Prince Charles

Military Gives Birthday Wishes To Prince Charles

Personnel have been sending their birthday wishes and firing gun salutes in honour of Prince Charles' 70th birthday.

Welsh Guardsmen have been wishing His Royal Highness a happy 70th birthday

The Armed Forces have been sending their birthday wishes and firing gun salutes in honour of Prince Charles' 70th birthday.

The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery fired a 41-gun salute in Green Park in honour of the event, while Honourable Artillery Company fired a 62-gun salute from the Tower of London.

In Wales, Army Reservists from C Troop 211 Battery fired a 21-gun salute from Cardiff Castle.

Messages have been posted on online wishing the Prince of Wales a 'Happy Birthday'.

The RAF posted a photo of the Prince from 1978 when he took his first flight in a Hawk T1 at former Royal Air Force station, RAF Brawdy.

Ahead of their gun salute, members of The King's Troop recorded a message:

And His Royal Highness was also presented with a birthday gift: