Imperial Eagle

23 September 2006

Roskilde Cathedral, Denmark.

Solemn memorial service at the Cathedral.

The hearse, escorted by a hussar squadron, departing Christiansborg Castle, Copenhagen, in the early afternoon.

The hearse and escort entering the square of Amalienborg Castle in Copenhagen.

Danish Command and Supply ship "Esbern Snare" leaving Langelinie Quay, Copenhagen, transporting the earthly remains of the Dowager Empress to St Petersburg.

Official delegation on board "Esbern Snare" upon sailing from Copenhagen harbour.
From left to right: Ambassador, Chief of Protocol of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Christopher Bo Bramsen, Head of Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mette Kjuel Nielsen, Mr Paul Kulikovsky, Prince and Princess Dimitri Romanov, State Herald of the Russian Federation G.V. Vilinbakhov, Master of Ceremonies of the Royal Court, Chamberlain, Lieutenant-Colonel Christian Eugen-Olsen, Bishop Kisilev and assistant.

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