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Her Majesty the Queen has been pleased to appoint her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order (GCVO) for his services to the Emperor. Awards are made in GRVO Queen personally.
Last appointment Royal in Royal Victorian Order was the Duke of Edinburgh in 2017. The Duchess of Cambridge also joined the Duchess of Cornwall, who was appointed in 2012, the Duke of York and the Earl of Wessex, who were both appointed in 2011, Countess of Wessex, who was appointed in 2010, Prince Michael of Kent, who was appointed in 2003, the Duchess of Gloucester, who was appointed in 1989, the Duke of Kent and Princess Alexandra of Kent, both of which were designated in 1960, the Duke of Gloucester, who was appointed in 1974 and Duchess of Kent and who was appointed in 1977.
Her Majesty the Queen is at the top of the Royal Victorian Order, and then Grand Master – a position held Royal Princess. Under the Grand Master of the & # 39 are the Chancellor, Secretary, Registrar, chaplain and genealogy. There are five levels in order and foreigners may be admitted as honorary members. There's no limit to the number of classes, and participants can be raised. Upon admission to the Royal Victorian Order, members are given the signs of organization. Duchess of Cambridge will be given a sign with & # 39 is a Maltese cross with a medallion with the image of the Royal Cypher of Queen Victoria on a red background surrounded by a blue ring bearing the motto of the Order, and a crown of Tudor. How to give a great cross, she will wear on the leaf icon, which extends from the right shoulder to the left hip.