DUSSELDORF, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 06: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex speaks on stage during the press conference at the Invictus Games Dusseldorf 2023 - One Year To Go events, on September 06, 2022 in Dusseldorf, Germany. The Invictus Games is an international multi-sport event first held in 2014, for wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women, both serving and veterans. The Games were founded by Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex who's inspiration came from his visit to the Warrior Games in the United States, where he witnessed the ability of sport to help both psychologically and physically. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for Invictus Games Dusseldorf 2023)

Prince Harry has acknowledged the proven fact that he won’t be permitted to put on his official army uniform to public occasions following the death of his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II. In a press release {that a} consultant shared with Entertainment Tonight on Sept. 13, he requested that the public’s focus stay on honoring her.

“Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex will put on a morning swimsuit all through occasions honouring his grandmother,” the assertion learn. “His decade of army service will not be decided by the uniform he wears and we respectfully ask that focus stay on the life and legacy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.”

On Sept. 12, it was introduced that Harry wouldn’t be allowed to put on his army uniform, with The Telegraph reporting that “working members of the royal household will put on army uniform when current at 5 ceremonial occasions throughout this era of mourning the Queen.” Harry, who served in the British Royal Army for 10 years, per Entertainment Tonight, was stripped of his honorary army appointments following his departure from senior royal duties in 2020. However, sources additionally instructed The Telegraph that Prince Andrew, who was stripped of his royal titles in 2022 following allegations of sexual misconduct, can be permitted to put on his uniform at the Queen’s vigil, although not at a number of different ceremonial occasions.

The information comes shortly after Harry — who shared a close relationship along with his grandmother even after stepping again from royal duties — provided a sweet tribute to her

in a press release shared on the Archewell web site. “Granny, whereas this last parting brings us nice disappointment, I’m ceaselessly grateful for all of our first conferences—from my earliest childhood recollections with you, to assembly you for the first time as my Commander-in-Chief, to the first second you met my darling spouse and hugged the one you love great-grandchildren,” he wrote. “I cherish these instances shared with you, and the many different particular moments in between. You are already sorely missed, not simply by us, however by the world over. And because it involves first conferences, we now honour my father in his new function as King Charles III.”

Harry and his spouse Meghan Markle reunited with Prince William and Kate Middleton at Windsor Castle on Sept. 10 in the wake of the Queen’s dying. The Duke of Sussex initially rushed to the Queen’s side after receiving information of her declining well being on Sept. 8; she handed away at Balmoral that day at the age of 96 after a 70-year reign.

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