List of titles and honours of Mary of Teck

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This is a list of awards, decorations, honours, orders and titles belonging to Mary of Teck, queen consort of the United Kingdom. Where two dates are listed, then the first indicates the date of the attaining of the award or title, and the second indicates the date of its loss.

Royal and noble titles and styles[edit]

  • 26 May 1867 – 6 July 1893: Her Serene Highness Princess Victoria Mary of Teck
  • 6 July 1893 – 22 January 1901: Her Royal Highness The Duchess of York
  • 22 January 1901 – 9 November 1901: Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall and York
  • 9 November 1901 – 6 May 1910: Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales
  • 6 May 1910 – 20 January 1936: Her Majesty The Queen
    • in India: Her Imperial Majesty The Queen-Empress
  • 20 January 1936 – 24 March 1953: Her Majesty Queen Mary
    • in India 20 January 1936 – 14 August 1947: Her Imperial Majesty The Queen-Empress Dowager

British honours[edit]

Country Date Appointment Post-nominal letters
 British India 25 May 1889 – 24 March 1953 Companion of the Imperial Order of the Crown of India CI
 United Kingdom 6 July 1893 – 24 March 1953 Member First Class of the Royal Order of Victoria and Albert VA
 United Kingdom May 1902 – 24 March 1953 Member of the Royal Family Order of King Edward VII
 United Kingdom 6 May 1910 – 24 March 1953 Member of the Royal Red Cross
 England 3 June 1910 – 24 March 1953 Royal Lady of the Most Noble Order of the Garter LG
 United Kingdom 3 June 1911 – 24 March 1953 Member of the Royal Family Order of King George V
 British India 14 December 1911 – 24 March 1953 Dame Grand Commander of the Most Exalted Order of the Star of India GCSI
 United Kingdom 24 August 1917 – 1936 Dame Grand Cross of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire GBE
1936 – 24 March 1953 Grand Master and First and Principal Dame Grand Cross
 United Kingdom 10 June 1927 – 24 March 1953 Dame Grand Cross of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem GCStJ[1]
 United Kingdom 23 June 1936 – 24 March 1953 Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order GCVO
 United Kingdom 9 May 1937 – 24 March 1953 Member of the Royal Family Order of King George VI
 United Kingdom 11 May 1937 – 24 March 1953 Royal Victorian Chain
 United Kingdom 25 December 1952 – 24 March 1953 Member of the Royal Family Order of Queen Elizabeth II

Foreign honours[edit]

Country Award or order Class or position Year
 Portugal Order of Saint Isabel 1894
 Ethiopia Order of the Star of Ethiopia Grand Cross 8 August 1902
 Bavaria Order of St Elisabeth Grand Cross 21 April 1904
 Japan Order of the Precious Crown Grand Cordon 27 June 1905
Persia Imperial Order of the Sun for Ladies 16 June 1905
 Denmark Golden Wedding Badge 1906
 Spain Order of the Noble Ladies of Queen Maria Luisa Dame 30 May 1906
 Prussia Order of Louise 1st Class 12 November 1907
 Russian Empire Order of Saint Catherine 1st class 5 August 1909
 Kingdom of Yugoslavia Order of the Star of Kara George Grand Cross
1916
 Italy Red Cross Medal 1919
 Romania Red Cross Medal 1919
 France Order of the Legion of Honour Grand Cordon 16 May 1927
 Egypt Decoration of al-Kamal In Brilliants 4 July 1927
 Afghanistan Order of the Supreme Sun Collar 13 March 1928
 Ethiopia Order of the Queen of Sheba Grand Cross 13 January 1932
 Kingdom of Yugoslavia Order of St. Sava Grand Cross 1935
 Greece Order of St Olga and St Sophia 1st Class 7 November 1938
 Romania Order of the Crown of Rumania Grand Cross 15 November 1938
 Canada Canadian Forces Decoration 22 March 1951

Honorary military positions[edit]

Military Force Unit Position Year
German Empire German Army Husaren-Regiment Fürst Blücher von Wahlstatt Chief 1913
United Kingdom British Army 18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own) Colonel-in-Chief 1914–1922
Queen's Own Oxfordshire Hussars Colonel-in-Chief 1920–1922
13th/18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own) Colonel-in-Chief 1922
100th (Worcestershire and Oxfordshire Yeomanry) Brigade, RFA (TA) Colonel-in-Chief 1922–1939
Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service President 1926–1949
Canada Canadian Army The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Colonel-in-Chief 1928
United Kingdom British Army Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey) Colonel-in-Chief 1937
63rd (Worcestershire and Oxfordshire Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regiment, RA (TA) Colonel-in-Chief 1939–1942
387th Field Regiment, RA (Queen's Own Oxford Hussars) Colonel-in-Chief 1942–1950
Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps Colonel-in-Chief 1949
299th (Royal Buckinghamshire Yeomanry and Queen's Own Oxford Hussars) Field Regiment, RA (TA) Colonel-in-Chief 1950

Honorary civil appointments[edit]

Degrees
Country Date School Degree
 Wales 1902[2] University of Wales Doctor of Music (D.Mus)
Freedom of the city

Honorific eponyms[edit]

Structures[edit]

Roads, highways, and bridges[edit]

Ships[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.thegazette.co.uk/Edinburgh/issue/14348/page/707/
  2. ^ "The Royal visit to Wales". The Times (36759). London. 5 May 1902. p. 10.