Fleet Admiral

  • (noun): An admiral of the highest rank; five-star admiral.

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Admiral Gorshkov Class Frigate - Ships
... Name Builders Laid down Launched Commissioned Fleet Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov Northern Shipyard, St ... Petersburg 1 Feb 29 ... Oct 2010 Expected 2013 Northern Fleet Admiral Kasatonov Northern Shipyard, St ... Petersburg 26 Nov 2009 Expected 2014 Northern fleet Admiral Golovko Northern Shipyard, St ...
Sasebo Naval District - List of Commanders - Commanding Officers
... Vice-Admiral Baron Noriyoshi Akamatsu (September 26, 1887 – June 27, 1891) Vice-Admiral Baron Kiyokazu Abo (June 27, 1891 – December 12, 1892) Fleet ...
List Of Chiefs Of Naval Operations Educated At The United States Naval Academy - Chiefs of Naval Operations
... Benson 1877 Admiral first Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) (1915–1919) defined the functions of the new CNO position and strengthened the Navy a ... Pratt 1889 Admiral Chief of Naval Operations (1930–1933) instructor at the Academy (1900–1902) and (1905–1908) a Standley, William HarrisonWilliam Harrison Standley 1895 Admiral Signed the London Naval ... Leahy 1897 First Fleet admiral Chief of Naval Operations (1937–1939), during World War II became the first fleet admiral and crafted a future thought ...
List Of United States Navy People - Officers
... earth-sciences futurist Jeremy Michael Boorda — Admiral, former Chief of Naval Operations Bill Branon — Captain and Naval medical officer, novelist Arleigh Burke ... — Naval Aviator TV Presenter and former Survivor contestant Robert Dennison — retired Admiral, presidential aide P ... of the Battle of Manila Bay in Spanish-American War first and only Admiral of the Navy Hunter Ellis — Naval Aviator TV Presenter and former Survivor contestant David Farragut ...
Fleet Admiral (United States)
... Fleet Admiral of the United States Navy, or more commonly referred to as Fleet Admiral (FADM), is a five-star flag officer rank, and it is considered to be ... Fleet Admiral ranks immediately above admiral and is equivalent to General of the Army and General of the Air Force ... The Fleet Admiral rank is reserved for wartime use only and the grade is not currently active ...

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