Chief of Naval Operations Instruction (OPNAVINST) 5750.12K requires all Navy commands to submit an annual Command Operations Report (COR), formerly known as the Command History Report. Browse our collection of digitized CORs for examples, and find instructions for submitting your command’s report below.
Please note that CORs may be submitted through NHHC_COR@navy.mil or firstname.lastname@example.org. The first address was created specifically for COR submission and questions. Paper copies of reports, Change of Command programs, CD-ROMs, photographs, etc. can be sent via commercial courier (FedEx or UPS) to the following address:
Naval History and Heritage Command
805 Kidder Breese Street, SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060
DO NOT SEND YOUR MATERIALS THROUGH THE POSTAL SERVICE.
Commands submitting CORs that are classified Secret or below should submit electronically via SIPR to NHHC_COR@navy.smil.mil or email@example.com. For Top Secret/SCI submissions, please follow the guidelines listed below in Tips for Preparing Command Operations Reports or OPNAVINST 5750.12K, Enclosure (1).
Guidance and Submission Form
Tips for Preparing a Command Operations Report
Command Operations Report Fillable Form
Point of Contact
For questions regarding Command Operations Reports, please email NHHC_COR@navy.mil. Please consult our directory for questions and concerns regarding other offices within the NHHC Archives Branch.