In 1845, the Naval Academy was founded. In 1861, the American Civil War
began and the U.S. Navy fought the small Confederate Navy with both sailing
A Powerful Presence Through the Years. Since its birth on October 13, 1775, the
Navy has been involved with more than ten major wars and countless battles in ...
On this day in History, Continental Navy established on Oct 13, 1775. Learn more
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The U.S. Navy traces its roots back to the privateers that were employed to attack
... On October 13, 1775, the Continental Congress established a naval force, ...
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 ...
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.
June 3, 1794; A Bill to Establish the Department of the Navy ... recommended to
Congress that a separate naval department be created that would be staffed with
ORGANIZATION, DATE FOUNDED. US ARMY (USA), JUNE 14, 1775. US NAVY
(USN), OCTOBER 13, 1775. US MARINES (USMC), NOVEMBER 10, 1775. US ...
The first vessels of the new U.S. Navy were launched in 1797; among them were
... Bancroft, the Naval School was established without Congressional funding, ...
Its sister publication, the bimonthly Naval History, was added in 1987. To expand
the impact of the forum, the Naval Institute created a conferences program in ...