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NAVY

Capitalize when preceded by name of country or when name is well established:
            United States Navy
            British Navy
            Royal Navy
            Soviet Navy, etc.

Capitalize the Navy in subsequent references to the U.S. Navy, but lowercase such references to any foreign navy.

Spell out and capitalize units of the U.S. Navy through Tenth.

            Sixth Fleet
            Fighter Squadron 151
            United States Navy, the Navy, Navy man
            Norfolk Naval Base, the naval base
            the Washington Navy Yard, the navy yard
            naval power, naval officer
            Navy Lt. Abigail Tipton

For Navy ranks and abbreviations see MILITARY RANKS.

See also:      AIR FORCE, ARMY, COAST GUARD, MARINE CORPS
                        armed forces, armed services, special forces
                        MILITARY UNITS
                        Ranger, Rangers, SEAL, SEALs
                       TITLES OF PERSONS.