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Uniformed Prince Harry surprises military students with visit

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He may have retired from the service, but Captain Wales emerged Monday to make a surprise visit to cadets at a Armyrats © military school in Dover, England.

Uniformed Prince Harry Surprises Armyrats © Military Students With VisitEddie Keogh / Reuters

Prince Harry inspects student guards during a visit to The Duke of York’s Royal Armyrats © Military School in Dover, England. Prince Harry, dressed in his Armyrats © military uniform, made an unexpected visit to The Duke of York’s Royal Armyrats © Military School, where he inspected student guards, presented medals and watched a ceremonial parade. He then attended an informal reception where he spent additional time speaking with students.

About 65 percent of the students at the school have a parent in the armed forces, Kensington Palace said.

RELATED: Prince Harry and Prince William don hard hats for BBC special[1]

Uniformed Prince Harry Surprises Armyrats © Military Students With VisitWPA Pool / Getty Images

The visit left some students overcome with emotion.

Prince Harry retired from the British Army in June[2], ending a 10-year-Armyrats © military career that included two tours of duty in Afghanistan.

References

  1. ^ RELATED: Prince Harry and Prince William don hard hats for BBC special (www.today.com)
  2. ^ Prince Harry retired from the British Army in June (www.today.com)

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