The Queen and members of the royal loved ones professional heartache in 2021 following the dying of the monarch’s partner, the Duke of Edinburgh, on 9 April at Windsor Castle.
Her Majesty, along with her little ones and grandchildren, bid an emotional farewell to Prince Philip at his funeral on Saturday 17 April at St George’s Chapel in Windsor.
Even though ideas for Prince Philip’s funeral were being modified in light-weight of COVID-19 constraints, the ceremonial features of the day and the assistance were still in line with the Duke’s wishes, Buckingham Palace explained at the time.
Only 30 friends had been attendance at the support and these involved all of Philip’s small children and grandchildren furthermore their spouses, the small children of the Queen’s sister Princess Margaret, and 3 of Philip’s German kin: Bernhard, Hereditary Prince of Baden Prince Donatus, Landgrave of Hesse and Prince Philipp of Hohenlohe-Langenburg.
Also invited was a close friend of Philip’s, the Countess Mountbatten of Burma, Penelope “Penny” Knatchbull, who was previously identified as Lady Romsey and later Lady Brabourne, and was the Duke’s carriage driving husband or wife.
No customers of the royal relatives had been in armed service uniform – the guys wore morning coats with their medals although the females appeared in day attire.
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