Happy Birthday to the United States Navy.

On this date in 1775, Continental Congress authorized the procurement, manning, and arming of two vessels to interdict munitions supplies to the British Army in the Colonies.

For much more, visit: http://www.history.navy.mil/birthday.htm (Don’t tell them a Marine sent you there)

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Posted by UltimaRatioReg in History, Navy, Uncategorized


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  • jim mc connell

    Happy B’ Day, USN and a good Navy story on the Mil. channel tonight.

  • Gunny Santiago

    The FIRST MARINES were SAILORS!

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