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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 130 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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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
film negative, 1940
NPG x37704

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
film negative, 1940
NPG x37705

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
film negative, 1940
NPG x37706

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
film negative, 1940
NPG x37707

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film copy negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37708

x37709

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film copy negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37709

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film copy negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37710

x37711

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37711

x37712

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film copy negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37712

x37713

Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37713

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37714

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film copy negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37715

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37716

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37717

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
quarter-plate film negative, 15 May 1943
NPG x37718

x34756

Queen Elizabeth II with her parents and sister, Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
whole-plate film negative, 27 May 1946
NPG x34756

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film copy negative, 25 November 1947
NPG x35697

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Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester

by Dorothy Wilding
contact print, 25 November 1947
NPG x35698

x38013

Prince Henry With Princess Alice and sons Princes William and Richard

by Dorothy Wilding
whole-plate film negative, 25 November 1947
NPG x38013

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Prince Henry With Princess Alice and sons Princes William and Richard

by Dorothy Wilding
whole-plate film negative, 25 November 1947
NPG x38014