Monday, July 25, 2011

Prince Aage wounded in Morocco

July 25, 1925

Prince Aage of Denmark, a captain in the French Foreign Legion, has been wounded "while fighting Abd-el Krim's Riffians in Morocco," reports the Associated Press.  The dispatch is based on information received  by his relatives in Rome.

Prince Aage is married to Countess Mafalda Calvi di Bergolo, whose brother is married to Princess Jolanda of Italy, the eldest daughter of King Vittorio Emamuele and Queen Elena."

The report does not state the seriousness of the prince's wounds. 

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