Prince Harry promoted to captain in British army

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  1. BBC News - Prince Harry promoted to captain in British army

    Prince Harry has been promoted to the rank of captain by the British army, it has been announced.

    St James's Palace said the prince had achieved the rank after completing five years' service.

    The prince, who is training as an Apache helicopter pilot, joined the Army in 2005 and spent 10 weeks serving in Afghanistan in 2007-08.


    Well done Harry.
  2. That's "well done Sir" to the likes of you.
  3. BuggerAll

    BuggerAll LE Reviewer Book Reviewer

    Congrats Harry.

    Sent from my iPhone using ARRSE so please excuse fat fingers and slips of the keyboard.
  4. BZ Captain Wales!
  5. According to the Telegraph.....A St James's Palace spokesman, said: "Prince Harry has been promoted to captain within the Army Air Corps in recognition of time service in the Armed Forces".

    I thought that he was still badged Blues and Royals?
  6. Look at his picture it clearly shows his Rgt cap badge on his beret.
  7. Command_doh

    Command_doh LE Book Reviewer

    Thats handy - an extra pip just in time for wedding photo's.
  8. Well done 'arry! Hope he doesn't wear crab uniform too
  9. Cry God for (Capt.) Harry England and St George.
  10. Suppose he didnt get SDR'ed with the rest of his class then
  11. Would I be correct in thinking that he now out ranks his older brother?!!
  12. because your a subject race hence your charle's bitch and his spawns as well.
    I'd get with tugging the forlock as 30mm tends to smart pheasant or is that peasant one your allowed to shoot anyway:)
  13. Might as well I suppose, Prince Henry Charles Albert Davey aka 'arry doesn't quite have the same ring to it...
  14. Errm, no. Flight Lieutenants and Captains rank the same and elder bro has seniority. And is an Naval Lt too, so has parade place too.