King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

Name
FORBES, Sir Charles Morton (1880-1960), Admiral of the Fleet

Service biography
Entered RN 1894; World War I 1914-1918; battle of Jutland 1916; Capt, HMS GALATEA 1917-1919; Deputy Director, Naval College, Greenwich 1921-1923; Director of Naval Ordnance, Admiralty 1925-1928; Aide-de-camp to the King 1928; R Adm (D) commanding Destroyer Flotillas, Mediterranean Fleet 1930-1931; Third Sea Lord and Controller of the Navy 1932-1934; V Adm commanding 1 Battle Sqn and Second in Command, Mediterranean Fleet 1934-1936; Commander-in-Chief, Home Fleet 1938-1940; AF 1940; Commander-in-Chief, Plymouth 1941-1943

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