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Celebrating 125 Years of Excellence through Education: Home

The 125th Anniversary LibGuide accentuates the heritage of the Naval War College through historical photos, informative websites and scholarly articles.


"On October 6, 1884, Secretary of the Navy Willliam E. Chandler signed General Order 325, which began by simply stating: "A college is hereby established for an advanced course of professional study for naval officers, to be known as the Naval War College."

-Hill, Tyler. PAO

Greetings from Newport

General Order No. 325