Rowland Jerram Papers at the National Maritime Museum

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A list of the papers of Rear-Admiral Sir Rowland Christopher Jerram in the possession of the National Maritime Museum, London.

JRR/1

Springback folder containing official progress certificates and notifications of advancement.

JRR/2

Official orders for the British Grand Fleet with regards to the surrender of the German High Seas Fleet.

JRR/3

Official report regarding the loss and later recovery of HMS Iron Duke's signal logs.

JRR/4

Internal publication,"Weekly Intelligence Report, No. 63." 1941.

JRR/5

Typewritten report, "Mission to Mediterranean Station, 31st July-20th September, 1945."

JRR/6

Internal publication, "Report to the Combined Chiefs of Staff by the Supreme Allied Commander South-East Asia. 1943-1946."

JRR/7

Private letters.

JRR/8

Letters to Jerram from the Admiralty regarding his appointment to Civil Advisor to the Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean.

JRR/9

Letters to Jerram mainly with regards to research inquiries, but also including early letters from his father.

JRR/10

Programmes for functions attended, including various fleet reviews at Spithead and Weymouth, plus a programme for the visit of the Prince of Wales and Prince George to the Mediterranean Fleet at Corfu in 1932, which is signed by both.

JRR/11

Invitations and programmes for functions attended.

JRR/12

Internal publication, "The Chronicles of Q.E., Chronicle II, November 1917." HMS Queen Elizabeth's in-house magazine.

JRR/13

Internal publication, "The Chronicles of Q.E., Chronicle III, December 1917." HMS Queen Elizabeth's in-house magazine.

JRR/14

Newspaper cuttings regarding Malta, 1942.

JRR/15

Newspaper cuttings regarding Beatty and Churchill, 1968-1973.

JRR/16

2 formal photographs of indian princes, both grandsons of the Maharajah, 1938.

JRR/17

Large scrapbook containing notes on places visited and in which ship, etc, photographs of his early career from 1909-1932, orders from 1908-1938 and programmes for functions attended, 1909-1948.

JRR/18

Large scrapbook containing photographs of later career, 1937-1951, including some of the Coronation of George VI and of the launching of the liner Queen Elizabeth. Also newpaper cuttings from 1937 to 1974 and letters, January to July, 1937.

JRR/19

Bound journal containing handwritten diary entries for the period 22nd November, 1907 to 27th June, 1908.

JRR/20

Bound journal containing handwritten diary entries for the period 28th June, 1908 to 25th March, 1910.

JRR/21

Bound journal containing handwritten diary entries for the period 26th March, 1910 to 6th March, 1911.

JRR/22

Bound journal containing handwritten diary entries for the period 25th July to 3rd September, 1914.

JRR/23

Bound journal containing handwritten diary entries for the period 3rd September to 16th October, 1914.

JRR/24

Bound journal containing handwritten transcript by Jerram of a chronicle of his life up to 1932.

JRR/25

Photograph album containing pictures for early part of career, incuding some of HMS King Alfred, her officers and crew, and the funeral of Admiral Sir Curzon Howe at Portsmouth, 1911.

JRR/26

Photograph album containing pictures for latter part of career, incuding some of the various places visited, such as Constantinople, the Dardenelles, Syria, Palestine, Jerusalem, Athens, Cairo, etc.

JRR/27

Photograph album containing pictures for latter part of career, incuding some of HMS Queen Elizabeth, visits to Albania and Yugoslavia, plus family holiday snaps.

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