Essay Contest Archives

1923 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Honorable Mention Is the Fleet Strategically Concentrated? Commander F.M. Perkins, USN
1921 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Accuracy of Fire at Long Ranges Captain J.V. Chase, USN
Honorable Mention A Description of the Battle of Jutland Commander H.H. Frost, USN
Honorable Mention Possibilities of a Trans-Pacific Flight Commander G.C. Westervelt, (CC), USN and H.B. Sanford
Honorable Mention A Study of Our Naval Personnel Situation Commander J.K. Taussig, USN
Honorable Mention Naval Aviation and a United Air Service Captain T.T. Craven, USN
Honorable Mention Leadership Captain R.D. White, USN
1920 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The Battleship Commander E.F. Eggert, (CC), USN
First Honorable Mention Some Ideas About the Effect of Increasing the Size of Battleships Captain E.J. King, USN
Second Honorable Mention U.S.C.N. Lieutenant Commander K.C. McIntosh, USN, (SC), USN
1919 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
First Honorable Mention Military Character Captain Reginald R. Belknap, USN
Second Honorable Mention Some Reflections on the Three Factors of Battleship Design Lieutenant Commander B.S. Bullard, (CC), USN
1918 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Letters on Naval Tactics Lieutenant H.H. Frost, USN
First Honorable Mention The Preparedness of the Future Commander H.O. Rittenhouse, USN
Second Honorable Mention Naval Strategy Rear Admiral Bradley A. Fiske, USN
1917 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Commerce Destroying in War Commander Lyman A. Cotten, USN
1916 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The Moral Factor in War Lieutenant (jg) H.H. Frost, USN
First Honorable Mention Naval Personnel Lieutenant Commander J.K. Taussig, USN
Second Honorable Mention Education at the U.S. Naval Academy Lieutenant Ridgley Hunt, USN
Third Honorable Mention Some Underlying Principles of Morale Commander Dudley W. Knox, USN

 
 

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