Commodore Commanding, British Adriatic Force

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Office of the Commodore Commanding, British Adriatic Force
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Department of Admiralty
Reports toCommander-in-Chief, Mediterranean
NominatorFirst Lord of the Admiralty of the United Kingdom
AppointerPrime Minister
Subject to formal approval by the Queen-in-Council
Term lengthNot fixed
Inaugural holderCommodore, Sir Howard Kelly
Formation1917-1919

The Commodore Commanding, British Adriatic Force was a senior British Royal Navy appointment established from 1917 to 1919.

The office holder was in command of the naval formation the British Adriatic Force.

Officer Holder

List of post holders included:[1]

Rank Flag Name Term Notes/Ref
Commodore Commanding, British Adriatic Force [2]
1 Commodore UK-Navy-OF6-Flag.svg Sir Howard Kelly August 1917 – 1919

References

  1. Sondhaus, Lawrence (2014). The Great War at Sea: A Naval History of the First World War. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. p. 268. ISBN 9781107036901.
  2. Marder, Arthur J. (2014). "2:Offensive in the Adriatic". From the Dreadnought to Scapa Flow[electronic resource] (revised ed.). Barnsley, England: Seaforth Publishing. ISBN 1473841887.