William and Harry Walk United Behind Queen’s Coffin, 25 Years and Eight Days After Diana’s Funeral

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Prince Harry and Prince William walked side by side behind the coffin of the queen through London’s ceremonial streets Wednesday afternoon, as they accompanied the queen on one of her final journeys.

It was an extraordinary reprise of scenes which took place almost exactly 25 years ago when the brothers walked through London behind the coffin of their mother, Princess Diana, on September 6, 1997.

The extraordinary procession, made up of scarlet-attired members of the Household Division of the British Army, accompanied by senior representatives of the other services, made its sombre way from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Hall.

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