Naval Training Evolved by Trial, Error
- Around the Services. // Soldiers;Apr2002, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p48
Presents an update on the U.S. Armed Forces as of April 2002. Mission of Coast Guard sea marshals; Recruitment effort of the U.S. Air Force; Result of the sea trials of the USS John F. Kennedy.
- U.S. Navy reshapes its battle fleet. Brandt, David // Industrial Engineer: IE;Jan2007, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p46
The article examines the challenges encountered by the U.S. Navy to improve its product lines including submarines, carriers and combat vessels. A drop in terms of enlistment and arsenal were among the two major problems faced. After the cold war, the Navy had more than 500 commissioned combat...
- "Where Have All the Shiphandlers Gone?". // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Oct2006, Vol. 132 Issue 10, p8
The article focuses on the author's comments on papers by S. Landersman in the August 2006 issue and by J. Hafner and T. Beall in the September 2006 issue of the journal on matters related to the handling of U.S. warships. The author recommends that seamanship should be made a determining factor...
- Recruiter. // Army Reserve Magazine;Winter97, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p16
Focuses on recruiters in the United States Army Reserve. Benefits afforded to recruiters; Qualifications of recruiters. INSET: To apply..
- For the Common Defense: A Military History of the United States of America. // Military Affairs;Jan1986, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p51
Reviewed: For the Common Defense: A Military History of the United States. Millett, Allan R. and Maslowski, Peter.
- Antecedent Education and Officer Recruitment: the Origins and Early Development of the Public School - Army Relationship. // Military Affairs;Dec1977, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p183
Relates reforms in officer recruitment to general societal movements in Great Britain during the 19th century. Educational criteria for entry to the officer corps marked the beginning of the formal relationship between the public schools and the army. Certain schools specialized in the...
- Navy Looking for Sailors to Serve as Recruit Division Commanders. Moddy, Bruce // All Hands;Jul2005, Issue 1059, p6
Focuses on the efforts of the U.S. Navy to enlist sailors to serve as Recruit Division commanders (RDCs) at Great Lakes, Illinois. Roles and responsibilities of RDCs; Requirements and training of a prospective RDC; Comments of sailors regarding the benefits of being an RDC.
- CNO Challenges New Chiefs to Take Navy into the Future. Ham, Walter T. // All Hands;Dec2004, Issue 1052, p8
States that the Chief of Naval Operations ADM Vern Clark welcomed new chiefs to the U.S. Navy's senior enlisted cadre and challenged them to paint a vision of the future for the sailors they lead.
- Army goes to private sector for recruitment. Cottell, Colin // Recruiter;7/21/2010, p5
The article reports on the Army's selection of two consortia for its recruitment outsourcing in Great Britain.