Field Marshals and Generals

FIELD MARSHALS OF THE GRENADIER GUARDS

1685-1768 Sir Robert Rich, Bt.
1708-1798 Studholme Hodgson
1717-1997 Jeffery Amhurst, 1st Baron Amhurst, KB
1743-1830 William Harcourt, 3rd Earl Harcourt, GCB
1747-1837 Sir Samuel Hulse, GCH
1763-1827 Prince Frederick Duke of York and Albany 1, KG, GMB, GCH
1764-1851 Thomas Grosvenor
1787-1876 George Hay, 8th Marquess of Tweeddale, KT, GCB
1788-1856 Fitzroy Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan, GCB, PC
1823-1902 Prince Edward of Saxe-Weimar, KP, GCB, GCH, GCVO, PC
1865-1946 Frederick Lambart, 10th Earl of Cavan, KP, GCB, GCMG, GCVO, GBE, DL
1886-1946 John Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort, VC, GCB, CBE, DSO & Two Bars, MVO, MC
1894-1972 H.M. King Edward VIII, MC

FIELD MARSHALS WHO WERE COLONELS OF THE GRENADIER GUARDS

GRENADIER GENERALS WHO HAVE COMMANDED THE BRIGADE OF GUARDS/HOUSEHOLD DIVISION AND HOME DISTRICT/LONDON DISTRICT IN THE COURSE OF THEIR CAREERS.

OTHER 20TH CENTURY GRENADIERS OF GENERAL RANK


1 Both Prince Frederick and Prince Edward served on active service with the regiment and/or as staff officers in the front line.
2 Still serving