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In October, 1911, Rear-Admiral King-Hall left the Admiralty to hoist his flag as Rear-Admiral in the Second Division of the Home Fleet.<ref>King-Hall Service Record.  The National Archives.  ADM 196/42.  f. 42.</ref>  Captain [[Alexander Ludovic Duff|Alexander L. Duff]] was announced as his replacement on 6 September,<ref>"Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices).  ''The Times''.  Thursday, 7 September, 1911.  Issue '''39684''', col G, p. 2.</ref> and was formally appointed Director of Naval Mobilisation on 19 October.<ref>"Naval Mobilisation Department. Distribution of Work.  October 1911."  In docket entitled "Distribution of Work of Admiralty War Staff" dated 25 March, 1912.  ADM 1/8272.</ref>
 
In October, 1911, Rear-Admiral King-Hall left the Admiralty to hoist his flag as Rear-Admiral in the Second Division of the Home Fleet.<ref>King-Hall Service Record.  The National Archives.  ADM 196/42.  f. 42.</ref>  Captain [[Alexander Ludovic Duff|Alexander L. Duff]] was announced as his replacement on 6 September,<ref>"Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices).  ''The Times''.  Thursday, 7 September, 1911.  Issue '''39684''', col G, p. 2.</ref> and was formally appointed Director of Naval Mobilisation on 19 October.<ref>"Naval Mobilisation Department. Distribution of Work.  October 1911."  In docket entitled "Distribution of Work of Admiralty War Staff" dated 25 March, 1912.  ADM 1/8272.</ref>
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==Directors of Naval Mobilisation==
 
==Directors of Naval Mobilisation==

Revision as of 06:34, 22 May 2014

In October, 1911, Rear-Admiral King-Hall left the Admiralty to hoist his flag as Rear-Admiral in the Second Division of the Home Fleet.[1] Captain Alexander L. Duff was announced as his replacement on 6 September,[2] and was formally appointed Director of Naval Mobilisation on 19 October.[3]

Structure


Directors of Naval Mobilisation

Dates of appointment given:

Assistant Directors

Head of Manning Division

Head of War Division

Footnotes

  1. King-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 42.
  2. "Naval and Military Intelligence" (Official Appointments and Notices). The Times. Thursday, 7 September, 1911. Issue 39684, col G, p. 2.
  3. "Naval Mobilisation Department. Distribution of Work. October 1911." In docket entitled "Distribution of Work of Admiralty War Staff" dated 25 March, 1912. ADM 1/8272.
  4. "Admiralty War Staff. Distribution of Work." The National Archives. ADM 1/8272.
  5. King-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 42.
  6. "Naval Mobilisation Department. Distribution of Work. October 1911." In docket entitled "Distribution of Work of Admiralty War Staff" dated 25 March, 1912. ADM 1/8272.
  7. Culme-Seymour Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 477.
  8. Brock Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 49.
  9. Cayley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 428.
  10. Fremantle Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 473.
  11. Hope Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 44.

Bibliography

  • Naval Staff, Training and Staff Duties Division (1929). The Naval Staff of the Admiralty. Its Work and Development. B.R. 1845 (late C.B. 3013). Copy at The National Archives. ADM 234/434.