Title:

U.S. Naval Academy

Location:

Annapolis, Maryland

Description:

Established in 1845, at the urging of the Secretary of Navy George Bancroft, to provide the United States Navy with well-trained seagoing officers

Function:

Government

Region:

NA/South & Gulf region

Era:

Maritime Nation Since 1950 (1951-present)

Related People:

Bancroft, George

Related Locations:

Annapolis

External Links:

U.S. Naval Academy

Record ID: 77