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Prince Philip rested at St. Joseph’s Chapel George

An overcast and focused funeral service was held on Saturdays Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh – a service that Philip himself chose, despite the COVID-19 protocol that means only 30 people can attend. Queen Elizabeth sits alone at the ceremony due to the virus.

Many of the funeral’s personal activities were planned by Philip, including music sung by a four-man choir. He also designed the Land Rover that brought his coffin to St. George’s Chapel on the Windsor Castle grounds.

People across England celebrated a moment of silence before the funeral, and this dress reflected Philip’s dedication to military service. His coffin is wearing a hat and sword for his army, and army bands play to honor him.

Prince Philip is buried in Royal Vault at St. George’s Chapel with remains of other royals.

The funeral brought the British Royal Family together for the first time in months, with Prince Harry Going from Los Angeles to attend. His wife, Meghan, was watching from home. She is pregnant with the couple’s second child and is advised not to travel by doctors.

The funeral of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh was held at Windsor
Queen Elizabeth II takes her seat at the funeral of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, at St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle on April 17, 2021 in Windsor, England.

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