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List of fleet and grand admirals

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The following list of fleet and grand admirals is a summary of those individuals who have held ... 16.1 Admirals of the fleet .... List of British admirals of the fleet ...

Ten of the greatest British naval victories: A look back at the nation's ...

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Mar 6, 2010 ... Never was such a bold decision made as that of British admiral Sir Edward Hawke at Quiberon Bay to give chase in a rising gale as night fell.

Admirals outnumber warships in Royal Navy, report shows - Telegraph

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Sep 24, 2008 ... The number of admirals serving in the Royal Navy now outstrips the number of ... The news comes after the UK National Defence Association ...

Greatest British Admiral - Historum - History Forums

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This one is slightly different as its about admirals; specifically, British Admirals. As it would be pointless restrict it to Royal Navy admirals ...

No pardon for Admiral Byng. The MoD don't want to encourage any ...

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Mar 15, 2007 ... Family petition for only admiral ever executed · Records suggest ... 1756 to prevent the capture of the British garrison at St Philip's Castle on the ...

Who was the greatest admiral of all times, in terms of number of ...

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I'll second the nomination of Lord Horatio Nelson, though I disagree with Dan Holliday's ... It was a substantial British victory for the time: 25 British ships of the line fought 26 French ships of the line, capturing or sinking seven while no British  ...

BBC - History - Admiral Horatio Lord Nelson

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Discover facts about Admiral Horatio Nelson - why he is considered to be a national ... When Britain entered the French Revolutionary Wars in 1793, Nelson was ...

United Kingdom: Royal Navy rank flags

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Oct 11, 2014 ... Rear-Admirals of the Red and Blue, their proper Flag, with Two White Balls; ... The British Admiral of the Fleet uses the Union Flag flown at the ...

Admirals: Amazon.co.uk: Andrew Lambert: 9780571231577: Books

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David Beatty, 1871-1936, British Admiral

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Oct 23, 2007 ... David Beatty was one of the most senior British admirals during the First World War, winning fame as the commander of the battlecruiser ...

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Admirals: the Naval Commanders who Made Britain Great by ...

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Nov 26, 2008 ... Saul David is not quite convinced by an attempt to spread the glory around in this history of British naval command.

Admirals - 2 | Britannica.com

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Results 1 - 100 of 114 ... Beatty, David, 1st Earl Beatty British admiral of the fleet, who ... Byng, John British admiral executed for failing to relieve the naval base at ...

Promotion in the Flag Ranks in the Royal Navy during the ...

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Nelson, along with flag officers like Admirals Sir John Jervis, Sir James de .... The honorary rank of 'Vice-admiral of Great Britain' was held by Admiral of the Fleet ...