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Britain's Prince Harry — or just plain Capt. Wales, as he is known in the British army — talks to a TV crew after making his early-morning preflight checks on the flight line at Camp Bastion in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. The British Ministry of Defense announced on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, that the 28-year-old prince is returning from his 20-week deployment in Afghanistan, where he served as an Apache helicopter pilot with the Army Air Corps. (AP Photo/John Stillwell, Pool)

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