Official: Admiralty: Prints and Proofs.

Reference code: CHAR 13/24

Part of: CHAR 13
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Date: 01 Jan 1913 - 31 Dec 1913

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Physical: 1 bound file (4 prints)
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CHAR 13/24/1 Memorandum by Charles Walker [Principal Clerk, Admiralty] on the Executive Lists of the Royal Navy. Apr 1912
CHAR 13/24/2 Memorandum by WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, on the problem of attack from overseas by Germany. [Printed]. 18 Apr 1913
CHAR 13/24/3 Memoranda by WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, on the possibilities of attack from overseas by Germany; includes printed marginal notes by the 1st Sea Lord [Prince Louis of Battenberg, later 1st Lord Milford Haven]. Also includes Admiralty papers "The Timetable of a Nightmare", giving a scenario of a successful German invasion, and an alternative scenario for a German attack in "A Bolt From the Grey". [Printed]. 24 Apr 1913 - 26 Apr 1913
CHAR 13/24/4 Memorandum by the Admiralty War Staff on the fifty per cent superiority of "Dreadnought" ships in Home Waters, noting the margins of safety maintained against France, 1900-1905, and against Germany, 1911-1912, and 1915; also includes a note on the comparative strength of the British and French fleets during the Napoleonic Wars. [Printed]. 11 Dec 1913 - 13 Dec 1913