The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spoke with veterans at a care home and asked them about their celebrations. Prince William stated that he is proud of everything the veterans have achieved. The eldest and youngest veterans at the care home, Charles and Jean, spoke to the royals.
Prince William said: “Wow look at that!
“Good morning everybody.”
Kate asked: “Do you both remember VE Day?”
Jean replied: “I can remember the street party, the whole of the street joined into one big table.”
Charles responded: “We were in Greece at the time and I had to go round early in the morning with rum for all the men.”
The Duke of Cambridge joked: “I bet
you were the hero of the time, delivering rum out to everybody.”
He added: “It’s been a real pleasure to speak to you both.
“Enjoy today and just because we can’t be together everyone is still thinking of you today and are very proud of everything you’ve achieved.”
Kate said: “Enjoy your champagne!”
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