Keyes Papers. Vol. xxvii. Correspondence with:

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Keyes Papers. Vol. xxvii. Correspondence with:

1. Admiral of the Fleet Sir Charles Edward Madden, Second-in-Command, Grand Fleet (1917-1919), C-in-C Atlantic Fleet (1919-1922), Admiral of the Fleet (1924), 1st Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff (1927-1930); 1919-1929.

2. Acting Adm. (afterwards Admiral of the Fleet) Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten (afterwards 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma), 2nd Destroyer Flotilla Signal and Wireless Officer (1928-1929), Senior Wireless Instructor, Signal School, Portsmouth (1929-1931), Fleet Wireless Officer, Mediterranean Fleet (1931-1933), in command of HMS Daring (1934) and of HMS Wishart (1935), Admiralty (Naval Air Division) (1936), in command of HMS Kelly and of the 5th Destroyer Flotilla (1939), in command of HMS Illustrious (1941), Commodore Combined Operations (1941-1942), succeeded Keyes as Chief of Combined Operations (1942-1943), member of British Chiefs of Staff Committee (1942-1943), Supreme Allied Commander, South East Asia (1943-1946). Afterwards Viceroy of India, Gov.-Gen. of India, C-in-C Mediterranean, C-in-C Allied Forces Mediterranean, 1st Sea Lord, Chief of UK Defence Staff and Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee; 1929-1945.

3. Navy League; 1918-1945.

4. Adm. (afterwards Admiral of the Fleet) Sir Alfred Dudley Pickman Rogers Pound, commanded HMS Dreadnought at Jutland (1916), Director of Plans Division, Admiralty (1922-1925), Chief of Staff to Keyes, Mediterranean Fleet (1925-1927), Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (1927-1929), commanded Battle Cruiser Squadron (1929-1931), Admiralty representative on League of Nations Advisory Commission (1932), 2nd Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Personnel (1932-1935), temporary Chief of Staff, Mediterranean Fleet (1935-1936), C-in-C Mediterranean Fleet (1936-1939), 1st Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff (1939-1943); 1919-1941, n.d.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Admiral Sir Alfred Dudley Pickman Rogers Pound, KCB: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Adm. Sir Alfred Dudley Pickman Rogers Pound: 1919-1941, n.d.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Navy League: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Navy League: 1918-1945.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten, Prince Louis of Battenberg; 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma; formerly Battenberg: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten: 1929-1945.

Admiral of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes, 1st Baron Keyes: Admiral of the Fleet Sir Charles Edward Madden, 1st Baronet: Correspondence of Adm. of the Fleet Roger John Brownlow Keyes and Adm. of the Fleet Sir Charles Edward Madden: 1919-1929.

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