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Signal Branch

1910 10 21
Signal Instructors, Officers and Allowances etc.
Officer in Charge of Signal Instruction at Naval Training Establishment, Shotley

At the Court at Saint James's, the 13th day of October, 1910.

Present, The King's Most Excellent Majesty in Council.

Whereas there was this day read at the Board a Memorial from the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, dated the thirty-first day of August, 1910, in the words following, viz.:-

Whereas by Section three of the Naval and Marine Pay and Pensions Act, 1865, etc.

And whereas by His late Majesty's Orders in Council, of 25th March. 1901, and the 30th June, 1906, sanction was given to an allowance of two shillings and sixpence a day being granted to the Officers in charge of the Signal Schools at Portsmouth, Chatham, and Devonport :

And whereas we are of opinion that a similar allowance should be granted to the Officer in Charge of the Signal Instruction in Your Majesty's Naval Training Establishment at Shotley :

We beg leave humbly to recommend that Your Majesty may be graciously pleased by Your Order in Council, to sanction an allowance of two shillings and sixpence a day being granted accordingly.

The Lords Commissioners of Your Majesty's Treasury have signified their concurrence in this proposal.

His Majesty having taken the said Memorial into consideration, was pleased, by and with the advice of His Privy Council, to approve of what is therein proposed; and the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty are to give the necessary directions herein accordingly.
Almeric FitzRoy


1913 04 18
Signalling Officer's Allowance
And whereas by Order in Council of His late Majesty nearing date the 22nd day of October, 1906, provision was made for the payment of an allowance of 2s. 6d. a day to an Officer appointed for Signalling duties in a Fleet who is not at the same time the Flag Lieutenant:

And whereas we are of opinion that this allowance should be paid to a Flag Lieutenant appointed for Signalling duties when not messed with the Flag Officer

We beg leave humbly to recommend that Your Majesty may be graciously pleased by Your Order in Council to authorise the payment as from the 1st January, 1912, of an allowance of 2s. 6d. a day to a Flag Lieutenant in the above circumstances.


1914 12 01
Establishment of the Signal Boy, RNR Trawler Section
At the Court at Buckingham Palace, the 28th day of November, 1914.

Present, The King's Most Excellent Majesty in Council.

Whereas there was this day read at the Board a Memorial from the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, of 12th day of November, 1914, in the words following, viz.:

Whereas by Section 3 of the Naval and Marine Pay and Pensions Act, 1865, etc.

And whereas we have had under our consideration the desirability of establishing a new rating of Signal Boy, Royal Naval Reserve, (Trawler Section) :

We beg leave humbly to recommend that Your Majesty may be graciously pleased, by Your Order in Council, to sanction provision being made for the payment of Signal Boys, Royal Naval Reserve, (Trawler Section), at the rate of 1s. a day, this rate to be payable to all Signal Boys already enrolled in the Trawler Reserve.

The Lords Commissioners of Your Majesty's Treasury have signified their concurrence in the foregoing proposal.

His Majesty, having taken the said Memorial into consideration, was pleased, by and with the advice of His Privy Council, to approve of what is therein proposed. And the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty are to give the necessary directions herein accordingly.
Almeric FitzRoy.

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