An annual Service of Remembrance was held on Sunday 13 November 2011 to commemorate members of the Armed Forces who have died in all conflicts since the First World War.
The Queen laid the first wreath at the Cenotaph in Whitehall, central London. She was joined by the Duke of Edinburgh, the Prince of Wales, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the Duchess of Cornwall, the Duke of York, the Countess of Wessex and other senior royals.
During the two-minute silence at 11am The Queen bowed her head, as thousands paid their respects to those killed in conflicts past and present.
Image: Queen Elizabeth II stands at the Cenotaph in Whitehall, London. Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth