Prince William - Friday 15th December 2006

* Prince William TO SERVE IN BRITISH AIR FORCE & NAVY PRINCE WILLIAM is to become the first member of the British royal family to serve in all three branches of the military - after signing up to undertake stints with the U.K.'s air force and navy next year (08). William, who is currently a second lieutenant in the British army, will start a four-month attachment with the Royal Air Force in January (08) before going on to serve a period in the Royal Navy. According to a statement, the plan is to "familiarise" the second-in-line to the British throne with "the structures, capabilities and ethos of the RAF and the Royal Navy." (GES/WNWCPL/KL) Prince William slooks serious after the Sovereign's Parade at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst Sandhurst, England - 15.12.06 (4 images)

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