The undermentioned Petty Officers have been promoted to Warrant Rank in recognition of their services in the Battle of Jutland: —
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Acting Chief Petty Officer John Webster, O.N. 181723, to be Acting Boatswain. Dated 30th June 1916.
Shipwright, 1st Class, Martin Bray, O.N. 343524, to be Acting Carpenter. Dated 30th June 1916.
Chief Engine Room Artificer, 1st Class, Ernest Francis Edge, O.N. 268684, to be Acting Artificer Engineer. Dated 30th June 1916.
Chief Sick Berth Steward John George Beal, O.N. 350310, to be Warrant Wardmaster. Dated 25th September, 1916.
The following Petty Officers and men of the Grand Fleet are commended for service in action in the Battle of Jutland, in addition to those whose names appear in the Supplement to the London Gazette dated 15th September, 1916, pages 9088—9092 : —
Leading Seaman Samuel Alexander, O.N. 218200.
Leading Seaman Walter Bamsey, O.N. 179421.
Chief Sick Berth Steward John George Beal, O.N. 350310.
Armourer Joseph Bellamy, O.N. 342546.
Shipwright, First Class, Harold Percy BCHiiett, O.N. 344929.
Leading Seaman Frederick Butterfield, O.N. 233629.