Navy Department


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Noun1.Navy Department - a former executive department of the United States governmentNavy Department - a former executive department of the United States government; created in 1798 and combined with the War Department in 1947
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Navy Department

n (US) → Marineministerium nt
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However, we were to have a "battery of guns" from the Navy Department (as per advertisement) to be used in answering royal salutes; and the document furnished by the Secretary of the Navy, which was to make "General Sherman and party" welcome guests in the courts and camps of the old world, was still left to us, though both document and battery, I think, were shorn of somewhat of their original august proportions.
While the Sullivans were training at Great Lakes, the answer came: the Navy Department had approved their unusual request.
The Navy Department tonight announces the Japanese Government is circulating rumors for the obvious purpose of persuading the United States to disclose the location and intentions of the American Pacific Fleets.
Perhaps more official Army Department and Navy Department files might have been perused.
After a review of Navy Department records, Daniels selected Norman Edsall as the first enlisted man to have his name placed on the side of a U.
Last year, for example, Anteon, as a key member of the Naval War College's Knowledge Management Team, was cited by the Navy Department for its knowledge management support for the Global War Game held in Newport, Rhode Island.
251), political acumen, and power-broker status in North Carolina allowed him to befriend Bryan, earn Wilson's confidence, head the Navy Department for a longer time span than any other secretary, and tolerate his ambitious, oft-disloyal assistant secretary, FDR--a gifted politician who Daniels rightly predicted would be an asset to the party in the future.
Navy Department announced April 7 that African-American males would be accepted for enlistment in the reserve component.
It truly took sail in October 1928 when the Navy implemented training for its inaugural class of 'foreign wireless communications intercept' operators in a blockhouse on the roof of the old Navy Department building, and the "On-the-Roof Gang" was born.
A lifelong bachelor, he worked as a draftsman for the Navy Department in Washington.
So, within hours of the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Navy department sent out the message: "Execute unrestricted air and submarine warfare against japan.
Perrill served in senior level positions at the Navy Department in Washington, D.

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