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Popular Mechanics magazine provides a list of the entire U.S. Navy fleet in one chart, as of April 2015. Naval Graphics provided the chart used by the magazine.

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The U.S. Navy provides its ships with websites that include a wide variety of information on its vessels. The website address for a vessel typically uses the ship's name followed by "Navy.mil." For instance, the USS Nimi...

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The Defense Logistics Agency often sells decommissioned navy vessels to civilians through their DLA Land and Maritime section. NavySurplus.com also sell decommissioned naval vessels, and there are naval vessels from a va...

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

The U.S. Navy has a total of 26 possible ranks, ranging from seaman recruit to fleet admiral. While fleet admiral is the highest possible rank in the Navy, it exists during wartime only. The current highest rank as of 20...

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The U.S. Navy maintains a war fleet composed of aircraft carriers, amphibious assault ships, cruisers, destroyers and submarines. Filling out the fleet are littoral combat ships designed for operations close to shore.

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The names of some U.S. Navy ships include USS George Washington, USS Boston and USS Bunker Hill. These vessels are part of an extensive roster of ships in the Navy, including aircraft carriers, amphibious assault ships, ...

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Among the most famous U.S. Navy ships are the USS Constitution, Monitor, Main, Arizona and Missouri. Other prominent names include the Chesapeake, Lawrence, Niagara and Nautilus. The Constitution, in particular, was one ...

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