Death of the Grand Master
Of your charity
please pray for the repose of the soul of
His Most Eminent Highness
Fra' Andrew Bertie
Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta
who died last night in Rome
fortified by the Rites of Holy Mother Church.
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Fra' Andrew Bertie, a distant relative of the Queen, was the 78th and first British Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order. He was an alumnus of Christ Church, Oxford and formerly an officer with the Scots Guards and a teacher at Worth Abbey School. RIP.