Royal Visits

Members of the Royal Family have visited the Royal Hospital Haslar throughout its history and on many occasions.
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Queen Victoria
Queen Victoria Visits 6th January 1883 A copper plate reproduction depicting Queen Victoria pinning the Egyptian Medal on Commander C K Purvis RN at the Royal Hospital Haslar on the 6th January 1883.  It is possible that in the watching group stands Admiral D L Morgan CB MD Inspector General of Hospitals and Fleets Commanding Officer Royal Hospital Haslar.
  
Duke of York
The Duke of York visited the Royal Hospital Haslar on the 31st March 1897 with his Equerry in Waiting Derek Keppel.
Duke of York Visits 31st March 1897 Derek Keppel
   
King George V & Queen Mary
King George V visits 23rd July 1910 King George V & Queen Mary aboard the Tramway King George V & Queen Mary alighting the Haslsar Jetty
His Majesty King George V bids farewell to Admiral T D Gimlette CB Inspector General of Hospitals and Fleets having visited the Royal Hospital Haslar on the 23rd July 1910 before boarding the Haslar tramcar to be conveyed back to the jetty.King George V and Queen Mary on route to the jetty an the Haslar tramcar.King George V and Queen Mary alighting at Haslar Jetty and to their Royal Yacht and possibly Cowes.
   
Prince Charles
A series of Photographs taken during the visit of HRH the Prince of Wales to the Royal Naval Hospital Haslar to meet with patients and staff during the Falklands Campaign of 1982.
Prince Charles Visits 1982 Prince Charles Visits 1982
Prince Charles Visits 1982 Prince Charles Visits 1982
    
Princess Alexandra
Princess Alexandra Visits Summer 2000 Princess Alexandra Visits Summer 2000
HRH Princess Alexandra arriving at the ceremonial gate Royal Hospital Haslar to be met by Air Commodore T W and Mrs Negus OBE  FDSRCS in the summer of 2000.
Princess Alexandra, Patron of QARNNS shares a discussion with QARNNS staff in front of a display depicting QARNNS at Haslar through the ages in fact a a photograph can be seen between the Nursing Officer and Staff Nurse which is of QARNNS Nursing Sisters taken in front of the Haslar Mess at the turn of the 19th Century.
Princess Alexandra Visits Summer 2000 Princess Alexandra Visits Summer 2000 Princess Alexandra Visits Summer 2000
Princess Alexandra talking with PMRAFNS staff. Princess Alexandra chatting to a QARANC member of the hospital staff.Princess Alexandra having bade farewell prepares to leave the Royal Hospital Haslar.
   

 

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