Imperial Order of the New Prussian Crown
|Imperial Order of the New Prussian Crown|
|Awarded by |
theSovereign of Empire of New Prussia and/or the Chancellor of New Prussia
|Type||Dynastic and State|
|Established||1 January 2021|
The Empire of New Prussia
|Motto||Latin: Die Krone liebt alle (The Crown Loves All)|
|Criteria||At the Monarch's pleasure|
|Founder||Kaiser August IV|
|Sovereign||Kaiser August IV|
|Chancellor of the Order||Pope Pius Eugene I|
|Next (higher)||Imperial Order of the New Prussian Cardinal|
|Next (lower)||Order of the Crown King|
The Imperial Order of the New Prussian Cardinal is an order of chivalry founded by August IV on 1 January 2021 and it is the second highest order of the Empire of New Prussia.
Appointments are made at the discretion of the Sovereign and/or the Chancellor of New Prussia who is the head of government, with approval of the Emperor. This Order can be awarded anytime except for holidays. The Sovereign/Chancellor may appoint only 16 citizens per rank in honor of the first Emperor of New Prussia August IV. The Sovereign/Chancellor may appoint as many supernumerary Knights -Members of the Royal Family and Foreign Heads of State/Government- as he/she wishes.
The Order itself wasn't official until 1 January 2021. The Order is based of the Order of the Crown that belonged to the Kingdom of Prussia that is obsolete.
The Order is considered as a gift from the Sovereign and/or the Chancellor of New Prussia for contributing to the empire. The membership consists 16 total Knights/Dames including supernumerary members.
For one to become a member, one has to provide some type of service to the empire. Then a person has to be recommended by an individual and must fill out a report stating what they have done and why they should be given the award, or a person must fill out a report on what service(s) they have done and why they think they are worthy of receiving the award and they must have a witness(s) to confirm the said service(s). The letter of recommendation must be sent out to the representative of the order, who is the Gentleman/Dame Usher of the Gold Rod, who will see if the person has met merits and will forward the letter to the Chancellor of the Order if approved. The Chancellor will look over the letter the merits and the letter and will do a background check on the recipient. When the Chancellor approves, he/she will forward the letter to the Emperor who will have the final say if the recipient is worthy or not. Should the letter be declined, the recipient will receive a letter of denial from either the Emperor, the Chancellor of the Order, or the Gold Rod.
Officers of the order are not of the eight members because they are temporal.
Chancellor of the Order: Has the power to accept or decline the letter of recommendation and has the power to degrade members with approval of the Sovereign.
Gentleman/Dame Usher of the Gold Rod: The representative of the order, maintains discipline within the order and grants access to the investiture ceremony.
Secretary: keeps records of previous and current knights/dames of the order and does background checks on recipients.
|Member number||Rank||Name||Date of appointment||Present age|
|Sovereign||August IV||1 January 2021||19|