difference of opinion about the color of the uniform, with several colors and combinations being suggested. ... It is recounted that while King George was pondering the decision he chanced to see the Duchess of Bedford, dressed in a blue and white riding costume, riding in the park. ... at the Navy Office and at several dockyards for inspection, no regulations describing the exact form of the uniform wereanbsp;...
|Title||:||Uniforms of the Sea Service|
|Author||:||Robert H. Rankin|