1945 Dissolution Honours

The 1945 Dissolution Honours List was issued on 7 June to mark the dissolution of the United Kingdom parliament prior to the 1945 general election.[1][2]

The recipients of honours are displayed here as they were styled before their new honour, and arranged by honour, with classes (Knight, Knight Grand Cross, etc.) and then divisions (Military, Civil, etc.) as appropriate.




Privy Councillor

The King appointed the following to His Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council:


Knight Bachelor

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire

Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire (KBE)

Civilian Division

Members of the Order of the Companions of Honour (CH)


  1. The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 37116. pp. 2899–2900. 8 June 1945.
  2. "Dissolution Honours – Nine Peers: Four Baronets". The Times. The Times Digital Archive. 7 June 1945. p. 4.
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