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Admiral (Amiral).

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Government portrait of Swedish King File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Government portrait of Swedish King File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Carl XVI Gustaf (Carl Gustaf Folke Hubertus) (born April 30, 1946), styled HM The King, is the King of Sweden. ... Admiral is a word from the Arabic term Amir-al-bahr (commander of the sea). ...


Riksamiraler (Admirals of the Realm )

  1. Carl Carlsson Gyllenhielm (1620-1649)
  2. Gustav Otto Stenbock (1675)
  3. Lorentz Creutz d.ä. (1615-1676)

Baron Carl Carlsson Gyllenhielm (1574-1650) was a Swedish soldier and politician. ... Gustaf Otto Stenbock Count Gustaf Otto Stenbock (1614-24 September 1685) was a Swedish soldier and politician. ...

Amiralgeneraler (Admiral Generals)

  1. Lorentz Creutz 1675
  2. Hans Wachtmeister.
  3. Henrik af Trolle 1780
  4. Carl August Ehrensvärd 1792-1794

Amiraler (Admirals)

  1. Jacob Bagge
  2. Cornelius Ankarstierna
  3. Evert Fredrik Taube admiral 1700
  4. Louis Palander af Vega 1900
  5. Count Carl August Ehrensvärd 1924
  6. HM King Gustaf VI Adolf 1950
  7. HRH The Duke of Halland 1969
  8. HM King Carl XVI Gustaf 1973

King Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden, Oskar Fredrik Wilhelm Olaf Gustav Adolf (November 11, 1882 - September 15, 1973), was the eldest son of King Gustav V. At birth he was created Duke of Scania. ... Prince Bertil of Sweden, Bertil Gustaf Oskar Carl Eugén (February 28, 1912 – January 5, 1997), Duke of Hallandia, was the third son of King Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden and his first wife, Princess Margaret of Connaught. ... His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf (Carl Gustaf Folke Hubertus), styled HM The King (born April 30, 1946), King of Sweden, is the son of Prince Gustaf Adolf (1906-1947) and Sibylla of Saxe_Coburg_Gotha (1908-1972), and the grandson of King Gustav VI Adolf. ...

Viceamiraler (Vice Admirals)

  1. Olof von Unge, raise to the nobility 1712.
  2. Carl Olof Cronstedt d.ä.
  3. Nils Ehrenschiöld

Konteramiraler (Rear Admirals)

  1. Anders Grenstad
  2. Jörgen Ericsson
  3. Torsten Lindh
  4. Arvid Lindman former prime minister
  5. Frank Rosénius

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Sweden and Norway (1815) (809 words)
In the negotiations with Sweden over the union, Norway retained the right to fly a merchant flag of its own, while accepting that the war ensign was to be a union flag.
In March and April 1815 the King of Norway and Sweden decided that the union war ensign was to be the Swedish war ensign (blue field, yellow Scandinavian cross, swallowtail and tongue) with the addition of a white saltire on red in the upper hoist corner.
Admirals had the war ensign with three dark blue disks set one over two in the centre of the cross.
admiral (military) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about admiral (military) (393 words)
Before the word ‘admiral’ came into use in England under Edward I, the chief naval officer was known as ‘Keeper of the Ships’.
The important office of High or Lord Admiral was created by Henry VIII, changed to Lord High Admiral 1627, and continued with breaks till 1828, when its administrative functions were vested in the Board of Admiralty.
The duties of High or Lord Admiral, and later of Lord High Admiral, were exercised by an individual until 1628, when for the first time the office was put into commission, all the great officers of state being commissioners.
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