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PRINCESS ALICE OF BATTENBERG

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Victoria Alice Elizabeth Julia Marie; 25 February 1885 – 5 December 1969; mother of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Gave sanctuary to Jews escaping Nazis - therefore recognized as "Righteous Among the Nations" by Israel's Holocaust memorial institution, Yad Vashem. Founded a nunnery in Athens after WWII ended.

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Daughter of Holocaust survivor on Duke of Edinburgh's mother

Evy Cohen, 65, whose family was hidden by Duke of Edinburgh's mother Princess Alice in 1943 told The Sun that the story of the 'courageous act' must keep being told in her memory.

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Daughter of Holocaust survivor on Duke of Edinburgh's mother

Evy Cohen, 65, whose family was hidden by Duke of Edinburgh's mother Princess Alice in 1943 told The Sun that the story of the 'courageous act' must keep being told in her memory.

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Daughter of Holocaust survivor on Duke of Edinburgh's mother

Evy Cohen, 65, whose family was hidden by Duke of Edinburgh's mother Princess Alice in 1943 told The Sun that the story of the 'courageous act' must keep being told in her memory.

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Daughter of Holocaust survivor on Duke of Edinburgh's mother

Evy Cohen, 65, whose family was hidden by Duke of Edinburgh's mother Princess Alice in 1943 told The Sun that the story of the 'courageous act' must keep being told in her memory.

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HUGO VICKERS reveals the story of Prince Philip's mother

Among the glorious regalia of assembled royals at Westminster Abbey on June 2, 1953, one austere figure stood out. Few could have guessed she was Alice, Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark.

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HUGO VICKERS reveals the story of Prince Philip's mother

Among the glorious regalia of assembled royals at Westminster Abbey on June 2, 1953, one austere figure stood out. Few could have guessed she was Alice, Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark.

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HUGO VICKERS reveals the story of Prince Philip's mother

Among the glorious regalia of assembled royals at Westminster Abbey on June 2, 1953, one austere figure stood out. Few could have guessed she was Alice, Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark.

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HUGO VICKERS reveals the story of Prince Philip's mother

Among the glorious regalia of assembled royals at Westminster Abbey on June 2, 1953, one austere figure stood out. Few could have guessed she was Alice, Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark.

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The fascinating and tragic story of the women who shaped Prince Philip

Here, Femail reveals the extraordinary and tragic lives of Prince Philip's family, including his mother Princess Alice of Battenberg and four older sisters, following his death at 99.

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The fascinating and tragic story of the women who shaped Prince Philip

Here, Femail reveals the extraordinary and tragic lives of Prince Philip's family, including his mother Princess Alice of Battenberg and four older sisters, following his death at 99.

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Prince Philip dies aged 99 after life of service to Queen and country

The Duke of Edinburgh was at Windsor Castle with his wife after a 28-night stay in hospital having been admitted in mid-February for an infection and a pre-existing heart condition.

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Exile, schizophrenic, nun: the truth about Prince Philip’s mother, Princess Alice

As Prince William pays tribute to his great-grandmother, Princess Alice, on Holocaust Memorial Day, Alice Vincent looks at how The Crown portrayed one of the Royal family’s most intriguing characters

PRINCESS ALICE has been the breakout character of series three of Netflix’s hit drama, The Crown. So what was Princess Alice really like? And what Royal Family member did Prince Philip’s mother have a “lovely relationship” with? Prince Andrew, Prince Philip Mother, Prince William Et Kate, Prince Phillip, Princesa Victoria, Reine Victoria, Queen Victoria, Princess Elizabeth, Princess Margaret

Exile, schizophrenic, nun: the truth about Prince Philip’s mother, Princess Alice

As Prince William pays tribute to his great-grandmother, Princess Alice, on Holocaust Memorial Day, Alice Vincent looks at how The Crown portrayed one of the Royal family’s most intriguing characters

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Exile, schizophrenic, nun: the truth about Prince Philip’s mother, Princess Alice

As Prince William pays tribute to his great-grandmother, Princess Alice, on Holocaust Memorial Day, Alice Vincent looks at how The Crown portrayed one of the Royal family’s most intriguing characters

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Exile, schizophrenic, nun: the truth about Prince Philip’s mother, Princess Alice

As Prince William pays tribute to his great-grandmother, Princess Alice, on Holocaust Memorial Day, Alice Vincent looks at how The Crown portrayed one of the Royal family’s most intriguing characters

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Prince William recalls how great-grandmother saved Jews from Holocaust

The Duke of Cambridge read out a letter sent by a friend of his great-grandmother, Princess Alice, who was famed for offering a Jewish family refuge at her Athens home after the Nazis invaded.