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A Letter from Lady Jellicoe, 4 June 1916

Posted by James Goldrick, on July 20th, 2018

A letter from Gwendoline, Lady Jellicoe, wife of  Commander-in-Chief of the Grand Fleet Admiral John Jellicoe, to the newly widowed Lina, Lady Arbuthnot, wife of Rear Admiral Sir Robert Arbuthnot, written a few days after the battle of Jutland. This letter is significant, not only because it provides evidence of the first reactions to the news... Become A Member

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