Prince Harry, seen here leaving the Arts Club on December 15,2011, has been quoted as saying he is returning to serve in Afghanistan, after months of combat helicopter training in the United States.
The Sun newspaper reported on Wednesday that the 27-year-old, who is third in line to the British throne, confirmed he would be deployed.
“I can’t wait to get out there,” the newspaper quoted Harry as saying at a military awards ceremony on Monday night.
St James’s Palace said the details of when or where Harry could serve was a matter for military commanders.
Harry is currently completing his Apache helicopter training at British Royal Air Force base Wattisham Station, in eastern England.