Politics is nothing. We are free only on the ocean. ~ Renato Beluche
Sunday, September 5, 2010
Seafaring Sunday: A New Uniform
September 5, 1776: The Continental Navy officially adopts the first uniforms of what will become the U.S. Navy. Shown above from left to right: Lieutenant, 1776 Captain, Midshipman, 1777 Captain, Sailor (picture via SRCalifornia.com).