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FINAL TRIBUTE TO H.R.H. VITTORIO EMANUELE

On Friday and Saturday, the lying-in-state and funeral service of H.R.H. Prince Victor Emmanuel, who died in Geneva on 3 February, took place.

Late on Friday morning, H.R.H’s coffin, draped in the royal tricolour, arrived at the Church of Sant’Uberto in the Venaria Reale, where numerous citizens had been waiting since the early morning to pay their last respects to the Prince. Throughout the afternoon and evening, thousands of people came to the Venaria to pay homage to His Royal Highness.

Prince Vittorio Emanuele Of Savoy Funerals Burial Chamber 3 Reggia of Venaria Reale – Sant’Uberto Chapel Turin, Italy 9th February 2024 ©SGPItalia id 131006_001 * Not Exclusive
Prince Vittorio Emanuele Of Savoy Funerals Burial Chamber 4 Reggia of Venaria Reale – Sant’Uberto Chapel Turin, Italy 9th February 2024 ©SGPItalia id 131006_001 * Not Exclusive
Emanuele Filiberto di Savoia;Clotilde Courau Prince Vittorio Emanuele Of Savoy Funerals Burial Chamber 4 Reggia of Venaria Reale – Sant’Uberto Chapel Turin, Italy 9th February 2024 ©SGPItalia id 131006_001 * Not Exclusive
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At 3 p.m. on Saturday, the solemn funeral service took place in the Cathedral of San Giovanni in Turin, presided over by His Excellency Monsignor Paolo de Nicolò, Grand Prior of the Dynastic Orders, in the presence of the entire Royal Family, numerous representatives of foreign Royal Houses and many civil authorities, as well as representatives of the Dynastic Orders, the National Institute for the Guard of Honour at the Royal Tombs of the Pantheon and many associations.

The coffin of Prince Victor Emmanuel was carried into the church by six members of the Dynastic Orders, followed by the Duke of Savoy, Prince Emanuele Filiberto, and H.E. the Grand Chancellor, who wore the collar of the Supreme Order of the Most Holy Annunciation. H.R.H. Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta, H.R.H. Prince Dimitrj of Yugoslavia, H.R.H. Prince Serge of Yugoslavia and H.E. Count Agostino Guarienti di Brenzone were part of the escort of honour.

In a deeply moving atmosphere, the Grand Prior described the Prince’s personality and offered words of profound consolation, especially for His august consort, Princess Marina, and for the Duke of Savoy, Emanuele Filiberto, and His family.

Our heartfelt thanks go to H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, H.M.E.H. the Sovereign Grand Master of the Order of Malta, Fr’ John Dunlap, H.M. Queen Sofia of Spain, H.M. King Fuad II of Egypt, to representatives of the Royal Houses of Albania, Saudi Arabia, Hesse, Austria Este, Belgium, Bonaparte, the Bourbons of the Two Sicilies, Bulgaria, Greece, Yugoslavia, Luxembourg, Montenegro, Orleans, Portugal, Russia, and to all those who brought comfort to a moment of sorrow with their warm presence.

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