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The '''Atlantic Squadron''' was a formation of the [[U.S. Navy]].  It was renamed as the '''North Atlantic Fleet''' in 1902.  
 
The '''Atlantic Squadron''' was a formation of the [[U.S. Navy]].  It was renamed as the '''North Atlantic Fleet''' in 1902.  
  
In 1905 the [[European Squadron (U.S. Navy)|European]] and [[South Atlantic Squadron (U.S. Navy)|South Atlantic Squadrons]] were subsumed into the North Atlantic Fleet.
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In 1905 the [[European Squadron (U.S. Navy)|European]] and [[South Atlantic Squadron (U.S. Navy)|South Atlantic Squadrons]] were subsumed into the North Atlantic Fleet, and the combined force was renamed the [[Atlantic Fleet (U.S. Navy)|Atlantic Fleet]] in 1906.
  
 
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{{Tenure|rank={{RearUS}}|name=Albert Smith Barker|nick=Albert S. Barker|appt=July, 1903|end=March, 1905|as=Commanding North Atlantic Fleet}}
 
{{Tenure|rank={{RearUS}}|name=Albert Smith Barker|nick=Albert S. Barker|appt=July, 1903|end=March, 1905|as=Commanding North Atlantic Fleet}}
{{Tenure|rank={{RearUS}}|name=Robley Dunglison Evans|nick=Robley Dunglison Evans|appt=March, 1905|end=1 January, 1906|as=Commanding North Atlantic Fleet}}
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Revision as of 07:31, 24 April 2020

The Atlantic Squadron was a formation of the U.S. Navy. It was renamed as the North Atlantic Fleet in 1902.

In 1905 the European and South Atlantic Squadrons were subsumed into the North Atlantic Fleet, and the combined force was renamed the Atlantic Fleet in 1906.

Institution and Background

Composition

Commanders of the North Atlantic Squadron/Fleet

Footnotes

Bibliography

See Also