The prince harry Yes, he will be able to wear his military uniform on Saturday at a ceremony to honor the memory of his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, and also at her funeral. The decision was his father’s, the king charles iii. For the first time in two and a half years, Harry will be able to wear his military uniform.
The Duke of Sussex just celebrated his 38th birthday on September 15, in the midst of a painful moment for the family. Like his brother Prince William and other members of the royal family who hold military positions, Harry will wear his uniform.
King Charles III’s decision was made without Harry making this request, reveals PEOPLE. Harry was willing to wear whatever dress he was told, as his focus now is to honor his late grandmother.
Earlier this week it was announced that Harry – who served two tours of duty in the Afghanistan war during his 10-year career with the British Army – would not be able to wear his military uniform as he is not working within the royal family. King Carlos III has made an exception to this rule.
In January, Queen Elizabeth II withdrew military titles and responsibilities as a member of the royal family from her son, Prince Andrew, over the lawsuit against him for alleged sexual abuse. The Duke of York spent 22 years working in the British Royal Navy and was a pilot in the Falklands War in 1982. Andrew has been able to wear his military medals at recent public events to honor his mother.
Queen Elizabeth II passed away at the age of 96 on September 8. A spokesman for the Duke of Sussex said Harry’s priority now is to pay tribute to his beloved grandmother and remember his legacy.
“Your decade of military service is not determined by what uniform you wear, and we respectfully ask that the focus remain on the life and legacy of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II,” the spokesperson said. The last time Harry wore his military uniform at an official function was in March 202) at the Mountbatten Music Festival. Harry was a captain general in the royal navy, among other titles he lost when he moved to California with his wife Meghan Markle in March 2020 and relinquished his responsibilities as a British royal.
Prince Harry is expected to arrive at his grandmother’s funeral on September 19 in military attire.
Reference from peopleenespanol.com