Past Office-Holders

Patrons

  • HRH Admiral The Duke of Edinburgh KG KT (Duke of Saxe-Coburg Gotha) 1893–1901
  • HRH The Duke of York KG, Prince of Wales and His Majesty King George V 1893–1936
  • HRH Air Commodore The Duke of Kent 1936–1942
  • His Majesty King George VI 1943–1952
  • HRH The Duke of Edinburgh KG, OM 1953-Present

Presidents

  • The Rt Hon Earl Spencer KG 1893–1910
  • The Rt Hon Lord George Hamilton GCSI 1911–1924
  • Sir Frederick Kenyon GBE, KCB, TD, D Litt 1925–1947
  • The Rt Hon Earl Stanhope KG, PC, DSO, MC 1948–1957
  • The Rt Hon Lord Evershed MR 1958–1966
  • The Rt Hon Lord Carrington KG, CH, GCMG, MC, PC 1967–1997
  • Admiral of the Fleet Sir Benjamin Bathurst GCB, DL 1997-2014
  • Vice Admiral Sir Adrian Johns, K.C.B., C.B.E., K.StJ, A.D.C 2014-Present

Hon Treasurers

  • Sir Henry Yorke KCB 1893–1903
  • Sir W Graham Greene 1904–1948
  • Instructor Rear-Admiral Sir Arthur Hall KBE 1949–1959
  • Bernard Pool CB CBE 1960–1971
  • Lieutenant Commander P P R Dane RN 1972–1975
  • H U A Lambert MA 1976–1984
  • R J Sale 1985–1987
  • C Swinson MA, FCA 1988–1993
  • J V Tyler 1993–2007
  • P Northcott MA 2007-Present

Hon Secretaries (Publications)

  • Professor C Lloyd MA 1950–1952
  • The Hon David Erskine MA 1973
  • A N Ryan 1973–1980

General Editors

  • A N Ryan MA, FRHist S 1981–93
  • M J Simpson 1994–2000
  • R Morriss 2000-2014
  • B Jones 2014-Present

Hon Secretaries

  • Sir John Knox Laughton RN, DLitt 1893–1912
  • L G Carr Laughton 1913
  • W G Perrin 1914–1931
  • W C B Tunstall 1932–1937
  • Captain A C Dewar OBE, RN 1938–1943
  • D Bonner-Smith 1944–1948
  • Professor C Lloyd MA 1949
  • Commander (Sp) G E Walker RINVR 1950–1952
  • Professor C Lloyd MA 1952–1962
  • The Hon David Erskine MA 1963–1973
  • E F Bunt 1973–1976
  • N A M Rodger FBA MA D.Phil FSA FrHistS 1976–1990
  • A J McMillan BA, ACIB 1991–1996
  • Professor A D Lambert MA, PhD, FRHistS 1996–2006
  • R H A Brodhurst 2006-Present