of the Navy has its earliest roots in the Continental navy formed in 1775 by General George Washington to ...

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The U.S. Navy celebrates its birthday remembering the evolution from humble ... On October 13, 1775, the Continental Congress established a naval force, ...