Queen Elizabeth II’s badge missing from Prince Harry’s uniform worn by Prince William and Prince Andrew

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Prince Harry’s military uniform was markedly different from that of his brother, Prince William, and uncle, Prince Andrew, both of whom stood in vigil. Queen Elizabeth II Coffin in Westminster Hall before her funeral on Monday.

The initials “ER” were affixed to the shoulder of Prince William’s uniform and were also seen on Prince Andrew’s military uniform during another major royal vigil. The initials mean “Elizabeth Regina” in Latin.

Prince Harry He was finally allowed to wear his military uniform at the last minute after securing the approval of King Charles III, when Kensington Palace announced a surprise 15-minute vigil with the Queen’s grandchildren on Friday.

Royal expert Kinsey Schofield told Fox News Digital: “We don’t know why Prince Harry’s uniform was removed, but I was told that Prince Harry was so distraught by the removal that he seriously considered not wearing his uniform during the vigil.” .

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Prince Harry did not have the ‘ER’ crest on his uniform at Queen Elizabeth II’s vigil, but Prince Andrew did not have the ‘ER’ crest despite being a working royal.
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The Duke of Sussex, who served 10 years in the British Royal Army, wore the No. 1 Blues and Royal Uniform, the KCVO Neck and Star Medal, the Afghan Operational Service Medal, gold, diamond and platinum jubilee medals and Army Pilot Wings.

“I was told he almost wore his morning dress instead,” Scofield added. “I don’t think such cases represent a personal attack on him, but unfortunately he thinks they are.”

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Harry and his wife Meghan Markle had left their royal duties and moved to the United States due to what they described as British media interference and racist behavior towards their family.

Prince Harry’s failure to wear the initials ‘ER’ may just be a royal accident.

Queen Elizabeth II's grandchildren, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, left, and Prince William, Prince of Wales, arrive to hold a vigil around Queen Elizabeth II's coffin in Westminster Hall.

Queen Elizabeth II’s grandchildren, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, left, and Prince William, Prince of Wales, arrive to hold a vigil around Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin in Westminster Hall.
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King Charles III, center, and other members of the royal family hold a vigil beside Queen Elizabeth II's coffin as it lies in state on the Catfalco in Westminster Hall.

King Charles III, center, and other members of the royal family hold a vigil beside Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin as it lies in state on the Catfalco in Westminster Hall.
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“It may be an oversight,” said Duncan Larcombe, a Fox News contributor. “Does not make sense”.

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The “censorship” is even more suspicious given that Prince Andrew, who was stripped of his royal titles and patronage in 2022, was seen wearing the insignia.

Andrew is no longer a senior member of the royal family after his friendship with the late sex offender Jeffrey Epstein was exposed. Then Virginia Joffrey accused the prince of sexual assault and was banned from using the titles “His Royal Highness”.

Despite announcing that only members of the royal family would be allowed to wear military uniforms, an exception was made on Friday night as the Duke of York stood vigil alongside King Charles III, Princess Anne and Prince Edward with the King’s bodyguard. To protect Her Majesty’s coffin.

King Charles III, right, Anne, Princess Royal, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Prince Edward hold a vigil for Queen Elizabeth II.

King Charles III, right, Anne, Princess Royal, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Prince Edward hold a vigil for Queen Elizabeth II.
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Saturday’s special vigil was attended by Princess Anne’s two children, Zara Tindall and Peter Phillips. Prince Andrew’s daughters, Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie; and Prince Edward’s sons, Lady Louise Windsor and James, Viscount Severn.

“I’m glad King thought of it better,” Shannon Felton Spence told Fox News Digital. “It’s the right thing to do. The Queen was very proud to serve Prince Harry as his grandmother and commander in chief.”

Otherwise, Buckingham Palace only allows current working family members with military titles to wear a uniform at the funeral.

Two minutes of silence will be adhered to at the end Her Majesty’s funeral Monday, he gave the British people a chance to pay their last respects to the late monarch.

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