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

POWER, Sir Manley (Laurence) (1904-1981), Admiral

Service biography
Naval cadet 1917; World War II 1939-1945; Chief of Staff to Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean 1953; Deputy Chief of Naval Staff and Fifth Sea Lord 1957-1959; Commander-in-Chief Portsmouth, Allied Commander-in-Chief Channel and Commander-in-Chief Home Station (Designate) 1959-1961; retired 1961

CHURCHILL ARCHIVES CENTRE, CHURCHILL COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE: Autobiography (one box); IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM, LONDON: Papers relating to Operation TORCH, for the invasion of North Africa 1942 (one file); papers relating to Operation HUSKY, for the invasion of Sicily 1943(one file); SOUTHAMPTON UNIVERSITY LIBRARY: The papers of AF Louis (Francis Albert Victor Nicholas) Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma include correspondence with Power as Chief of Staff to the Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean 1953 (ref: MB1/H180)


Index terms
PLACES Southern Europe 1943; Southern Europe 1953

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