Grand cross


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The highest rank of knighthood in the Order of the Bath.
A knight grand cross.

See also: Grand, Grand

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Count of the Holy Roman Empire, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Brazen Crown, Perpetual Arch-Master of the Rosicrucian Masons of Mesopotamia; Attached (in Honorary Capacities) to Societies Musical, Societies Medical, Societies Philosophical, and Societies General Benevolent, throughout Europe; etc.
A thanksgiving service was arranged, Kutuzov was awarded the Grand Cross of Maria Theresa, and the whole army received rewards.
It was that of a man, from five to eight and thirty, in the uniform of a general officer, wearing the double epaulet of heavy bullion, that indicates superior rank, the ribbon of the Legion of Honor around his neck, which showed he was a commander, and on the right breast, the star of a grand officer of the order of the Saviour, and on the left that of the grand cross of Charles III.
When he returned to India there was a blaze of glory, for the Viceroy himself made a special visit to confer upon the Maharajah the Grand Cross of the Star of India--all diamonds and ribbons and enamel; and at the same ceremony, while the cannon boomed, Purun Dass was made a Knight Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire; so that his name stood Sir Purun Dass, K.
com/style/2017/11/queen-elizabeth-and-prince-philip-celebrate-70-years-of-marriage-at-windsor-castle) 70th wedding anniversary by giving the latter the Knight of Grand Cross title.
Contract notice:works of arrangement of the bed and banks of the gier to the grand cross
Who has been appointed Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order for services to the Queen?
He became a Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order - which marks personal services to the sovereign.
As the royal couple reached their milestone platinum wedding anniversary, Philip, 96, was appointed a Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order for services to the sovereign.
As the Royal couple, above, reached their milestone platinum wedding anniversary, Philip, 96, was appointed a Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order for services to the sovereign.
During his career, Hill was awarded a clutch of medals; the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath; the Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Guelphic Order (Hanoverian); the Grand Cross of the Order of the Tower and the Sword (Portugal's highest award) and the Peninsular Cross.
The man then made off in the direction of Grand Cross Road.