Ancestors of Major General Sir Peter Bernard Gillett KCVO CB CBE
Major General Sir Peter Bernard Gillett KCVO CB CBE
Birth: 8 Dec 1913
Death: 4 Jul 1989 - Windsor Castle.
Cause of Death:
• Memorial service, St Georges Chapel,, Windsor Castle. in Windsor Castle.
Memorial service attended by the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh,Prince and Princess of Wales.The Dean of Windsor,Rt.Rev. Michael Mann officiated.Major General Peter Downward,Govenor of the Military Knights of Windsor read the lesson.
Father: Bernard George Gillett
Mother: Nora Constance Pim
Spouses and Children
1. *Lady Pamela Graham Lloyd-Price.
Governor of the Militiary Knights of Windsor 1978- 1989.
This is an office of the Royal Household of the Sovereign of the United Kingdom which dates from the mid-sixteenth century.From 1905 he has been controlled by the Constable of Windsor Castle,having formerly been responsible to the Dean of Windsor.
The Governor has charge of the Militiary Knights of Windsor.
Deputy Constable and Lieutenant-Governor of Windsor Castle 1978-1989.
Secretary,Central Chancery of the Orders of Knighthood.Appointed in The London Gazette of 4 Jan 1980.
In the same London Gazette also appointed as an Extra Gentleman Usher to her Majesty.
On 26 Feb 1985 represented The Queen at the funeral of Lieutenant-General Sir Brian Gwynne Horrocks at Westminster Abbey.
Ashes interred at Windsor.