Order of the Garter
the highest order of British knighthood, instituted by Edward III about 1348.
Edward III 62. Richard II 29. Henry IV 27. Henry V 21. Henry VI 44. Edward IV 36.
Richard III 8. Henry VII 37. Henry VIII 53. Edward VI 13. Mary I 9. Elizabeth I 54
The Most Noble Order of the Garter. The Oldest and Highest British Order of
Chivalry, founded in 1348 by Edward III. The Order consists of Her Majesty The ...
The Most Noble Order of the Garter is the oldest European order of chivalry, and
the third most prestigious honour (after the Victoria and George Cross) in ...
Today, the Order includes the Queen, who is Sovereign of the Garter, several
senior Members of the Royal Family, and twenty-four knights chosen in
Jan 21, 2011 ... The Most Noble Order of the Garter, English order of knighthood founded by King
Edward III in 1348, ranked as the highest British civil and ...
6 (inv 1348) William (de Montacute), 2nd Earl of Salisbury. One of the Founders
of the Order. In the wars of his time he was chiefly distinguished in naval actions.
The Most Noble Order of the Garter is an English order of chivalry with a history
stretching back to medieval times; today it is the world's oldest national order of ...
Jan 10, 2017 ... The Most Noble Order of the Garter is an British order of chivalry. The King or
Queen of the United Kingdom is Sovereign of the Order, which is ...