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The Dept. of the Navy includes two services -- the Navy and the Marine Corps. For information on the Marine Corps' organization and equipment, see that separate database entry.

Operational Forces: The Fleet

The operational forces of the Navy are assigned to two major fleet commands: Pacific Fleet, headquartered at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, and U.S. Fleet Forces Command at Norfolk, Va., formed by a 2006 merger with the former U.S. Atlantic Fleet. These fleet commands have a dual...

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