Naval Mobilisation Department (Royal Navy)

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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.[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]

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. King-Hall Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 42.
  5. "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.
  6. Culme-Seymour Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 477.
  7. Brock Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/43. f. 49.
  8. Cayley Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 428.
  9. Fremantle Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 473.
  10. 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.