Frederick Joseph Rutland

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Squadron Leader Frederick Joseph Rutland, D.S.C, A.M., (21 October, 1886 – 28 January, 1949) served in the Royal Navy. His flying exploits at the Battle of Jutland would earn him the sobriquet, "Rutland of Jutland".

Life & Career

Rutland was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 7 January, 1916.

He committed suicide in 1949.

See Also

Naval Appointments
Preceded by
Captain of H.M.S. Manxman
3 Nov, 1916[1]
Succeeded by
Charles G. Robinson


  1. The Navy List. (December, 1916). p. 401q.