Author Results for Colin Lyle

Jutland, or a Second ‘Glorious First of June’

By Colin Lyle

Since May 31, 1916 few naval battles have been as controversial as Jutland. Who was to blame for the Grand Fleet’s performance: Jellicoe, Beatty, the weather, the ammunition, the time of day/night has been a matter of debate ever since. This article debates several scenarios and asks “What if?” If Jellicoe was hoping to repeat […] Read More

Filed under: WW1 | North Sea | Jutland
Subjects include: Battles & Tactics | Navies | Ship Handling & Seamanship