Prince Williams RAF nickname - Billy the Fish!January 28th, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Prince William has earned a funny nickname during his training with the RAF - Billy the Fish.
The young royal, who is serving as a trainee chopper pilot with the special force, is known as Flying Officer Wales, which sounds like whales.
Thus witty companions have christened William after Viz comics famous half-man, half-fish levitating goalkeeper.
And they are also coming up with a joke badge bearing the name, which will be presented to the 25-year-old Prince when he finishes his course at RAF Cranwell, Lincs, in April.
Thinking up nicknames is a big RAF tradition and the boys came up with Billy the Fish for Wills, The Sun quoted an RAF insider, as saying.
Hes tickled pink and the badge is an extra incentive for him to qualify, the insider added. (ANI)
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