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Angles With The Lamp

Angels With The Lamp On May 13, 1908, President Theodore Roosevelt signed the Naval Appropriations Bill authorizing the establishment of the Nurse Corps as a unique staff corps in the

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Atlantic Shark Institute

Atlantic Shark Institute The Atlantic Shark Institute is a shark research organization dedicated to funding and supporting the Atlantic’s best shark scientists and researchers in an open and collaborative way.

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Seahorses

SeahorsesU.S. Fish & Wildlife ServicesSeahorses are fascinating sea creatures native to saltwater environments from the tropics to temperate zones. They are called “seahorses” because of their horse-like heads. Even their

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Unconditional Trust

Unconditional Trust The time LTJG Greenert nearly sank a submarine in port By David B. Larter Admiral Jon Greenert's career nearly ended almost as soon as it began – it

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Jacques Cousteau

Jacques CousteauAs early as 1825 an Englishman, named William James had produced a design for a compressed-air diving apparatus, with the tank strapped to the body.  But,  it was never

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Sea Hunt

Sea Hunt Sea Hunt was an American action adventure television series. It aired in syndication from 1958 to 1961. 155 episodes were produced. The series starred Lloyd Bridges as Mike

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Flashing Lamp/Light Signaling/Morse Code

Flashing Lamp/Light Signaling/Morse Code Signal lamps were pioneered by the Royal Navy in the late 19th century and continue to be used to the present day on naval vessels. They

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Semaphore Flag Signaling System

Semaphore Flag Signaling System The Semaphore flag signaling system is an alphabet signaling system based on the waving of a pair of hand-held flags in a particular pattern The flags

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The Laws Of The Navy

The Laws Of The Navyby Admiral R.A. Hopwood, RN (Retired) Now these are the laws of the Navy,Unwritten and varied they be;And he that is wise will observe them,Going down

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The Naval Academy’s Social Director….Mrs. Mary Emma Marshall

The Naval Academy’s Social Director….Mrs. Mary Emma Marshall Our United States Naval Academy’s Social Director….”The Grand Dame” Mrs. Mary Emma Marshall Simply known as "Mrs. M,” for generations of Navy

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