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Personal diary kept by Cadet Kenneth Edwards, HMS LORD NELSON, during World War I, between 1914 and 1916.


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Collection Archive
Gallery locationNot on display

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Biographical details The LORD NELSON was the Royal Navy's last pre-dreadnought. The ship was flagship of the Channel Fleet when World War I began in 1914. LORD NELSON was transferred to the Mediterranean Sea in early 1915 to participate in the Dardanelles Campaign.
Description Includes drawings of land, a hand written letter dated 5/11/1959, Embarkation orders by Captain Stavology, a list of Beaches and personnel with navigation notes on piers and beaches and drawings.
Date made 1914-1916

Finding Reference JOD/298
Catalogue section Manuscript volumes acquired singly by the Museum
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
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