"Gee, I Wish I Were a Man" Gee! I wish I were a man, I'd join the Navy. Be a man and do it - United States Navy recruiting station - Howard Chandler Christy Poster showing a young woman in a Navy uniform. World War I.
The United States Navy Memorial on Pennsylvania Avenue NW between Street Northwest and Street Northwest in Washington honors those who have served or are currently serving in the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, and the Merchant Marine.