**The Navy**

**BY $amuel Anthony**

****Mission Of The Navy****

**The Mission Of The Navy Is To Maintain ,Train & And Equip Combat Ready Naval Forces Capable Of Winning Wars,Dettering Aggression And Freedom Among The Seas**


***Active Duty***

America was founded on the principles of courage, equality and fairness. And for well over 200 years, America’s Navy has been instrumental in presenting these ideals to the world – through the selfless service of upstanding men and women; through their responsible use of incredibly powerful capabilities; and through the pride, purpose and professionalism that comes through in all they do.

Here, learn what it means to be part of America’s Navy. A Global Force For Good. Get a sense of the Navy’s ongoing mission, history and traditions. Meet the current Navy leadership. Plus, check out the many locations around the globe where the Navy does its work – and the types of awesome equipment that are employed to get the job done.

Through words and testimonials, pictures and videos, historical facts and breaking news, you’ll find a clear demonstration of who and what America’s Navy is – and beyond that – why its presence is so important.

The Are Currently 323,951 Navy Personnel,,,,53,580 Officers,,265,901Enlisted People,,4,470MidShipMen
These Are Some Of The Active Duty Naval Midshipmen


**Reserves**

There Are 109,738 Ready Reserves As Of September 2013
Selected Reserves:62,444
Indivisual Ready Reserves:47,294
Navy Reserves Arent Really Used Or In Time Of Crisis Or War


**Aircrafts**

Aircrafts Carries Are The Centerpiece Of The United States Naval Forces. One Any Given Day, Aircraft Carries Exercise The Navy Core Capabilities Of Power Protection, Foward Presence,Humanititarian Assistance,Detterence ,& Sea Control
:Aircraft Carries - Allowing The Mobile Projection Of Naval Air Power Across The Globe


**MIquito Fleet**

Commanded By Lieutienat commander J. T. McLaughlin , Usn , Carries 750 Sailors And Marines Into The Everglades To Fight The Seminole Indians

1941 - President Franklin D. Roosevelt places Coast Guard under jurisdiction of Department of the Navy for duration of national emergency.
1967 - Operation Coronado IX began in Mekong Delta
1979 - Beginning of retirement of Polaris A-3 program begins with removal of missiles from USS Abraham Lincoln (SSBN 602). Last Polaris missile removed in February 1982