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|Duchess of Gloucester (more)|
Alice in 1939
|Viceregal consort of Australia|
30 January 1945 – 11 March 1947
|Governor-General||The Duke of Gloucester|
|Preceded by||The Countess of Gowrie|
|Succeeded by||Lady McKell|
|Born||Alice Christabel Montagu Douglas Scott
25 December 1901
Montagu House, London, England
|Died||29 October 2004
Kensington Palace, London, England
|Burial||5 November 2004
Royal Burial Ground, Frogmore, Windsor, Berkshire, England
Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester
(m. 1935; died 1974)
|Father||John Montagu Douglas Scott, 7th Duke of Buccleuch|
|Mother||Lady Margaret Bridgeman|
Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester, GCB, CI, GCVO, GBE (born Lady Alice Christabel Montagu Douglas Scott; 25 December 1901 – 29 October 2004) was the wife of Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, the third son of King George V and Queen Mary. She was the mother of Prince William of Gloucester and Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester.
She was the daughter of the 7th Duke of Buccleuch, Scotland's largest landowner.
At the time of her death at 102, she was the oldest living member of the British Royal Family.
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