Welcome to Royal Navy Flag Officers 1904-1945

Welcome aboard admirals.org.uk, a comprehensive online resource for archival Admiralty documents and information on Royal Navy Flag Officers during the years 1904-1945, AKA the "Dreadnought Era". Here you will find a wide range of coverage to include individual histories as well as various naval records/documents pertaining to the Royal Navy of this time period. This site is intended to be a tool for readers of all ages by providing fact based and useful information.

How You Can Help

There is a great deal of information that we would like to post to this site. Unfortunately, there are but two of us currently running the site. Accordingly, we therefore welcome any serious volunteer assistance - particularly in the form of transcriptions, photos and book reviews.

To learn more about where we could use such help please click here for more information.


Latest Update: 23 January, 2010

We are continuing to assemble a thorough listing of various Flag appointments. Our ultimate goal is to have a fairly comprehensive list for all appointments. We are also transcribing (to html) a large backlog of documents and records.

We've recently added or updated the following items:

We'll be adding more to the docs above as time permits. In the meantime, if there is anything you are particularly interested in seeing, please e-mail us and let us know. We may be able to move these items up in our work queue. Additionally, if you have photos of any of the officers listed here, or, any information you feel fits the theme of this website, we would love to hear from you. Please do not hesitate to contact us.