Ramsay, Bertram Home, Sir, 1883 - 1945 (Knight, Admiral)
- Existence: 1883 - 1945
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Extracts from the personal diary of Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay, Jun-Dec 1944.
Letter from D F Ramsay, 1982, enclosing a copy of a paper by his father Admiral Ramsay, about his relief as Chief of Staff to Admiral Backhouse and subsequent retirement, 1935-36. Includes material on Admiral Chatfield's attitude against Ramsay.
Papers comprising diaries, correspondence, official papers, lectures, articles, broadcasts and photographs
Also including papers of Commander John Somerville about his father, 1950-91
The collection includes Hugill's contemporary diaries of the Normandy landings and the liberation of France, photographs and a file relating to Operation Alacrity, an expedition to take over fuelling and other facilities in the Azores. It also includes his notebooks containing his manuscript draft for "The Hazard Mesh", his autobiographical account of his wartime exploits. Files 10 - 15 were deposited by Fanny Hugill and contain her papers regarding Admiral Bertram Ramsay.
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