Past Masters

1897 Maj J Straker Wilson
1898 Col W M Angus
1899 Lt Col P Watts
1900 Lt Col A C Kayall
1901 Capt R H Muir VD
1902 Capt G J Carter
1903 Maj M H Graham
1904 Maj A Falconer Ball
1905 Capt J J Gillespie
1906 Surg Capt J D Farquharson
1907 Maj T M Richardson
1908 Lt Col J W Thompson VD
1909 Lt J W G Simmonds
1910 Maj H O Bell VD
1911 Chap Rev J Wilkinson
1912 Lt Col D R MacDonald
1913 Capt W A Woodeson
1914 Capt H W Taylor
1915 Capt H W Taylor
1916 Colonel R F Kidd VD
1917 Lt Cmd H H Paynter
1918 Maj D Myles
1919 Lt Col F G D Johnston CMG DSO TD
1920 Capt G T Cole
1921 Maj W Robson TD
1922 Lt Col E Robinson OBE TD
1923 Maj E W Milburn
1924 Lt Col A P Pyrne
1925 Maj N H Firmin OBE TD
1926 Capt R Sharp OBE
1927 Maj D Hill MC
1928 Col L C Robson
1929 Lt L C Robson
1930 Capt G E Charlewood
1931 Capt P Winter MC
1932 Col G G Mallinson TD
1933 Lt Col E H E Woodward MC TD
1934 Capt E J Parnall
1935 Maj G C Dickinson
1936 Lt J L Batey
1937 Lt H Waugh
1938 Lt Col R M Graham MC
1939 Maj D A Williamson MBE TD
1940 Maj E M Robinson
1941 Lt Col R T Edwards AFC TD
1942 Maj N H Leslie
1943 Maj N H Leslie
1944 Lt Col H Irwin DCM TD
1945 Lt J E Burnett
1946 Comd S Finnis
1947 Lt Col G Morpeth OBE TD
1948 Maj L J Challoner TD
1949 Lt Col J P Dodds TD
1950 Lt Col J H O Chrisp TD
1951 Capt J W Jackson
1952 Maj S Robinson TD
1953 Lt Col F J G Slater MC TD
1954 Eng Capt J P Johns RD
1955 Maj N H Leslie
1956 Maj P Cooper TD
1957 Lt Col P H Woodward TD
1958 Col J M Walton TD
1959 Lt Col R H C Herron TD
1960 Maj F R M Martin MC TD
1961 Capt G F Chantler TD
1962 Col G L Wood DSO OBE MC ADC DL
1963 Maj J G Harris TD
1964 Maj J G Harris TD
1965 Lt Cdr E A Simms
1966 Col H S Sell OBE MC TD DL
1967 Cdr T I Hall VRD
1968 Maj D Peden TD
1969 Flt Lt J Baxter
1970 Lt Col C H C Baldwin TD
1971 Maj K M Wood MC TD
1972 Maj A Watson TD
1973 Maj J P Bradford TD
1974 Maj J P Bradford TD
1975 Flt Lt D Wadham
1976 Lt Col T Hunter Lill TD JP DL
1977 Capt D A Warnock-Smith
1978 Maj J A Clarke TD
1979 F O Parsons
1980 Maj D F Howard
1981 Maj E R C Herron TD
1982 Maj R Mackereth TD
1983 Maj Rev F J B Blackburn TD
1984 Maj J Jackson TD
1985 Maj A J Oliver TD
1986 Capt M O Binns TD
1987 Maj F J B Snaith TD
1988 Surg Cdr G H de G Hanson RD
1989 Surg Cdr G H de G Hanson RD
1990 Maj R Mackereth TD
1991 Lt Col F Alston TD
1992 Surg Cdr G D Soppitt RD
1993 Lt Coll J R Heron TD
1994 Cdr D Gibson RD JP
1995 Maj C A Wheeler TD
1996 Surg Cdr V A C Reece RD
1997 Surg Cdr V A C Reece RD
1998 Maj G A Watson TD
1999 Maj A J P Watson TD
2000 Maj A J P Watson TD
2001 WO II J J Kirk
2002 Lt Col F Alston TD
2003 Lt Col F Alston TD
2004 Maj G F Wady TD
2005 Maj G F Wady TD
2006 Maj J W Pace TD
2007 Maj R F Fram TD
2008 Lt Cdr M J Ferry RD
2009 Maj R F Fram TD
2010 Surg Cdr G H de G Hanson RD
2011 Capt M O Binns TD
2012 Capt M O Binns TD
2013 Maj A J P Watson TD

Note: To date (2013) of the ninety-nine Brethren who have served as Master, only twelve have served more than once and only five have served three times:

Captain H W Taylor 1914, 1915
Major N H Leslie 1942, 1943, 1955
Major J G Harris 1963, 1964
Major J P Bradford 1973, 1974
Major R Mackereth 1982, 1990
Captain M O Binns 1986, 2011, 2012
Surgeon Commander G H de G Hanson 1988, 1989, 2010
Surgeon Commander V A C Reece 1996, 1997
Major A J P Watson 1999, 2000, 2013
Lieutenant Colonel F Alston 1991, 2002, 2003
Major G F Wady 2004, 2005
Major R F Fram 2007, 2009