Royal Family Order of King George VI

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Royal Family Order of King George VI
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Ribbon
Awarded by King George VI (Personally and Privately)
Type Royal Family Order
Eligibility Female members of the British Royal Family
Awarded for At the monarch's pleasure
Status Not awarded since the death of George VI
Established 1936

The Royal Family Order of King George VI is an honour that was bestowed on female members of the British Royal Family by King George VI.

Appearance

The insignia, an enamel portrait of the king surrounded by diamonds, is worn on a bow of rose pink ribbon.[1]

List of known recipients

Queen Elizabeth II wearing the Royal Family Order of King George VI (above that of King George V).

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Royal Family Orders". Official website of the British monarchy. Royal Household. Archived from the original on 7 March 2013. Retrieved 13 April 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>