What was the first CSA Navy iron clad ship?

Answer The CSS Virginia was the first ironclad ship in the Confederate Navy, according to the U.S. Naval Historical Center website. It was put into service in February, 1862. The ship was made from the wr... Read More »

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What was the first ship commisioned in the US navy?

On March 1st, 1794 the USS Constitution was commissioned. You may also know her as "Old Ironsides'

What was the first ship in the u.s. navy known as?

In 1775, the Continental Congress authorized the first navy ship. It was called the Alfred. Neither Continental Navy ships nor ships under the Federal Navy were named by any formal process. Many ea... Read More »

What is the first ship commissioned in the US Navy?

Who was the first Navy LDO to be captain of a Navy ship?

Captain Tito Arandela became the Navy's first security limited duty officer (LDO) to reach the rank of captain, on February 25, 2008. Captain Arandela serves as NECC force security and anti-terrori... Read More »