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Prince Harry Begins Jersey Shore Visit with Sea Girt Landing

British Royal greeted by Gov. Christie to begin tour

He may have focused his visit on Mantoloking and Seaside Heights, but Prince Harry's trip to tour Jersey Shore devastation began in Sea Girt.

The British Royal landed on the base here, and was greeted by Gov. Chris Christie.

The governor took to twitter, announcing the prince's arrival, and presenting him with a "Royal Fleece." Christie's own fleece became synonymous with his press conferences and tours following Hurricane Sandy.

Prince Harry continued to Mantoloking and Seaside Heights as one of the last days spent stateside of an approximately one-week trip. The purpose of his visit to the Jersey Shore was to tour devastation of areas impacted by Hurricane Sandy.

Dame Bridgid May 15, 2013 at 12:26 PM
Sea Girt National Guard Armory has a historic military museum that was hit hard during Sandy. Since Prince Harry is a military school graduate that would be a good place to start his visit.
The Mic May 15, 2013 at 05:30 PM
Still driving a bus and mad at the word you are a loser Hank?
JD May 15, 2013 at 09:07 PM
Royal Fleece... Ya gotta admit, Christie has a great sense of humor.
Matt May 15, 2013 at 11:07 PM
what about the less rich towns that where destroyed f----sea girt
Skiorbeach May 16, 2013 at 02:42 AM
Read the article, Matt. He just landed in Sea Girt at the base. He spent most of his time between Mantoloking and Seaside Heights.

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