An investiture was held today at Buckingham Palace at which Commodore Reginald Tyrwhitt RN had the honour of being received by his Majesty the King and was invested with the Insignia of a Companion of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath (Military Division). 62 more words
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The Order of Bath is mainly awarded to officers of the Armed Services, as well as to a small number of civil servants.
Numbers may be increased in times of war or in the event of any military or civil action or service which merits ‘peculiar honour or reward’. 16 more words
Buckingham Palace had said it would be a snapshot of history; the moment when the Queen would be photographed for the first time carrying out an ancient ritual during a gathering of a chivalric order. 937 more words