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Artillery 

Bronze Guns of Leutze Park, Washington Navy Yard
Naval Guns at Normandy by Vice Admiral Morton L. Deyo
Torpedo War Commodore John Rodgers, Robert Fulton, and the United States Navy’s Test of the First Torpedoes 24 September to 1 November 1810 by John G. M. Sharp [2017]

Bermuda Triangle

"Exorcizing the Devil's Triangle" by Howard L. Rosenberg
"Lost Patrol" by Michael McDonell

Cold War

"Answering a Call in a Crisis" [Dominican Republic Intervention, 1965]
Conflict and Cooperation: The U.S. and Soviet Navies in the Cold War Colloquium on Contemporary History June 12, 1996 No. 10
Cordon of Steel: The US Navy and the Cuban Missile Crisis by Curtis Utz
Inter-Allied Naval Relations and the Birth of NATO Colloquium on Contemporary History June 14, 1993 No. 8
"More Bang for the Buck:" U.S. Nuclear Strategy and Missile Development 1945-1965 Colloquium on Contemporary History January 12, 1994 No. 9
A New Look at the Cuban Missile Crisis Colloquium on Contemporary History June 18, 1992 No. 7
Nuclear Arms Control: The U.S.-Russian Agenda Updated January 3, 2006
Propaganda MS# B-587 [May 1952]
Report on the Naval Quarantine of Cuba [1962]
Some Experiences Reported by the Crew of the USS Pueblo and American Prisoners of War from Vietnam by Raymond C. Spaulding
Stalin's Cold War Military Machine: A New Evaluation Colloquium on Contemporary History December 18, 1991 No. 6
Wartime Diversion of US Navy Forces in Response to Public Demands for Augmented Coastal Defense by Adam B. Siegel

General & Special Orders

1834 - 1846
General Order [1834] [Presents From Any King, Prince or Foreign State, Not to be Accepted, Unless by Consent of Congress Previously Obtained]
General Order [1838] [Animals Not to Be Brought Home in Public Vessels]
Circular [1839] [Blacks, Proportion Allowed - Slaves Not to Be Entered]
Regulation [1841] [Officers Prohibited From Publishing Offensive Matter Between Themselves or Between Officers and Citizens]
General Order [1846] [Use of the Words Larboard and Starboard]

1850 - 1858
General Order [1850] [Regulations for Furnishing Boat Guns and Field Pieces to Vessels of the Navy]
General Order [1851] [Contracts of Enlistment Ending]
General Order [1858] [Naval Academy Graduates Denied Final Examination Letter If Addicted to the Habit of Intoxication]

1862 - 1863
General Order [1862] [Officers of the Navy Forbidden to Give Publicly Any Hydrographical Knowledge Obtained During Service]
General Order [1862] [Rules for Naval Communication]
General Order [1862] [Rules for Correspondence with the Secretary of the Navy and Bureaus of the Department]
General Order No. 1 [1863] [Rules to Disseminate General Orders to the Officers and Crew of Naval Vessels]
General Order No. 4 [1863] [Emancipation Proclamation]
General Order No. 9 [1863] [To Be Observed in the Navy of the United States in Relation to Paroles]

1865
General Order No. 51 [1865] [Announcing the Death of President Abraham Lincoln]
Special Order 17 April 1865 [Navy Department Closure for Funeral of President Lincoln]
Special Order 17 April 1865 [Officers to Attend the Funeral of President Lincoln]
Special Order 17 April 1865 [Assemblage of Officers to Attend the Funeral of President Lincoln]
Special Order 20 April 1865 [List of Officers to Accompany Remains of President Lincoln]

1866
General Order No. 73 [1866] [Resolution Tendering the Thanks of Congress to Vice-Admiral David G. Farragut in Action in Mobile Bay on 8 August 1864]
General Order No. 81 [1866] [Requirements of Fathers, Mothers or Guardians to Present a Boy for Enlistment In the Naval Service]

1867
General Order No. 83 [1867] [Proclamation Issued by President Jackson Warning Against Obstructing or Hindering the Execution of the Constitution and Laws of the United States]

1869
General Order No. 90 [1869] [Uniform Changes]
General Order No. 99 [1869] [Authority Given to Fleet Officers]
General Order No. 105 [1869] [North & South Pacific Squadrons Combined into Pacific Station]
General Order No. 110 [1869] [Forbidding Applications for Duty Through Persons of Influence]
General Order No. 112 [1869] [Sea Service of Officers to be Three Years]
General Order No. 123 [1869] [Uniform Change for Masters, Ensigns & Midshipmen Upon Graduation]
General Order No. 127 [1869] [List of Types of Officers to Mess in Second Ward Room]
General Order No. 128 [1869] [Exercises for Ships with Sails]
General Order No. 131 [1869] [Economizing the Use of Coal]
Circular 17 July 1869 [Organization of Torpedo Corps]

1872
General Order No. 175 [1872] [Division of the Pacific Station into Two Stations]

1877
General Order No. 226 [1877] [Importance of Complete Reports and Logs]
General Order No. 230 [1877] [Special Shore Service/On Shore Duty, On Sea Service/On Sea Duty]
General Order No. 232 [1877] [Working Hours at Navy Yards and Stations]

1880
General Order No. 248 [1880] [Correct and General Understanding of Signals Struck Upon the Engine-room Gong]
General Order No. 250 [1880] [Establishment of the Office of Judge Advocate General of the Navy]
General Order No. 252 [1880] [Painting Schematic for Boats]

1900
General Order No. 544 [1900] Establishment of General Board

1901
General Order No. 55 [1901] Decorations for Philippine Islands and Boxer Rebellion

1903
General Order No. 128 [1903][Establishment of Naval Districts]
General Order No. 129 [1903] [Surplus Provisions]

1911-1914
General Order No. 135 [1911] Definitions of Certain Naval Terms
General Orders, No. 30 and No. 98 [1913, 1914] Orders to the Helm/Rudder
General Order No. 99 [1914] Prohibition in the Navy

1920
General Order No. 541 [1920] Standard Nomenclature for Naval Vessels

General Orders 1921-1935 - Series of General Orders, 1935, and Disposition of Series of 1921, Reprinted February 1944, incorporating all changes effected by General Orders up to and including No. 207
General Orders USS Independence 1815 Naval Historical Foundation publication [1969]

Great White Fleet

Cruise of the Great White Fleet by JO2 [Journalist Second Class] Mike McKinley

History Surveys

The Afghan Wars 1839-42 and 1878-80
Afghanistan: A Short Account of Afghanistan, Its History, and Our Dealings With It
American War and Military Operations Casualties: Lists and Statistics
Anchor of Resolve: A History of US Naval Forces Central Command/Fifth Fleet by Robert J. Schneller, Jr. [pdf]
Budget of the US Navy: 1794 to 2004
Condition of the Navy and Its Expenses Communicated to the House of Representatives, January 25, 1821
Costs of Major U.S. Wars
Declarations of War and Authorizations for the Use of Military Force: Historical Background and Legal Implications by David M. Ackerman and Richard F. Grimmett
Filipinos in the United States Navy
Fifty Years of Naval District Development 1903-1953
"Forward ... From the Start": The U.S. Navy & Homeland Defense: 1775-2003
Forward Presence in the Modern Navy: From the Cold War to a Future Tailored Force
Instances of Use of United States Armed Forces Abroad, 1798-2016 by Barbara Salazar Torreon [2016]
The Japanese by John F. Embree
A Journal of the Disasters in Afghanistan, 1841-2
A List of Expeditions Formed and Landings Effected by US Naval Forces in Central America, Mexico and the West Indies, from 1901 to 1 May 1929
Naval Districts
The Navy by Michael A. Palmer, [from Encyclopedia of the American Military]
Navy-Yard Washington: History From Organization, 1799 to Present Date [1890] by Henry B. Hibben
Navy and Marine Corps Awards Manual [Rev. 1953]
Officers of the Continental and US Navy and Marine Corps 1775-1900
Sailors as Infantry in the US Navy by Capt. Patrick H. Roth, USN Ret.
Seventh Amphibious Force Command History 10 January 1943 - 23 December 1945
The Social History of the U.S. Navy, 1945–Present: A Historiographical Essay by Edward J. Marolda [2016]
Sources on U.S. Naval History by State
Study of the General Board of the US Navy, 1929-1933 by Scott T. Price
US Navy Personnel in World War II: Service and Casualty Statistics
U.S. Navy Personnel Strength, 1775 to Present
US Navy Sailors Operating Ashore as Artillerymen: Four Vignettes by Capt. Patrick H. Roth, USN Ret.
U.S. Periods of War and Dates of Recent Conflicts by Barbara Salazar Torreon, Senior Research Librarian September 29, 2016
Use of Naval Forces in the Post-War Era: U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps Crisis Response Activity, 1946-1990
Wars and Conflicts of the United States Navy [Finding Aid]
Wartime Diversion of US Navy Forces in Response to Public Demands for Augmented Coastal Defense by Adam B. Siegel

Middle East

Armed Conflict in Syria Overview and US Response [2016]
Armed Conflict in Syria: Overview and US Response by Carla E. Humud, Christopher M. Blanchard, and Mary Beth D. Nikitin [2017]
Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in Iraq: Effects and Countermeasures by Clay Wilson
[Iran Hostage] Rescue Mission Report - Admiral Holloway - 1980
Iran's Foreign and Defense Policies by Kenneth Katzman [2017]
Iran's Nuclear Program: Recent Developments by Sharon Squassoni
Narrative of the United States' Expedition to the River Jordan and the Dead Sea by Capt. Wm. Lynch
Short Guide to Iraq
Syria's Chemical Weapons: Issues for Congress CRS Report for Congress
US Naval Detachment in Turkish Waters, 1919-1924 by Dr. Henry F. Boers

Religion

Islam: A Primer
Religions of Vietnam [MACV Office of Information]

Ships

American Ship Casualties of the World War Including Naval Vessels, Merchant Ships Sailing Vessels, and Fishing Craft [1923]
Antiaircraft Action Summary [COMINCH P-009]
Battlecruisers in the United States and the United Kingdom 1902-1922 by Ryan Peeks
The Constitution Fighting Top
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships
Far Eastern Sighting Guide ONI-F-31 FE
History of Convoy and Routing United States Naval Administrative History 0f World War II #11
Landing Operations Doctrine (US Navy 1938 FTP-167)
Master File Drawings of German Naval Vessels [1942]

Merchant Ship Shapes

Mers-el-Kebir Port Instructions for Merchant Vessels

Navy Aegis Cruiser and Destroyer Modernization: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke
Navy DD(X) and CG(X) Programs: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke
Navy Force Structure and Shipbuilding Plans: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2016]
Navy Force Structure: A Bigger Fleet? Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2016]
Navy John Lewis (TAO-205) Class Oiler Shipbuilding Program: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2106]
Navy Littoral Combat Ship (LCS)/Frigate Program: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2016]
Navy LX(R) Amphibious Ship Program: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2016]
Navy Ship Names: Background for Congress Ronald O'Rourke, Specialist in Naval Affairs [September 14, 2016]
Navy Ship Procurement: Alternative Funding Approaches--Background and Options for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke
Navy Ship Propulsion Technologies: Options for Reducing Oil Use — Background for Congress by Ronald O’Rourke [2006]
Navy Shipboard Lasers for Surface, Air, and Missile Defense: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2015]

Nomenclature of Decks, Numbering Watertight Compartments, Labeling for Vessels of the United States,[1936]

Nomenclature of Naval Vessels [1942]

Organization of the Atlantic Fleet: 1942 [Commander in Chief, U.S. Atlantic Fleet]
Organization of the Pacific Fleet: 1 May 1945 [Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet]

Ship Shapes, 1943

Shiploading: A Picture-Dictionary of Shiploading TermsUnited States Naval Hospital Ships

War Damage Reports

Destroyer Report - War Damage report No. 50 [1945]
Destroyer Report - War Damage Report No. 51 [1941-45]
Structural Repairs in Forward Areas During World War II [1949]
Submarine Report - War Damage Report No. 58 [1949]
Summary Of War Damage To U. S. Battleships, Carriers, Cruisers And Destroyers [17 October, 1941 - 7 December, 1942]
USS Birmingham CL-62 - War Damage Report No. 48 [1944]
USS Boise CL-47 - War Damage Report No. 24 [1941-45]
USS Canberra CA70 War Damage Report No. 54 [1946]
USS Capella AK13 & USS Alhena AKA9 War Damage Report No. 27 [1943]
USS Chincoteague AVP-24 War Damage Report No. 47 [1943]
USS Enterprise CV6 War Damage Report No. 59 [1947]
USS Franklin CV-13 War Damage Report No. 56 [1944-45]
USS Helena CL-50 War Damage Report No. 43 [1944]
USS Honolulu CL-48 War Damage Report No. 1 [1942]
USS Houston CL-81 - War Damage Report No. 53 [1947]
USS Independence CVL-22 and USS Denver CL-58 - War Damage Report No. 52 [1945]
USS Joseph Hewes APA-22, USS Edward Rutledge APA-24, USS Hugh L. Scott AP-43, USS Tasker H. Bliss AP-42 and USS Electra AKA-4 - War Damage Report No. 32 [1943]
USS Lexington CV-2 War Damage Report No. 16 [1942]
USS Liscome Bay CVE-56 - War Damage Report No. 45 [1944]
USS New Orleans CA-32 War Damage Report No. 38 [1943]
USS North Carolina BB-55 War Damage Report No. 61 [1949]
USS Northampton CA-26 War Damage Report No. 41 [1942]
USS O'Brien DD-415 War Damage Report No. 28 [1942]
USS Princeton CL-23 War Damage Report No. 62 [1947]
USS Quincy CA39, USS Astoria CA34 & USS Vincennes CA44 War Damage Report No. 29 [1943]
USS San Francisco CA38 War Damage Report No. 26 [1943]
USS Saratoga CV-3 War Damage Report No. 19 [1942]
USS South Dakota BB-57 War Damage Report No. 57 [1947]

Wartime Instructions for United States Merchant Vessels [1942]

Spanish American War

Naval Yarns by Captain Frank W. Bartlett
Selected Documents of the Spanish American War

Strategy

Africa Command: U.S. Strategic Interests and the Role of the U.S. Military in Africa by Lauren Ploch
Attack on Halifax and Adjacent Territory Lt. J. J. Hunker, USN - 1894
Employment of Naval Forces by Chester W. Nimitz
Grand Strategy Contending Contemporary Analyst Views and Implications for the US Navy by Elbridge Colby
Naval Transformation: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke
Navy and Defense Reform: A Short History and Reference Chronology by Justin L. C. Eldridge, Dr. Ryan Peeks, and Dr. Greg Bereiter [2016]
Navy at a Tipping Point: Maritime Dominance at Stake? by Daniel Whiteneck, Michael Price, Neil Jenkins, and Peter Swartz
Navy CVN-21 Aircraft Carrier Program: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke
The Offensive Navy Since World War II: How Big and Why, A Brief Summary
A Strait Comparison: Lessons Learned from the 1915 Dardanelles Campaign in the Context of a Strait of Hormuz Closure Event
Strategic Concepts of the U.S. Navy NWP 1 (A)
A Time of Change: National Strategy in the Early Postwar Era Colloquium on Contemporary History June 7, 1989 No.1
U.S. Naval Plans for War with the United Kingdom in the 1890s: A Compromise between Pragmatism and Theory by Michael J. Crawford
US Navy Capstone Strategies and Concepts (1970-1980) by Peter Swartz with Karin Duggan
US Navy Capstone Strategies and Concepts (1974-2005) by Peter Swartz with Karin Duggan
US Navy Capstone Strategies and Concepts (1981-1990) by Peter Swartz with Karin Duggan
US Navy Capstone Strategies and Concepts (1991-2000) by Peter Swartz with Karin Duggan
US Navy Capstone Strategies and Concepts (2001-2010) by Peter Swartz with Karin Duggan
U.S. Navy Capstone Strategy, Policy, Vision and Concept Documents: What to consider before you write one by Peter Swartz
US Navy Forward Deployment 1801-2001 by Peter Swartz and E.D. McGrady
US Navy in the World (2001-2010): Context for U.S. Navy Capstone Strategies and Concepts by Peter M. Swartz and Karin Duggan
Who Will Do What With What by Adam B. Siegel

Submarines

Analysis of the Advantage of Speed and Changes of Course in Avoiding Attack by Submarine [ONI Pub. No. 30]
Antisubmarine Information [ONI Publication No. 14]
Antisubmarine Tactics [ONI Publication No. 42]
Antisubmarine Warfare [ONI Publication No. 9]
Blockade-running Between Europe and the Far East by Submarines 1942-44 [SRH-019]
COMINT [Communications Intelligence] Contributions [to] Submarine Warfare in WW II [SRH-235] by Charles A. Lockwood
Commander Task Force Seventeen Operation Plan No. 1-45 [Operation Plan for Submarine Operations in the Pacific Ocean Areas, 1945]
Current Doctrine Submarines (USF-25(A))
General Instructions for Sloops and Torpedo Craft Employed on Antisubmarine Duties [ONI Publication No. 33]
German Submarine Activities on the Atlantic Coast of the United States and Canada Published under the direction of The Hon. Josephus Daniels, Secretary of the Navy [1920]
German Submarine Attacks [ONI Pub. No. 44]
German Submarines in Question and Answer [ONI Publication No. 32]
Japanese Naval and Merchant Shipping Losses During World War II by All Causes
Kite Balloons in Escorts [ONI Pub. No. 46]
Navy Columbia Class (Ohio Replacement) Ballistic Missile Submarine (SSBN[X]) Program: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2016]
Navy Trident Submarine Conversion (SSGN) Program: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke
Navy Virginia (SSN-774) Class Attack Submarine Procurement: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2016]
Notes on Anti-submarine Defenses [ONI Publication No. 8]
Radio Intelligence Appreciations Concerning German U-Boat Activity in the Far East [SRH-232]
Recollections of USS Pampanito's Rescue of Prison Ship Survivors by Lieutenant Commander Landon Davis [1944]
Remarks on Protection of a Convoy by Extended Patrols [ONI Publication No. 29]
Remarks on Submarine Tactics Against Convoys [ONI Publication No. 23]
Sinking of the German Battleship Bismarck as described in the B.d.U. [Commander U-boats] War Log, 24-31 May 1941
Sinking of USS Guitarro (SSN-665)
Submarine Activities Connected with Guerrilla Organizations
Submarine Sighting Guide ONI 31-2A
Submarine Sighting Guide Rev 1 ONI 31SS-Rev1
Submarine Silhouette Book No. 1
Submarine Turtle: Naval Documents of the Revolutionary War
U-94 Sunk by USN PBY Plane and HMCS Oakville 8-27-42 Post Mortems on Enemy Submarines Serial No. 5
U-162 Sunk By HM Ships Pathfinder, Vimy, and Quentin 9-3-42 Post Mortems on Enemy Submarines - Serial No. 6
U-210 Sunk by HMCS Assiniboine 7-6-42 Post Mortems on Enemy Submarines Serial No. 4
U-352 Sunk By U.S.C.G. Icarus 5-9-42 Post Mortems on Enemy Submarines Serial No. 2
U-505, Documents Captured on German Submarine
U-595 Scuttled and Sunk Off Cape Khamis, Algeria 11-14-42 Post Mortems On Enemy Submarines - Serial No. 7
U-701 Sunk by US Army Attack Bomber No. 9-29-322, Unit 296 BS 7-7-42 Post Mortems on Enemy Submarines Serial No. 3
The U-Boat War in the Caribbean: Opportunities Lost
ULTRA and the Campaign Against the U-boats in World War II [SRH-142] by Commander Jerry C. Russell
United States Submarine Losses, World War II
US Navy Submarines Losses, Selected Accidents, and Selected Incidents of Damage Resulting from Enemy Action [Chronological]

Terminology

Brass Monkey [Terminology]
Bravo Zulu [Terminology]
Bull Ensign [Terminology]
DoD Acronyms
Gedunk [Terminology]
General Orders, No. 30 and No. 98, Orders to the Helm/Rudder [1913, 1914]
General Order, No. 135, Definitions of Well-Known Naval Terms [1911]
Head (ship's toilet) [Terminology]
How the Navy Talks [1942]
Manual of Commands and Orders, [1945]

Nomenclature of Decks, Numbering Watertight Compartments, Labeling for Vessels of the United States,[1936]
Nomenclature of Naval Vessels, [1942]
Notes on Writing Naval (not Navy) English [1949]
OPNAV Acronyms
Origin of Navy Terminology
Shiploading: A Picture-Dictionary of Shiploading Terms
Striking the Flag [Terminology]
Terminology and Nomenclature [World War II]

Terrorism, Global War on

Afghanistan Casualties: Military Forces and Civilians by Susan G. Chesser
Afghanistan - Silver Star presented to Lt.(jg) Francis L. Toner IV [brochure - 2011]
Al Qaeda: Statements and Evolving Ideology by Christopher M. Blanchard
Anchor of Resolve: A History of US Naval Forces Central Command/Fifth Fleet by Robert J. Schneller, Jr. [pdf]
Armed Conflict in Syria Overview and US Response [2016]
Armed Conflict in Syria: Overview and US Response by Carla E. Humud, Christopher M. Blanchard, and Mary Beth D. Nikitin [2017]
Computer Attack and Cyberterrorism: Vulnerabilities and Policy Issues for Congress by Clay Wilson
High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse (HEMP) and High Power Microwave (HPM) Devices: Threat Assessments by Clay Wilson
Homeland Security: Navy Operations-Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke
Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in Iraq: Effects and Countermeasures by Clay Wilson
Information Operations, Electronic Warfare, and Cyberwar: Capabilities and Related Policy Issues by Clay Wilson
Iran, Gulf Security, and U.S. Policy by Kenneth Katzman [2016]
Iran's Foreign and Defense Policies by Kenneth Katzman [2017]
Islamic State and US Policy by Christopher M. Blanchard and Carla E. Humud [2015]
Islamic Terrorism and the Balkans by Steven Woehrel
Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2011]
Navy Irregular Warfare and Counterterrorism Operations: Background and Issues for Congress by Ronald O'Rourke [2015]
Pentagon 9/11 by Alfred Goldberg, Sarandis Papadopoulos, Diane Putney, Nancy Berlage, and Rebecca Welch
Terrorism in Southeast Asia by Mark Manyin
Terrorism: Some Legal Restrictions on Military Assistance to Domestic Authorities Following a Terrorist Attack by Charles Doyle and Jennifer Elsea
U.S. Navy in Operation Enduring Freedom, 2001-2002
US Special Operations Forces (SOF): Background and Issues for Congress by Andrew Feickert and Thomas K. Livingston

Yemen: Civil War and Regional Intervention

 

Vietnam War

Bombing As a Policy Tool In Vietnam: Effectiveness [1972]
By Sea, Air, and Land by Edward J. Marolda
CINCPAC Glossary of Commonly Used Abbreviation and Short Titles [1968]
Command and Control of Air Operations in the Vietnam War Colloquium on Contemporary History January 23, 1991 No. 4
Gulf of Tonkin, The 1964 Incidents: Hearing Before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate [1968]
Indochina Atlas 1970
Market Time (u) CRC 280 By: Judith C. Erdheim [1975]
Nixon's Trident: Naval Power in Southeast Asia, 1968-1972 by John Sherwood [pdf]
Religions of Vietnam [MACV Office of Information]
Report by the Special Subcommittee on Disciplinary Problem in the US Navy [Racial Incidents in 1972]
Riverine Warfare Field Manual [1971]
Riverine Warfare: The U.S. Navy's Operations on Inland Waters
Selected Groups in the Republic of Vietnam: The Binh Xuyen
Selected Groups in the Republic of Vietnam: The Cao Dai
Selected Groups in the Republic of Vietnam: The Cham
Selected Groups in the Republic of Vietnam: The Chinese
Selected Groups in the Republic of Vietnam: The Khmer
Skunks, Bogies, Silent Hounds, and the Flying Fish: The Gulf of Tonkin Mystery, 2-4 August 1964 by Robert J. Hanyok
Some Experiences Reported by the Crew of the USS Pueblo and American Prisoners of War from Vietnam by Raymond C. Spaulding
Surprised at Tet: US Naval Forces in Vietnam, 1968 by Glenn E. Helm
Tet: The Turning Point in Vietnam Colloquium on Contemporary History September 29, 1998 No. 11
Viet-Nam: Free World Challenge in Southeast Asia by George W. Ball, 1962
Vietnam: The Struggle for Freedom, Questions and Answers [1964]
Viet-Nam: The Third Face of the War
Vietnamese Naval Intelligence [1 March 1970]
We Will Stand in Viet-Nam
What is CORDS? by Carl R. Fritz [October 1969]
Z-Grams: A LIst

War of 1812

Battle of Lake Erie: Building the Fleet in the Wilderness by RADM Denys W. Knoll, USN (Ret.)
The Constitution Gun Deck
Constitution Sailors in the Battle of Lake Erie
The Defense and Burning of Washington in 1814: Naval Documents of the War of 1812
Hurricanes and the War of 1812: Documents on Selected Storms Affecting Naval Operations
Naval Anecdotes Relating to HMS Leopard Versus USS Chesapeake, 24 June 1807
Navy Regulations, 1814
"Precisely Appropriate for the Purpose" [essay on James Lawrence]
Register of Patients Naval Hospital, Washington DC 1814 (With the Names of American Wounded From the Battle of Bladensburg.)  
Torpedo War Commodore John Rodgers, Robert Fulton, and the United States Navy’s Test of the First Torpedoes 24 September to 1 November 1810 by John G. M. Sharp [2017]

Weather

Amphibious Landings in Lingayen Gulf Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-9]
Assault Landings on Leyte Island Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-6 1944]
Battle of Midway Aerology and Naval Warfare [NAVAER 50-40T-1 1944]
Carrier Strikes on the China Coast - January 1945 Aerology and Naval Warfare [NAVAER 50-40T-3]
The First Raid on Japan Aerology and Naval Warfare [NAVAER 50-40T-4]
Fleet Air Wing Four Strikes Aerology and Naval Warfare [NAVAER 50-40T-2]
Honda (Pedernales) Point, California, Disaster, 8 September 1923
Invasion of Sicily Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-1 1944]
Invasion of Southern France Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-8 1945]
Occupation of Kiska Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-2 1944]
Occupation of the Gilbert Islands Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-4 1944]
Operations of the Seventh Amphibious Force Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-3 1944]
Reports of USS Powhatan and USS Wateree Concerning the Earthquake and Tidal Wave of 13 August 1868 at Arica, Peru
Tsunami (Tidal Wave) Disasters and the U.S. Navy
Typhoons and Hurricanes:

Hurricanes and the War of 1812: Documents on Selected Storms Affecting Naval Operations
Samoan Hurricane by Rear Admiral L. A. Kimberly, USN
Typhoons and Hurricanes: Pacific Typhoon, 18 December 1944
Typhoons and Hurricanes : Pacific Typhoon June 1945
Typhoons and Hurricanes: Pacific Typhoon at Okinawa, October 1945

World War One

“The Ablest Men” American Naval Planning Section London and the Adriatic, 1917-1918 by Frank A. Blazich, Jr.
Account of the Operations of the American Navy in France During the War With Germany Vice Admiral Henry B. Wilson, United States Navy Commander, United States Naval Forces In France
American Naval Mission in the Adriatic, 1918-1921 Prepared by Dr. A. C. Davidonis [1943]
American Naval Participation in the Great War (With Special Reference to the European Theater of Operations) by Dudley W. Knox
American Naval Planning Section London Published under the direction of The Hon. Edwin Denby, Secretary of the Navy [1923]
American Ship Casualties of the World War Including Naval Vessels, Merchant Ships Sailing Vessels, and Fishing Craft [1923]
Analysis of the Advantage of Speed and Changes of Course in Avoiding Attack by Submarine [ONI Pub. No. 30]
Antisubmarine Information [ONI Publication No. 14]
Antisubmarine Tactics [ONI Publication No. 42]
Antisubmarine Warfare [ONI Publication No. 9]
Battle of Jutland War Game at the US Naval War College, Class of 1922
Bayly's Navy by Vice Admiral Walter S. Delany, USN
Digest Catalogue of Laws and Joint Resolutions: The Navy and the World War [1920]
General Instructions for Sloops and Torpedo Craft Employed on Antisubmarine Duties [ONI Publication No. 33]
German Submarine Activities on the Atlantic Coast of the United States and Canada Published under the direction of The Hon. Josephus Daniels, Secretary of the Navy [1920]
German Submarine Attacks [ONI Pub. No. 44]
German Submarines in Question and Answer [ONI Publication No. 32]
History of the Bureau of Engineering Navy Department During the World War Published under the direction of The Hon. Edwin Denby, Secretary of the Navy [1922]
I Was a Yeoman (F) by Mrs. Henry F. Butler [Estelle Kemper]
Influenza of 1918 (Spanish Flu) and the US Navy
Instructions on Reception, Care and Training of Homing Pigeons in Newly Installed Lofts at U.S Navy Air Bases
Kite Balloons in Escorts [ONI Pub. No. 46]
Lieutenant Sherwood Picking's Diary, May - June 1918 While Observing English and French Submarine Operations in the War Zone
Mine Sweeping Manual, USN [1917]
Naval Bombing Experiments Off the Virginia Capes by Vice Admiral Alfred W. Johnson, Ret. [1959]
Northern Barrage and Other Mining Activities Published under the direction of The Hon. Josephus Daniels, Secretary of the Navy [1920]
Northern Barrage: Taking Up the Mines Published under the direction of The Hon. Josephus Daniels, Secretary of the Navy [1920]
Notes on Anti-submarine Defenses [ONI Publication No. 8]
Recollections of Capture By the Germans, Imprisonment, and Escape of Lieutenant Edouard Victor Isaacs, U.S.N. [1918]
Regulations for the Information of Officers On Neutrality Duty in Connection With the Visits of Belligerent Vessels of War [1916]
Remarks on Protection of a Convoy by Extended Patrols [ONI Publication No. 29]
Remarks on Submarine Tactics Against Convoys [ONI Publication No. 23]
Submarine Silhouette Book No. 1 [1917]
United States Naval Railway Batteries in France Published under the direction of the Hon. Edwin Denby, Secretary of the Navy
United States Navy and World War I: 1914–1922 by Frank A. Blazich Jr. [2016]
US Naval Detachment in Turkish Waters, 1919-1924 by Dr. Henry P. Beers
US Naval Forces in Northern Russia (Archangel and Murmansk), 1918-1919 Prepared by Dr. Henry P. Beers
U. S. Naval Port Officers in the Bordeaux Region, 1917-1919 Prepared by Dr. Henry P. Beers
World War I British and German Naval Messages [1918]
World War I Victory Medal [From Navy and Marine Corps Awards Manual, Department of the Navy, NAVPERS 15,790 (Rev. 1953)

World War Two

Advanced Intelligence Centers in the US Navy [SRH-268]
The Aleutians Campaign June 1942 - August 1943 Combat Narrative - Office of Naval Intelligence [1945]
Amphibious Landings in Lingayen Gulf Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-9]
Amphibious Operations - Capture of Iwo Jima 16 February to 16 March 1945 [COMINCH P-0012]
Amphibious Operations: The Planning Phase [NAVMC 3985 1945]
Antiaircraft Action Summary [COMINCH P-009]
Antiaircraft Action Summary WWII
Anti-Suicide Action Summary [COMINCH P-0011]
Army-Navy E Award: Miscellaneous Documents and Images
Assault Landings on Leyte Island Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-6 1944]
Aviation Personnel Fatalities in World War II
Battle of Guadalcanal 11-15 November 1942 Combat Narrative - Office of Naval Intelligence [1943]

Battle Instructions for the German Navy [May 1939]

Battle of Midway Aerology and Naval Warfare [NAVAER 50-40T-1 1944]
Battle of Midway: 3-6 June 1942 Combat Narrative - Office of Naval Intelligence [1943]
Battle of Midway: 4-7 June 1942: The Role of COMINT in the Battle of Midway [SRH-230] by Henry F. Schorreck
Battle of Midway: Interrogation of Japanese Officials Selections from US Strategic Bombing Survey [Pacific] volume 1
Battle of Midway: Japanese Plans Chapter 5 of The Campaigns of the Pacific War, US Strategic Bombing Survey (Pacific)
The Battle of Savo Island August 9th, 1942 Strategical and Tactical Analysis US Naval War College, 1950, NAVPERS 91187
Battle of Tassafaronga Combat Narratives Office of Naval Intelligence [1944]
Battle of the Atlantic Volume 3 German Naval Communications Intelligence [SRH-024]
Battle of the Atlantic Volume 4 Technical Intelligence From Allied Communications Intelligence [SRH-025]
Battle of the Coral Sea Combat Narrative - Office of Naval Intelligence [1943]
The Battles of Savo Island, 9 August 1942, and the Eastern Solomons, 23-25 August 1942 [1994]
Beans, Bullets and Black Oil: The Story of Fleet Logistics Afloat in the Pacific During World War II by RADM Worrall R. Carter
"Bismarck: The Cruise of the Bismarck"
Building the Navy's Bases in World War II
Carrier Strikes on the China Coast - January 1945 Aerology and Naval Warfare [NAVAER 50-40T-3]
CIC [Combat Information Center] Operation in an AGC [Amphibious Force Flagship equipped with special communications facilities]
CIC [Combat Information Center] Operations on a Night Carrier
CIC [Combat Information Center] Yesterday and Today

Combat Information Center Manual - Radar Bulletin No. 6
COMINT [Communications Intelligence] Contributions [to] Submarine Warfare in WW II [SRH-235] by Charles A. Lockwood
Commander Task Force Seventeen Operation Plan No. 1-45 [Operation Plan for Submarine Operations in the Pacific Ocean Areas, 1945]
Conduct of the War At Sea [1946] by Admiral Karl Doenitz
Current Doctrine Submarines (USF-25(A))
Cursor Scales for the VG [Plan Position Indicator (radar)]
Destroyers at Normandy: Naval Gunfire Support at Omaha Beach by William B. Kirkland, Jr.
The Development of Japanese Sea Power 'Know Your Enemy"! [CinCPOA Bulletin 93-45], 1945
Disaster at Savo Island, 1942 by Lieutenant Colonel David E. Quantock United States Army [2002]
Disaster in the Pacific December 1941 [Chapter 26 of The War At Sea 1939-1945, by Captain S.W. Roskill, Royal Navy]
Early Raids in the Pacific Ocean, February 1 to March 10, 1942 Combat Narrative - Office of Naval Intelligence [1943]
Elementary Map and Aerial Photograph Reading
The First Raid on Japan Aerology and Naval Warfare [NAVAER 50-40T-4]
Fleet Air Wing Four Strikes Aerology and Naval Warfare [NAVAER 50-40T-2]
Fleet Post Office, New York, New York
Fleet Post Office, San Francisco, California
French Indo-China PSIS 400-35 [SRH-094]
G.A.F. [German Air Force, Luftaffe] and the Invasion of Normandy 1944 by Oberst Walter Gaul
Gearing Up for Victory American Military and Industrial Mobilization in World War II Colloquium on Contemporary History June 25, 1991 No. 5
General Instructions for Commanding Officers of Naval Armed Guards on Merchant Ships 1944
German Commanders Wilhelm Keitel and Alfred Jodl on the Invasion of Normandy in 1944
German Defense of Berlin
"German Espionage and Sabotage Against the United States in World War II"
Glossary of US Naval Abbreviations OPNAV 29-P1000 (Revised April 1949)
The Guadalcanal Campaign by Major John L. Zimmerman, USMCR [1949]
Guide To Command of Negro Naval Personnel
Handbook of First Aid Treatment for Survivors of Disasters at Sea [1943]
History of Convoy and Routing United States Naval Administrative History of World War II #11
Indians in the War 1945
Instructional Material for the Fight Against Enemy Propaganda
Interrogation of General Alfred Jodl Concerning the Invasion of Normandy in 1944.
Interrogations of Japanese Officials - United States Strategic Bombing Survey [Pacific] 1946, 2 vols.
Invasion of Sicily Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-1 1944]
Invasion of Southern France Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-8 1945]
Iwo Jima, Battle of
Japan's Struggle to End the War US Strategic Bombing Survey 1946
Japanese Interrogation of Prisoners of War
Japanese Naval and Merchant Shipping Losses During World War II by All Causes
Japanese Naval Ground Forces "Know Your Enemy!" [CinCPac-CinCPOA Bulletin 11-45, 1945]
Japanese Naval Shipbuilding "Know Your Enemy!" [CinCPac-CinCPOA Bulletin 142-45, 1945]
Japanese Operational Aircraft "know Your Enemy!" [CinCPac-CinCPOA Bulletin 105-45, April 1945]
Japanese Operational Aircraft "know Your Enemy!" [CinCPac-CinCPOA Bulletin 105-45, Revised July 1945]
Japanese Radio Communications and Radio Intelligence: "Know Your Enemy!" [CinCPac-CinCPOA Bulletin 5-45, 1945]
Japanese Story of the Battle of Midway
The Java Sea Campaign Combat Narrative - Office of Naval Intelligence [1943]
Logistics of Advance Bases United States Naval Administrative History of World War II #21
Lookout Manual NavPers 170069 - 1943

Magic Background of Pearl Harbor Volume I (February 14, 1941-May 12, 1941)
Magic Background of Pearl Harbor Volume II (May 12, 1941 - August 6, 1941)
Magic Background of Pearl Harbor Volume II Appendix
Magic Background of Pearl Harbor Volume IV (October 17, 1941 - December 7, 1941)
Master File Drawings of German Naval Vessels [1942]

Midway Documents
Adm. Nimitz (CinCPac) to Adm. King (Cominch) 28 June 1942
Battle of Midway, June 3-6, 1942 Combat Narratives
Battle of Midway: Preliminaries U.S. Navy Carrier Operations, 7 December 1941 - 10 March 1942
Battle of Midway - U.S. Marine Corps
Battle of Midway: 4-7 June 1942 A Select Bibliography
Commander TF-16 to CinCPac (Hornet & Enterprise) 16 June 1942
Commander Cruisers, Pacific Fleet to CinCPac 14 June 1942
Composition of U. S. Forces
Japanese Story of the Battle of Midway OPNAV P32-1002
Midway: Sheer Luck or Better Doctrine? by Thomas Wildenberg
A Priceless Advantage: US navy Communications Intelligence and the Battles of Coral Sea, Midway, and the Aleutians by Frederick D. Parker
USS Hornet (CV-8) Action Report 13 June 1942
USS Enterprise (CV-6) Action Report 8 June 1942
USS Yorktown (CV-5) Action Report 18 June 1942
Commander Destroyer Squadron 6 to ComCruPacFlt 12 June 1942
USS Hammann (DD-412) Action Report 16 June 1942
Ensign George Gay's narrative of the battle (sole survivor of VT-8 -- Hornet's torpedo squadron)

Miracle Harbor
Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary
Naval Guns at Normandy by Vice Admiral Morton L. Deyo
Navy and Marine Corps Awards Manual [Rev. 1953]
Navy Department Communiques 1-300 and Pertinent Press Releases December 10, 1941 to March 5, 1943
Navy Department Communiques 301-600 and Pacific Fleet Communiques March 6, 1943 to May 24, 1945
Navy Records and [Navy Department] Library (E Branch)
The Negro in the Navy United States Naval Administrative History of World War II #84
Nomenclature of Naval Vessels [1942]
Northern Formosa, Pescadores: Air Target Maps and Photos, Selected Targets CINCPAC-CINCPOA A.T.F. No. 146A-44 1 October 1944
Occupation of Kiska Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-2 1944]
Occupation of the Gilbert Islands Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-4 1944]
Operation NEPTUNE (Naval Aspects of Operation OVERLORD) Administrative History United States Naval Administrative History of World War II #147E [1948]
Operations of the Seventh Amphibious Force Aerology and Amphibious Warfare [NAVAER 50-30T-3 1944]
Organization of the Atlantic Fleet: 1942 [Commander in Chief, U.S. Atlantic Fleet]
Organization of the Pacific Fleet: 1 May 1945 [Commander in Chief, U.S. Pacific Fleet]
Pearl Harbor Revisited: United States Navy Communications Intelligence 1924-1941 by Frederick D. Parker
Pearl Harbor Salvage Report 1944 - Ship Salvage Branch
Pearl Harbor: Why, How, Fleet Salvage and Final Appraisal by Vice Admiral Homer N. Wallin [1968]
Pocket Guide to Hawaii [1945]
Pocket Guide to Japan [1945]
Pocket Guide to Netherlands East Indies [1943]
Pocket Guide to New Guinea and the Solomons [1944]
Port Chicago, California, Naval Magazine Explosion [1944]
Post Mortem CIC [Combat Information Center] Notes
Radar Pickets [Battle Experience]

War Damage Reports

Destroyer Report - War Damage report No. 50 [1945]
Destroyer Report - War Damage Report No. 51 [1941-45]
Structural Repairs in Forward Areas During World War II [1949]
Submarine Report - War Damage Report No. 58 [1949]
Summary Of War Damage To U. S. Battleships, Carriers, Cruisers And Destroyers [17 October, 1941 - 7 December, 1942]
USS Birmingham CL-62 - War Damage Report No. 48 [1944]
USS Boise CL-47 - War Damage Report No. 24 [1941-45]
USS Canberra CA70 War Damage Report No. 54 [1946]
USS Capella AK13 & USS Alhena AKA9 War Damage Report No. 27 [1943]
USS Chincoteague AVP-24 War Damage Report No. 47 [1943]
USS Enterprise CV6 War Damage Report No. 59 [1947]
USS Franklin CV-13 War Damage Report No. 56 [1944-45]
USS Helena CL-50 War Damage Report No. 43 [1944]
USS Honolulu CL-48 War Damage Report No. 1 [1942]
USS Houston CL-81 - War Damage Report No. 53 [1947]
USS Independence CVL-22 and USS Denver CL-58 - War Damage Report No. 52 [1945]
USS Joseph Hewes APA-22, USS Edward Rutledge APA-24, USS Hugh L. Scott AP-43, USS Tasker H. Bliss AP-42 and USS Electra AKA-4 - War Damage Report No. 32 [1943]
USS Lexington CV-2 War Damage Report No. 16 [1942]
USS Liscome Bay CVE-56 - War Damage Report No. 45 [1944]
USS New Orleans CA-32 War Damage Report No. 38 [1943]
USS North Carolina BB-55 War Damage Report No. 61 [1949]
USS Northampton CA-26 War Damage Report No. 41 [1942]
USS O'Brien DD-415 War Damage Report No. 28 [1942]
USS Princeton CL-23 War Damage Report No. 62 [1947]
USS Quincy CA39, USS Astoria CA34 & USS Vincennes CA44 War Damage Report No. 29 [1943]
USS San Francisco CA-38 War Damage Report No. 26 [1943]
USS Saratoga CV-3 War Damage Report No. 19 [1942]
USS South Dakota BB-57 War Damage Report No. 57 [1947]

War Instructions United States Navy 1944
Wartime Instructions for United States Merchant Vessels [1942]
World War II Invasion of Normandy (1944) - Lieutenant General Rudolf Schmetzer Report Regarding the Construction of the Atlantic Wall


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Published: Tue Dec 04 10:28:38 EST 2018