Prince Edward (R) waves to the media next to his wife Countess of Wessex Sophie Rhys-Jones
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This will mark the first working visit to Canada by the Earl and Countess of Wessex in over a decade. Both are colonels-in-chief to a number of Canadian Forces' regiments.
From Sept. 11-18, the couple will visit Ottawa, Trenton, Toronto, Hamilton, St. Catharines and Midland in Ontario, then make an appearance in Iqaluit, Nunavut.
Prince Edward is Queen Elizabeth II's youngest son.