" 41 shots fired over 40 minutes from midday from batteries across UK, Gibraltar and in the Commonwealth
HMS Diamond, 8,000-tonne destroyer dubbed 'jewel in the naval crown, fired her cannons in the Channel
She is the modern successor to the destroyers that the Duke of Edinburgh served on during World War Two
'Solemn' salutes took place in London, Belfast, Cardiff and Edinburgh as well as Navy base at Portsmouth"
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