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Re: Grand Duke Jean & the Irish Guards
Formed at the Royal Military Academy of Sandhurst, officer of the Irish guards, HRH The Grand Duke Jean took part in the landing of Normandy and the liberation of the Grand Duchy in 1944. He fought with the allies to release Europe.
The Grand Ducal website publishes some photos of this national hero.
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From 1984 until 2000, Grand Duke Jean was colonel of the regiment