Essay Contest Archives

1909 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Honorable Mention The Navy and Coast Defense Commodore W.H. Beehler, USN
Honorable Mention The Reorganization of the Naval Establishment Pay Inspector J.A. Mudd, USN
Honorable Mention A Plea for Physical Training in the Navy Commander A.P. Niblack, USN
1908 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner A Few Hints to the Study of Naval Tactics Lieutenant W.S. Pye, USN
First Honorable Mention The Money for the Navy Pay Inspector J.A. Mudd, USN
1907 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Storekeeping at the Navy Yards Pay Inspector J.A. Mudd, USN
First Honorable Mention Battle Rehearsals: A Few Thoughts on Our Next Step in Fleet-Gunnery Lieutenant Commander Yates Sterling, USN
Second Honorable Mention The Naval Profession Commander Bradley A. Fiske, USN
1906 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Promotion by Selection Commander H.O. Rittenhouse, USN
First Honorable Mention The Elements of Fleet Tactics Commander A.P. Niblack, USN
Second Honorable Mention Gleanings from the Sea of Japan Captain Seaton Schroeder, USN
Third Honorable Mention The Purchase System of the Navy Pay Inspector J.A. Mudd, USN
1905 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner American Naval Policy Commander Bradley A. Fiske, USN
Honorable Mention The Department of the Navy Rear Admiral Stephen B. Luce, USN
1904 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The Fleet and Its Personnel Lieutenant S.P. Fullinwider, Sr., USN
Honorable Mention A Plea for a Higher Physical, Moral and Intellectual Standard of the Personnel for the Navy Medical Inspector Howard E. Ames, USN
1903 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Gunnery in Our Navy: The Causes of Its Inferiority and Their Remedies Professor Philip R. Alger, USN
Honorable Mention A Naval Training Policy and System Lieutenant James H. Reid, USN
Honorable Mention Systematic Training of the Enlisted Personnel of the Navy Lieutenant C.L. Hussy, USN
Honorable Mention Our Torpedo-Boat Flotilla: The Training Needed to Insure Its Efficiency Lieutenant E.L. Beach, USN

 
 

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