equerry

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an official charged with the care of the horses of princes or nobles

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a personal attendant of the British royal family

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Major Liz Towell and Major Joyce Gillison were both seconded from the Royal Irish Regiment as Prince Andrew's temporary equerries.
Most equerries to the Royal Family are appointed from the Army, Navy or RAF, with each service taking turns to put forward an aide for two-year tours of duty.
Other equerries to the duke were Air Marshal Sir Peter Horsley, Squadron Leader John de Milt Severne, who is now an Air Vice-Marshall and an extra-equerry to The Queen, and Tom Blackburn.