@usnhistory - Twitter Profile Analysis

Analysis of 200 tweets by U.S. Naval History, from 31 May 2021 to 20 Jun 2021.

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U.S. Naval History

verified twitter profile @USNHistory

Official account of the Naval History and Heritage Command. (Following, RTs and links ≠ endorsement)

18,178 tweets
2,199 favourites
10 tweets per day
2009 since
751 following
840 listed
Navy Yard, Washington, DC location

Top Tweets by @usnhistory

U.S. Naval History
Today we salute all #fathers, especially those who served in the @USNavy. Happy Fathers Day, shipmates! #fathersday #navyfamily #militarychildren #fathersday2021
20 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
Happy Birthday to the #MountainState! 🎉 West Virginia was admitted to the union as the 35th state #OTD in 1863. Read more about the naval history of #WestVirginia in our infographic below. @WVtourism @wvcommerce
20 Jun, 2021 - 12:30 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
The Battle of the Philippine Sea began #OTD in 1944. The following essay provides a detailed account of the Battle of the Philippine Sea and analyzes its great significance in determining the further course of the war in the Pacific: https://t.co/u1dCtafnop
19 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
Sailors from all walks of life make up the unbreakable anchor chain of the United States Navy. To read more about the history and heritage of #PrideMonth, and our LGBTQ Sailors, click here: https://t.co/cqBx7lMrr3
18 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
#DYK that Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration honoring the end of slavery in the U.S.? In the article below VADM Kevin Scott says that #Juneteenth Represents Hope, Possibilities within the U.S. Navy. Click here to read the article: https://t.co/TP3bH3SfX0
18 Jun, 2021 - 12:35 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
NHHC had the opportunity to interview the first African American @BlueAngels pilot and flight leader, Capt. Donnie Cochran. Click below to read more about his time with the Blue Angels and where he's at today: https://t.co/zlcLE8ULfR #BlueAngels75th #CultureOfExcellence
18 Jun, 2021 - 12:30 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
Today is #NationalMascotDay! Most people know about the Naval mascot of the Goat, but #DidYouKnow that a number of squadrons throughout the Navy had their very own mascot? For Gyro, mascot of Bombing Squadron 106 (VB-106), this role came complete with his very own ID card!
17 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
In the photoblog below you'll find historic images of the 75-year history of the @BlueAngels showcasing the skills and history they bring to U.S. Naval Aviation and the American Public. You can view the photoblog here: https://t.co/CBQjM0bdQd #BlueAngels75 #CultureOfExcellence
17 Jun, 2021 - 12:30 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
#OTD in 1968 shortly after midnight (according to witnesses) the Swift boat PCF-19 “disappeared in a flash of light” while on patrol off the coast of Vietnam, just south of the demilitarized zone (DMZ). Read more about the mysterious disappearance here: https://t.co/lAO87vzEv7
16 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
Hill Goodspeed, Historian at @NavalMuseum recently wrote an article titled, "Birth of Blues" giving the history and context to the @BlueAngels 75-year history. Click here to read more: https://t.co/x48oJAqoOe #BlueAngels75 #CultureOfExcellence
16 Jun, 2021 - 12:30 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
USS Enterprise (CVAN 65) underway with USS Long Beach (CGN 9) and USS Bainbridge (DLGN 25). Enterprise's crew has formed Albert Einstein's equation for nuclear energy on the flight deck. The photograph was released in 1964, upon the commencement of Operation Sea Orbit (U.S. Navy)
15 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
Today we kick off the @BlueAngels 75th Anniversary! For 75 years, the mission of the Blues has been to showcase the teamwork and professionalism of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps Read more about the Blue Angels here: https://t.co/ZC9lhptzFe #BlueAngels75 #CultureOfExcellence
14 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
While today is a day to honor #FlagDay most don't know how or why we celebrate. Click the link below to read about where this holiday came from, and why we choose to celebrate Old Glory. https://t.co/aGgJngtItd
14 Jun, 2021 - 12:30 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
Last week, #UnderwaterArchaeologists returned to Rhode Island to continue the archaeological investigation of the site believed to be the remains of Oliver Hazard Perry’s schooner Revenge. Read more about our Underwater Archaeologists investigation here: https://t.co/qwrZIzTr6M
13 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC
U.S. Naval History
What do you know about the #NavalHistory of ships bells? Bells are used for timekeeping, signaling, baptisms, and much more. Check out this post and expand your knowledge of U.S. Navy heritage: https://t.co/7A96Q6cfTG
12 Jun, 2021 - 07:00 PM UTC

Top Retweets by @usnhistory

U.S. Navy
Happy 123rd Birthday to the #USNavy Hospital Corps! Thank you for your endless sacrifice and continued service to America's #BlueGreenTeam @USMC.
17 Jun, 2021 - 06:59 PM UTC
USS Constitution went underway to celebrate #healthcare workers and #firstresponders for their service to the public during the COVID-19 Pandemic. We want to thank all healthcare workers and first responders for their service during the last year! Huzzah!
11 Jun, 2021 - 07:32 PM UTC
Rock Hudson enlisted in the Navy during WWII as Roy Fitzgerald. He was stationed at Aviation Repair and Overhaul Unit 2, in the Philippines, as an aircraft mechanic and was discharged in 1946. He began his acting career shortly after in 1948. #PrideMonth #NavyLGBTQ
04 Jun, 2021 - 02:06 PM UTC
National Museum of the United States Navy
Tuesday, June 1 is the day we’ve been waiting for! We are excited to welcome back visitors while taking great care to ensure the well-being of visitors, volunteers, and staff! To learn more about NMUSN's phased reopening and added measures visit our website. Welcome back!
25 May, 2021 - 11:18 PM UTC



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160 - #Midway79
150 - #WWIITurningPoint
132 - #BattleofMidway
7 - #OTD
5 - #ICYMI
4 - #CultureOfExcellence
3 - #BlueAngels75
3 - #PrideMonth
2 - #BattleOfMidway


4 - @BlueAngels
1 - @SeabeeMuseum
1 - @USNHistory
1 - @TheCVN69
1 - @NavalAcademy
1 - @NavalMuseum
1 - @wvcommerce
1 - @WVtourism
1 - @USNavy