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  • Placing the template {{DANFS}} on the article results in:
This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships.
  • The template allows for directly linking to the DANFS article in question. For example: using {{DANFS|http://www.history.navy.mil/danfs/c13/constellation-i.htm}} links directly to the article on USS Constellation (1797) and results in:
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  • The template also allows linking for two DANFS articles. By using the parameters {{DANFS|http://www.history.navy.mil/danfs/c13/constellation-i.htm|http://www.hazegray.org/danfs/frigates/constell.htm}} you may link to the more recent DANFS article and the original DANFS article listed at Hazegray. This results in:
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See also

WP:SHIPS citation templates
type group template ref article example
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS) (external link)
source dictionary {{DANFS}} DANFS public domain attribution notice [1]
source dictionary {{Cite DANFS}} DANFS material citation Cressman, Robert J. (2005-12-06). "Bridgeport". Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. Navy Department, Naval History and Heritage Command. Retrieved 2016-09-15.
Naval Vessel Register (external link)
source register {{NVR}} Naval Vessel Register, public domain attribution notice
source register {{NVR url}} creates urls for NVR ship details pages
source register {{NVR SC url}} creates urls for NVR service craft details pages