Admiralty: Courts Martial Cases and Files

ADM 156
Admiralty: Courts Martial Cases and Files

This series consists of cases and files extracted from ADM 1, 116, 137 and 167. They comprise records of Courts Martial of officers and men of the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, and the Naval Reserve and Auxiliary Forces.

Related Material:
Records of Airforce Courts Martial are in AIR 18
Case files of the Courts Martial Appeal Court are in J 135
Registers of appeal are in J 152
Records of Army Courts Martial are in WO 71
Held by:
The National Archives, Kew
Legal status:
Public Record
Board of Admiralty, Permanent Secretarys Department, 1882-1964
Ministry of Defence, Second Permanent Under-Secretary of State (Royal Navy)s Department, 1964-
Physical description:
317 files and volumes
Access conditions:
Subject to 30 year closure unless otherwise stated

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