The Queen breaks down during London service This is heartbreaking

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The Queen Elizabeth II breaks down during London service Photo (C) GETTY IMAGES
The Queen Elizabeth II breaks down during London service Photo (C) GETTY IMAGES

The Queen breaks down during London service

This is heartbreaking

Every year, for six decades, Queen Elizabeth II leads Britain’s annual Remembrance Sunday. This year however, Prince Charles has taken over the role.

The Queen Elizabeth II breaks down during London service Photo (C) GETTY IMAGES
The Queen Elizabeth II breaks down during London service Photo (C) GETTY IMAGES

His mother, the 91-year-old queen, dressed in black, watched the service at London’s Cenotaph memorial from a nearby balcony alongside her 96-year-old husband Prince Philip.

The Queen Elizabeth II breaks down during London service Photo (C) GETTY IMAGES
The Queen Elizabeth II breaks down during London service Photo (C) GETTY IMAGES

After the 65 years on the throne, the monarch are slowly cutting back on public duties. The Queen asked her 68-year-old son to lay a wreath of poppies on her behalf. She was very affected by the service. At one point she was seen wiping tears from her eyes.

 The Queen Elizabeth II breaks down during London service Photo (C) GETTY IMAGES
The Queen Elizabeth II breaks down during London service Photo (C) GETTY IMAGES

Prince William, Prince Harry and other royals also left bright red wreaths at the foot of the monument.

At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We Will Remember Them Photo (C) TWITTER
At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We Will Remember Them Photo (C) TWITTER
The Duchess of Cambridge joined The Countess of Wessex to view the service from the balcony Photo (C) TWITTER
The Duchess of Cambridge joined The Countess of Wessex to view the service from the balcony Photo (C) TWITTER
A total of 177 RAF personnel, along with veterans, families and friends observed the two-minute silence during the #RemembranceSunday service in London this morning Photo (C) TWITTER
A total of 177 RAF personnel, along with veterans, families and friends observed the two-minute silence during the #RemembranceSunday service in London this morning Photo (C) TWITTER
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We Will Remember Them Photo (C) PRESS ASSOCIATION
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We Will Remember Them Photo (C) PRESS ASSOCIATION

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