These sites provide general information about the U.S. Navy, the Navy Seals, and Navy ship deck logs. Learn the history and facts about these logs and the important role they play in chronicling certain ship activities.
U.S. Navy Official Site
Learn more about the U.S. Navy through their official website. NOTE: This site leads to social networking sites.
Look around this site if interested in enlisting and having a career in the Navy. NOTE: This site includes a Discussion Board and an option to chat live with a Navy moderator.
U.S. Pacific Fleet
Learn more about the history of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, its current Commander, and the special projects they perform. NOTE: This site leads to social networking sites.
U.S. Navy Seals
Known for their mental and physical strength, learn more about what it takes to become a U.S. Navy Seal. Follow an online exercise regiment and find out how to contact recruiters. NOTE: This site includes an unmoderated forum and user comments, as well as links to a blog.
U.S. Navy: Ship Deck Logs
This site describes what ship deck logs are and helps answer questions about how these communications are used.
General Naval Information
Follow these links to learn more about specific ships, basic naval research, and how to find out the fate of certain ships.
Deck Logs of Navy Ships
This site describes the purpose of deck logs, vocabulary meanings, and where they are kept. NOTE: This site has links to user comments, a forum, and a chat room.
Deck Log Section, Ships History Branch
This is a resource that provides information about deck logs. It has links to answer questions including the purpose and content of deck logs and what information is not found in deck logs.
Deck Logs Find Home at Historical Center
Read this article to learn more about how many of these diaries of ships have found a home at the Naval Historical Center in Washington, D.C.
Deck Log Poems
Read these deck log poems written by sailors on different Naval ships.
USS LSM-87 Ship Deck Log
Read select entries from the ship deck log of US LSM-87 from 1944 and 1945.
The Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships
Follow these links to learn more about over 7,000 ship histories of US naval vessels, beginning in the post-1800s.
USS SLC CA-25 Ship Deck Log
Read select entries from the ship deck log of US SLC CA-25 from December 1941 through January 1945.
USS Liberty Ship Log
Read select entries from the ship deck log of the USS Liberty. The links lead to PDF files showing hand-written accounts of attack and casualty reports.