The Queen’s Royal Household explains the State Gun Carriage used at the funeral

September 26, 2022

According to the Royal Household:

Not seen on the streets of London since the funeral of Sir Winston Churchill in 1965, the State Gun Carriage was pulled by 98 Royal Navy sailors, with a further 40 marching behind acting as brakes. The King and Members of the Royal Family again followed The Queen’s Coffin in Procession. The Procession` include detachments from the Armed Forces of the Commonwealth, as well as detachments of the British Armed Forces who held a special relationship with The Queen.

The Queen was buried together with The Duke of Edinburgh…

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