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(Untitled), 10 Dec 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/27A/45-49

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Letter from WSC [First Lord of the Admiralty] to Field Marshal Sir John French [Chief of Imperial General Staff, later 1st Lord Ypres], on a naval bombardment to support the advance of the Army on Ostende, Belgium, suggesting that the Navy attack Zeebrugge, the base of the German submarines, at the same time. Also includes Admiralty memorandum sketching out naval support for the army. [Hand-written drafts, initialled by WSC].


  • 10 Dec 1914

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Copyright: Crown copyright


5 folio(s)

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Published: Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume III, Part 1, p.302-303

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