L-R: Edward VIII (when Prince of Wales), Prince Henry, Queen Mary, George V and Prince George wave goodbye to Princess Maud as she leaves for her honeymoon with Lord Carnegie. 1923.
-Edward VIII on his father, George V
LSK: King George V accosted by a beggar 1920
Hey Georgie, stop looking at the camera and give the beggar a money, will you? :3
Alexandra with Eddy, George, and Louise.
Alfred of Edinburgh, Ernest of Hesse, and George of Wales
Prince Eddy: The King we never had
This revealing film uses newly discovered letters written by Prince Eddy himself to explore whether his early death saved Britain from a monster, or cheated the nation of a good king.
For the first time, Eddy’s own words serve in his defence in a fresh investigation of the remarkable kind Britain never had.
LSK: ”The Young Midshipmen greet their mother in the “Bacchante” “
A drawing of Queen Alexandra, then Princess of Wales, greets her two sons on their return home from a voyage to the West Indies in the “Bacchante”, in which they received their first experience of life in Navy.
LSK: Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale, and George V (then Prince George of Wales) made by Carl Rudolph Sohn
The Wales’s pictured in 1892, shortly after the death of Prince Albert Victor (affectionately known as “Eddy” to the family); the Prince of Wales is the only one not present in this picture.
From left to right: Princess Maud of Wales, Princess Alexandra of Wales, Princess Louise, Duchess of Fife, Prince George, the Duke of York and Princess Victoria of Wales.
Princess Victoria of United Kingdom, “Toria” and her brothers and sisters
Happy Family : Prince George, duke of York with Pss Mary, duchess of York and firstborn son, Prince Edward.
Wow they do almost look like a happy family.