Order o St Michael an St George

Frae Wikipedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Maist Distinguished Order o Saunt Michael an Saunt George
Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George (Great Britain) - Memorial JK - Brasilia - DSC00425.JPG
Starn o a Knicht or Dame Grand Cross
Awairdit bi
Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom.svg
Sovereign o the Unitit Kinrick
Teep Order
Motto Auspicium Melioris Ævi
Token of a Better Age
Awairdit for At the monarch's pleasur
Status Currently constituted
Sovereign Queen Elizabeth II
Grades (w/ post-nominals) Knicht/Dame Grand Cross (GCMG)
Knicht/Dame Commander (KCMG/DCMG)
Companion (CMG)
Established 28 April 1818
Precedence
Next (heicher) Order o the Starn o Indie
Next (lawer) Order o the Indian Empire
UK Order St-Michael St-George ribbon.svg
Ribbon bar o the Order o St Michael an St George

The Maist Distinguished Order o Saunt Michael an Saunt George is a Brrrtish order o chivalry foondit on 28 Aprile 1818 bi George, Prince Regent, later Keeng George IV,[1][2] while he wis actin as regent for his faither, Keeng George III.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Duckers, Peter (2009) [2004]. British Orders and Decorations. Oxford: Shire Publications. pp. 26–27. ISBN 978-0-7478-0580-9. OCLC 55587484. 
  2. The Royal Household (2009). "Order of St. Michael and St. George". The Official Website of the British Monarchy. London: Crown Copyright. Archived frae the oreeginal on 27 February 2009. Retrieved 25 April 2016.