Henry Charles Albert David or formally His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales was born on September 15, 1984 in London England. åÊOf course everyone knows Prince Harry is the brother of HRH William the Duke of Cambridge and grandson of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth. åÊAlso of course Prince Harry is known as the son of the late Princess Diana who died tragically when Prince Harry was 12 years old. åÊHRH attended Eton College studying geography and art history. åÊHe excelled at sports and especially loved water polo and rugby. åÊAfter passing 2 A-levels in college HRH applied to be an officer in the British Army. åÊHRH has been born into not only privilege but royalty, however it was important to Princess Diana that her sons have a normal upbringing taking them to McDonalds, Disney and to visit the less fortunate.
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2. Income & Salary
Unlike his brother in direct line for the throne who can afford to theåÊrisks of combat action, Harry has chosen to follow a more aggressive military path seeking to serve actively in combat. åÊHRH received officer training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. åÊHe was commissioned a second lieutenant into the Blues and Royals of the Household Cavalry Regiment where he served some with his brother. åÊin 2007 and 2008 he served for 77 days in Afghanistan before the information of his deployment was public knowledge and put his fellow soldiers at risk. åÊHe was specifically deployed with the 1st mechanized brigade of the 3rd division. åÊFollowing this Harry was secretly deployed as a forward air controller in the Helmand Province in Afghanistan. åÊHRH did patrol in hostile areas and take part in repelling an attack from insurgents. åÊIn 2008, HRH attended Defence Helicopter Flying School at RAF Shawbury joining his brother. åÊHRH received his flying wings in 2010 and in 2011 passed the exclusive test allowing him to train on Apache helicopters. åÊIt was reported that HRH was a natural pilot and one of the top in his class where he trained in El Centro California. åÊIn 2012, HRH did a 4 month tour as an Apache combat gunner/co-pilot, which was a prestigious tour as most Apache pilots have to sit “back seat” during their first tour. åÊIn 2014, HRH took a position as a staff officer at HQ in London and continued his royal duties which include making diplomatic visits and attending various humanitarian and charitable functions.
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3. Estimated Net Worth
HRH has a net worth of approximately $20 million though some estimates are far higher. åÊHowever you will never find HRH on a Forbes list because much of the wealth is not his to use freely but comes with his position as a member of the royal family. åÊHarry has access to homes in the vast real estate portfolio controlled by the Queen and travel expenses some of which are paid, when making official visits, by the government. åÊHarry does enjoy motorcycles and has been seen on Harley’s, Ducati’s and dirt bikes.