The History Girls: Jellicoe and the U Boats by Janie Hampton

There has been much in the news this year about the 1916 naval Battle of Jutland and the role of Admiral Sir John Jellicoe. Admiral Sir John Jellicoe(1859-1953)But has anybody mentioned another Jellicoe who was also employed by the British Royal Navy and active during the First World War? I doubt it, because the other Jellicoe was a sea-lion. He belonged to…

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2 thoughts on “The History Girls: Jellicoe and the U Boats by Janie Hampton

  1. What a lovely story! And so nice for Janie to have such a close family connection to Jellicoe too.
    The sort of ‘happy news’ that they like to feature at the end of harrowing news programmes.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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