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  United States Department of the Navy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Department of the Navy was established by an Act of Congress on April 30, 1798, to provide administrative and technical support, and civilian leadership to the United States Navy.
The Department was a cabinet position, along with the War Department which contained the US Army until 1947 when the Department of Defense was formed.
The Department of the Navy consists of Executive offices, mostly located within Washington, DC and is responsible for the recruiting of military and civilian personnel, organizing, supplying, equipping, training, and the mobilization and demobilization of the navy and its personnel and assets.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Department_of_the_Navy   (275 words)

  
 United States Navy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The War Department administered naval affairs from that year until Congress established the Department of the Navy on April 30, 1798.
The Navy is administered by the Department of the Navy, led by the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV).
Launched in 2003 as part of the Navy's Sea Power 21 transformation plan, Sea Warrior is intended to link the fleet's personnel processes (recruiting, training, and assigning) with acquisition processes (buying ships, aircraft, etc.) in a way that also improves each individual sailor's ability to guide his or her own career in a satisfying direction.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Navy   (4272 words)

  
 Department of the Navy Celebrates Earth Day 2004
The Department’s theme for Earth Day 2004 is “Celebrating Successful Partnerships.” This year's theme recognizes the extensive collaboration that takes place among Navy, Marine Corps, industry, government, academic and nonprofit organizations, to enable the sea services to accomplish the primary mission of national defense while safeguarding the natural environment.
The Department of the Navy prides itself on its long-standing record of environmental stewardship.
Each year, Department of the Navy commands worldwide celebrate the environmental stewardship successes of Sailors, Marines, ships and installations, by hosting and participating in booth displays, tree plantings, volunteer cleanup projects, environmental fairs and other Earth Day-related events.
www.news.navy.mil /search/display.asp?story_id=12915   (583 words)

  
 DoD News: Department of the Navy Transfers Vieques Property
Under the law, Department of Interior is required to develop the land for use as a wildlife refuge, with the former live impact area to be designated a wilderness area and closed to the public.
Additionally, Department of the Navy is demolishing and removing all temporary facilities and structures.
Department of the Navy will retain responsibility for the environmental cleanup of this property.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/library/news/2003/04/mil-030430-dod03.htm   (150 words)

  
 Clark Realty; Lincoln Property Company :: Department of the Navy and Lincoln/Clark Celebrate Grand Opening of New ...
The project is ahead of schedule and on budget for Navy Region Southwest's Phase II development plan, which included the demolition of the previous 545-unit Gateway Village military housing area in Loma Portal and subsequent replacement with 460 townhomes.
As a result, the Department of Defense is able to provide its men and women with the best housing the marketplace has to offer with a minimal tax-dollar investment.
The Army, Navy, and Marines are leveraging the ingenuity and assured performance of Clark at 10 military installations throughout the U.S. Upon completion, Clark will have built or renovated nearly 25,000 homes with a development value in excess of $4.2 billion.
sev.prnewswire.com /real-estate/20050720/DCW04020072005-1.html   (1041 words)

  
 Department of the Navy, Office of the General Counsel - Attorney & Lawyer Careers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Thank you for your interest in the Department of the Navy's Office of the General Counsel (OGC).
You'll also learn about the OGC attorneys you'd be working with, and what your career as a Department of the Navy (DON) attorney might be like with regard to the practice, clients, and locations.
About this Site: This official Department of the Navy website is provided as a public service of the Office of the General Counsel.
ogc.navy.mil /careers   (287 words)

  
 Department of the Navy, Privacy Act - Notices - Index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Department of the Navy’s inventory of Privacy Act Systems of Records Notices identifies under "Exemptions claimed for this system" those systems which are exempt from access under the provisions of the Privacy Act.
A listing of the Department of the Navy’s exempt systems of records notices is located at 32 Code of Federal Regulations, Part 701.
About this Site: This official Department of the Navy website is provided as a public service of the Office of the General Counsel in cooperation with the SECNAV/CNO Privacy Act Office.
privacy.navy.mil /noticenumber/index.asp   (649 words)

  
 The US Navy
Navy Active and Reserve Personnel, DON Civilians and Family Members affected by Hurricanes Katrina or Rita can click here for Task Force Navy Family (TFNF) hurricane recovery resources for health, legal, administrative matters and much more.
The United States government is participating in a multinational humanitarian assistance and support effort lead by the Pakistani Government to bring aid to victims of the devastating earthquake that struck the region Oct 8, 2005.
The purpose of the visit was to emphasize the interoperability of the Navy and Marine Corps and to reassure Sailors and Marines stationed here that their sacrifices are not going unnoticed.
www.navy.mil   (490 words)

  
 The art of Griffith Baily Coale in the Naval Art Collection
Navy Public Affairs next sent him to the Southeast Asia Command and Ceylon, and for his final assignment at the end of the war he painted two murals (now lost) for the Naval Academy, depicting the attack on Pearl Harbor and the Battle of Midway.
Coale left the Navy in 1947 with the rank of commander and returned to his home in New York, where he died in 1950.
With tact and diplomacy, the Navy bring their bulldozers, stone crushers, lumber, steel, and concrete, and create the miracle of a modern base on land that is a saturated bog thirty feet deep.
www.history.navy.mil /ac/artist/c/coale/coale1.htm   (824 words)

  
 Navy Organization   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The following chart presents an overview of the organization of the Department of the Navy.
The U.S. Navy was founded on 13 October 1775, and the Department of the Navy was established on 30 April 1798.
The Department of the Navy has three principal components: The Navy Department, consisting of executive offices mostly in Washington, D.C.; the operating forces, including the Marine Corps, the reserve components, and, in time of war, the U.S. Coast Guard (in peace, a component of the Department of Homeland Security); and the shore establishment.
www.chinfo.navy.mil /navpalib/organization/org-over.html   (119 words)

  
 Department of the Navy Office of the Secretary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The designation of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisition) (ASN RDandA) as the Department of the Navy Senior Information Resource Management Official is hereby rescinded since the Clinger-Cohen Act renamed this position as the Chief Information Officer.
Through the Navy Enlisted Scientific Engineering Program, he received a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University and was commissioned as an Ensign in 1973.
Langston brings a broad perspective to his position as the Department's first DON CIO, having served the Navy as a Seaman Recruit, a Naval Engineering Duty Officer and a civil servant.
www.chips.navy.mil /archives/97_jul/file14.htm   (890 words)

  
 U.S Department of Defense Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
"A successful BRAC 2005 is most important to the Department of the Navy, the Department of Defense, and to the Nation.
It may well be our last opportunity in the foreseeable future both to reduce excess infrastructure (and thus be able to move scarce dollars to areas that result in increasingly-improved readiness) and to transform the infrastructure that remains in a manner that reflects the changing mission and force structure needs of the 21st Centrury.
Department of the Navy, The BRAC 1993 Process, 6 pages, PDF
www.defenselink.mil /brac/navy.htm   (196 words)

  
 Navy Budget Web Page (FY 2005)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Navy and Marine Corps headquarters staffs' are finalizing budget justification materials for submission to the Congress.
Within the Department of the Navy, GPRA implementation is coordinated through the Office of the Assistant Secretary (Financial Management andComptroller), Office of Budget.
This provides an overview of current Department of Defense goals, issues, plans and programs, and includes a summary of the Department of Defense budget for Fiscal Year 2002.
navweb.secnav.navy.mil /pubbud/06pres/budget_pb06_u.htm   (978 words)

  
 Department of the Navy
These force level reductions required the Department of the Navy not only to eliminate additional excess capacity but to do so in a way that retained only the infrastructure necessary to support future force levels and did not impede operational flexibility for the deployment of that force.
They believe the Navy closure process, with respect to drydock facilities, is not in conformance with United States Code Title 10, Section 2464, which requires DoD activities to maintain a logistics capability to respond to a mobilization or national emergency.
Consistent with the Department of the Navy's efforts to remove depot level maintenance workload from technical centers and return it to depot industrial activities, this action consolidates ships' systems (guns) depot and general industrial workload at NSYD Norfolk, which has many of the required facilities in place.
www.jameslandrith.com /dbcrc/chapter1-navy.html   (14504 words)

  
 NAVAIR Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Navy Personnel Command has set up a 24-hour helpline for Navy members and their families to call for information regarding their loved ones.
This line is staffed 24 hours by active-duty Navy volunteers and has connectivity with Navy, FEMA and other government agencies.
They will try their very best to answer questions regarding the status of Navy members, but please be aware that communication in the region is still inconsistent.
www.navair.navy.mil   (188 words)

  
 Weapons Department Safest in Navy, Marine Corps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This was made apparent Sept. 11, when NASKEF’s Weapons Department received a perfect score on its safety inspection from a team of weapons inspectors from the Navy Ordnance Safety and Security Activity (NOSSA).
NOSSA is the overall safety authority for all Navy and Marine Corps shore-based weapons facilities worldwide.
Although NASKEF’s Weapons Department is not the only installation to ever receive perfect marks, its flawless demonstration of its programs allowed the inspection team to wrap up their assessment of the facility two days earlier than normal.
www.news.navy.mil /search/display.asp?story_id=9749   (511 words)

  
 SECNAV to Honor Department of the Navy's Sept. 11 Heroes
SECNAV to Honor Department of the Navy's Sept. 11 Heroes
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Secretary of the Navy Gordon R. England will host a ceremony Dec. 17, in the Pentagon center courtyard to honor the Sailors, Marines and Department of the Navy civilians who distinguished themselves in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 attack on the Pentagon.
A pre-ceremony concert by the Navy band will start at 8:40 a.m., followed by the ceremony at 9 a.m.
www.navy.mil /search/display.asp?story_id=465   (227 words)

  
 Department of the Navy, Office of the General Counsel (DON-OGC) - Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Office of the General Counsel has been serving the Department of the Navy since 1941 and is committed to developing innovative legal solutions to the business and other challenges facing the Navy and Marine Corps to enhance the warfighting capability of the Naval Service.
If you are interested in a career as an attorney working for the Department of the Navy, please visit our Navy Lawyer Career Center.
For other than authorized activities such as military exchanges and Morale, Welfare and Recreation sites, neither the Department of Defense nor the Department of the Navy exercises any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations.
ogc.navy.mil /ogcwww/index.asp   (526 words)

  
 Navy, United States Department of the on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Navy, United States Department of the on Encyclopedia.com
Contracts from the United States Department of Defense.
Navy guidance issued for purchase of wireless services, equipment.(News You Can Use)
www.encyclopedia.com /html/X/X-N1avy-U1S1D1.asp   (387 words)

  
 Civil War Sites Advisory Commission Report on the Nation's Civil War Battlefields, Technical Volume II: Battle Summaries
Most of the dates appear as provided in the U.S. War Department’s The War ofthe Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 70 Volumes in 128, Washington, DC: The Government Printing Office, 1880-1901.
In both cases, the purpose is to provide an idea of the size of the engagement.
Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion.
www.cr.nps.gov /hps/abpp/battles/tvii.htm   (1885 words)

  
 Department of the Navy - Chief Information Officer
The plan articulates our collective vision for IM and IT capabilities that will enable transformation throughout the Department of the Navy.
The Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer (DON CIO) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the DON Information Management/Information Technology (IM/IT) Excellence Awards.
The purpose of this web site is to facilitate effective information flow about information management and information technology (IM/IT) issues and initiatives in the Department of the Navy.
www.doncio.navy.mil   (180 words)

  
 Center for Computational Science
The Center for Computational Science (CCS) is an NRL organization within the Information Technology Division.
The mission of the CCS is to provide the Navy community with access to state-of-the-art high performance computing and communications (HPCC) capabilities and to provide production computational services.
Department of the Navy --- Office of Naval Research --- Navy Recruiting --- FOIA --- Privacy Policy
www.cmf.nrl.navy.mil   (482 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Navy, United States Department of the (U.S. Government) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Navy, United States Department of the (U.S. Government) - Encyclopedia
Navy, United States Department of the, U.S. Government
Navy, United States Department of the: see Defense, United States Department of.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/X/X-Navy-USD.html   (153 words)

  
 The Navy Ethics Compass   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In addition to covering the issues surrounding what holdings those officers must divest themselves of if they are to be confirmed, it also sets forth the policy prohibiting service on Boards of Directors (including personal capacity) for those officers on Boards of companies that do business with DOD or focus their business on military personnel.
Certainly, that will include training/reminding DOD personnel of the rules concerning commercial air travel, i.e., what circumstances must be present to authorize first and premium class air travel, who are the approval authorities for such travel, and what procedures are to be followed in requesting first and premium class air travel.
About this Site: This is an official Department of the Navy website provided as a public service of the Office of the General Counsel in cooperation with the Assistant General Counsel (Ethics).
ethics.navy.mil   (2096 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Commander James Harman Ward
He was a convert to the Catholic Faith, and his funeral from St. Patrick's church, Hartford, was made the occasion of a memorable war-time demonstration.
Educated at the Vermont Military Academy, and at Trinity College, Hartford, he was appointed a midshipman in the navy 4 March, 1823, and promoted lieutenant 3 March, 1831.
When the Civil War broke out he was called to Washington to counsel the navy department, and organized the Potomac flotilla, of which he was given command, 16 May, 1861.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/15551a.htm   (331 words)

  
 U.S. Department of Defense Official Website - 10/19/2005 - Edition 3
Contact Us Army Staff Sgt. Julio Ascencio from Huntington Park, Calif., escorts a woman and her son from a U.S. Army Black Hawk helicopter after being transported to the local airport in Guatemala City, Guatemala, to receive medical treatment at a nearby hospital, Oct. 18, 2005.
BEIJING, Oct. 19, 2005 – Defense leaders of the United States and China committed today to working to improve their countries' defense relationship, bringing it up to par with progress in the political and economic realms.
MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla., Oct. 18, 2005 – Navy retiree Albert Davis and his wife Barbara have been diligently baking loaves of banana bread for American troops serving around the world for the past 15 years.
www.defenselink.mil   (393 words)

  
 How to Apply for a DONHR Job   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
There are no limits or bounds to a civilian career in the Department of the Navy.
All the tools you need to search for jobs, build a resume, apply online, and see the status of your resume are at your fingertips, accessible and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Department of the Navy has seven Human Resources Service Centers located worldwide.
www.donhr.navy.mil /Jobs   (1253 words)

  
 Navy Organization - The Secretariat   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) is responsible for, and has the authority under Title 10 of the United States Code, to conduct all the affairs of the Department of the Navy, including: recruiting, organizing, supplying, equipping, training, mobilizing, and demobilizing.
The Department of the Navy consists of two uniformed Services: the United States Navy and the United States Marine Corps.
More information is available on some of these organizations by selecting the appropriate block, which is hyperlinked to that organization's web site.
www.chinfo.navy.mil /navpalib/organization/org-sec.html   (129 words)

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