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TITLE
Caithness, 1925 - Miss Stroma Sinclair
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CAITHNESS 1925-26_56001_007
PLACENAME
unidentified
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
CAITHNESS
PERIOD
1920s
CREATOR
Herbert Sinclair
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31850
KEYWORDS
horses
riding
people
Caithness, 1925 - Miss Stroma Sinclair

This is a page from a book of photographs of Caithness from 1925. It shows a photograph of Miss Stroma Sinclair, daughter of Admiral Sinclair.

Sir Edwyn Sinclair Alexander-Sinclair MVO GCB of Freswick in Caithness, Scotland (1865 in Malta - 13 November 1945) was British admiral, who is known for leading a squadron of light cruisers in the Baltic to support independence of Estonia and Latvia in 1918

He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (GCB) and as a Member of the Royal Victorian Order (MVO).

He was in command of the Sixth Light Cruiser Squadron at the Battle of Heligoland Bight (1914) on HMS Cardiff and commanded the First Light Cruiser Squadron at the Battle of Jutland (1916) where his ship Galatea was prominent.

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Caithness, 1925 - Miss Stroma Sinclair

CAITHNESS

1920s

horses; riding; people

Highland Libraries

Caithness 1925

This is a page from a book of photographs of Caithness from 1925. It shows a photograph of Miss Stroma Sinclair, daughter of Admiral Sinclair. <br /> <br /> Sir Edwyn Sinclair Alexander-Sinclair MVO GCB of Freswick in Caithness, Scotland (1865 in Malta - 13 November 1945) was British admiral, who is known for leading a squadron of light cruisers in the Baltic to support independence of Estonia and Latvia in 1918<br /> <br /> He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (GCB) and as a Member of the Royal Victorian Order (MVO).<br /> <br /> He was in command of the Sixth Light Cruiser Squadron at the Battle of Heligoland Bight (1914) on HMS Cardiff and commanded the First Light Cruiser Squadron at the Battle of Jutland (1916) where his ship Galatea was prominent.