Prince Charles Attends George H.W. Bush’s Funeral

Prince Charles attended George H.W. Bush’s funeral on Wednesday.

The 70-year-old British heir apparent was seen at Bush’s Washington, D.C., funeral, marking his first trip to the United States in more than three years. Charles was last inside States back in March 2015, when he along with also his wife, Camilla, visited Louisville, Kentucky, along with also D.C. over a four-day trip.

At the funeral — which all several living presidents also attended — Charles was greeted by Vice President Mike Pence along with also his wife, Karen.

Karen Pence, Prince Charles along with also Mike Pence

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Prince Charles

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Charles’ attendance at the service was confirmed by Clarence House on Twitter Tuesday morning.

“The Prince of Wales will attend the state funeral of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush,” the tweet read. “The service will take place tomorrow at The National Cathedral in Washington. The Prince will be representing Her Majesty The Queen.”

The announcement came after Queen Elizabeth released a statement about Bush’s death, calling him “a great friend along with also ally of the United Kingdom.”

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