Prince Harry's former position as captain general of the Royal Marines is taken over by King Charles.

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King Charles III is taking up a new royal position that his son Prince Harry had previously filled.

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The 73-year-old King made the announcement on Friday that he will assume

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the title of Captain General and lead

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the Royal Marines in ceremonial capacity.

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The news was made on the 358th anniversary of

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the Corps of Royal Marines' foundation,

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which took place in 1664 under King Charles II.

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