Wednesday, 9 December 2020

Reviewing Officers at Sovereign's Parade Sandhurst (2000-Present)

There are 3 Sovereign's Parades each year to mark the graduation of the Commissioning Course for Regular Army officers, which is 44 weeks long. There are 3 of these courses a year: (January-December, May-March, and September-August). There is a separate graduation for the Commissioning Course Short.

Year AprilAugustDecember
2000-Prince Philip -
2001General Mike Jackson- Princess Anne
2002Prince Andrew- -
2003Tony Blair (Prime Minister)General James L. Jones
(Allied Commander for Europe)
2004Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, The Emir of QatarPrince Edward General Mike Jackson
(Chief of the General Staff)
2005General Michael Walker
(Chief of the Defence Staff)
Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin, King Of Malaysia  Duke of Kent
2006Queen ElizabethKing Abdullah of Jordan Queen Elizabeth
2007-- -
2008Princess Anne- -
2009John Hutton
(Secretary of State for Defence)
- General Sir Nicholas Houghton
ice-Chief of Defence Staff)
2010-David Cameron
(Prime Minister)
2011-- David Petraeus
(CIA Director)
2012Duke of Kent- Philip Hammon
(Secretary of State for Defence)
2013-Countess Sophie -
2014General Sir Richard ShirreffGeneral Sir Peter Wall
(Chief of General Staff)
Michael Fallon
(Secretary of State for Defence)
2015-Air Chief Marshal Stuart Peach
(Vice Chief of Defence Staff)
Prince Charles
2016Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa- Duchess Camilla
2017Theresa May
(Prime Minister)
King Abdullah of Jordan Prince Harry
2018-General Mark Carleton-Smith
(Chief of the General Staff)
Prince William
2019General Mark Milley
(Chief of Staff US Army)
Countess Sophie
2020-Ben Wallace (Defence Secretary)
General Sir Patrick Sanders
(Commander United Kingdom Strategic Command)

2021-Boris Johnson (Prime Minister) Princess Anne
2022-- -
2023-- -
2024-- -
2025-- -
2026-- -
2027-- -
2028-- -
2029-- -