British Forces

Battlecruiser Force

  • Vice-Admiral Sir David Beatty
  • Lion (flagship)(flagship)
    Notes: Disabled by hit near engine room.
  • Tiger
  • Princess Royal
  • New Zealand
  • Indomitable

1st Cruiser Squadron

  • Southampton
    Commanding officer: Commodore Goodenough
  • Birmingham
  • Nottingham
  • Lowestoft

Harwich Flotilla

  • Arethusa
    Commanding officer: Commodore Tyrwhitt
  • Aurora
  • Undaunted
  • 35 destroyers

German Forces

  • Rear-Admiral Franz Hipper

1st Scouting Group

  • Seydlitz (flagship)(flagship)
  • Derfflinger
  • Moltke
  • Blücher (Sunk)

Light Cruisers

  • Graudenz
  • Rostock
  • Stralsund
  • Kolberg
  • 19 destroyers

Sources

  • John Campell, "Jutland: An Analysis of the Fighting", Conway Classics 1986
  • Dr. Oscar Parkes, "British Battleships", Leo Cooper 1990 (reprint of Seeley 1957)