History is made



Canadian soldier, 24, makes history as she becomes the first woman to command the troops guarding the Queen at Buckingham Palace

  • Canadian Captain Megan Couto, 24, has been given the prestigious role of Captain of the Queen’s Guard
  • She is one of a number of Canadian troops invited to serve as the Queen’s Guard until July 3 
  • Today she marched her troops from Wellington Barracks to Buckingham Palace for the Changing of the Guard
  • All Canadian military roles are open to women but restrictions in Britain means no woman has held been Captain of the Queen’s Guard 

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