Royal Family Order of George V
Queen Elizabeth II wearing the Royal Family Order of George V (on her left shoulder below that of George VI)
Awarded by
King George V
TypeRoyal Family Order
EligibilityFemale members of the British royal family
Awarded forAt His Majesty's pleasure


The Royal Family Order of George V is an honour that was bestowed on female members of the British royal family by King George V.

Queen Elizabeth II is the only surviving recipient.


The ribbon of King George V's Royal Family Order is white.[1]

List of known recipients

See also


  1. ^ "Royal Family Orders". Official website of the British monarchy. Royal Household. Archived from the original on 7 March 2013. Retrieved 13 April 2016. jewelled portraits of themselves suspended on different coloured ribbon for each monarch - that of George V was white, that of George VI was rose pink, and The Queen's is chartreuse yellow
  2. ^ Photograph at National Portrait Gallery
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s Vickers, Hugo (1994), Royal Orders, Boxtree, p. 147, ISBN 9781852835101
  4. ^ Patterson, Stephen (1996). Royal Insignia: British and Foreign Orders of Chivalry from the Royal Collection. London: Merrell Holberton. p. 144. ISBN 9781858940250. Retrieved 24 January 2015.