|Sir Christopher Airy|
|Born||8 March 1934|
|Years of service||1954 - 1989|
|Commands held||1st Bn Scots Guards
5th Field Force
|Awards||Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order
Commander of the Order of the British Empire
Airy became Personal Military Assistant to the Secretary of State for War in 1960, Deputy Assistant Adjutant-General and Regimental Adjutant in 1967 and Brigade Major of 4th Guards Brigade in 1971. In 1974 he transferred to the Scots Guards in 1974 on appointment as Commanding Officer of the 1st Battalion of the Scots Guards. Two years later he became Military Assistant to the Master-General of the Ordnance.
Promoted to major-general in 1983, he served at the Royal College of Defence Studies, before becoming Major-General commanding the Household Division and General Officer Commanding London District in 1986. He retired in 1989.
He was appointed Private Secretary and Treasurer to the Prince and Princess of Wales in 1990. He remained in office for slightly under a year, and was made an Extra Equerry to the Prince of Wales in 1991. He was appointed KCVO in 1989 and CBE in 1984.
He married Judith Stephenson in 1959 and has one son and two daughters.
- Burke's Peerage
- The London Gazette: . 26 March 1954. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
- The London Gazette: . 18 November 1974. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
- The London Gazette: . 16 January 1984. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
- The London Gazette: . 3 March 1986. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
- The London Gazette: . 28 August 1989. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
- The London Gazette: . 18 May 1990. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
- Where Has the Love Gone? People Magazine, 22 July 1991
- The London Gazette: . 24 December 1991. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
- The London Gazette: . 30 June 1989. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
- The London Gazette: . 30 December 1983. Retrieved 5 June 2010.
Sir James Eyre
|GOC London District
Sir Simon Cooper
Sir John Riddell
|Private Secretary to the Prince of Wales