The following list of books is currently posted at the Navy Exchange, Naval Station Everett as essential readings by the Admiral John Richardson, Chief of Naval Operations: NAVAL POWER The Accidental Admiral by James Stavridis Principles of Maritime Strategies by Julian Corbett Fleet Tactics and Coastal Combat by Wayne P. Hughes, Jr. Joe Rochefort’s War … More CNO Professional Reading Program
At our brunch on 11 November, Companion CAPT David Todd (USN-Ret) gave us a great heads-up for the commissioning ceremonies of the USS PORTLAND (LPD 27), which will take place on 21 April 2018 in Portland, Oregon, the city for which it is named. Tickets to the commissioning ceremony are on a first-come-first-served basis and can … More USS PORTLAND (LPD 27) Commissioning – April 2018, Get Your Tickets Now!
YouTube now has a channel called “Naval Order of the United States” which can be accessed by clicking HERE. A sampling of the videos include: 2017 NOUS Change of Command in Jacksonville: CHANGE OF COMMAND. Admiral Greenert USN (Ret.) Receives the Distinguished Sea Service Award: ADM GREENERT. Master Chief Micheal P. Leavitt USCG (Ret.) Receives … More Naval Order on YouTube
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Today is the US Marine Corps birthday. The USMC official website has a great summary of major battles in it’s 242 year history which can be accessed by clicking on major Marine battles. It starts in 1776 at Fort Nassau as the first battle described in Marines.mil slideshow titled “Battles Through Time”: Just weeks after … More Happy 242nd Birthday, USMC!
TOMORROW: 11 November Brunch at NS Everett NOUS Northwest Commandery will be commemorating the Navy’s birthday combined with Veterans’ Day tomorrow at Naval Station Everett. CAPT Joe Valenta (USN-Ret) will start the program with a PowerPoint analysis of the Continental Navy in 1775. Joe will be followed by Companion Floyd Kershner who will discuss the … More News of Interest – 10 November 2017