Soundings Papers: At Home between Worlds: Royal Navy Cadets and Officers of the Empire

Soundings No. 22
Soundings No. 22

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Tim Doebler, MA

Although this segment of future Royal Navy (RN) officers from settler colonies was spoken about at the time, extraordinarily little has been written about them. In contrast, we find a large variety of published and unpublished studies emphasising different aspects of cadet recruitment into the RN and the emerging Dominion navies.