Admiral of the Fleet & First Sea Lord ~ Admiral Andrew Cunningham

Admiral of the Fleet & First Sea Lord ~ Admiral Andrew Cunningham

Admiral of the Fleet & First Sea Lord ~ Admiral Dudley Pound

Admiral of the Fleet & First Sea Lord ~ Admiral Dudley Pound

Admiral Sir Henry Bradwardine Jackson 1855 To 1929 First Sea Lord Of The Admiralty From The War Illustrated Album Deluxe Published London 1916 Canvas Art - Ken Welsh Design Pics (12 x 17)

Admiral Sir Henry Bradwardine Jackson 1855 To 1929 First Sea Lord Of The Admiralty From The War Illustrated Album Deluxe Published London 1916 Canvas Art - Ken Welsh Design Pics (12 x 17)

HMS Glorious was the second of the Courageous-class battlecruisers built for the Royal Navy during the First World War. Designed to support the Baltic Project championed by the First Sea Lord, Lord Fisher, they were very lightly armoured and armed with only a few heavy guns. Glorious was completed in late 1916 and spent the war patrolling the North Sea. She participated in the Second Battle of Heligoland Bight in November 1917 and was present when the German High Seas Fleet surrendered a…

HMS Glorious was the second of the Courageous-class battlecruisers built for the Royal Navy during the First World War. Designed to support the Baltic Project championed by the First Sea Lord, Lord Fisher, they were very lightly armoured and armed with only a few heavy guns. Glorious was completed in late 1916 and spent the war patrolling the North Sea. She participated in the Second Battle of Heligoland Bight in November 1917 and was present when the German High Seas Fleet surrendered a…

Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope (1883–1963), First Sea Lord  royals britain navy top admiral

Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope (1883–1963), First Sea Lord royals britain navy top admiral

King George VI, accompanied by Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay and the First Sea Lord, Admiral Sir Andrew Cunningham, touring the beaches at Norm...

King George VI, accompanied by Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay and the First Sea Lord, Admiral Sir Andrew Cunningham, touring the beaches at Norm...

Sinking of Prince of Wales and Repulse (マレー沖海戦)Both ships were sent to Singapore in December 1941, to serve as a deterrent to Japanese aggression. First Sea Lord Sir Dudley Pound felt that Singapore could not be adequately defended, unless the Royal Navy sent the majority of its capital ships there to achieve parity with the estimated nine Japanese battleships.

Sinking of Prince of Wales and Repulse (マレー沖海戦)Both ships were sent to Singapore in December 1941, to serve as a deterrent to Japanese aggression. First Sea Lord Sir Dudley Pound felt that Singapore could not be adequately defended, unless the Royal Navy sent the majority of its capital ships there to achieve parity with the estimated nine Japanese battleships.

The Mountbatten/Battenburg family tiara, designed as five diamond stars with button pearl centres rising from a diamond band.  Queen Victoria's granddaughter, also called Victoria, married Prince Louis of Battenburg on 30th April 1884. Prince Louis decided to  make his family surname more English and changed it to Mountbatten, and he became First Sea Lord and was granted the title Marques of Milford Haven in 1917.

The Mountbatten/Battenburg family tiara, designed as five diamond stars with button pearl centres rising from a diamond band. Queen Victoria's granddaughter, also called Victoria, married Prince Louis of Battenburg on 30th April 1884. Prince Louis decided to make his family surname more English and changed it to Mountbatten, and he became First Sea Lord and was granted the title Marques of Milford Haven in 1917.

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