United States Navy shore activities during World War II


United States Navy shore activities during World War II

During World War II, the United States Navy had a large contingent of operations based on land.

Contents

Academies

Advisors

Air Centers

  • Naval Air Center, Hampton Roads, Virginia
  • Naval Air Center, Hawaii
  • Naval Air Center, San Diego, California
  • Naval Air Center, Seattle, Washington

Air Facilities

Air Stations

Air Training

Bases

Centers

Intermediate

Primary

Technical

  • Naval Air Technical Training, Chicago, Illinois
  • Naval Air Technical Training Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Air Delivery

  • Naval Aircraft Delivery Unit, Port Columbus, Ohio

Airship Supply

  • Naval Airship Supply Center, Naval Air Station Lakehurst, New Jersey

Ammunition Depots

Ammunition

Schools

Handling

Packaging

Laboratories

Amphibious Training Bases

  • Naval Amphibious Training Base Fort Pierce, Fort Pierce, Florida
  • Naval Amphibious Training Base Solomons Island, Solomons Island, Maryland

Attaches

  • Naval Attache, London

Auxiliary Air Facilities

  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Ayer, Massachusetts
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Bar Harbor, Maine
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Beverly, Massachusetts
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Creeds, Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Fentress, Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Groton, Connecticut
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Hyannis, Massachusetts
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Lakeview, Oregon
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Lewiston, Maine
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Long Island, Casco Bay, Maine
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Monogram, Driver, Virginia
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Nantucket, Massachusetts
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility New Bedford, Massachusetts
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Otis Field, Camp Edwards, Massachusetts
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Sanford, Maine
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Arlington, Washington
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Clatsop County, Oregon
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Corvallis, Oregon
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Station, North Bend, Oregon
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Facility Pungo, Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Quillayute, Washington
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Rodd Field, Texas
  • Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Shelton, Washington

Aviation Supply Offices

  • Naval Aviation Supply Office, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bases

Cargo Handling

  • Naval Cargo Handling Unit, South Boston, South Boston, Massachusetts

Code and Signal

Commands

  • Naval Air Training Command (NATC), Patuxent River, Maryland
  • Naval Air Intermediate Training Command, Corpus Christi, Texas.
  • Naval Air Operational Training Command, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Naval Air Primary Training Command, Fairfax Airport, Kansas City, Kansas
  • Naval Airship Training Command, Lakehurst, New Jersey
  • Naval Command, Office of Strategic Services, Washington, D.C.

Computing

  • Naval Computing Machine Laboratory, National Cash Register Co., Dayton, Ohio

Construction Training

  • Naval Construction Training Center, Quaddy Village, Maine
  • Naval Construction Training Center, Davisville, Rhode Island

Convalescent Hospitals

  • Naval Convalescent Hospital, Glenwood Springs, Colorado
  • Naval Convalescent Hospital, Springfield, Massachusetts

Dental

  • Naval Dental School, Bethesda, Maryland

Dispensary

  • Naval Dispensary, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Dispensary, Solomons Island, Maryland
  • Naval Dispensary, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

Dry Docks

  • Naval Dry Dock, Navy Yard, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Dry Dock, South Boston, Massachusetts

Fuel

Annexs

  • Naval Fuel Annex, Navy Supply Pier, Portland, Maine
  • Naval Fuel Annex, Navy Yard, Boston, Massachusetts

Depots

  • Naval Fuel Depot, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Fuel Depot, Orient Heights, East Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Fuel Depot, Puget Sound, Manchester, Washington

Hospitals

  • Naval Hospital, Chelsea, Massachusetts
  • Naval Hospital Corps School (WR), Bethesda, Maryland

Hydrographic Offices

  • Naval Hydrographic Distributing Office, New Orleans, Louisiana

Ordnance Inspectors

  • Naval Inspector of Ordnance, Bethlehem Steel, Quincy, Massachusetts
  • Naval Inspector of Ordnance, Excell Foundry and Machine, Fall River, Massachusetts
  • Naval Inspector of Ordnance, Quincy, Massachusetts

Intelligence

  • Naval Intelligence Office, Naval Reserve Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Naval Liaison Office, Monroe, Louisiana
  • Naval Local Defense Force, Boston Section, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Magazine, Theodore, Alabama

Material Handling

Medical Work

  • Naval Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
  • Naval Medical School, Bethesda, Maryland
  • Naval Medical Storehouse, New Orleans, Louisiana

Mine Work

  • Naval Mine Defense Laboratory, Panama City, Florida
  • Naval Mine Development Detachment, Key West, Florida
  • Naval Mine Test Facilities, Provincetown, Massachusetts

Schools

  • Naval Mine Warfare School, North Charleston, South Carolina
  • Naval Mine Warfare School, Yorktown, Virginia

Test Stations

  • Naval Mine Warfare Test Station, Solomons Island, Maryland

Monitoring Stations

  • Naval Monitoring Station, New Orleans, Louisiana

Net

Depots

  • Naval Net Depot, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Net Depot, Indian Island, Washington
  • Naval Net Depot, Manchester, Washington
  • Naval Net Depot, Puget Sound, Washington

Schools

  • Naval Net School, Tiburon, California

Observatory

  • Naval Observatory, Washington, D.C.

Operating Base

  • Naval Operating Base, Key West, Florida
  • Naval Operating Base, Newport, Rhode Island

Ordnance

Laboratories

  • Naval Ordnance Laboratory Annex, White Oak, Silver Spring, Maryland
  • Naval Ordnance Laboratory Experimental Facilities, South River, Maryland
  • Naval Ordnance Laboratory, Washington, D.C.

Plants

  • Naval Ordnance Plant, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Naval Ordnance Plant, Louisville, Kentucky
  • Naval Ordnance Plant, Shumaker, Arkansas

Test Stations

  • Naval Ordnance Test Station (NOTS), China Lake, California

Photographic

  • Naval Photographic Intelligence Center, Washington, D.C.
  • Naval Photographic Science Laboratory, Anacostia

Powder facilities

  • Naval Powder Factory, Indian Head, Maryland

Proving Grounds

  • Naval Proving Ground, Dahlgren, Virginia

Radio

Activities

  • Naval Radio Activities, Bainbridge Island, Port Blakely, Washington

Stations

  • Naval Radio Station, Annapolis, Maryland
  • Naval Radio Station, Naval Air Station, Astoria, Oregon
  • Naval Radio Station, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Radio Station, Chatham, Massachusetts
  • Naval Radio Station, Cheltenham, Maryland
  • Naval Radio Station, Keyport, Washington
  • Naval Radio Station, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Radio Station, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Stations

  • Naval Station, Astoria, Oregon
  • Naval Station, Middle and Orchard Points, Manchester, Washington
  • Naval Station, Midway Island
  • Naval Station, Portland, Maine
  • Naval Station, Seattle, Washington
  • Naval Station, Tutuila, Samoa
  • Naval Station, Wake Island

Storehouses

  • Naval Storehouse, Port Covington Terminal, Baltimore, Maryland

Submarine Operations

  • Naval Submarine Base, New London, Connecticut
  • Naval Submarine Base, Saint Thomas, US Virgin Islands
  • Naval Submarine School, New London, Connecticut

Radio stations

  • Naval Supplementary Radio Station, Chatham, Massachusetts
  • Naval Supplementary Radio Station, Mansett (Seawall) Maine

Supplies

Corps Schools

Depots

Piers

Torpedo Stations

  • Naval Torpedo Station, Alexandria, Virginia
  • Naval Torpedo Station, Keyport, Washington
  • Naval Torpedo Station, Newport, Rhode Island

Training

Commands

Centers

  • Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training Center, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois
  • Naval Training Center, Naval Repair Base, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Training Center, Portland, Maine

Schools

  • Naval Training School (Aircraft Carrier Gasoline Systems), Manchester, Washington
  • Naval Training School (Armed Guard Gunnery), New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Training School (Armed Guard Gunnery), Seattle, Washington
  • Naval Training School (Ammunition Handling), Lake Union, Seattle, Washington
  • Naval Training School (Amphibious Firemen), Iowa State College, Ames, Iowa
  • Naval Training School (Aviation Communications), NATTC, Memphis, Tennessee
  • Naval Training School (Aviation Engineering Officer), NATTC, Memphis, Tennessee
  • Naval Training School (Aviation Radiomen), NATTC, Memphis, Tennessee
  • Naval Training School (Basic Engineering), Hampton, Virginia
  • Naval Training School (Carpenter's Mates), Hampton, Virginia
  • Naval Training School (Communications), Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Communication WR), Mt. Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Cooks & Bakers), Naval Reserve Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Naval Training School (Destroyer Escort), Cleveland, Ohio
  • Naval Training School (Diesel), Cleveland, Ohio
  • Naval Training School (Diesel), Fairbanks Morse Co., Beloit, Wisconsin
  • Naval Training School (Diesel), Hampton, Virginia
  • Naval Training School (Diesel), Nordberg Mfg. Co., Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Naval Training School (Direction Finders & Loran), Naval Station, Portland, Maine
  • Naval Training School (Electrical), Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Electrical), Hampton, Virginia
  • Naval Training School (Electronics), Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Electronics), New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Training School (Elementary Electricity and Radio Material), Takoma Park, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Fire-Control-Advanced), Washington, D.C.
  • Naval Training School (Fire Controlmen), Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Fire Fighters Modified), New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Training School (Gunner's Mates), Naval Reserve Armory, Michigan City, Indiana
  • Naval Training School, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Instructors), Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Line Maintenance-JRM), Middle River, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Loran), New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Training School, Hampton Institute, Hampton, Virginia
  • Naval Training School (Indoctrination & Communications), Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Japanese Language), University of Colorado
  • Naval Training School (Laundry), Anacostia, D.C
  • Naval Training School (Line Maintenance), NAS, Astoria, Oregon
  • Naval Training School (Line Maintenance PBM), NAS, Astoria, Ore
  • Naval Training School (Loran), Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Machinist's Mates & Metalsmiths), Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Machinist Mate), Wentworth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Motion Picture Operators), Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training School, NAS, Quonset Point, Rhode Island
  • Naval Training School (Navigation), M.I.T., Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Officers Cooks and Stewards), Annapolis, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Oxygen Generation), Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Physical Instructors), Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Pre-Radar), Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
  • Naval Training School (Pre-Radar), Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (Pre-Radio Material), Michigan City, Indiana
  • Naval Training School (Radar), M.I.T., Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training School (radio), Bainbridge Island, Puget Sound, Washington
  • Naval Training School (Radio), Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Radio), Naval Reserve Armory, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Naval Training School (Radio-Special), Bainbridge Island, Port Blakely, Washington
  • Naval Training School (Radio-Women), University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Naval Training School (Radio-W), Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
  • Naval Training School (Recruit Instructors - C), Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Signals), Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Naval Training School (Sound Motion Picture Technician), Bainbridge, Maryland
  • Naval Training School (Turbo-Jet), NATTC, Memphis, Tennessee
  • Naval Training School, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Naval Training School (Yeoman, Signal and Storekeepers), Toledo, Ohio
  • Naval Training Schools, Iowa State College, Ames, Iowa
  • Naval Training Schools, M.I.T., Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Naval Training Schools, University of Colorado
  • Naval Training Schools (Yeoman) and (Storekeepers), Hampton, Virginia
  • Naval Training Station, Newport, Rhode Island

Units

  • Naval Training Unit, Berea College, Berea, Kentucky
  • Naval Training Unit (Line Maintenance JM-1), Middle River, Maryland

Units

  • Naval Unit, Air Technical Document Research Unit, Camp Ritchie, Maryland
  • Naval Unit, Edgewood Arsenal, Edgewood, Maryland
  • Naval Unit, Special Projects Division, Chemical Warfare Service, Camp Detrick. Frederick, Maryland
  • Naval Unit, Special Projects Division, Chemical Warfare Service, Terre Haute, Indiana
  • Naval Unit, Western Chemical Warfare School, Rocky Mountain Arsenal, Colorado

Miscellaneous

  • Naval Electronics Laboratory, San Diego, California
  • Naval Engineering Experiment Station, Annapolis, Maryland
  • Naval Fire Fighter's School, Navy Yard, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Flight Test Center, Cedar Point, Maryland
  • Naval Frontier Base, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Radio Station, Winter Harbor, Maine
  • Naval Radio Transmitting Station, Bainbridge Island, Washington
  • Naval Recreation Camp, East Brewster, Massachusetts
  • Naval Regimental Officers Training Corps, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Repair Base, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C
  • Naval Reserve Educational Center, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Naval Routing Office, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Naval Section Base, Lockwood Basin, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Naval Senior Advisor to the War Production Board, Boston, Massachusetts

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