Beatty, David Beatty, Earl, 1871-1936

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Admiral of the Fleet David Richard Beatty, (17 January 1871 - 11 March 1936) was an admiral in the Royal Navy. He commanded the British battlecruisers at the Battle of Jutland in 1916. Later in the war he was Commander in Chief of the Grand Fleet, in which capacity he received the surrender of the German High Seas Fleet at the end of hostilities, and then in the 1920s he served a lengthy term as First Sea Lord (head of the Royal Navy).

From the description of Menu, November 11, 1921. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 17928420

From the description of Letter, November 6, 1919. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 17928406

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referencedIn Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Historical Films. 1914 - 1936. Tour of the United States by Marshal Ferdinand Foch
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Historical Films. 1914 - 1936. PEACE DAY PARADE IN LONDON, ENGLAND, JULY 19, 1919
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. OPERATION quot;SANDYquot;
referencedIn Records of the Bureau of Ships. 1940 - 1966. Photographic Prints of Construction, Repair, and Launching of U.S. Navy Ships
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Documentary Films. 1914 - 1944. (AMERICAN WAR REVIEW.)
referencedIn Sims, William Sowden, 1858-1936. Letter, January 8, 1918. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Historical Films. 1914 - 1936. Britain's Bulwarks
creatorOf Beatty, David Beatty, Earl, 1871-1936. Letter, November 6, 1919. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. 1860 - 1985. Documentary Films. 1914 - 1944. BRITISH WAR REVIEWS [WORLD WAR I]
referencedIn Wall, Bernhardt, 1872-1956. World War I portraits [manuscript], 1918-1919. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. OPERATION quot;SANDYquot;
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. OPERATION quot;SANDYquot;
creatorOf Beatty, David Beatty, Earl, 1871-1936. Menu, November 11, 1921. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
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associatedWith Great Britain. Royal Navy corporateBody
associatedWith New York (Battleship : BB-34) corporateBody
associatedWith Sims, William Sowden, 1858-1936. person
associatedWith Wall, Bernhardt, 1872-1956. person
associatedWith Wotherspoon, Alexander Somerville, b. 1892. person
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Birth 1871-01-17

Death 1936-03-11

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