R 231648Z SEP 14 PSN 623896H34
FM CNO WASHINGTON DC
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINGTON DC/DNS/SEP//
SUBJ/CNO WORLDWIDE NAVY BIRTHDAY ALL HANDS CALL//
POC/LT FIONA MCFARLAND/CHINFO/OI-3/TEL: (703)697-5342/
RMKS/1. In celebration of the Navy's 239th Birthday, the Chief of Naval
Operations (CNO) and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) will hold
a worldwide all hands call on 7 October 2014 at 1300 EDT. The call will be
televised on Direct-To-Sailor (DTS), the Pentagon Channel, and online without
the chat function at www.navy.mil or with the chat function at
2. Questions may be submitted in advance for CNO and MCPON to answer live.
Submissions should be emailed to socialmedia(at)navy.mil prior to and during
the all hands call. Questions can also be posted during the all hands call
via www.livestream.com/usnavy. Personnel submitting questions should include
their name, rank, and command.
3. October is the month of our Navy's birth and an appropriate time to
reflect on the integral role we play in the country's warfighting mission.
We should also remember the vital contribution our families, friends, and
community partners provide to us in keeping with this year's theme, "Thanking
Those Who Support Us."
4. Released by Vice Admiral S. H. Swift, Director, Navy Staff.//