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In pictures: Charles and Camilla lay wreath in poignant VE Day tribute

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall are on an official visit to France.

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Charles and Camilla paid their respects at the memorial (Andrew Matthews/PA)

Charles and Camilla paid their respects at the memorial (Andrew Matthews/PA)

Charles and Camilla paid their respects at the memorial (Andrew Matthews/PA)

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall have taken part in a moving ceremony in France to mark 73 years since the end of the Second World War in Europe.

Charles and Camilla travelled to Lyon, where they were joined by hundreds of guests at Parc Tete d’Or.

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Charles lays a wreath during VE Day commemorations (Andrew Matthews/PA)

Charles lays a wreath during VE Day commemorations (Andrew Matthews/PA)

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Charles lays a wreath during VE Day commemorations (Andrew Matthews/PA)

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Charles and Camilla sign a commemoration book during their visit to Parc Tete d'Or (Andrew Matthews/PA)

Charles and Camilla sign a commemoration book during their visit to Parc Tete d'Or (Andrew Matthews/PA)

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Charles and Camilla sign a commemoration book during their visit to Parc Tete d'Or (Andrew Matthews/PA)

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Charles was introduced to the guests at the event (Andrew Matthews/PA)

Charles was introduced to the guests at the event (Andrew Matthews/PA)

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Charles was introduced to the guests at the event (Andrew Matthews/PA)

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Royal visit to France and Greece – Day Two

Royal visit to France and Greece – Day Two

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Royal visit to France and Greece – Day Two

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Charles met French Second World War veterans (Andrew Matthews/PA)

Charles met French Second World War veterans (Andrew Matthews/PA)

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Charles met French Second World War veterans (Andrew Matthews/PA)

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