Essay Contest Archives

1901 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Naval Administration and Organization Lieutenant John Hood, USN
1900 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Torpedo Craft: Types and Employment Lieutenant R.H. Jackson, USN
Honorable Mention The Automobile Torpedo and Its Uses Lieutenant L.H. Chandler, USN
1898 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Esprit de Corps: A Tract for the Times Captain C.F. Goodrich, USN
Honorable Mention Our Naval Power Lieutenant Commander R. Wainwright, USN
Honorable Mention Target Practice and the Training of Gun Captains Ensign R.H. Jackson, USN
1897 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Torpedo-Boat Policy Lieutenant R.C. Smith, Sr., USN
Honorable Mention A Proposed Uniform Course of Instruction for the Naval Militia H.G. Dohrman
Honorable Mention Torpedoes in Exercise and Battle Lieutenant J.M. Ellicott, USN
1896 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The Tactics of Ships in the Line of Battle Lieutenant A.P. Niblack, USN
Honorable Mention The Organization, Training and Discipline of the Navy Personnel as Viewed from the Ship Lieutenant William F. Fullam, USN
Honorable Mention Naval Apprentices, Inducements, Enlisting and Training: The Seaman Branch of the Navy Ensign Ryland D. Tisdale, USN
Honorable Mention The Composition of the Fleet Lieutenant John M. Ellicott, USN
1895 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Tactical Problems in Naval Warfare Lieutenant Commander R. Wainwright, USN
Honorable Mention A Summary of the Situation and Outlook in Europe: An Introduction to the Study of Coming War Assistant Naval Constructor Richmond P. Hobson, USN
Honorable Mention Suggestions for Increasing the Efficiency of Our New Ships Naval Constructor William J. Baxter, USN
Honorable Mention The Battle of the Yalu Ensign Frank Marble, USN
1894 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner The U.S.S. Vesuvius, with Special Reference to Her Pneumatic Battery Lieutenant Commander Seaton Schroeder, USN
Honorable Mention Naval Reform Passed Assistant Engineer F.M. Bennett, USN
1892 General Prize Essay Contest
Prize Title Author
Prize Winner Torpedo-Boats: Their Organization and Conduct William Laird Clowes

 
 

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