Moving forward, Harry and Meghan will make sure that their charitable work will continue to involve the military. This decision comes as no surprise to royal fans as the Duke of Sussex spent a decade in the army and has been passionate about continuing to support the military and veterans since then.
Harry and Meghan will continue to support the military
The statement on the Royals website reads: "While per the agreement, The Duke will not perform any official duties associated with these roles, given his dedication to the military community and ten years of service he will of course continue his unwavering support to the military community in a non-official capacity. As founder of the Invictus Games, The Duke will proudly continue supporting the military community around the world through the Invictus Games Foundation and The Endeavour Fund."
The news comes after the latest major public engagements that Harry and Meghan carried out were indeed military focused. The Endeavour Fund Awards and the Mountbatten Festival of Music, which celebrated musicianship of the Royal Marines.
Buckingham Palace confirms more about Harry and Meghan's futures
Buckingham Palace has also confirmed more news about Harry and Meghan's futures by saying: "The Duke of Sussex will retain the ranks of Major, Lieutenant Commander, and Squadron Leader, however, during this 12-month period The Duke’s honorary military positions will not be used. No new appointments will be made to fill these roles before the 12-month review of the new arrangements is completed. The Duke will not perform any official duties associated with these roles."
During the Endeavour Fund Awards, Harry made a speech thanking the veterans for always having his back. He also mentioned, "I am very pleased to announce that we are looking at opportunities to create a much closer working relationship with the Invictus Games Foundation. More will be announced in due time but it’s been made possible by the generous support of some specific people, so thank you."