battle of the Dogger Bank

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The battle of the Dogger Bank was fought in the North Sea on 24 January 1915. A raiding force of German battle‐cruisers was intercepted and pounded by Beatty's battle‐cruiser squadron. The action convinced the German Admiralty that they were right to pursue a cautious strategy.

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