United States Navy

Emblem of the United States Navy

Our Guide to Sources for Research into the United States Navy, prepared by a number of specialists, examines a very wide range of published documents.

Our Our Catalogue holdings, referring specifically to the United States Navy, are available here.

Publications, journals, magazines:

Cruiser Characteristics, Roles and Missions – Historical Review, 2005 (US)

Officers and men:



This is currently a work in progess, to rationalise, facilitate and expand our content. Some pages are very recent, some date back twenty years and may or may not have been reviewed and/or edited recently; we appreciate any suggestions for improvements.


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