U.S. Navy Lifts Ban on Female Submariners

Manley, Brendan
July 2010
Military History;Jul2010, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p9
The article reports that sub training for female U.S. Naval Academy graduates will commence immediately after the lifting of a standing ban on women serving on submarines by the U.S. Navy, leaving only the Sea, Air and Land teams (SEALs) as the only all-male Navy branch.


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