Navy List

  1. (in Britain) an official list of all serving commissioned officers of the Royal Navy and reserve officers liable for recall

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How to use Navy List in a sentence

  • Leaving a balance, either dead or removed from the Navy List, of 629, or 51 per cent.

  • The names of their chief characters may be found in no Navy List, but the truth of the Annapolis books does not depend upon that.

    An Annapolis First Classman | Lt.Com Edward L. Beach
  • Thus, before the removal of Dacres' name from the Navy List was notified, his commission was restored.

    The Dreadnought of the Air | Percy F. Westerman
  • One was an old fellow whose name has been on the Navy List for thirty years, the other was a young seaman gunner.

  • On the Navy List there were a number of old ships, some of which had fought against England in 1812.

    Famous Sea Fights | John Richard Hale