Rear-Admiral David Beatty, c.1914
Rear-Admiral David Beatty was commander of the scouting force of the Grand Fleet at the start of the First World War, giving him control of the battlecruisers and cruisers. Late in 1916 he became commander of the Grand Fleet,replacing Jellicoe.
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Rickard, J (26 May 2014), Rear-Admiral David Beatty, c.1914 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_beatty_david_1914.html