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Prince Philip Buried In Royal Vault of UK’s St George’s Chapel

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Prince Philip’s coffin has been interred within the royal vault of St George’s Chapel in the UK.

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It was positioned on a catafalque on a marble slab and lowered into the vault by an electrical motor.



The vault was created between 1804 and 1810 for George III, who died in 1820 and is considered one of three kings buried there. The opposite two are George IV and William IV.

Horns had been performed as his coffin was lowered down.

The Archbishop of Canterbury gave a blessing earlier than the choir sang the nationwide anthem, “God Save the Queen.”

The members of the royal household seemed up because the choir sang whereas the queen bowed her head, NAN experiences.

The 94-year-old monarch was then led out of the church by the archbishop and adopted by her relations.

Prince William, her grandson, was seen glancing again on the vault as he left his pew.

Within the funeral procession which departed Windsor Fortress to the chapel was Queen Elizabeth II, who was pushed in a automotive. It was her first look in public for the reason that dying of her husband.

Philip’s coffin had been draped together with his customary and pushed by a inexperienced navy Land Rover Defender.

The youngsters of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip – Prince Charles, Prince Andrew, Princess Anne and Prince Edward – walked behind the Land Rover.

Additionally within the procession had been the Earl of Wessex, Prince Harry, Peter Phillips, Prince William, Vice Admiral Tim Lawrence, and the Earl of Snowdon.

Queen Elizabeth II adopted behind in a automotive.

For the eight-minute procession, a gun was fired by the King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery from the East Garden of Windsor Fortress.

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