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
GRANT, Sir (Edmund) Percy (Fenwick George) (1867-1952), Admiral

Service biography
Egyptian War 1882; Brazilian Revolution 1893; World War I 1914-1918; Flag Capt to V Adm Sir Lewis Bayly, HMS MARLBOROUGH 1914; Flag Capt and Chief of Staff to Adm Sir Cecil Burney, Second in Command Grand Fleet 1916; battle of Jutland 1916; First Naval Member and Chief of Australian Naval Staff 1919-1921; Commander-in-Chief, Australia station 1921-1922; Advisor on defence to Rt Hon William Morris Hughes, Prime Minister of Australia, at Empire Conference, London 1921; Adm Superintendent, Portsmouth Dockyard 1922-1925; retired 1928; World War II 1939-1945; Capt, Port Holyhead 1939-1945

Papers
IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM, LONDON: Copy letter from Grant to his brother, R Adm Alfred Ernest Albert Grant, Jun 1916, giving account of the battle of Jutland (ref: P354) NATIONAL LIBRARY OF AUSTRALIA, CANBERRA: Correspondence with Ronald Crauford Munro-Ferguson, 1st Viscount Novar 1914-1920

Publications

Index terms
SUBJECTS
PLACES
NAMES Admiral Alfred Ernest Albert Grant (brother); R Adm Henry Montagu Doughty (wife's first husband)

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