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North Atlantic Fleet

 

North Atlantic Fleet

Not to be confused with The North Atlantic Squadron (song).
North Atlantic Squadron
Hampton Roads, 1898.
Active  ? - 1902
Country  United States
Branch United States Navy
Type Naval squadron

The North Atlantic Squadron was a section of the United States Navy operating in the North Atlantic. It was renamed as the North Atlantic Fleet in 1902. In 1905 the European and South Atlantic Squadrons were abolished and absorbed into the North Atlantic Fleet. On Jan. 1, 1906, the Navy’s Atlantic Fleet was established combining this fleet with the South Atlantic Squadron.

Commanders

See also

External links

  • Notes on U.S. Fleet Organization and Disposition, 1898-1941
  • The U.S. Navy : A Short History



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