An Ethiopian prince who was taken by British troopers is buried in Windsor Fortress. Activists are calling for his physique to be returned.

On the age of 18, Prince Alemayehu died from pleurisy.

Young Prince Alemayehu

Prince Alemayehu

HUGHES & MULLINS / Royal Assortment Belief


Queen Victoria, upon studying of his loss of life, request for him to be buried in Saint George’s Chapel at Windsor and expressed her mourning in a diary entry:

“Very grieved & shocked to listen to by telegram, that good Alamayou had handed away this morning. It’s too unhappy! On their lonesome, in an odd nation, with no single individual or relative belonging to him.”

Supply: The Instances of London, The Royal Assortment Belief


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