It was called Armada.. :)
There were over 155 US warships sunk in WWII. But you're probably thinking about the battleship USS Arizona.
Bull Halsey was an Admiral in the US Navy. His full name is William Frederick Halsey, Jr. He became commander of the Third Fleet before the end of the war.
The first battle between two ironclad warships occurred between the USS Monitor and CSS Virginia. The battle took place on March 9, 1862.
admiral of the fleet
A fleet of warships is usually called a fleet, and it includes many auxiliary vessels as well as warships to keep the fleet supplied and operational. Over the centuries smaller units of warships have been known by various names; task force, task group, flotilla, squadron, armada, and others.
It could be Commodore or Admiral.
There are several names for smaller numbers of naval ships (squadron, or naval squadron, division, flotilla, task force, carrier battle group, and so on.The main collective noun for a large group of naval ships is a fleet.
Jonny Fleet's birth name is Jonathan Daniel Fleet.
Nathan Fleet's birth name is Nathan Christopher Fleet.
Snowy Fleet's birth name is Gordon Henry Fleet.
Mitch Fleet's birth name is Preston Mitchell Fleet II.
There was no specific name for the First Fleet of convicts to Australia. It was simply known as the "First Fleet".