Secretary of the Navy

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Noun1.Secretary of the Navy - head of a former executive departmentSecretary of the Navy - head of a former executive department; combined with the War Secretary to form the Defense Secretary in 1947
secretaryship - the position of secretary
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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.
When he appeared, I gave him a message to the secretary of the navy, to whom all vessels in service on thirty and one hundred seventy-five report direct.
Secretary Spencer was sworn in as the 76th Secretary of the Navy in August of 2017.
"Any success we may enjoy in the future will be enabled by an ever-more-agile force--led by agile people who thirst for knowledge and who are adept at thinking, learning and processing information quickly," said Under Secretary of the Navy Thomas B.
The BDF Commander-in-Chief welcomed the US Secretary of the Navy and his accompanying delegation and reviewed with them bilateral relations of friendship and cooperation and ways of bolstering them mainly in the defence field.
Former Acting Secretary of the Navy Sean Stackley landed at L3 Technologies as a corporate vice president.
The US Secretary of the Navy praised Bahrain's efforts to safeguard security and stability in the region, noting that Bahrain has taken command of the Combined Task Force (CTF 151).
The secretary of the Navy also announced that Naval Air Station Key West and Marine Corps Logistics Base) Bar-stow have earned "star" level of safety excellence from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Voluntary Protection Program.
Recommendation: To further develop this basis for an informed decision about Navy Cash development, the Secretary of Defense should direct the Secretary of the Navy to ensure that the appropriate Navy organizational entities prepare a reliable economic analysis that encompasses the program's total life cycle costs, including those of FMS, and that (1) addresses cost-estimating best practices and complies with relevant Office of Management and Budget (OMB) cost-benefit guidance and (2) incorporates data on whether deployed Navy Cash capabilities are actually producing benefits.
"In ancient times, warriors traveled to the ends of the earth," said Acting Secretary of the Navy Hansford Johnson during the ceremony.
Senator John Warner (R-VA), a member of the Armed Services Committee, served as Under Secretary of the Navy from 1969 to 1972, and as Secretary of the Navy from 1972 to 1974.

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