Memorial Service in Mirow

The annual memorial service for deceased members of the House of Mecklenburg-Strelitz took place today at the Church of St John in Mirow in the presence of Their Highnesses Hereditary Prince Alexander and Duke Michael.

The service was led Father Bernhard Szymanski accompanied by Propst Joachim Thal on the organ.  The service this year paid particular attention to Grand Duke Friedrich Wilhelm who was born 200 years ago, and Duke Ernst whose life story was told by Sandra Lembke.

The memorial service has been held each August since 1996. Next year’s service will be held on 22 August at 4pm.