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Keyes Papers. Vol. xii. Correspondence with:

1. Dardanelles Commission. The Royal Commission was established to investigate all aspects of the Dardanelles Campaign. Keyes gave evidence in Spring 1917. Chiefly comprises correspondence with Sir Edward Grimwood Mears, secretary to the Commission; 1916-1918, n.d. See also Add. 82486-82488.

2. Baron Emile de Cartier de Marchienne, Belgian Ambassador to the U.K. (1927-1946); 1929-1945.

3. Admiral of the Fleet Sir John Michael de Robeck, Admiral of Patrols (1912-1914), commanded 9th Cruiser Squadron (1914), commanded Eastern Mediterranean Squadron (1915-1916), C-in-C Mediterranean Fleet (1919-1922), High Commissioner for Constantinople (1919-1920), C-in-C Atlantic Fleet (1922-1924), Admiral of the Fleet (1925); 1912-1925, n.d.

4. Maj. Arthur Algernon Dorrien-Smith, Keyes’s brother-in-law, married to Eva Keyes’s sister, Eleanor; [1918]-1940, n.d.

5. Robert Anthony Eden (afterwards Prime Minister and 1st Earl of Avon), Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs (1940-1945); 1940-1941.

6. Sir Bolton Meredith Eyres-Monsell (afterwards 1st Viscount Monsell of Evesham), 1st Lord of the Admiralty (1931-1936); 1931-1934.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Baron Emile Ernest Cartier de Marchienne,; Belgian diplomatist: Correspondence of Baron Emile Ernest Cartier de Marchienne and Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes: 1929-1945.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Bolton Meredith Eyres-Monsell, 1st Viscount Monsell: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Bolton Meredith Eyres-Monsell: 1931-1934.

Robert Anthony Eden, 1st Earl of Avon; Prime Minister: Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Robert Anthony Eden: 1940-1941.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Major Arthur Algernon Dorrien-Smith, brother-in-law of Admiral of the Fleet Sir Roger Keyes: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Maj. Arthur Algernon Dorrien-Smith: [1918]-1940.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Admiral of the Fleet Sir John Michael De Robeck, 1st Baronet: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Adm. of the Fleet Sir John Michael De Robeck: 1912-1925, n.d.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Royal Commission on the Gallipoli Campaign: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Royal Commission on the Gallipoli Campaign: 1916-1918, n.d.

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