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Why Kate Middleton and the Queen wear multiple poppies on Remembrance Day

Today marks the centenary since the Armistice was signed, marking the end for the First World War where 20 million…

Today marks the centenary since the Armistice was signed, marking the end for the First World War where 20 million lost their lives.

As they do every year, the Royal Family will pay their respects to the fallen and

The Queen and Kate Middleton were spotted wearing clusters of five and three poppies during last night’s Remembrance Day eve services at the Royal Albert Hall.

This has led two speculation from members of the public about the reason why – and the gesture sends a clear message.

There is continued debate about the politics of wearing poppies pinned to our coats – as some people wear

The Queen and Kate’s quiet tributes to the fallen speak loud and clear: they will not forget the fallen.

One theory is that the Queen wore five poppies to signify each branch of the services .

These are the Army, Navy, RAF, Civil Defense and Women.

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