The Queen Mother and King George VI on the balcony on their wedding day.

HRH Prince Albert of York (later King George VI) and his new bride Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (later Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother) on the balcony at Buckingham Palace on their wedding day, April

Edward:  Just finding out Wallis was not all she promised to be. I laughed to much;]

Note the shiny shoes, well tailored jacket and precarious perch. The Duke of Windsor in his garden…wonder if he knew the pond was there before the pictures were made for Life magazine in the mid

Prince Edward Prince of Wales with Prince Henry Duke of Gloucester 1927

Edward, Prince of Wales with his younger brother Henry, Duke of Gloucester at the Epsom Races, Edward VIII/The Duke of Windsor was quite short - only about

The Royal Family, after King George VI 's Coronation. Shows King George VI with his wife Queen Elizabeth~(Queen Mother), and Queen Elizabeth II (then H. The Princess Elizabeth).

The Duke and the Duchess of York with little Princess Elizabeth | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon August 1900 – 30 March was the queen consort of King George VI from 1936 until her husband’s death in after which she was known as Queen Elizabeth, The Queen Mother.

HRH Prince Philip 1947

HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, then known as Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten. A handsome man. via climbing-down-bokor

King George VI, Queen Mary and Princess Elizabeth, 1934

King George V with Queen Mary and wit Princess Elizabeth on the way to Westminster Abbey to celebrate their Silver Jubilee.

"Duke and Duchess of York as scouts" by Miss Mertens on Flickr - The Duke and Duchess of York ~ later Queen Elizabeth and King George VI.

The Duke and Duchess of York king george queen mother britain queen elizabeth boy scout girl guide uniform

King George VI and Queen Mother when they were Duke and Duchess of York on their honeymoon at Polesdon Lacey house in Surrey---I have walked down this very lane !

Prince Albert, Duke of York (later H. King George VI) and H. Elizabeth, Duchess of York (later H. Queen Elizabeth/H. Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother), on their honeymoon at Polesdon Lacey house in Surrey.

Young Elizabeth with her parents.

Queen Elizabeth II: King George VI, Princess Elizabeth and Queen Elizabeth. Love this picture for King VI, Queen Elizabeth II, princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II).

King George V (center) with his two eldest sons, Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII) and Prince Albert of York (later King George VI), all dressed in military uniform.

King George V. of Britain with his sons David, Prince of Wales and Bertie, Duke of York

ilovethebritishroyals: George VI and Queen Elizabeth in the 1940s      George VI and Queen Elizabeth     <3

'Dear Prince Bertie': Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon wrote to the future King George VI - the man who would be her husband - and apologised for turning down one of his proposals.