Sentence Examples with the word naval officer

A naval officer was placed over the police to diminish difficulties with the naval authorities and sailors.

ALFRED THAYER MAHAN (1840-), American naval officer and historian, was born on the 27th of September 1840 at West Point, New York..

MATTHEW FONTAINE MAURY (1806-1873), American naval officer and hydrographer, was born near Fredericksburg in Spottsylvania county, Virginia, on the 24th of January, .1806.

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Cornell, the naval officer of the Port; and George H.

CHARLES WILKES (1798-1877), American naval officer and explorer, was born in New York City on the 3rd of April 1798.

A British naval officer who visited the group in 1760 gave his name to Nightingale Island.

Antonio de Ulloa (1716-1795), a distinguished Spanish naval officer and scholar, came to New Orleans in 1766 to take possession for his king.