The Fallen Ones
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On this day in 1952 King George VI was buried at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.
George VI’s reign saw the acceleration of the dissolution of the British Empire. 397 more words
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Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI), with his wife Elizabeth, Duchess of York, and their daughter, Princess Elizabeth (now the Queen), around 1928.
Original B&W photo.
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A Texan's Guide to the British Isles
January 13, 1154- Stephen promises the throne to Henry of Anjou (Henry II) at Wallingford near Oxford
January 13, 1558- Mary I losses Calais, England’s last French possession 8 more words
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