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Old 10-12-2011, 07:52 AM
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Old 10-12-2011, 03:44 PM
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Old 10-12-2011, 03:57 PM
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I have a couple of questions about uniforms, perhaps someone in the know can help?

I presume both King Juan Carlos and Crown Prince Felipe are wearing army uniforms?

I also presume King Juan Carlos' rank is a full general, but what is Crown Prince Felipe's rank? I'm not familiar with Spanish insignia, so as far as I can tell he is either lieutenant-colonel or major general?

They are wearing full dress uniforms as far as I can tell, is there no Spanish tradition for wearing a sabre or alternatively a dagger in connection with the full dress uniform?
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Was it quite warm in Madrid today?
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Old 10-12-2011, 04:23 PM
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Not, they do not use sabers.

Prince Felipe is lieutenant-colonel. The Royal House decided that the rank of the Prince is elevated progressively, parallel to his companions of generation in the army.

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Yes, Spain has summer temperetures these days. Minimum 14ºC - Maximum 30ºC today in Madrid.
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Old 10-12-2011, 05:28 PM
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Yes, Spain has summer temperetures these days. Minimum 14ºC - Maximum 30ºC today in Madrid.
Good Heavens,Ireland had a maximum of 14ºC today
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I was today at the military parade, and I can tell you it was very warm. Actually a summer day, in October Weather is crazy these days...
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Old 10-13-2011, 11:46 AM
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Infanta Elena is the best among the ladies !!!! SHe is always PERFECT !!!!
I wish she was the future Queen !!!!
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after seeing all the photo i think this women was the best dressed
http://i53.tinypic.com/2v3ofav.jpg
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after seeing all the photo i think this women was the best dressed
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I found her clothes quite ugly. I don't like the clothes of all ZP's angels (the female ministers) this time . Although I prefer the Spanish royals wear Spanish designer clothes on the National Day, Elena is the best dressed with her Lacroix IMO, she rolled back to her old 'good' time with Jaime .
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Old 10-14-2011, 04:59 AM
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I was today at the military parade, and I can tell you it was very warm. Actually a summer day, in October Weather is crazy these days...

You can send it north,we'd gladly exchange (seeing as we had the coolest summer in 50 years)
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after seeing all the photo i think this women was the best dressed
http://i53.tinypic.com/2v3ofav.jpg
It's a nice outfit, but I wouldn't say she is the best dressed

Interesting body language hereAre these two married? I apologize if I should know who they are, but I don't.
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Old 10-15-2011, 09:45 PM
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The ladies' outfits were simple but appropriate. I'm thankful Letizia left here pumps this time. It's good to see she's wearing pointed shoes again. Elena looks wonderful and Cristina is always beautiful. I'll give good ratings for the royal ladies.
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Old 10-16-2011, 04:25 AM
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Great pictures everyone, thanks for sharing them.
Its great seeing the whole family and Christina as well. I hope when the grandchildren are older they will be able to join the family on the family up front rather than the sidelines.
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Celebration of the National Day
Madrid, 12/10/2012


Their Majesties the King and Queen, who will be accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Asturias and HRH Infanta Elena, chair the events to be held on the occasion of the National Day.

Madrid's "Canovas del Castillo" square will be the focus of a tribute to the flag and a military parade, after which there will be the traditional reception at the Royal Palace in Madrid to a Spanish society representation.

Casa de Su Majestad el Rey de España - Actividades y Agenda - Celebración del Día de la Fiesta Nacional
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Old 10-11-2012, 10:25 AM
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The Duke and Duchess of Palma will not attend next Friday the 12th in Madrid the traditional military parade held on the occasion of the National Day or the reception offered by the King in the Royal Palace.

Un desfile del Da de la Hispanidad sin los Duques de Palma - ABC.es
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