Prince Harry lays wreath at Monte Cassino memorial

Prince Harry has laid a wreath in honour of the soldiers who lost their lives at the battle of Monte Cassino in 1944.

The battle was among the bloodiest of the war, ending with Allied forces overcoming a combined German and Italian army.

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Prince Harry hails 'forgotten' heroes of Monte Cassino

Prince Harry has paid tribute to the veterans of one of the Second World War's bloodiest battles, and told ITV News it "makes no sense at all" that it is often referred to as the "forgotten campaign".