Blog Posts tagged in "U.S. Navy Birthday"

Happy 244th Birthday To The United States Navy! "No Higher Honor" Theme for 244th United States Navy Birthday: “No Higher Honor” Key Messages: The service of our WWII shipmates cemented the Navy’s legacy: there is no higher honor than to serve and to do so in harm’s way. Sailors today carry on this legacy of toughness, initiative, integrity, and accountability. Heroism in action takes on many forms. From cyber to submarines, the actions of our Sailors, both past and present, prove there is no higher honor than to serve in the U.S. Navy. Maritime superiority begins with our ethos: We defend ou... read more

Happy 243rd Birthday To The United States Navy! "Forged by the Sea" Theme for 243rd United States Navy Birthday: “Forged by the Sea” History of The United States Navy The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States. T he U.S. Navy is the largest, most capable navy in the world , with the highest combined battle fleet tonnage. The U.S. Navy has the world's largest aircraft carrier fleet, with ten in service, two in the reserve fleet, and three new carriers under construction. The ser... read more