Prince George, Duke of Kent

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George Edward Alexander Edmund Windsor, Prince, Duke of Kent

Birthplace: York Cottage, Sandringham, Norfolk, England
Death: Died in Morven, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Cause of death: Killed in a plane crash
Place of Burial: Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, England
Immediate Family:

Son of George V Of the UK and Mary of Teck
Husband of Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent and Violet Isabel Christine Karslake
Father of Prince Edward of United Kingdom, 2nd Duke of Kent; Princess Alexandra, Lady Ogilvy; Prince Michael of Kent and Michael Temple Canfield
Brother of Edward VIII; George VI of the United Kingdom; Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood; Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Prince John of the United Kingdom
Half brother of Georg VI of United Kingdom

Occupation: Duke Of Kent
Managed by: Henn Sarv
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About Prince George, Duke of Kent

The Prince George, Duke of Kent (George Edward Alexander Edmund; 20 December 1902 – 25 August 1942) was a member of the British Royal Family, the fourth son of George V and Mary of Teck. He held the title of Duke of Kent from 1934 until his death in 1942.

The plane crashed while on a flight to Iceland during WWII. The aircraft was part of the 228th Squadron RAF. The plane hit high ground at Eagle Rock in the Scottish Highlands in poor visibility. Possible navigation error but exact cause unknown. All 14 aboard killed.

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Prince George, Duke of Kent's Timeline

December 20, 1902
York Cottage, Sandringham, Norfolk, England
August 20, 1926
Age 23
Bern, Bern, Canton of Bern, Switzerland
October 9, 1935
Age 32
No. 3 Belgrave Square, London, England
December 25, 1936
Age 34
London, Britain (UK)
July 4, 1942
Age 39
Coppins, Iver, Buckinghamshire, England
August 25, 1942
Age 39
Morven, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
August 30, 1942
Age 39
Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead, England