Note: The Promotion of David Beatty to Rear-Admiral
An interpretive reading by a management and organizational history scholar of what kind of forces were at play behind the exceptional promotion of David Beatty to rear-admiral on 1 January 1910. This note aims to provide more nuanced considerations both of the question of why Beatty was promoted and to a lesser extent of who were the champions of this promotion.
Filed under: Other (Twentieth C)
Subjects include: Administration | Navies