Naval Leadership Ethics Center Naval War College As a prospective command leader, you re about to serve in one of the most demanding and rewarding positions in the U.S Navy The Naval Leadership and Ethics Center NLEC was established to prepare the command triad master chiefs chiefs of the boat, executive officers, and commanding officers and their support teams for success. British Empire Dockyards and Ports, gwpda These plans of the many British Empire dockyards and ports are from the Dock Book, June , published by the British Admiralty For the Information of Officers in H M Service Only A rough average is KB per plan. Naval artillery Naval artillery is artillery mounted on a warship, originally used only for naval warfare, later also for shore bombardment and for anti aircraft use The term generally refers to tube launched projectile firing weapons and excludes self propelled projectiles like torpedoes, rockets, and missiles and those simply dropped overboard like depth charges and naval mines Naval mine A naval mine is a self contained explosive device placed in water to damage or destroy surface ships or submarines.Unlike depth charges, mines are deposited and left to wait until they are triggered by the approach of, or contact with, any vessel.Naval mines can be used offensively, to hamper enemy shipping movements or lock vessels into a harbour or defensively, to protect friendly vessels U S Naval Ammunition Depot Walter L Miller U S Naval Ammunition Depot Walter L Miller on FREE shipping on qualifying offers The U S Navy s World War II munitions depot s history The depot covered , acres and employed over PACE A HISTORICAL SKETCH Friends Of The Pace Anyone attempting to sketch a history of the community of PACE today will miss the resource of Frank Penton Until his death a number of years ago he enjoyed sharing his memories and pictures that were historical treasures. The U.S Naval Art of Arthur Beaumont Arthur Beaumont Although Arthur Beaumont was not an American citizen by birth, he felt deep love and respect for his adopted country His classical training as an artist and his fascination with the sea and the vessels which sail upon her led Beaumont into an association with the U.S Navy which lasted nearly five decades. United Kingdom Britain . cm BL Mark XXIII The Mark XXIII designation was apparently given to both the quadruple four gun turrets originally planned for the Edinburgh class and to the triple three gun turrets actually used on Draft definition of draft by The Free Dictionary draft dr ft n A current of air in an enclosed area A device that regulates the flow or circulation of air a The act of pulling loads traction b Something that is pulled or drawn a load c A team of animals used to pull loads Nautical The depth of a vessel s keel below the water line, especially when loaded a river vessel of Brown Water Navy in Vietnam Naval Historical Foundation marks the beginning of commemorations for the th anniversary of the Vietnam War The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration has launched a website vietnamwarth which has information on the anniversary, and on the war itself.The website is a work in progress, and features an expansive interactive timeline of the war, featuring images and reference material.