Our Goals

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Source: Naval History and Heritage Command.

The WNHA's activities, current and planned, include:

  • Sponsor or cosponsor an annual meeting and conference on selected topics in naval history

  • Sponsor regional chapters in western localities such as San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Monterey, and Seattle

  • Publish a periodical or newsletter

  • Seek to affiliate with existing organizations, such as the Naval War College and the

    Naval Institute, as well as west coast maritime museums and veterans associations to advance the WNHA's mission and goals, and to assist such organizations in meeting their goals

  • Provide speaker services to organizations, schools or professional groups

  • Provide resources to members. These may include but are not limited to:

    • Participation in conferences

    • Peer review services

    • Library/research cooperation

    • Networking

    • Provide mentoring for emerging historians and students academic credentials.

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