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Chapel of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.

Frederic Hood

Chapel of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.

by Frederic Hood

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Published by Oxford U.P. for the Order of the British Empire in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • London. St. Paul"s Cathedral. Chapel of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsOrder of the British Empire.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCR4821 .H6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 65 p.
    Number of Pages65
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5655388M
    LC Control Number68098025

    Order of the British Empire An order of chivalry established by King George V (UK) in to honour military and civil achievements. Those who receive GBE (Knight/Dame Grand Cross) or KBE/DBE (Knight/Dame Commander) of the OBE are allowed to use the pre-nominal Sir or Dame; all can use the post-nominal (GBE, KBE, DBE, CBE, OBE, or MBE). Velde, F. R. (). "Order of Precedence in England and Wales. The Chapel of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire by Frederic Hood with a foreword by Prince Phillip. (Mainly colour plates on glossy paper relating to St. Paul's Cathedral - 65 pages with descriptive text).

    Peter John Galloway, LVO, OBE, JP, FSA (born 19 July ) is a British Anglican priest and historian, specialising in ecclesiastical history, architectural history, and the British orders of to , he was Chaplain of the Queen's Chapel of the Savoy and Chaplain of the Royal Victorian Order. His is also a visiting professor of Brunel University London. The Order of the British Empire. Central Chancery of the Orders of Knighthood. ISBN Hood, Frederic (). The Chapel of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, with a foreword by Prince Philip. "Knighthood and Chivalry" (). Encyclopædia Britannica, 11th ed., London: Cambridge University Press.

      The Queen and Prince Philip who came to attend the dedication of the new Chapel at St. Paul's Cathedral, were received by the Dean and Chapter and the Bishop of .   The order -- the full name of which is The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire [2] -- was founded by King George V in as a way to honor British citizens who had made important contributions during the First World War. Notably, it was the first order of British chivalry to include female members.


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The chapel of the order is in the crypt of St. Paul’s Cathedral, London. The insignia bear likenesses of King George V and Queen Mary, together with the motto “For God and the Empire.” Associated with this order is the British Empire Medal (BEM) instituted by George V.

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The Chapel of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Hardcover – 1 Jan. by Frederic Hood (Author), Duke of Edinburgh H.R.H. Prince Philip (Foreword) See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Frederic Hood.

On 20 MayThe Queen and Prince Philip came to St Paul's as the Bishop of London, Henry Campbell, dedicated the newly created Chapel of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (commonly known as the OBE Chapel) at the east end of the crypt of St Paul's. The Order's chapel is also known as St Faith’s Chapel.

The Order of the British Empire Chapel At the east end of the Crypt is the OBE Chapel, also known as St Faith’s Chapel. The original St Faith's was a parish church attached to the old Cathedral destroyed in the Great Fire of London.

She received the Queen’s Certificate and Badge of Honour, and inshe was appointed an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British other writings include A. To celebrate the Centenary of the Order of the British Empire,we are working with St Paul’s Cathedral to replace a plain glass window with a specially commissioned stained-glass window in the Chapel of the Order.

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Her other writings include A Storm in a Teacup — The Bermuda Theatre Boycott and Its Aftermath, published inand The Experience of Racism in Bermuda and in its Wider Context. Knight/Dame Grand Cross The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is one of the British orders of chivalry.

It is the newest order, created on 4 Juneby King George V. The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. Project photo: Grand Cross's star of the Order of the British Empire.

The Order of the British Empire recognises distinguished service to the arts and sciences, public services outside the Civil Service and work with charitable and welfare organisations of. British Empire Medal The medal was founded in and was awarded for "meritorious" actions by civilians or military personnel, although the recipients did not attend a royal investiture.

A Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, Knight Grand Cross (GBE) Breast Star View. GB Add to Compare. A Most Excellent Order of the British Empire; Military Division (CBE) with Case [11] Order Of The Indian Empire [30] The Royal Victorian Order [0] Order Of Merit [86] Order Of The British Empire [8] British Empire Medal.

The most common order which those being honoured are admitted to is the Order of the British Empire, instituted by George V in as a way of marking civilian achievement. Queen Elizabeth II attends The Order of the Garter Service in at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle in Windsor, England.

The Order of the Garter is the most senior and the oldest British. Buy The Chapel of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire / by Frederic Hood Second Edition by Hood, Frederic (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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It is a constitutional monarchy run by a parliamentary system. The British Empire is seen as a symbol of strength, courage, and dignity, and it ranks as one of the 10 largest economies in the world. English: The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British Imperial Order of Chivalry created in It has five classes (Member, Officer, Commander, Knight Commander, and Knight Grand Cross).

It also had a medal known as the British Empire Medal which was mostly discontinued in Founded by: George V.