Sunday, 14 February 2021

Funeral of Countess Mountbatten, 1960

ICYMI: The Funeral of Edwina, Countess Mountbatten of Burma at sea off the coast of Portsmouth from HMS Wakeful on this day in 1960, following a service at Romsey Abbey officiated by the Archbishop of Canterbury. The Burial at Sea, in accordance with her wishes, led the Queen Mother to remark “Oh Edwina, she always likedContinue reading "Funeral of Countess Mountbatten, 1960"

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