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U.S. Navy

The United States Navy is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States. The U.S. Navy is the largest, most capable navy in the world, with the highest combined battle fleet tonnage. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
U.S. Navy has hosted 19 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1942 Vignette. The year with the most events was 2001 with three events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 1943 with an average of 3,704 views per video. Most appearances with John W. Warner (3), Vernon Clark (3), Nancy Reagan (2). Most common tags: Navy, World War II, American Perspectives.

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    The Battle of Midway

    Hollywood director John Ford made an 18 minute documentary for the U.S. Navy about the Battle of Midway in June of 1942. The…

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    The Fleet that Came to Stay

    This film documents the Battle of Okinawa from the U.S. Navy’s point of view. In addition to describing Navy support for the…

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    Ladies Wear the Blue

    “Ladies Wear the Blue” is a U.S. Navy documentary and recruitment film tracing the history of women in the Navy from 1917 to…

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    The American Navy in Vietnam

    This 1967 U.S. Navy film surveys the activities of the Navy in Vietnam. Hosted and narrated by NBC news anchor Chet Huntley,…

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