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Old 01-22-2008, 11:50 AM
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I think that the money spent on the royals is worth it! I am wanting to visit Denmark because of Mary and the royal family. I am sure that alot of people do the same. Some people that would not have travled to Denmark go because of the RF. I also think that the Home Guard training is wonderful. Why do people get so upset. She will be Queen one day and she should not about these types of things. Good job Mary!
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Old 01-23-2008, 06:35 PM
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I think that the money spent on the royals is worth it! I am wanting to visit Denmark because of Mary and the royal family. I am sure that alot of people do the same. Some people that would not have travled to Denmark go because of the RF. I also think that the Home Guard training is wonderful. Why do people get so upset. She will be Queen one day and she should not about these types of things. Good job Mary!
True! I hope to visit Denmark one day to see Princess Mary and the rest of the royal family. That's a dream I have because I like them a lot.
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Old 03-12-2008, 06:45 AM
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11-03-2008 Basic Crown Princess Mary has finished her basic training in the Danish Home Guard 'Hjemmevaernet'

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11-03-2008 Basic Crown Princess Mary has finished her basic training in the Danish Home Guard 'Hjemmevaernet'

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Who ever expected to see the Princess like this? It was definitely very surprising to see Mary doing the military training. It's hard to realise her in this picture.
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Old 03-12-2008, 07:11 AM
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Who ever expected to see the Princess like this? It was definitely very surprising to see Mary doing the military training. It's hard to realise her in this picture.
Oh HM - that pic is priceless! Much like the one of Victoria covered in mud
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There are a couple of articles today regarding Mary and the DHG. Click here and here. If any would like to give a short summary of either article, members would appreciate it very much.
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Old 03-12-2008, 03:34 PM
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HRH The Crown Princess in the Home Guard 9 - 11 March
(announced) Wednesday 12 March 2008
HRH The Crown Princess has over recent days completed the last part of the basic training in the Home Guard.
The training took place in Hedehusene and at Christiansminde near Jægerspris.


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Wow, those photos are huge. Poor Caroline, she looks absolutely miserable.

Thanks for the bigger photos Amely.
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Wow. It is so wierd to see Mary covered in camoflauge makeup. Thank you for posting these photos.
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Old 03-13-2008, 02:31 AM
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Given the context, I suppose that I'm foolish, but I'm not to keen on seeing CP Mary with such an evil-looking gun. I suppose, again, that it's par for the course, given the training which she's undertaken.

My children's comments were apposite: 'we make women strong, in Australia!'.

Well done, CP Mary. I understand, too, that The Queen has had some military training and holds office?
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Old 03-13-2008, 05:15 AM
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Wow, those photos are huge. Poor Caroline, she looks absolutely miserable.

Thanks for the bigger photos Amely.
No, I really don't think that its Caroline's cup of tea!
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Old 03-13-2008, 07:42 AM
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I'm sure Caroline didn't imagine this was required of her when she got the job as CP Mary's Lady-in-waiting/secretary!
But Mary looks cool!
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Old 03-13-2008, 11:37 AM
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in the hola magazine their are an article that states that the course was for 2 months i waswondering how long each day it was and how many times a week, i am sure it was hard! speacillay for Caroline
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DRW's has more information, hence entire articles translated into English, regarding Mary's Home Guard training and her completion. It's a good read so enjoy.
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Denmark's glamorous royal completes Home Guard training

Have any of the other princesses done this type of training?
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Old 03-14-2008, 09:55 AM
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Not any of the current group of crown princesses (with the possible exception of Victoria, I don't know if she ever did has).

However, there are several royal ladies who have done military service. Princess Anne, The Princess Royal, has long been involved with the military, and her mother, Queen Elizabeth II was a driver in WWII (that's when she learned how to drive!). Princess Astrid of Belgium is a colonel in the Belgian military medic corp, and at least one of King Abdullah II of Jordan's sisters has done military service.
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Not any of the current group of crown princesses (with the possible exception of Victoria, I don't know if she ever did has)...
Victoria did some type of military training earlier on in her days as CP - there were pictures of her all covered in mud and army make-up
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Denmark's glamorous royal completes Home Guard training

Have any of the other princesses done this type of training?
Mary isn't wearing her wedding ring? She was wearing it in the earlier photos, and Caroline Heering is wearing hers in all the other army shots. There have been reports that Fred lost his wedding ring while diving, so perhaps she is superstitious and won't wear her ring until his is restored.
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Well if my hands were covered in a green substance I wouldn't want to wear my diamond studded wedding ring either, nor my Brazilian crafted engagement ring...
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Fred is wearing a ring again and has been since shortly after he lost his ring.

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