1935 Birthday Honours for the British Empire were announced on 3 June 1935 to celebrate the Birthday and Silver Jubilee of King George V. [1 ]
The recipients of honours are displayed here as they were styled before their new honour, and arranged by honour, with classes (Knight Grand Cross, etc.) and then divisions (Military, Civil, etc.) as appropriate.
United Kingdom [ edit ]
Viscounts [ edit ]
Arthur Balfour, Bt., K.B.E., LL.D., J.P. For public services.
Edward Charles Grenfell, Esq., M.P., Member of Parliament for the City of London since 1922. For political and public services. Sir
William James Peake Mason, Bt., J.P. For political and public services in the County of Somerset. Sir
George Ernest May, Bt., K.B.E., Chairman, Import Duties Advisory Committee. The Right Honourable Sir
Frederick Edward Grey Ponsonby, G.C.B., G.C.V.O., Treasurer to His Majesty The King and Keeper of the Privy Purse. Colonel the Right Honourable Sir
Clive Wigram, G.C.B., G.C.V.O., C.S.I., Private Secretary to His Majesty The King.
Privy Councillors [ edit ]
Baronets [ edit ]
(Robert) Burton Chadwick, Member of Parliament for Barrow-in-Furness, 1918–22, and for Wallasey, 1922–31. Parliamentary Secretary to the Board of Trade, 1924–28. Founder and first Deputy Master of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners. For political and public services. Lieutenant-Colonel
Cuthbert Morley Headlam, D.S.Q., O.B.E., T.D., J.P., D.L., M.P., Member of Parliament for Barnard Castle, 1924–29, and since 1931. Parliamentary and Financial Secretary to the Admiralty, 1926–29. Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Pensions, 1931–32, and to the Ministry of Transport, 1932–34. For political and public services. Sir
Henry Jackson, M.A., M.B., M.P. For services in connection with transport questions. Councillor Sir
Crawford McCullagh, J.P., D.L., Lord Mayor of Belfast.
William Mallinson, Esq., J.P. For political and public services, especially in Walthamstow.
Walter Russell Rea, Esq., M.P., Member of Parliament for Dewsbury. Chief Whip of the Opposition Liberal Party.
Sir (Hugh) Arthur Rose, D.S.O., LL.D., J.P., D.L. For public services.
John Ralph Starkey, Esq., J.P., D.L., President of the Newark Conservative Association, Member of Parliament for the Newark Division, 1906–22. For political and public services in Nottinghamshire.
Knights Bachelor [ edit ]
Noel Ashbridge, Esq., Chief Engineer of the
British Broadcasting Corporation. Professor
Joseph Barcroft, O.B.E., M.A., F.R.S., Professor of Physiology, Cambridge University. Alderman
William Gurney Benham, J.P. For political and public services in Essex. William John Board, Esq., O.B.E., Town Clerk of Nottingham. President of the Society of Town Clerks. On the occasion of the centenary of local government.
Laurence George Brock, Esq., C.B., Chairman of the Board of Control. William Richard Codling, Esq., C.B., C.V.O., C.B.E., Controller,
H.M. Stationery Office. Francis Nicholas Cowlin, Esq. For public services in Bristol.
Charles Edwards, Esq., C.B.E., J.P., M.P., Member of Parliament for the Bedwellty Division. Chief Whip of the Labour Party. Lieutenant-Colonel
Anthony Gadie, T.D., J.P., Member of Parliament for Bradford Central, 1924–29. For political and public services in Bradford. John Howarth Grey, Esq., J.P. For distinguished service to the Cotton industry.
Professor Arthur John Hall, M.A., M.D., D.Sc., F.E.C.P., Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of Sheffield. For distinguished service to medicine and medical science, with special reference to problems of the health of industrial workers.
Cecil Hanbury, Esq., M.P., Member of Parliament for North Dorset since 1924. For political and public services. Harold Cecil Aubrey Harmsworth, Esq. For political and public services in the West of England.
Seymour Hicks, Esq., Actor-Manager. Alderman William Hodgson, J.P., Vice-Chairman, Lancashire County Council. For public services in Lancashire.
Henry Nicholas Holmes, Esq., J.P. For political and public services in Norwich.
John Hepburn Milne Home, Esq., Vice-Chairman, Advisory Council to Department of Agriculture for Scotland. For services to agriculture.
Herbert Henry Humphries, Esq., C.B.E., M.Inst.C.E., City Engineer of Birmingham, President of the
Town Planning Institute. On the occasion of the centenary of local government. His Honour Judge Arthur Gwynne James, County Court Judge.
Patrick Playfair Laidlaw, Esq., M.A., B.Ch., F.R.C.P., F.R.S., Pathologist to the Medical Research Council. For distinguished service to medical science. Lieutenant-Colonel
Charles Glen MacAndrew, M.P., Member of Parliament for the Partick Division of Glasgow since 1931, and for the Kilmarnock Division of Ayr and Bute, 1924–29. For political and public services. Alfred Newton Macaulay, Esq., T.D., J.P. For public services, especially in Sutherland.
Frederick James Marquis, Esq., J.P., Chairman of the Incorporated Association of Retail Distributors.
George Middleton, Esq., J.P., First Church Estates Commissioner, and Chairman of Committees of Queen Anne's Bounty. George Arthur Mitchell, Esq., M.I.M.E., J.P. For services to Commerce and Industry.
William Luscombe Munday, Esq. For political and public services in Plymouth.
Clement Henry Newsum, Esq., J.P., D.L. For political and public services in Lincolnshire.
Arthur Maule Oliver, Esq., O.B.E., Town Clerk of Newcastle. On the occasion of the centenary of local government.
Standen Leonard Pearce, Esq., C.B.E., D.Sc., Engineer-in-Chief, London Power Company, Limited.
Arthur Pugh, Esq., C.B.E., J.P., General Secretary of the Iron and Steel Trades Confederation and the British Iron, Steel and Kindred Trades Association.
Bruce Lyttelton Richmond, Esq., Editor of the Times Literary Supplement. Colonel George Fossett Roberts, O.B.E., T.D., J.P. For political and public services in Cardiganshire.
Alderman Arthur Douglas Robinson, For political and public services in the Borough of Wandsworth.
Evan Williams, Esq., LL.D., D.L., President of the Mining Association of Great Britain. For public services. William Gardner Thomson, Esq., J.P. For political and public services in Linlithgowshire.
Charles Leonard Woolley, Esq., M.A., D.Litt. For services to Archaeology.
John Vigers Worthington, Esq., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., M.P., Member of Parliament for the Forest of Dean Division of Gloucestershire since 1931. Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Prime Minister.
Percy Scott Worthington, Esq.. M.A., F.S.A., F.R.I.B.A. For services to Architecture. Charles Arthur Wrench, Esq., Honorary Secretary of the London Federation of Boys' Clubs.
John Lavington Bonython, Esq. For public and philanthropic services in the State of South Australia. Thomas Buckland, Esq., Chairman of the Board of Directors of the
Bank of New South Wales. The Honourable
Joseph Amable Thomas Chapais, LL.D., F.R.S.C. For contributions to literature and culture in the Dominion of Canada. Francis Vernon Frazer, Esq., Deputy Chairman of Executive, Commission of Agriculture, Dominion of New Zealand.
The Honourable Percival Donald Leslie Fynn, C.M.G., Minister without Portfolio, Southern Rhodesia.
Edmund Wyly Grier, Esq., R.C.A., President, Royal Academy of Arts, Dominion of Canada. Henry Horton, Esq. For public services in the Dominion of New Zealand.
The Honourable William Gilbert Stewart McArthur, lately Judge of the
Supreme Court, State of Victoria. John Gilbert McLaren, Esq., C.M.G., Official Secretary, Office of the High Commissioner in London for the Commonwealth of Australia.
Ernest Campbell MacMillan, Esq., Mus. Doc., F.R.C.M., F.R.C.O., Principal, Toronto Conservatory of Music, Dominion of Canada. Harry Cuthbertson Moxham, Esq., D.D.S., Federal President of the Dental Association, Commonwealth of Australia.
Alderman Alfred Livingston Parker,
Lord Mayor of Sydney, State of New South Wales.
Charles George Douglas Roberts, Esq., M.A., LL.D., F.R.S.C., poet, author and historian. For contributions to literature in the Dominion of Canada. The Honourable
Frederick Harold Stewart, Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Employment, Commonwealth of Australia. The Honourable
Frederick Henry Tout, Member of the Legislative Council, State of New South Wales. For public services in the Commonwealth of Australia.
Ernest Henry Wreford, Esq., Chief Manager, National Bank of Australasia Limited, Melbourne. For public services in the Commonwealth of Australia.
Thomas Couper, Esq., C.S.I.,
Acting Governor of Burma. Kunwar Jagdish Prasad, C.S.I., C.I.E., O.B.E., Member of the
Governor-General's Executive Council.
Chaudhury Zafrullah Khan, Member of the Governor-General's Executive Council. John Tarlton Whitty, Esq., C.S.I, C.I.E., Indian Civil Service (retired), lately Vice-President of the Executive Council of the Governor of Bihar and Orissa.
Mr. Justice James Addison, Indian Civil Service, Puisne Judge of the High Court of Judicature at Lahore, Punjab.
Leonard Wilfred James Costello, Barrister-at-Law, Puisne Judge of the High Court of Judicature at Fort William, Calcutta, Bengal. Mr. Justice Stephen James Murphy, Indian Civil Service, Puisne Judge of the High Court of Judicature at Bombay.
Mr. Justice Carleton Moss King, C.I.E., Indian Civil Service, Chief Judge of the Chief Court of Oudh, United Provinces.
Clement Preston Colvin, Esq., O.B.E., V.D., lately Member of the Railway Board, Government of India, at present Honorary Secretary of the King's Silver Jubilee Fund.
James Braid Taylor, Esq., C.I.E., Indian Civil Service, lately Additional Secretary to the Government of India in the Finance Department, now Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. Ernest Miller, Esq., General Manager for India of the Burmah-Shell Oil Storage and Distributing Company of India, Limited, Bombay, and Member of the Council of State.
John Charles Weir, Esq., K.C., Member of the Public Service Commission, Government of India.
Bertram Maitland Crosthwaite, Esq., V.D., Agent,
Burma Railways, Burma.
Lewis Leigh Fermor, Esq., O.B.E., Director, Geological Survey of India. Abdul Halim Khan Ghuznavi, Esq., M.L.A., Landholder,
Mymensingh, and Sheriff of Calcutta, Bengal. Alan Michael Green, Esq., C.I.E., Indian Civil Service, lately Deputy High Commissioner for India, London.
William Edward Preston, Esq., lately Chief Manager,
Chartered Bank of India, Australia and China, London. Saiyid Raza Ali, Esq., C.B.E., Agent to the Government of India in South Africa.
M. R. Ry. Diwan Bahadur Mocherla Ramachandra Rao Pantulu Garu, President, Madras Co-operative Central Land Mortgage Bank, Ltd., Madras.
Rao Bahadur Thakur Sadul Singh, C.I.E., of Bagseu, Colonel in the Bikaner Army, Tazimi Sardar and Vice-President of the State Executive Council and Public Works Minister, Bikaner State, Rajputana. Dr. Shafa'at Ahmad Khan, Professor of Modern Indian History at the
University of Allahabad.
Harold Bruce Gardiner Austin, Esq., O.B.E., Speaker of the House of Assembly, Barbados.
Thomas Forrest Garvin, Esq., lately Senior Puisne Judge, Ceylon. Walter Burford Johnson, Esq., C.M.G., M.B., Director of Medical and Sanitary Services, Nigeria.
Alasdair Duncan Atholl MacGregor, Esq., Chief Justice, Hong Kong. Alan Rae Smith, Esq., O.B.E., Member of the Colonial Development Advisory Committee.
Knight Grand Cross (GCB) [ edit ]
John Donald Kelly, G.C.V.O., K.C.B. Admiral Sir
William Wordsworth Fisher, K.C.B., C.V.O. General Sir
Cyril John Deverell, K.C.B., K.B.E., Colonel, The West Yorkshire Regiment (The Prince of Wales's Own), Aide-de-Camp General to The King, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Command. General the Honourable Sir
John Francis Gathorne-Hardy, K.C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., late Grenadier Guards, Aide-de-Camp General to The King, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Aldershot Command. General Sir
Kenneth Wigram, K.C.B., C.S.I., C.B.E., D.S.O., Indian Army, Aide-de-Camp General to The King, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Northern Command, India. Air Chief Marshal Sir
Edward Leonard Ellington, K.C.B., C.M.G., C.B.E., Royal Air Force.
Knight Commander (KCB) [ edit ]
Hugh Francis Paget Sinclair, C.B. (Retired). Vice-Admiral
George Knightley Chetwode, C.B., C.B.E. Vice-Admiral
Charles Morton Forbes, C.B., D.S.O. Vice-Admiral
Charles James Colebrooke Little, C.B. Lieutenant-General Richard Foster Carter Foster, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., Royal Marines.
Charles Parker Deedes, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., Colonel, The King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, Military Secretary to the Secretary of State for War. Lieutenant-General Sir
Ivo Lucius Beresford Vesey, K.B.E., C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., halfpay, late The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey), General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Command, India, designate. Lieutenant-General James Andrew Hartigan, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., M.B., D.Ch., late Royal Army Medical Corps, Honorary Physician to The King, Director-General, Army Medical Services, The War Office
Hugh Jamieson Elles, K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O., C.B., D.S.O., late Royal Engineers, Colonel Commandant, Royal Tank Corps, Master-General of the Ordnance, The War Office. Lieutenant-General Sir
Reginald Seaburne May, K.B.E., C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., late The Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment), Quartermaster-General to the Forces, The War Office. Major-General Arthur William Hamilton May Moens, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., Colonel, 2nd Battalion (Sikhs), 12th Frontier Force Regiment, Indian Army, Commander, Lahore District, Northern Command, India.
Julius Henry Bruche, C.B., C.M.G., lately Chief of the General Staff, Commonwealth of Australia. Major-General
James Howden MacBrien, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., Commissioner, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, formerly Chief of Staff, Canadian Militia.
Cecil Fane De Salis, Esq., C.B., D.L., Chairman, Territorial Army and Air Force Association of the County, of Middlesex.
Companions (CB) [ edit ]
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Knights Commander (KCSI) [ edit ]
Rai-i-Rayan Maharawal Sri Lakshman Singh Bahadur, Maharawal of Dungarpur. His Highness Maharaja Manikya
Bir Bikram Kishore Deb Barman Bahadur, Maharaja of Tripura. Captain His Highness Maharaja
Shri Digvijaysinhji Ranjitsinhji Jadeja, Maharaja Jam Saheb of Nawanagar.
Robert Duncan Bell, Esq., C.S.I, C.I.E., Indian Civil Service, Member of the Executive Council of the Governor of Bombay. Sir
Maurice Linford Gwyer, K.C.B., K.C., First Parliamentary Counsel.
Companions (CSI) [ edit ]
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Knights Grand Cross (GCMG) [ edit ]
Henry Birchenough, Baronet, K.C.M.G., President of the British South Africa Company and Chairman of the Beit Trustees. For public services. The Right Honourable
John Greig Latham, C.M.G., K.C., lately Attorney General and Minister for External Affairs, Commonwealth of Australia. The Honourable Sir
Christopher James Parr, K.C.M.G., High Commissioner in London for the Dominion of New Zealand. The Right Honourable Sir
William Thomas White, K.C.M.G. For public services in the Dominion of Canada. Sir
John Loader Maffey, K.C.B., K.C.M.G., K.C.V.O., C.S.I., C.I.E., Permanent Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies. Sir
Herbert James Read, K.C.M.G., C.B. For services to the Colonial Empire. His Highness
Abdullah Ibn Hussein, G.B.E, K.C.M.G., Amir of Trans-Jordan. (Honorary) The Right Honourable
Aretas Viscount Chilston, K.C.M.G., His Majesty's Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary at Moscow.
Knights Commander (KCMG) [ edit ]
George Ritchie, Minister of Mines and Minister of Afforestation, State of South Australia.
Percy Hubert Ezechiel, Esq., C.M.G.,
Third Crown Agent for the Colonies. Alfred John Harding, Esq., C.M.G., C.B.E., Director of Colonial Audit.
Henry Monck-Mason Moore, Esq., C.M.G., Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Colony of Sierra Leone.
Geoffry Alexander Stafford Northcote, Esq., C.M.G., Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Colony of British Guiana.
Arthur Frederick Richards, Esq., C.M,G., Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Colony of the Gambia. His Highness
Abu Bakar, C.M.G., ibni almerhum Sultan Abdullah, Sultan of Pahang, Federated Malay States. (Honorary)
Herbert Ernest Fass, Esq., C.B., O.B.E., Public Trustee, lately Financial Secretary to the Sudan Government.
Stephen Gaselee, Esq., C.B.E., Librarian and Keeper of the Papers, Foreign Office. Hugh Gurney, Esq., C.M.G., M.V.O.,
His Majesty's Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary at Copenhagen.
George Bailey Sansom, Esq., C.M.G., Commercial Counsellor at His Majesty's Embassy in Tokio.
Sydney Philip Perigal Waterlow, Esq., C.B.E., His Majesty's Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary at Athens.
Companions (CMG) [ edit ]
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Knight Grand Commander (GCIE) [ edit ]
Knights Commander (KCIE) [ edit ]
Sir Campbell Ward Rhodes, C.B.E., lately Member of the
Council of India. Raja Sri Ravu Swetachalupati Ramakrishna Ranga Rao Bahadur, of
Bobbili, Minister for Local Self-Government to the Governor of Madras. Raja Brijnath Singh, Raja of
Maihar. Courtenay Latimer, Esq., O.S.I., C.I.E., of the Political Department, Agent to the Governor-General in the States of Western India.
Abraham James Laine, Esq., C.I.E., Indian Civil Service, Member of the Executive Council of the Governor of Assam.
George Cunningham, Esq., C.S.I., C.I.E., O.B.E., of the Political Department. Member of the Executive Council of the Governor of the North-West Frontier Province.
Major-General Ernest Frederick Orton, C.B., Indian Army, Deputy Quartermaster-General, Army Headquarters, India.
Major-General Dennis Deane, C.B., D.S.O., Indian Army, Commander, Burma (Independent) District.
Rao Bahadur Sir Annepu Parasuramadas Patro, Garu, Member of the Madras Legislative Council.
Leonard Day Wakely, Esq., C.B., Deputy Under Secretary of State for India.
Companions (CIE) [ edit ]
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References [ edit ]