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History of the United States Navy

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The history of the United States Navy divides into two major periods: the "Old Navy", a small but ... In 1845, the Naval Academy was founded. In 1861, the American Civil War began and the ...

Naval History and Historical Timeline : Navy.com

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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.

Continental Navy established - Oct 13, 1775 - HISTORY.com

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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 ...

US Navy Created - History Central

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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 ...

History of the USNI | U.S. Naval Institute

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The founding vision was to create a forum for the exchange of ideas, to disseminate and advance the knowledge of sea power, and to preserve our naval and ...

A Look at the Birth of the Continental Navy

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Oct 21, 2009 ... It has done so for 234 years, but the birth of the U.S. Nav. ... a naval code of discipline drafted by John Adams; and formed an administrative ...

The U.S. Navy

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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.

Launching the New U.S. Navy

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Teaching With Documents: Launching the New U.S. Navy. Background. The act that authorized construction of the first six frigates called for a halt in construction  ...

Continental Navy | United States history | Britannica.com

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Narragansett Bay also attracted the U.S. Navy, and Rhode Islanders have ... The Continental Navy was established by the Second Continental Congress on ...

11 Things You Might Not Know About the U.S. Navy | Mental Floss

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Mar 4, 2016 ... Founded on October 13, 1775, by an order of the Continental Congress, the U.S. Navy is the largest navy in the world, and it is steeped in lore ...

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7 Things You May Not Know About the U.S. Navy - History in the ...

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Sep 30, 2015 ... Explore some surprising facts about the seafaring branch of the U.S. ... The Hannah has since entered into lore as the Navy's founding vessel.

U.S. Navy, Maritime History of Massachusetts--A National Register ...

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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 ...

Navy Birthday | Military.com

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US Naval War College Welcomes a New President ... On October 13, 1775, the Continental Congress established a naval force, hoping that a small fleet would ...