British Navy List October 1914.
London: Wyman & HMSO, 1914. British Navy List October 1914, printed by HMSO & published by Wyman & HMSO, London 1914. A 975 page hardback in blue cloth-covered boards, with another 40 pp index and advertisements for naval charities. Size approximately 19 by 13 cm. The definitive guide to naval personnel just after the outbreak of the First World War. Includes lists of all serving officers, midshipmen, surgeons, chief engineers, gunners etc., plus details of over 500 ships, their officers, armaments, size etc., and a list of the casualties of the first two months of the war. Also contains information on the RNVR, the Royal Flying Corps, the Naval Air Section, submarines, uniforms, pay and conditions, awards etc. - a mine of information . Minor edge wear and loss to a corner of the last three pages of advertising otherwise G to VG condition. Images available.
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Keywords: Naval History, Reference, Military