Andrew Turnbull, Baron Turnbull Andrew Turnbull, Baron Turnbull, KCB, CVO (born 21 January 1945) was the head of Her Majesty's Civil Service and Cabinet Secretary between 2002 and 2005 when he was succeeded by Sir Gus O'Donnell.
Anthony Charles Richards Lieutenant Colonel Anthony Charles Richards, CVO (born 1953) has been Equerry to HM The Queen, and Deputy Master of the Household of the Royal Household since 1999.
Antony Duff Sir Arthur Antony Duff, GCMG, CVO, DSO, DSC, PC (25 February 1920 – 13 August 2000) was Director General (DG) of MI5, the United Kingdom's internal security service, from 1985 to 1988.
Antony Jay Sir Antony Rupert Jay, CBE CVO is an English writer, broadcaster and director, famous for the co-authorship, with Jonathan Lynn, of the successful British political comedies Yes Minister and Yes, Prime Minister.
Archibald George Blomefield Russell Archibald George Blomefield Russell, CVO, FSA (20 June 1879-30 November 1955) was an English art historian and a long-serving officer of arms at the College of Arms in London.
Archibald Murray General Sir Archibald James Murray, (23 April 1860 – 21 January 1945) was a British Army officer who served in the Second Boer War and World War I. He was Chief of Staff to the BEF in Aug...
Assheton Curzon-Howe Admiral the Honourable Sir Assheton Gore Curzon-Howe, KCB, CVO, CMG (10 August 1850–1911) was a British naval officer who served as Commander-in-Chief, Mediterranean Fleet from 1908 to 1910.
Aubrey Toppin Aubrey John Toppin, CVO, FSA (1881 – 1969) was a long-serving English officer of arms at the College of Arms in London.
Basil Charles Godfrey Place Rear Admiral Basil Charles Godfrey Place VC, CB, CVO, DSC (19 July 1921 – 27 December 1994) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of t...
Belgrave Ninnis Belgrave Edward Sutton Ninnis (22 January 1887 - 14 December 1912) was a Lieutenant in the Royal Fusiliers and an Antarctic explorer who was a member of Sir Douglas Mawson's 1911 Australasian Antarctic Expedition.
Berkeley John Talbot Levett Berkeley John Talbot Levett, CVO (11 November 1863 – 1 November 1941) was a Major in the Scots Guards and later a Gentleman Usher for the Royal family.
Bernard Matthews Bernard Trevor Matthews CVO CBE (24 January 1930 – 25 November 2010) was the founder of Bernard Matthews Farms Limited, a company that is best known for farming turkeys and producing turkey products.
Bill Tucker (rugby player) William "Bill" Eldon Tucker CVO MBE TD (6 August 1903 – 4 August 1991) was a Bermudian rugby union player who played club rugby for Cambridge University, St. George's Hospital and Blackheath.
Bill Tucker (rugby union) William "Bill" Eldon Tucker CVO MBE TD was a Bermudian rugby union player who played club rugby for Cambridge University, St. George's Hospital and Blackheath. Tucker gained his first of three international caps when he was selected for England in 1926.
Brian Pennicott Major-General Sir Brian Thomas Pennicott, KCVO is a former senior British Army officer.
Bridget Cracroft-Eley Bridget Katharine Cracroft-Eley CVO JP (29 October 1933 – 29 August 2008) was a former British secretary, farmer and magistrate.
Burke Trend, Baron Trend Burke St John Trend, Baron Trend, GCB, CVO, PC (2 January 1914 – 21 July 1987) was a British civil servant and later Rector of Lincoln College, Oxford.
Byron Edmund Walker Sir Byron Edmund Walker, CVO (14 October 1848 – 27 March 1924) was a Canadian banker.
Cecil Boyd-Rochfort Sir Cecil Charles Boyd-Rochfort CVO (18871983) was a British thoroughbred racehorse trainer who was British flat racing Champion Trainer five times.
Cecil Lowther Major-General Sir (Henry) Cecil Lowther, KCMG, CB, CVO, DSO, FRGS (1 January 1869 – 1 November 1940) was a British general and Conservative politician, the fourth son of William Lowther.
Charles Brand Major General Charles Henry Brand CB, CMG, CVO, DSO was an Australian Army brigadier-general in World War I. He retired in 1930 as a major-general.
Charles Brand (general) Major General Charles Henry Brand CB, CMG, CVO, DSO (4 September 1873 – 31 July 1961) was an Australian Army brigadier-general in World War I. He retired in 1930 as a major-general.
Charles Kavanagh Lieutenant General Sir Charles Toler MacMorrough Kavanagh, KCB, KCMG, CVO, DSO (25 March 1864 - 11 October 1950) was a British Army officer who commanded the Cavalry Corps at the Battle of Amiens.
Charles Offley Harvey Major-General Sir Charles Harvey CB, CVO, CBE, MC (1888–1969) was an officer in the British Indian Army during World War I and World War II.
Charles St Clair, 17th Lord Sinclair Major Charles Murray Kennedy St Clair, 17th Lord Sinclair, CVO (21 June 1914 – 1 April 2004) was a Scottish peer who spent his entire life in the service of the Crown; as a soldier, an off...
Charles Stevenson-Moore Sir Charles James Stevenson-Moore KCIE CVO (9 June 1866 – 22 July 1947) was a British administrator in India.
Chris Bonington Sir Christian John Storey Bonington, CVO, CBE, DL (born 6 August 1934, Hampstead, London) is a British mountaineer.
Christopher Geidt Sir Christopher Edward Wollaston MacKenzie Geidt (born 17 August 1961) has been the Private Secretary to Queen Elizabeth II since September 2007.
Christopher Haslett Elliott Major-General Christopher Haslett Elliott, CVO, CBE is a former senior British Army officer who served as Defence Services Secretary from 2001 to 2004.
Claud Schuster, 1st Baron Schuster Claud Schuster, 1st Baron Schuster, GCB, CVO, KC (22 August 1869 – 28 June 1956) was a British barrister and civil servant noted for his long tenure as Permanent Secretary to the Lord Chancellor...
Cliff Morgan Clifford Isaac "Cliff" Morgan CVO, OBE (7 April 1930 – 29 August 2013) was a Welsh rugby union player who played for Cardiff RFC and earned 29 caps for Wales between 1951 and 1958.
Colin Roberts (diplomat) Colin Roberts CVO (born 31 July 1959) is a British diplomat and Governor-designate of the Falkland Islands, due to take up office in April 2014.
Colville Deverell Sir Colville Montgomery Deverell, GBE, KCMG, CVO (21 February 1907 in Dublin, Ireland – 18 December 1995 in Wokingham, Berkshire, England) was an Irish cricketer and colonial administrator.
Célestin Hennion Célestin Hennion (8 September 1862 - 14 March 1915) was a French police officer who rose to head the Prefecture of Police (Préfecture de Police).
David Attenborough Sir David Frederick Attenborough OM CH CVO CBE FRS FZS FSA (born 8 May 1926) is an English broadcaster and naturalist.
David Auldjo Jamieson Major David Auldjo Jamieson VC, CVO was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British a...
David Brighty David Brighty CMG CVO (born 7 February 1939) is a retired British diplomat who was ambassador to several countries.
David Burden Major-General David Leslie Burden CB CVO CBE is a British Army officer who went on to be Military Secretary.
David Douglas-Home, 15th Earl of Home David Alexander Cospatrick Douglas-Home, 15th Earl of Home, KT, CVO, CBE (born 20 November 1943) is a British businessman and Conservative politician.
David Hennessy, 3rd Baron Windlesham David James George Hennessy, 3rd Baron Windlesham and Baron Hennessy, CVO, PC, FBA (28 January 1932 – 21 December 2010) was a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom who held visitin...
David Jamieson (VC) Major David Auldjo Jamieson VC, CVO (1 October 1920 – 15 May 2001) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy t...
David Lam David See-chai Lam, OC CVO OBC (林思齊) (September 2, 1923November 22, 2010) was a Canadian businessman.
David Loram Vice Admiral Sir David Anning Loram was a Royal Navy officer who became Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Atlantic.
David Manning Sir David Geoffrey Manning, (born 5 December 1949) is a former British diplomat, who was the British Ambassador to the United States from 2003 to 2007.
David Monteath Sir David Taylor Monteath, KCB, KCSI, KCMG, CVO, OBE (1887-27 September 1961) was a civil servant, working at the India Office in London, who was the last Permanent Under Secretary of State for ...
David Muirhead Sir David Francis Muirhead, KCMG, CVO (30 December 1918 – 3 February 1999) was a British diplomat, ambassador to Peru, Portugal and Belgium David Muirhead was educated at Cranbrook School, Kent ...
David Murray (RAF officer) Air Vice-Marshal The Hon David Paul Murray, CVO, OBE (born 1960) is a retired senior Royal Air Force officer.
David Peel Yates Lieutenant General Sir David Peel Yates KCB CVO DSO OBE was a British Army General who reached high office during the 1960s.
David Pocock (RAF officer) Air Marshal David John Pocock is a former senior Royal Air Force officer who served as Defence Services Secretary from 2004 to 2005.
David Rose (Guyanese politician) Sir David James Gardiner Rose GCMG CVO MBE CPM* OE (April 10, 1923 – November 10, 1969) was raised in Mahaica in British Guiana and was educated at Mount St Mary's College in England.
David Spedding Sir David Rolland Spedding (7 March 1943 - 13 June 2001) was Head of the British Secret Intelligence Service from 1994 to 1999.
David Thorne (British Army officer) Major-General Sir David Calthrop Thorne KBE CVO (13 December 1933 – 23 April 2000) was a British Army officer who commanded 1st Armoured Division.
Dayendranath Burrenchobay Sir Dayendranath Burrenchobay KBE, CMG, CVO, GCSK, (Born as सर डयेन्द्रनथ बुर्रेन्चोबय 24 March 1919 – 29 March 1999) was born in Plaine Magnien, Mauritius and served as Governor-General of Mauritius.
Denis Laskey Sir Denis Laskey KCMG CVO (18 January 1916 – 16 October 1987) was British ambassador to Romania and Austria.
Denis Rixson Air Commodore Denis Fenn Rixson CVO OBE DFC AFC (12 December 1918 – 10 December 1994) was a British pilot during World War II and a senior Royal Air Force officer in the post-war years and a Com...
Dennis Mitchell (pilot) Air Commodore Sir Dennis Mitchell, KBE, CVO, DFC, AFC was a British military pilot and commander.
Derek Allhusen Major Derek Swithin Allhusen, CVO (9 January 1914 – 24 April 2000) was an English equestrian who was a 54 year old grandfather when he rode Lochinvar to team gold and individual silver medals at...
Desmond Shawe-Taylor Desmond Philip Shawe-Taylor LVO (born 30 September 1955) became Surveyor of the Queen's Pictures in 2005.
Dick Hern William Richard "Dick" Hern, CVO, (20 January 1921 – 22 May 2002) was an English Thoroughbred racehorse trainer and winner of sixteen British Classic Races between 1962 and 1995, and was Champio...
Donald Hardie Brigadier Donald David Graham Hardie KStJ TD is a British soldier.
Donald Luddington Sir Donald Collin Cumyn Luddington, KBE, CMG, CVO (18 August 1920 – 26 January 2009) was a British colonial government official and civil servant who served firstly in the Hong Kong Govern...
Douglas Sturkey Dr Robert Douglas (Doug) Sturkey (born 7 September 1935) is a former Australian diplomat and Official Secretary to the Governor-General of Australia and is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Au...
Douglas Webb (police officer) Douglas Edward Webb CVO OBE (8 October 1909–11 January 1988) was a British police officer in the London Metropolitan Police, who served as Deputy Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis f...
Doveton Sturdee Admiral of the Fleet Sir Frederick Charles Doveton Sturdee, 1st Baronet, GCB, KCMG, CVO (9 June 1859 – 7 May 1925) was a British admiral.
Edmond Warre Edmond Warre C.V.O. (12 February 1837 - 22 January 1920) was an English rower and headmaster of Eton College from 1884-1905.
Edmund Costello Brigadier-General Edmund William Costello VC CMG CVO DSO (7 August 1873 – 7 June 1949) was a British Indian Army officer and a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious a...
Edmund Vivian Gabriel Sir Edmund Vivian Gabriel, Kt, CSI, CMG, CVO, CBE, VD, FSA was a British civil servant, army officer, courtier and art collector.
Edward Adeane The Hon. (George) Edward Adeane, (born 4 October 1939), Private Secretary to the Prince of Wales 1979 to 1985.
Edward Balston Edward Balston (26 November 1817 – 29 November 1891) was an English schoolmaster, Church of England cleric, head master of Eton College from 1862 to 1868 and later Rector of Hitcham, Bucki...
Edward Bulfin General Sir Edward Stanislaus Bulfin KCB CVO (6 November 1862 – 20 August 1939) was a British general during World War I, where he established a reputation as an excellent commander at the...
Edward Eden Bradford Admiral Sir Edward Eden Bradford (1858–1935) was a British naval officer, who commanded the 3rd Battle Squadron of the Grand Fleet until May 1916, and wrote Admiral of the Fleet Arthur Knyvet Wi...
Edward Tomkins Sir Edward Emile Tomkins, GCMG, CVO (16 November 1915 - 20 September 2007) was a British diplomat.
Elizabeth Buchanan Elizabeth Faith Currer Buchanan, CVO (born 1963) was formerly Private Secretary to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales.
Eric Arthur Cleugh Eric Arthur Cleugh, CMG, CVO, OBE was a British diplomat who retired as British Ambassador to Panama.
Eric Neal Sir Eric James Neal AC CVO FTSE HonFAIB (born 3 June 1924) was the Governor of South Australia 1996-2001, Commissioner of Sydney from 1987 to 1988, and until the start of 2010, the Chancellor of...
Ernest Bullock Sir Ernest Bullock CVO (15 September 189024 May 1979) was an English organist, composer, and educator.
Ernest Edward Holmes Ernest Edward Holmes , CVO, DD was an eminent Anglican Priest and author in the 20th century.
Ernest Holmes (priest) Ernest Edward Holmes , CVO, DD (18 November 1854 – 22 February 1931) was an eminent Anglican priest and author.
Ernest Law Ernest Philip Alphonso Law CB CVO (26 August 1854–25 February 1930) was an English historian and barrister.
Ernest Lucas Guest Sir Ernest Lucas Guest (20 August 1882 – 20 September 1972) was a Rhodesian politician, lawyer and soldier.
Ernest Money Brigadier-General Ernest Douglas Money CIE CVO DSO (11 March 1866–4 December 1952) was a British Indian Army officer.
Ernest Shackleton Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton, CVO, OBE FRGS (15 February 1874 – 5 January 1922) was a polar explorer who led three British expeditions to the Antarctic, and one of the principal figures...
Ernle Chatfield, 1st Baron Chatfield Alfred Ernle Montacute Chatfield, 1st Baron Chatfield, GCB, OM, KCMG, CVO, PC, DL (27 September 1873 – 15 November 1967) was a Royal Navy officer.
Ernst von Hoeppner Ernst Wilhelm von Hoeppner (14 January 1860 – 26 September 1922) was a German cavalry officer who served as the Commanding General of the German Air Service (Luftstreitkräfte) during W...
Everard Baring Brigadier-General, The Hon. Everard Baring CBE, CVO (5 December 1865 — 7 May 1932) was a Chairman of the Southern Railway.
F. C. Ricardo Colonel Francis Cecil Ricardo CVO CBE (3 July 1852–17 June 1924) was a British soldier.
Foley Newns Sir Foley Newns KCMG CVO (31 January 1909-1998) was a member of the Colonial Service from 1932-71.
Francis Dent Sir Francis Henry Dent, CVO (31 December 1866 – 4 June 1955) was a British railway manager.
Francis Jones (historian) Major Francis Jones CVO, TD, DL, FSA, MA, KStJ (5 July 1908 – 14 December 1993), was an author, archivist, historian and officer of arms.
Francis Jones (Welsh historian) Major Francis Jones CVO, TD, DL, FSA, MA, KStJ (5 July 1908 – 14 December 1993), was an author, archivist, historian and officer of arms.
Francis Richards (diplomat) Sir Francis Neville Richards, KCMG, CVO, DL (born 1945), was Her Majesty's Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Gibraltar from 2003 to 2006, and the director of the Government Communications Headq...
Francois Gordon Jean Francois Gordon (born 16 April 1953) was the British Ambassador to Algeria from 1996 to 1999, Ambassador to Côte d'Ivoire from 2001 to 2004 and High Commissioner to Uganda from 2005 to 2008.
Frank Newsam Sir Frank Aubrey Newsam GCB KBE CVO MC was a British civil servant notable for serving as Permanent Under-Secretary of State to the Home Office from 1948 to 1957, although he had been a central ...
Frederick Bridge Sir John Frederick Bridge CVO (5 December 1844 – 18 March 1924) was an English organist, composer, teacher and writer.
Frederick Millar, 1st Baron Inchyra Sir Frederick Robert Hoyer Millar, 1st Baron Inchyra GCMG CVO (6 June 1900 – 16 October 1989), was a British diplomat who served as Ambassador to West Germany from 1955 to 1956.
Geoffrey Colin Guy Geoffrey Colin Guy CMG, CVO, OBE (4 November 1921 – 1 December 2006) was the last Commissioner and the first Administrator of the Turks and Caicos from 1958 to 1959 and 1959 to 1965 respectively.
George Davies (politician) Major Sir George Frederick Davies, CVO (19 April 1875 – 21 June 1950) was a British Conservative Party politician.
George Gordon-Lennox Lieutenant-General Sir George Charles Gordon-Lennox (29 May 1908 – 11 May 1988) was a British soldier.
George Hyde Admiral Sir George Francis Hyde KCB, CVO, CBE (19 July 1877 – 28 July 1937) was an Australian admiral, known as a former head of the Royal Australian Navy.
George Hyde (admiral) Admiral Sir George Francis Hyde (19 July 1877 – 28 July 1937) was an Australian admiral, known as a former head and the first officer achieve the rank of full Admiral in the Royal Austral...
George Pinker Sir George Douglas Pinker, KCVO (6 December 1924 – 29 April 2007) was an internationally respected obstetrician and gynecologist, best known for modernizing the delivery of royal babies.
George Rous, 3rd Earl of Stradbroke George Edward John Mowbray Rous, 3rd Earl of Stradbroke KCMG CB CVO CBE VD TD (19 November 1862 – 20 December 1947) was a British noble and the 15th Governor of Victoria, Australia.
Gerald Grosvenor, 6th Duke of Westminster Major-General Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor, 6th Duke of Westminster (born 22 December 1951), is a British military officer and the son of Robert George Grosvenor, 5th Duke of Westminster, and his wif...
Gerald Morton Lieutenant-General Sir Gerald De Courcy Morton KCIE CVO CB (7 February 1845 – 20 April 1906) was a British Army officer who became General Officer Commanding 7th Division.
Gerard Mansfield Vice-Admiral Sir Edward Gerard "Ged" Napier Mansfield KCB CVO (13 July 1921 - 27 June 2006) was Deputy Supreme Allied Commander, Atlantic, and after leaving the Royal Navy became a fund-raiser f...
Henry Pellatt Major General Sir Henry Mill Pellatt, CVO (January 6, 1859, Kingston, Ontario, Canada – March 8, 1939) was a well-known Canadian financier and soldier.
Henry Pridham-Wippell Admiral Sir Henry Daniel Pridham-Wippell, KCB, CB, CVO, (12 August 1885 – 2 April 1952) was a Royal Navy officer who served in World War I and World War II.
Henry Ruthven Moore Admiral Sir Henry Ruthven Moore (29 August 1886 – 12 March 1978) was the last British admiral to command Home Fleet during World War II. He served in that post from 1944 to 1945.
Henry Walston, Baron Walston Henry David Leonard George Walston, Baron Walston CVO, JP (16 June 1912 – 29 May 1991) was a British farmer, agricultural researcher and politician, firstly for the Liberal Party, then for ...
Henry West Hodgson Major-General Sir Henry West Hodgson, DCMG, CB, CVO was an officer of the British Army.
Herbert King-Hall Admiral Sir Herbert Goodenough King-Hall, KCB, CVO, DSO (15 March 1862 – 20 October 1936) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, Cape of Good Hope Station.
Herbert Lloyd Major General Herbert William Lloyd CB, CMG, CVO, DSO (18 November 1883 - 10 August 1957) was an Australian soldier who served in World War I and World War II, rising to the rank of Major General.
Herbert Miles Lieutenant General Sir Herbert Scott Gould Miles GCB GCMG GBE CVO (31 July 1850 – 1926) was Quartermaster-General to the Forces.
Herbert Stuart Sankey Colonel Sir (Herbert) Stuart Sankey KBE (4 May 1854 - 5 April 1940) was a British barrister and politician.
Hermann Adler Rabbi Hermann Adler CVO (30 May 1839 – 18 July 1911) was the Chief Rabbi of the British Empire from 1891 to 1911.
Houston French Captain Sir Houston French CVO (27 March 1853–11 June 1932) was a British Army officer and an officer of the Yeomen of the Guard.
Howard Colvin Sir Howard Montagu Colvin CVO CBE (15 October 1919 – 27 December 2007) was a British architectural historian who produced two of the most outstanding works of scholarship in his field: A Biogr...
Howard Graham Lieutenant General Howard Douglas Graham, was a Canadian Army Officer and former Chief of the General Staff.
Howard Pearce Howard John Stredder Pearce, CVO (born 13 April 1949 in Twickenham) was Governor of the Falkland Islands and Civil Commissioner of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (SGSSI) until July...
Howard William Kennard Sir Howard William Kennard GCMG, CVO (23 March 1878 – 12 November 1955) was a British diplomat, Chargé d'Affaires, and British Ambassador to Poland at the outbreak of the Second World War on 3 S...
Hubert Chesshyre David Hubert Boothby Chesshyre, CVO (born 22 June 1940) is a former member of the British Royal Household.
Hubert Hamilton Major General Hubert Ion Wetherall Hamilton CB, CVO, DSO (27 June 1861 – 14 October 1914) was a senior British general who served with distinction throughout his career, seeing battle in t...
Hubert von Herkomer Sir Hubert von Herkomer CVO, RA was a British painter of German descent, and also a pioneering film-director and composer. Though a very successful portraitist, especially of men, he is mainly remembered for his earlier works that took a realistic approach to the conditions of life of the poor.
Hugh McCalmont Major-General Sir Hugh McCalmont KCB CVO was a British politician.
Hugh Thornton Sir Hugh Cholmondeley Thornton KCMG CVO (16 May 1881–8 March 1962) was a British civil servant.
Hugh Watson Admiral Sir Hugh Dudley Richards Watson KCB CVO CBE was a Royal Navy officer who became Naval Secretary.
Hugh Wontner Sir Hugh Walter Kingwell Wontner GBE, CVO, (22 October 1908 – 25 November 1992) was an English hotelier and politician.
Hugh Wyatt Hugh Rowland Wyatt, CVO (born 18 November 1933) was the Lord Lieutenant of West Sussex from 1999 to 2008.
Humfrey Gale Lieutenant General Sir Humfrey Myddelton Gale KBE, CB, CVO, MC (4 October 1890 – 8 April 1971) was an officer in the British Army who served in the First and Second World War, during which ...
Iain Moncreiffe of that Ilk Sir Rupert Iain Kay Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 11th Baronet, CVO, QC was a British officer of arms and genealogist.
Ian Gourlay General Sir Basil Ian Spencer Gourlay, KCB, CVO, OBE, MC (13 November 1920 – 17 July 2013) was a Royal Marines officer who became Commandant General Royal Marines.
Ian Jenkins (Royal Navy officer) Surgeon Vice Admiral Ian Lawrence Jenkins (12 September 1944 – 19 February 2009) was a Royal Navy medical officer and former Surgeon General of the British Armed Forces.
Ian Mackley Ian Warren Mackley, CMG, CVO (31 March 1942 – 2 January 2014) was a British diplomat.
Ian McDonald Campbell Ian McDonald Campbell, CVO; BSc; CEng; FICE; FCIT; (13 July 1922 – 1 April 1994) was a British civil engineer and chairman of the Scottish Board of British Railways.
Ian Samuel Ian Samuel CMG CVO (20 August 1915 – 26 December 2010) was a Royal Air Force pilot, British diplomat, and director of chemical and agrochemical trade associations.
James Grierson Lieutenant General Sir James Moncrieff Grierson KCB, CMG, CVO, ADC (27 January 1859 – 17 August 1914) was a British soldier.
James John Hornby John James Hornby C.V.O. was an English rower, and headmaster of Eton College from 1868 to 1884.
James Leigh-Pemberton James Henry Leigh-Pemberton CVO (born 1956) is a British banker and the incumbent Receiver-General for the Duchy of Cornwall.
James Orr (Royal Household) James Bernard Vivian Orr CVO (19 November 1917 – 14 June 2008) was a police officer and Private Secretary to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh from 1957 to 1970.
James Sant James Sant CVO, RA (1820–1916) was a British painter specializing in portraits, and a member of the Royal Academy.
Jane, Lady Roberts Dame Priscilla Jane Stephanie Roberts, The Hon. Lady Roberts, DCVO (born 4 September 1949) has been the Curator of the Print Room at Windsor Castle since 1975 and the Royal Librarian since 2002.
Jean Carle Jean Carle (16 July 1962-) is a Canadian former civil servant, business executive and Liberal Party operative noted for his close relationship with former Prime Minister Jean Chrétien.
Jeremy Heywood Sir Jeremy John Heywood, KCB, CVO is a senior British civil servant who has been the Cabinet Secretary since 1 January 2012.
Jim Beaton Chief Superintendent James Wallace Beaton, GC, CVO (born 1943), known as Jim Beaton, was The Queen's Police Officer from 1983 to 1992.
Jocelyn Stevens Sir Jocelyn Edward Greville Stevens, CVO (born 14 February 1932) is the former publisher of Queen magazine and a former London newspaper executive.
Jock Colville Sir John Rupert "Jock" Colville, CB, CVO, was a British civil servant.
Johannes Brun (officer) Johannes Schwartz Brun (13 May 1891 – 24 July 1977) was a Norwegian businessperson, military officer and bridge player.
John Barnard Bush John Barnard Bush CVO OBE CStJ JP (born Marlborough, Wiltshire, 1937) is an English farmer, landowner and Justice of the Peace.
John Brooke-Little John Philip Brook Brooke-Little, CVO, KStJ, FSA, FSG, FHS, FHG (Hon), FRHSC (Hon), FHSNZ, KM, GCGCO (6 April 1927 – 13 February 2006) was an influential and popular British writer on heral...
John Bush (Lord Lieutenant) John Barnard Bush CVO OBE CStJ JP (born Marlborough, Wiltshire, 1937) was the Lord Lieutenant of the English county of Wiltshire, serving from 2004 to 2012.
John Dykes Bower Sir John Dykes Bower CVO (13 August 19051981) was an English cathedral organist, who served in Truro Cathedral, Durham Cathedral and St Paul's Cathedral.
John Henniker-Major, 8th Baron Henniker John Patrick Edward Chandos Henniker-Major, 8th Baron Henniker KCMG CVO MC (19 February 1916 – 29 April 2004), known as Sir John Henniker-Major from 1965 to 1980, was a British peer, civil...
John Inch Sir John Ritchie Inch CVO CBE QPM was a police officer who was successively Chief Constable of three Scottish police forces.
John Julius Norwich John Julius Cooper, 2nd Viscount Norwich CVO (born 15 September 1929), known as John Julius Norwich, is an English historian, travel writer and television personality.
John Landy John Michael Landy, AC, CVO, MBE (born 12 April 1930) is an Australian former Olympic track athlete.
John Malcolm Macgregor John Malcolm Macgregor CVO (born 3 October 1946) is a retired British diplomat who was ambassador to Poland and Austria.
John Manners Smith Lieutenant Colonel John Manners Smith VC CIE CVO (30 August 1864 – 6 January 1920) was a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the ...
John Nation Brigadier General John James Henry Nation CVO, DSO (5 December 1874 – 5 November 1946) was a British Army officer who became a Conservative Party politician.
John Pascoe John Henry Pascoe, AO, CVO is Chief Judge of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and Deputy Chancellor of the University of New South Wales.
John Pentland Mahaffy Sir John Pentland Mahaffy, GBE, CVO (26 February 183930 April 1919), was an Irish classicist and polymathic scholar.
John Ronald Henderson Major John Ronald Henderson, CVO, MBE, JP was an English soldier and Aide-de-camp to Field Marshal Viscount Montgomery of Alamein.
John Salmond Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir John Maitland Salmond, GCB, CMG, CVO, DSO and Bar (17 July 1881 – 16 April 1968) was a British military officer who rose to high rank in the Royal Flying Corps...
John Saumarez Dumaresq Rear Admiral John Saumarez Dumaresq CB, CVO (26 October 1873 – 22 July 1922) was an officer in the Royal Navy.
Kathryn Colvin Kathryn Colvin, CVO was Her Majesty's Vice Marshal of the Diplomatic Corps in the Royal Household of the Sovereign of the United Kingdom from 1999 to 2001.
Kenneth Stowe Sir Kenneth Stowe GCB CVO is a senior British civil servant.
Kevin S. MacLeod Kevin Stewart MacLeod is the Canadian Secretary to the Queen of Canada, former Usher of the Black Rod for the Canadian Senate, and the author of the historical fiction novel, A Stone on Their...
Lady Alice Egerton Lady Alice Egerton CVO (7 August 1923–7 October 1977) was a British courtier.
Lady Elizabeth Cavendish Lady Elizabeth Georgina Alice Cavendish CVO (born 24 April 1926) was a childhood friend of Queen Elizabeth II and lady-in-waiting to Princess Margaret from the late-1940s until the latter's dea...
Laurence O'Keeffe Laurence O'Keeffe CMG CVO (9 July 1931 – 2 May 2003) was a British diplomat who was ambassador to Czechoslovakia during the Velvet Revolution.
Leonard Burt Leonard Burt, CVO, CBE was a British police officer, involved in several high-profile cases and investigations.
Leopold de Rothschild Leopold de Rothschild CVO (22 November 1845 – 29 May 1917) was a British banker, thoroughbred race horse breeder, and a member of the prominent Rothschild family.
Leslie Ferrar Leslie Jane Ferrar, CVO (born 20 July 1955) was Treasurer to Charles, Prince of Wales from January 2005 until July 2012.
Leslie Gossage Air Marshal Sir Ernest Leslie Gossage KCB, CVO, DSO, MC (3 February 1891 – 8 July 1949).
Lionel Logue Lionel George Logue, CVO (26 February 1880 – 12 April 1953) was an Australian speech therapist and stage actor who successfully treated, among others, King George VI, who had a pronounced stammer.
Lord Rupert Nevill Lord Rupert Nevill, CVO, DL, JP(1923 – 1982) was the younger son of Guy Larnach-Nevill, 4th Marquess of Abergavenny, and was vice-chairman of the National Playing-Fields Association from 1...
Lord William Cecil (courtier) Lord William Cecil CVO (2 November 1854–16 April 1943) a British royal courtier and a younger son of the 3rd Marquess of Exeter.
Louis de Soissons Louis Emanuel Jean Guy de Savoie-Carignan de Soissons CVO RA FRIBA (1890–1962), was the younger son of Charles, the Count de Soissons.
Louis Greig Group Captain Sir Louis Leisler Greig, KBE, CVO (17 November 1880 – 1 March 1953) was a British naval surgeon, courtier and intimate of King George VI, and a rugby union player.
Lumley Lyster Vice Admiral Sir Arthur Lumley St George Lyster, (27 April 1888 – 4 August 1957) was a Royal Navy officer during the Second World War.
Léopold Henri Amyot Léopold Henri Amyot, CVO, FRHSC is a former Canadian diplomat and public servant.
Malcolm Hazell Malcolm John Hazell is a retired Australian public servant.
Marcus Setchell Sir Marcus Edward Setchell, KCVO, FRCS, FRCSEd, FRCOG (born 4 October 1943) is a leading British obstetrician and gynaecologist and Surgeon-Gynaecologist to Queen Elizabeth II's Royal Household.
Marie Bashir Marie Roslyn Bashir has been the Governor of New South Wales since March 2001. Born in Narrandera, New South Wales, Bashir graduated from the University of Sydney in 1956 and held various medical positions, with a particular emphasis in psychiatry.
Marion Crawford Marion Crawford, CVO (5 June 1909 – 11 February 1988) was a Scottish governess.
Marjorie Jackson Marjorie Jackson-Nelson, AC, CVO, MBE (born 13 September 1931) is the former Governor of South Australia and a former Australian athlete.
Marjorie Jackson-Nelson Marjorie Jackson-Nelson, AC, CVO, MBE (born 13 September 1931) is the former Governor of South Australia and a former Australian athlete.
Mark Bridges Mark Thomas Bridges, CVO (25 July 1954) is the solicitor to, among others, Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, the Princess Royal and the Duchy of Lancaster.
Mark Kerr (Royal Navy officer) Admiral Mark Edward Frederic Kerr CB, CVO (26 September 1864 – 10 January 1944) was a Royal Navy and Royal Air Force officer during World War I. Kerr was the Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Hel...
Mark Phillips Captain Mark Anthony Peter Phillips, (born 22 September 1948) is an English Olympic gold-medal-winning horseman for Great Britain and ex-husband of Anne, Princess Royal, with whom he had two ch...
Mark Price (businessman) Mark Ian Price CVO (born 2 March 1961) is a British businessman and the Managing Director of Waitrose, and Deputy Chairman of the John Lewis Partnership.
Matthew Best (Royal Navy officer) Vice Admiral Sir Matthew Robert Best KCB DSO CVO was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, America and West Indies Station.
Matthew Sykes Major General Matthew Sykes CVO is a former British Army officer who served as Defence Services Secretary from 2007 to 2010.
Maurice Gourdault-Montagne Maurice Gourdault-Montagne CMG, CVO (born on 16 November 1953) is a career diplomat and the current French Ambassador to Germany.
Maurice Heath Air Marshal Sir Maurice Lionel Heath KBE CB CVO DL was a senior Royal Air Force officer who became Commander of British Forces Arabian Peninsula.
Maurice Robert Johnston Lieutenant-General Sir Maurice Robert Johnston KCB CVO OBE (born 27 October 1929) is the former Deputy Chief of the Defence Staff (Operational Requirements), 1981–1982, and Lord Lieutenant of Wi...
Michael Brinton Michael Ashley Cecil Brinton, CVO DL (1942 – 23 April 2012) was the Lord Lieutenant of Worcestershire from 2001 to 2012.
Michael Jeffery Major General Philip Michael Jeffery (born 12 December 1937) is a retired senior Australian Army officer who was the 24th Governor-General of Australia, serving from 2003 to 2008, and the 30th ...
Michael Maclagan Michael Maclagan, CVO, FSA, FRHistS (born 14 April 1914, London - died 13 August 2003, Oxford) was a British historian, antiquary and herald.
Michael Parker (courtier) Lieutenant-Commander John Michael Avison Parker, CVO, AM (1920 – 2001) was an officer of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), and served as Private Secretary to the Duke of Edinburgh between 1...
Michael Pitfield Peter Michael Pitfield, is a former Canadian Senator and senior civil servant.
Michael Rimington Lieutenant-General Sir Michael Frederic Rimington, KCB, CVO, was a British Army officer who commanded cavalry forces in the Boer War and First World War.
Michael Shea (diplomat) Michael Sinclair MacAuslan Shea, CVO (10 May 1938, Carluke, Lanarkshire, Scotland – 17 October 2009) was press secretary to Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom from 1978 to 1987.
Michael Willcocks Lieutenant General Sir Michael Alan Willcocks, KCB, CVO (born 27 July 1944) was until 30 April 2009 the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod for the Parliament of the United Kingdom's House of Lords.
Michel Donnet Lieutenant General Pilot Baron Michel 'Mike' G. L. Donnet CdG, CVO, DFC (1 April 1917– 31 July 2013) was a Belgian pilot who served during World War II in the Belgian and British air forces.
Montagu Sherard Dawes Butler Sir Montagu Sherard Dawes Butler (19 May 1873 – 7 November 1955) was Governor of Central Provinces of British India between 1925 and 1933. He was the father of noted British politician Rab Butler.
Morrice James, Baron St Brides John Morrice Cairns James, Baron St Brides, GCMG, CVO, MBE, PC, normally known as Morrice James, was a senior British diplomat.
Neil Blair Captain Robert Neil Blair CVO RN was Private Secretary and Treasurer to The Duke of York, 1990–2001.
Neville Stack Air Chief Marshal Sir Neville Stack KCB CVO AFC was a senior Royal Air Force commander.
Nick Baird Nick Baird CMG CVO (born 1962) is a British diplomat.
Nicolas Clark Adamson Nicolas Clark Adamson CVO OBE (born 5 September 1938) has been Private Secretary to Prince Edward, Duke of Kent since 1993.
Nigel Bagnall Field Marshal Sir Nigel Thomas Bagnall GCB, CVO, MC & Bar (10 February 1927 – 8 April 2002) was Chief of the General Staff, the professional head of the British Army.
Nigel Haywood Nigel Robert Haywood CVO (born 17 March 1955) is a British diplomat, the former British ambassador to Estonia and the current Governor of the Falkland Islands.
Nigel Wicks Sir Nigel Leonard Wicks is a British financier and former senior British Civil Servant, currently serving as Chairman of Euroclear.
Nikolai Kolomeitsev Nikolai Nikolaevich Kolomeitsev, also spelt Kolomeytsev (Николай Николаевич Коломейцев) (16 July 1867 (near Kherson, Ukraine) - 1944 in Paris) was a Russian naval officer and explorer of t...
Norman Arthur Lieutenant General Sir John Norman Stewart Arthur, KCB, CVO (born 6 March 1931) was General Officer Commanding in Scotland.
Oliver Everett Oliver Everett, CVO, formerly Royal Librarian to the Sovereign of the United Kingdom.
Osborne Peasgood Dr. Osborne Harold Peasgood CVO (5 March 1902-25 January 1962) was an organist at Westminster Abbey who played at a number of state occasions in the Abbey, including the Coronation of Queen Eliz...
Oswald Raynor Arthur Sir (Oswald) Raynor Arthur KCMG CVO (16 December 1905 – 4 December 1973) was a British colonial administrator.
Patrick Playfair Air Marshal Sir Patrick Henry Lyon Playfair KBE CB CVO MC RAF (22 November 1889 – 23 November 1974) was a commander in the Royal Flying Corps during the First World War and a senior comman...
Patrick Plunket, 7th Baron Plunket Patrick Terence William Span Plunket, 7th Baron Plunket CVO, (8 September 1923-1975) was Equerry to Queen Elizabeth II and Deputy Master of the Household of the Royal Household (1954-1975).
Pelham Aldrich Pelham Aldrich CVO (8 December 1844 – 12 November 1930) was a Royal Navy officer and explorer, who became Admiral Superintendent of Portsmouth Docks.
Percy Bernard, 5th Earl of Bandon Air Chief Marshal Percy Ronald Gardner Bernard, 5th Earl of Bandon, GBE, CB, CVO, DSO, RAF (30 August 1904 – 8 February 1979), was an Anglo-Irish aristocrat who served as a senior commande...
Percy de Paravicini Percy John de Paravicini (15 July 1862 – 11 October 1921) was an English amateur cricketer and international footballer in the late nineteenth century.
Percy Metcalfe Percy Metcalfe, CVO, RDI (Wakefield, 14 January 1895 - 1970), (often spelled Metcalf without "e") was an English artist sculptor and designer.
Percy Noble (Royal Navy officer) Admiral Sir Percy Lockhart Harnam Noble, GBE, KCB, CVO (16 January 1880 – 25 July 1955) was a British Naval Officer who rose to the rank of Admiral and was the Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Na...
Peter Arnison Major General Peter Maurice Arnison (born 21 October 1940 in Lismore, New South Wales), was Governor of Queensland from July 1997 until July 2003.
Peter Clarke (police officer) Peter John Michael Clarke CVO OBE QPM (born 27 July 1955) is a retired senior police officer with London's Metropolitan Police most notably having served as a Deputy Assistant Commissioner with ...
Peter Imbert, Baron Imbert Peter Michael Imbert, Baron Imbert CVO QPM (born 27 April 1933) was Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service from 1987 to 1993, and prior to that appointment Chief Constable of Thames Val...
Peter John Harding Air Vice-Marshal Peter John Harding, CB, CVO, CBE, AFC (1 June 1940 – 27 December 2013) was a senior Royal Air Force officer who served as Defence Services Secretary from 1994 to 1998.
Peter Orton Peter Charles Orton, CVO (17 June 1943 – 5 December 2007) was a British media entrepreneur and television producer noted for his work in children's television.
Peter Reid (Royal Navy officer) Admiral Sir (John) Peter (Lorne) Reid GCB CVO (10 January 1903 – 26 September 1973) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Controller of the Navy.
Peter Stallard Sir Peter Hyla Gawne Stallard KCMG CVO MBE was Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Man from 1967 to 1972.
Peter Townsend (RAF officer) Group Captain Peter Wooldridge Townsend, (22 November 191419 June 1995) was Equerry to King George VI 1944–1952 and held the same position for Queen Elizabeth II 1952–1953.
Peter Wilkinson (Royal Navy officer) Vice Admiral Peter John Wilkinson (born 28 May 1956) is a former Royal Navy officer who served as Deputy Chief of Defence Staff (Personnel) from 2007 to 2010.
Philip Connard Philip Connard, CVO, RA, (born Southport, 24 March 1875, died Twickenham 8 December 1958) was a British painter.
Philip Jackson (sculptor) Philip Henry Christopher Jackson CVO (born 1944) is an award-winning Scottish sculptor, noted for his modern style and emphasis on form.
Philip Nelson-Ward Admiral Philip Nelson-Ward (1866–27 June 1937) was a British Royal Navy officer and courtier.
Pierre Pouyade Pierre Pouyade (25 June 1911- 5 September 1979) was a French Air Force general, World War II flying ace, and one of the commanders of the Normandie-Niemen squadron.
Quentin Bryce Dame Quentin Alice Louise Bryce (née Strachan; born 23 December 1942) was the 25th Governor-General of Australia, holding office from September 2008 until March 2014.
R. T. Stanyforth Lieutenant-Colonel Ronald ("Rony") Thomas Stanyforth (30 May 1892 – 21 February 1964) was an Army officer and English amateur first-class cricketer, who played for Yorkshir...
R.T. Stanyforth Lieutenant-Colonel Ronald ("Rony") Thomas Stanyforth (30 May 1892 – 21 February 1964) was an Army officer and English amateur first-class cricketer, who played for Yorkshire County Cricket...
Raleigh Grey Sir Raleigh Grey KBE CMG CVO (24 March 1860 – 10 January 1936) was a pioneer British coloniser of Southern Rhodesia who played an important part in the early government of the colony.
Ray Whitrod Raymond Wells Whitrod AC CVO QPM (16 April 1915 - 11 July 2003) was an Australian police officer and criminologist.
Reginald Gleadowe Reginald Gleadowe CVO (6 May 1888 – 9 October 1944) was a British teacher and designer who was Slade Professor of Fine Art at Oxford University.
Reginald Secondé Sir Reginald Louis Secondé, KCMG, CVO was HM British Ambassador to Chile, Romania and Venezuela.
Reginald Tupper Admiral Sir Reginald Godfrey Otway Tupper GBE KCB CVO (16 October 1859 - 5 March 1945) was a Royal Navy officer active during the late Victorian period and the First World War.
Richard Aylard Commander Richard Aylard, (born 1952) is a retired British Royal Navy officer and is a Director and Special Advisor to the Chief Executive of Thames Water.
Richard Fell Richard Taylor Fell CVO (born 11 November 1948) was the British High Commissioner to New Zealand and the colonial Governor of the Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oeno Islands (of which only Pitcairn is inhabited) from 2001 to 2006.
Richard Gozney Sir Richard Hugh Turton Gozney KCMG CVO KStJ (born 21 July 1951) is a British career diplomat.
Richard Vickers Lieutenant-General Sir Richard Vickers, KCB CVO OBE is a former British Army officer who served as Director-General of Army Training from 1982 until 1983.
Robert Anderson (general) Brigadier General Sir Robert Murray McCheyne Anderson KCMG, CMG was a successful Sydney businessman.
Robert Falcon Scott Robert Falcon Scott, CVO was a Royal Navy officer and explorer who led two expeditions to the Antarctic regions: the Discovery Expedition, 1901–04, and the ill-fated Terra Nova Expedition, 1910–13.
Robert Raikes (Royal Navy officer) Admiral Sir Robert Henry Taunton Raikes KCB CVO DSO was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, South Atlantic Station.
Robert Scott (explorer) Robert Falcon Scott CVO was a Royal Navy officer and explorer who led two expeditions to the Antarctic regions: the Discovery Expedition, 1901–04, and the ill-fated Terra Nova Expedition, 1910–13.
Robin Blair Robin Orr Blair, CVO, WS (born 1 January 1940), former Lord Lyon King of Arms of Scotland, is a retired solicitor, and was a partner with Dundas & Wilson CS and later with Turcan Connell.
Robinson Duckworth The Reverend Robinson Duckworth DD, CVO, VD, (4 December 1834 – 20 September 1911) was present in the original boating expedition of 4 July 1862 during which Alice's Adventures were first told b...
Roderick Ross Roderick Ross CVO CBE KPM (24 May 1865–6 March 1943) was Chief Constable of Edinburgh City Police from 1900 to 1935.
Rodney Dennys Lieutenant-Colonel Rodney Onslow Dennys, CVO, OBE, FSA (1911 – 13 August 1993) was a British foreign service operative and long-serving officer of arms at the College of Arms in London.
Rodney Lees Rear Admiral Rodney Burnett Lees, CVO (born 31 December 1944) is a former senior Royal Navy officer who served as Defence Services Secretary from 1998 to 2001.
Roger Fulford Sir Roger Thomas Baldwin Fulford CVO (24 November 1902 – 18 May 1983) was an English journalist, historian, writer and politician.
Roma Mitchell Dame Roma Flinders Mitchell, AC, DBE, CVO, QC (2 October 19135 March 2000) was an Australian lawyer, judge and state governor.
Ronald Arculli Ronald Joseph Arculli, GBM, GBS, CVO, OBE, JP (born 2 January 1939, Hong Kong) is chairman of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, Non-official Members Convenor of the Executive Council of Hong Kon...
Ronald Brockman Vice-Admiral Sir Ronald Vernon Brockman KCB, KStJ, CSI, CIE, CVO, CBE (8 March 1909 – 3 September 1999) served under Lord Mountbatten of Burma and participated in accepting the surrender of the ...
Ronald Harvey Ronald George Harvey, AM, CVO, is a former senior Australian public servant and sport administrator. He was the third Director of the Australian Institute of Sport, serving in the role from 1987 until 1989. Harvey was born in Subiaco, Western Australia and attended Perth Boys High School.
Ronald Howe Sir Ronald Martin Howe CVO MC (5 September 1896–30 August 1977) was an English barrister and police officer in the London Metropolitan Police.
Ronald Lindsay Sir Ronald Charles Lindsay, (3 May 1877 – 21 August 1945), was a British civil servant and diplomat.
Ronald Selby Wright Ronald William Vernon Selby Wright CVO TD JP FRSE FSAScot (12 June 1908, Glasgow - 24 October 1995, Edinburgh) was a Church of Scotland minister.
Ronnie Selby Wright Ronald William Vernon Selby Wright CVO TD JP FRSE FSAScot was a Church of Scotland minister.
Rony Stanyforth Lieutenant-Colonel Ronald ("Rony") Thomas Stanyforth (30 May 1892 – 21 February 1964) was an Army officer and English amateur first-class cricketer, who played for Yorkshire County Cricket...
Sadul Singh of Bikaner Lieutenant-General Sir Sadul Singh was the last reigning Maharaja of Bikaner from 2 February 1943 to 30 March 1949, continuing as Head of the House of Bikaner and holding the title of Maharaja of Bikaner until his death.
Sean O'Dwyer Lieutenant-Colonel Sean Gillespie O'Dwyer, CVO DL was Private Secretary and Equerry to the Duke of York 1987-1990 and Private Secretary and Equerry to the Earl of Wessex 1987-2001.
Seymour de Lotbiniere Seymour Joly de Lotbiniere CVO known as ‘Lobby’ was a Director of the British Broadcasting Corporation and pioneer of outside broadcasts.
Sir Frank Mitchell Sir Frank Herbert Mitchell KCVO, CBE (13 June 1878 – 27 November 1951) was an English cricketer.
Sir Harold Boulton, 2nd Baronet There have been two Baronetcies created for persons with the surname Boulton, both in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom.
Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher, 6th Baronet Major Sir Henry Lancelot Aubrey-Fletcher, 6th Baronet CVO DSO, also known by his pen name Henry Wade (10 September 1887 – 30 May 1969) was Lord Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire from 19...
Sir Julian Paget, 4th Baronet There have been three Baronetcies created for persons with the surname Paget, all in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom.
Sir Lachlan Maclean, 12th Baronet Sir Lachlan Hector Charles Maclean, 12th Baronet of Duart and Morvern, CVO, DL, (born 25 August 1942) is the 28th chief of Clan Maclean.
Sir Richard Poore, 4th Baronet Admiral Sir Richard Poore, 4th Baronet KCB CVO (7 July 1853–1930) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, The Nore.
Sir William Acland, 2nd Baronet Admiral Sir William Alison Dyke Acland, 2nd Baronet, CVO, JP, DL (18 December 1847 – 26 November 1924) was a Royal Navy admiral.
Somerset Gough-Calthorpe Admiral of the Fleet Sir Somerset Arthur Gough-Calthorpe GCB, GCMG, CVO (1865–1937), sometimes known as Sir Somerset Calthorpe, was a British Royal Navy admiral and a member of the G...
Stanley Marchant Sir Stanley Marchant CVO (15 May 1883 – 28 February 1949) was an English organist and composer, associated with St Paul's Cathedral, where he was second assistant from 1903 and organist fr...
Stephen Brady Stephen Brady, (born c. 1959) is a senior Australian career diplomat.
Stewart Crawford Sir Robert Stewart Crawford GCMG CVO, (born 27 August 1913, London, died October 2002, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire), known as Stewart Crawford, was a British diplomat.
Stuart Bonham Carter Vice Admiral Sir Stuart Sumner Bonham Carter, KCB, CVO, DSO (9 July 1889 – 5 September 1972) was an officer in the Royal Navy who had a distinguished record in both world wars.
Stuart Jack Stuart Duncan Macdonald Jack is a retired British Diplomat, latterly serving as the Governor of the Cayman Islands from 2005 until 2009.
Terence Clark Sir Terence Clark KBE CMG CVO (born 19 June 1934) is a British retired diplomat and writer.
Terence Cuneo Terence Tenison Cuneo CVO, OBE, RGI, FGRA (1 November 1907 – 3 January 1996) was an English painter famous for his scenes of railways, horses and military action.
Thomas Arthur Cooke Thomas Arthur Cooke (1841–1912) was a British General whose career spanned the 19th and 20th centuries.
Thomas Cooke (general) Thomas Arthur Cooke (1841–1912) was a British General whose career spanned the 19th and 20th centuries.
Thomas Dodds Major General Thomas Henry Dodds CMG, CVO, DSO (11 November 1873 – 15 October 1943) was an Australian Army Colonel in World War I. He was promoted Major General in 1930 and retired in 1934.
Thomas Kingscote Thomas Arthur Fitzhardinge Kingscote CVO (16 January 1845 – 21 September 1935) was a British courtier.
Tom Farmer Sir Thomas "Tom" Farmer, CVO, CBE, KCSG, FRSE, DL (born 10 July 1940) is a Scottish entrepreneur.
Tom Fleming (actor) Thomas Kelman Fleming, CVO, OBE, FRSAMD (29 June 1927 – 18 April 2010) was a Scottish actor, director, and poet, and a television and radio commentator for the BBC.
Tony Eggleton Anthony "Tony" Eggleton, AO, CVO (born 30 April 1932), is a former Federal Director of the Liberal Party of Australia.
Trevor Chinn Sir Trevor Edwin Chinn, CVO (born 24 July 1935) is a British businessman and philanthropist.
Trevor Hemmings Trevor James Hemmings (born 11 June 1935) is a British businessman.
Ulric Oliver Thynne Colonel Ulric Oliver Thynne CMG, DSO, CVO (6 July 1871 – 30 September 1957) was a distinguished British soldier and champion polo player.
Vesey John Dawson Major-General Vesey John Dawson CVO (4 April 1853 – 17 January 1930) was a British Army general.
Victor Buller Turner Lieutenant-Colonel Victor Buller Turner VC CVO (17 January 1900 – 7 August 1972) was an English recipient during the Second World War of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious awar...
Victor Mallet Sir Victor Mallet GCMG CVO (9 April 1893 – 18 May 1969) was a British diplomat and author.
William Booth (Anglican clergyman) The Rev'd Prebendary William James Booth, (3 February 1939 - 2 June 2009, aged 70) CVO MA, Retired Sub-dean of the Chapel Royal, Deputy Clerk of the Closet, Subalmoner of the Royal Almonry and f...
William Boyd McCleary (William) Boyd McCleary CMG CVO (born 30 March 1949) is a member of HM Diplomatic Service originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland.
William Capper Colonel William Baume Capper CVO was a British Army officer who became Commandant of the Royal Military College Sandhurst.
William Dillon Otter General Sir William Dillon Otter KCB, CVO, VD (December 3, 1843 – May 6, 1929) was a Knight and professional Canadian soldier who became the first Canadian-born Chief of the General Staff,...
William Gerard Leigh Colonel William Gerard Leigh was a British veteran of the Life Guards during World War II. He rose to become a major figure in polo world.
William Howard Russell Sir William Howard Russell CVO (28 March 1820 – 11 February 1907) was born in Tallaght, Co. Dublin.
William Lambton (British Army officer) Major-General The Hon. Sir William Lambton KCB CMG CVO DSO (4 December 1863 – 11 October 1936) was a British Army officer who commanded 4th Division during the First World War.
William Le Poer Trench Colonel The Hon. William Le Poer Trench CVO, JP was an Anglo-Irish politician and British army officer.
William Lindsay (officer of arms) William Alexander Lindsay, CVO, FSA (8 June 1846 – 13 September 1926) was a long-serving officer of arms at the College of Arms in London.
William Ralph Musselwhite William Ralph Musselwhite, CVO (17 April 1887-28 September 1956) was Archdeacon of Lynn from 1953 until his death.
William Shawcross William Hartley Hume Shawcross, (born 28 May 1946, Sussex) is the Chairman of the Charity Commission for England and Wales, and a British writer and commentator.