Prince Harry `to join US military academy`

Updated: Jun 25, 2010, 18:29 PM IST

New York: After being commissioned an officer in the British Army, Prince Harry will join the US Military Academy at Camp Buckner, a cadet training centre at West Point in New York, for a three-day training.

The third-in-line to the British throne will take part in live-fire drills and watch field exercises at Camp Buckner, 40 miles north of New York City in the Hudson Valley, during a three-day training on his visit to the US, the media reported.

The 25-year-old Prince attended Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst before being commissioned an officer in British Army.