The Queen has led the tributes to members of the armed forces who have died in major conflicts during a national services of Remembrance at the Cenotaph.
She laid the first wreath before other members of the Royal Family including the Duke of Edinburgh, the Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry followed suit.
The Duke of Edinburgh, who joined the Royal Navy in 1939, wore the uniform of an Admiral of the Fleet for the ceremony.
Prince Harry, who has undertaken two tours of duty in Afghanistan, wore the uniform of Captain, Household Cavalry with the Army Air Corps beret.
The Duke of Cambridge, who left operational service recently after more than seven years in the forces wore the uniform of Royal Air Force Flight Lieutenant.
The Duchess of Cambridge was also in attendance at the service, watching from a nearby balcony.
Britons joined in silence to honour those who made the ultimate sacrifice at services across the United Kingdom and abroad.
Millions across the UK fell silent in tribute to those lost in war, standing in a moment of quiet contemplation as history was remembered.