His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain and His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias Preside Over a Military Ceremony in Madrid. (VIDEO)

On Tuesday, June 3, 2014, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain and His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias arrived at the Real Monasterio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial in Madrid to attend a ceremony to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Real y Militar Orden de San Hermenegildo.

According to the Spanish royal court, the Real y Militar Orden de San Hermenegildo is “…both a general and military honor and a legion created by King Fernando VII of Spain at the conclusion of the Spanish War of Independence in 1814.”