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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester (1901-2004), Wife of Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester; daughter of 7th Duke of Buccleuch and 9th Duke of Queensberry

Sitter in 135 portraits
Lady Alice Montagu-Douglas-Scott married Prince Henry, the Duke of Gloucester, in 1935. The couple travelled extensively to perform their royal duties. During World War II, Princess Alice worked with the Red Cross and the Order of St. John. She became head of the Women's Royal Air Force in 1940, and her association with the Air Force continued for many years. She was also Colonel-in-Chief or deputy Colonel-in-Chief of many regiments in the British Army. She published The Memoirs of Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester in 1981. In 2001, the Royal Family held a ceremony to acknowledge her centennial birthday, her last public appearance.

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x193125

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1935-1939
NPG x193125

x199277

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Madame Yevonde
bromide print, 1935
NPG x199277

x132138

Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester; Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Hay Wrightson
whole-plate film negative, 12 May 1937
NPG x132138

x126942

King George VI Coronation group

by Hay Wrightson
whole-plate film negative, 12 May 1937
NPG x126942

x34759

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, 1939
NPG x34759

x35449

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate glass negative, 1939
NPG x35449

x35450

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate glass negative, 1939
NPG x35450

x35451

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate glass negative, 1939
NPG x35451

x37719

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x37719

x37720

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x37720

x37721

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x37721

x37723

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film transparency, 1939
NPG x37723

x37724

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film transparency, 1939
NPG x37724

x37725

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x37725

x37726

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1939
NPG x37726

x37727

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film transparency, 1939
NPG x37727

x193126

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
bromide postcard print, 1939
NPG x193126

x34878

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, 1940
NPG x34878

x34880

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, 1940
NPG x34880

x34881

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, 1940
NPG x34881

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