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In a statement released via Kensington Palace on Wednesday evening, Charles expressed his grief

In a statement released via Kensington Palace on Wednesday evening, Charles expressed his grief

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Prince Charles pays tribute to his late godmother She held a very special place in his heart. Following the death of The Countess Mountbatten of Burma earlier this week, Prince Charles has paid tribute to his last surviving godmother. In a statement released via Kensington Palace on Wednesday evening, Charles expressed his grief. “I was deeply saddened to learn of the death of my very special godmother, Lady Mountbatten whom I have known and loved ever since I can first remember," the 68-year-old said. “She played an extremely important part in my life and I shall miss her presence most dreadfully.” The 93-year-old Countess, who was Prince Philip's first cousin and The Queen's third cousin, died peacefully on June 13 at her home in Mersham, Kent. With strong ancestra