Essay Contest Archives

1915 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The Role of Doctrine in Naval Warfare Commander Dudley W. Knox, USN
First Honorable Mention An Air Fleet: Our Pressing Naval Want Lieutenant Commander Thomas D. Parker, USN
Second Honorable Mention Tactics Ensign H.H. Frost, USN
Third Honorable Mention Defense Against Surprise Torpedo Attack Ensign R.T. Merrill, USN
1914 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The Greatest Lesson from Nelson for Today Lieutenant Commander Dudley W. Knox, USN
Honorable Mention Naval Policy as It Relates to the Shore Establishment and the Maintenance of the Fleet Captain John Hood, USN
Honorable Mention Old Principles and Modern Applications Lieutenant Commander Dudley W. Knox, USN
Honorable Mention Military Preparedness Naval Constructor Richard D. Gatewood, USN
1913 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The Greatest Need of the Atlantic Fleet Commander Harry E. Yarnell, USN
First Honorable Mention Navy Department Organization: A Study of Principles Commander Yates Stirling, USN
Second Honorable Mention Trained Initiative and Unity of Action Lieutenant Commander Dudley W. Knox, USN
1912 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Naval Might Lieutenant Ridgely Hunt, USN
Honorable Mention Inspection Duty at the Navy Yards Commander T.D. Parker, USN
1911 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Navy Yard Economy Paymaster Charles Conrad, USN
Honorable Mention Naval Power Captain B.A. Fiske, USN
Honorable Mention Wanted - First Aid Commodore C.C. Marsh, USN
1910 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The Merchant Marine and the Navy Naval Constructor T.G. Roberts, USN
Honorable Mention The Naval Strategy of the Russo-Japanese War Lieutenant Lyman A. Cotten, USN
1909 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Some Ideas About Organization on Board Ship Lieutenant Ernest J. King, USN
Honorable Mention The Navy and Coast Defense Commodore W.H. Beehler, USN

 
 

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