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  2. Louis Alexander Mountbatten, 1st marquess of Milford Haven

    Louis Alexander Mountbatten, 1st marquess of Milford Haven, also called (until 1917) Louis Alexander, Prince Of Battenberg, (born May 24, 1854, Graz, Austria—died Sept. 11, 1921, London, Eng.), British admiral of the fleet and first sea lord, who was responsible, with Winston Churchill, for the total mobilization of the fleet prior to World ...

  3. Battenberg family | Members, History, Prince Philip, & Facts

    Battenberg family, a family that rose to international prominence in the 19th and 20th centuries, the name being a revival of a medieval title. Its notable members included Prince Philip, who was married to England’s Queen Elizabeth II. Learn more about the family.

  4. Mountbatten family - Wikipedia

    Prince Louis of Battenberg (1854–1921) from 1917 Louis Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Milford Haven: Alexander (1886–1960) from 1917 Alexander Mountbatten, Marquess of Carisbrooke: Leopold (1889–1922) from 1917 Lord Leopold Mountbatten: Prince Maurice of Battenberg (1891–1914) Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg (1887–1969) Queen of Spain ...

  5. The life and works of Louis Mountbatten, as seen in 1974

    Prince Louis Alexander of Battenberg, a German prince related to the British royal family (he married his cousin Victoria, the favourite granddaughter of Queen Victoria), rose to become head of ...

  6. Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten | British Naval ...

    He was the fourth child of Prince Louis of Battenberg, afterward Marquess of Milford Haven, and his wife, Princess Victoria of Hesse-Darmstadt, granddaughter of Britain’s Queen Victoria. He entered the Royal Navy in 1913 and had various naval assignments before becoming aide-de-camp to the Prince of Wales (1921).

  7. First World - Who's Who - Prince Louis of Battenberg

    Prince Louis of Battenberg (1854-1921), of Polish-German descent, was born in Graz, Austria. He became a naturalised British citizen in 1868 and thereafter joined the Royal Navy, which he eventually rose to command as First Sea Lord in the immediate pre-war years from 1912-14.

  8. Prince Louis of Battenberg - Wikiwand

    Louis Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Milford Haven , formerly Prince Louis Alexander of Battenberg, was a British naval officer and German prince related by marriage to the British royal family. Although born in Austria, and brought up in Italy and Germany, Louis enrolled in the British Royal Navy at the age of fourteen.

  9. Battenberg family - Wikipedia

    Prince Louis of Battenberg (1900–1979), renounced his title in 1917 and became Lord Louis Mountbatten (later created Earl Mountbatten of Burma) Prince Alexander of Battenberg (1857–1893), in 1879 was elected as the ruling Prince of Bulgaria, later Count of Hartenau after his abdication.

  10. The Royal Baby Name Prince Louis Has a Tragic Backstory | Time

    Prince Philip, the newborn’s great-grandfather, grandfather was Prince Louis of Battenberg. Louis is also the middle name of Prince George and Prince William.

  11. Louis Alexander Battenberg. British Royalty. Grandfather of Great Britain's Prince Philip. Born in Austria, Prince Louis became a naturalized British citizen upon his entry into the Royal Navy in 1868. He served as Director of Naval Intelligence (1902) & later as Rear Admiral, vice admiral, Commander of part of the Home Fleet (1910), Second Sea...