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N.B. All past Ranks are prefixed by the letter “P” e.g. P.Gt.Reg. = Past Great Registrar
Offices
Abbreviation
Eminent Preceptor
E.P.
Past Preceptor
P.P.
Chaplain
Chap.
1st Constable
1st. Con.
2nd Constable
2nd. Con.
Treasurer
Treas.
Registrar
Reg.
Marshal
Mar.
Deputy Marshal
D.Mar.
Almoner
Almn.
1st Herald
1st. Her
2nd Herald
2nd. Her.
Standard Bearer (B)
St.B.(B)
Standard Bearer (Vexillum Belli)
St.B.(V.B.)
Captain of Guards
C.of G.
Guard
Gd.
Organist
Org.
Offices
Abbreviation
Provincial Prior
Pr. Prior
Provincial Sub-Prior
Pr. Sub-Prior
Provincial Prelate
Pr. Prelate
Provincial Chancellor
Pr. Chan.
Provincial 1st Constable
Pr. 1st.Con.
Provincial 2nd Constable
Pr. 2nd.Con.
Provincial Treasurer
Pr. Treas.
Provincial Registrar
Pr. Reg.
Provincial Vice-Chancellor
Pr. Vice- Chan.
Provincial Marshal
Pr. Mar.
Provincial Deputy Marshal
Pr. Dep.Mar.
Provincial Almoner
Pr. Alm.
Provincial Herald
Pr. Her
Provincial Standard Bearer (Beauceant)
Pr. St.B.(B)
Provincial Standard Bearer (Vexillum Belli)
Pr.St.B.(V.B.)
Provincial Banner Bearer
Pr. B.B.
Provincial Sword Bearer
Pr.Swd.B.
Provincial Aide-de-Camp
Pr. A-de-C
Provincial Warden of Regalia
Pr.W.of R.
Provincial Chamberlain
Pr. Cham.
Provincial Captain of Guards
Pr. C.of G.
Provincial Organist
Pr. Org.
Provincial Guard
Pr. Gd.
Offices
Abbreviation
Most Eminent & Supreme Grand Master
M.E. & S.G.M.
Very High & Right Eminent Great Seneschal
V.H. & Rt.E.Gt.Sen.
Great Prelate
Gt. Prelate
Great Chancellor
Gt. Chan.
1st Great Constable
1st Gt. Con.
2nd Great Constable
2nd.Gt. Con.
Great Treasurer
Gt Treas.
Great Registrar
Gt. Reg.
Great Vice-Chancellor
Gt. Vice-Chan
Great Marshal
Gt. Mar.
Deputy Great Marshal
Dep.Gt.Mar.
Great Almoner
Gt. Alm.
Great Herald
Gt. Her.
Great Standard Bearer (Beauceant)
Gt.St.B.(B)
Great Standard Bearer (Vexillum Belli)
Gt.St.B. (V.B.)
Grand Master’s Banner Bearer
G.M.B.B
Great Sword Bearer
Gt.Swd. B.
Deputy Great Almoner
Dep.Gt.Alm.
Deputy Great Sword Bearer
Dep.Gt.Swd.B.
Great Aide-de-Camp
Gt. A-de-C
Great Warden of Regalia
Gt.W.of R.
Great Chamberlain
Gt. Cham.
Great Captain of Guards
Gt. C.of G.
Great Organist
Gt. Org.
Deputy Great Organist
Dep.Gt.Org.
Great Guard
Gt. Gd.