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137 People in group: Great War grouping; The Great War: Navy

The widespread introduction of modern communication techniques such as radio and sonar greatly changed the way Naval forces where used in the Great War. Gallipoli, on the northern bank of the Dardanelles, and Dogger Bank in the North Sea, where the location for some of the biggest navel battles of the Great War. Naval blockades nearly lost, and in turn, helped win the war, as each side attempted to stop all supplies reaching their intended destinations.

Sir Barry Edward Domvile

1878-1971
Admiral
Sitter in 17 portraits

Sir (Henry) Percy Douglas

1876-1939
Vice-Admiral, hydrographer, athlete and rifle-shooter
Sitter in 8 portraits

Sir (Frederick Charles) Doveton Sturdee, 1st Bt

1859-1925
Admiral
Sitter in 7 portraits

Sidney Robert Drury-Lowe

1871-1945
Vice-Admiral
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sir Sheldon Francis Dudley

1884-1956
Surgeon, Vice-Admiral and Chief of Medical Services in the Royal Navy
Sitter in 13 portraits

Sir Alexander Ludovic Duff

1862-1933
Admiral
Sitter in 5 portraits

Philip Wylie Dumas

1868-1948
Admiral
Sitter in 4 portraits

Cyril Walter Dumpleton

1897-1966
Politician and Mayor of St Albans
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

John Bridges Eustace

1861-1947
Admiral
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir Hugh Evan-Thomas

1862-1928
Admiral
Sitter in 6 portraits

Sir Allan Frederic Everett

1868-1938
Admiral
Sitter in 5 portraits

Richard Bowles Farquhar

1859-1948
Admiral
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir Paul Fildes

1882-1971
Microbiologist; son of Sir Luke Fildes
Sitter in 3 portraits

John Arbuthnot Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher

1841-1920
Admiral
Sitter in 16 portraits

Sir Herbert Fitzherbert

1885-1958
Admiral of the Royal Navy
Sitter in 9 portraits

Sir Arthur Gaskell

1871-1952
Surgeon Vice-Admiral and writer of various papers connected with the Royal Naval Medical Service
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sir Ernest Frederick Augustus Gaunt

1865-1940
Admiral
Sitter in 8 portraits

Sir William Edmund Goodenough

1867-1945
Admiral
Sitter in 5 portraits

Alfred Ernest Albert Grant

1861-1933
Admiral
Sitter in 3 portraits

Henry William Grant

1870-1949
Naval commander and telecommunications company director
Sitter in 1 portrait