Benjamin Stoddert

Benjamin Stoddert (1751 – December 13, 1813) was the first United States Secretary of the Navy from May 1, 1798 to March 31, 1801.

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USS Benjamin Stoddert (DDG-22) - 1990s
... Toward the end of August, Benjamin Stoddert started preparing for a phased maintenance availability, which she began on 12 September in the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard ... Back in Pearl Harbor on 12 May, Benjamin Stoddert did not leave Hawaii until 18 June when she set out for Central America and another Coast Guard law enforcement deployment ... Instead of sailing northwest for home, however, Stoddert passed through the Panama Canal on 3 October, entered the Caribbean Sea — the first and only arm ...
USS Benjamin Stoddert (DDG-22) - 1980s
... Then, following a series of tests and inspections, Benjamin Stoddert commenced a major overhaul at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard on 3 January 1980 ... Benjamin Stoddert then participated in Exercise "ReadiEx 1-82", the highlight of which was a missile firing exercise held on 23 November ... On 22 February 1982, Benjamin Stoddert departed Hawaii for her ninth western Pacific cruise ...
USS Benjamin Stoddert (DDG-22)
... USS Benjamin Stoddert (DDG-22), named for Benjamin Stoddert (1751–1813), Secretary of the Navy from 1798 to 1801, was a Charles F ... Nancee Ravenel, a great, great, great, granddaughter of the Honorable Benjamin Stoddert and commissioned at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard on 12 September 1964 Commander Walter ...
Things Named For Benjamin Stoddert
... Two Navy ships USS Stoddert (DD-302), 1920–1935, and USS Benjamin Stoddert (DDG-22), 1964–1991 Fort Stoddert in the Mississippi Territory (today Alabama) Benjamin Stoddert Middle ... In the Georgetown section of Washington, DC, there was a Stoddert Street named after Benjamin Stoddert. ... stands at 2900 Q Street NW is named The Stoddert.38°54′37″N 77°03′31″W / 38.910354°N 77.058481°W / 38.910354 -77.058481 ...
USS Benjamin Stoddert (DDG-22) - 1960s
... Over the next six weeks, Benjamin Stoddert fitted out at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, preparing for a series of weapon, sensor, and communication system tests ... primarily designed to provide long-range antiaircraft cover for task forces at sea, Benjamin Stoddert conducted a two-month evaluation of her TARTAR antiaircraft missile ... In July, Benjamin Stoddert’s crew took her through shakedown training, carrying out a variety of operational evolutions — from the complex tracking of aircraft and ...

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