The Crown Princess visits the Amphibious Regiment

On Thursday 22 March, The Crown Princess visited the Amphibious Regiment (Amf 1) at Berga.

During her visit, The Crown Princess learnt about the regiment's operations and had the opportunity to try combat shooting and throwing a live hand grenade.

The Crown Princess also joined the basic training company which is currently carrying out the Torleif exercise. The Crown Princess accompanied the soldiers on part of the exercise.

The visit concluded with The Crown Princess carrying out hovercraft training. Under supervision, The Crown Princess controlled the hovercraft for part of the concluding trip between Berga and Lidingö near Stockholm.

Kronprinsessan i samtal med soldater och officerare vid Amf 1. Foto: Magnus Lindstedt, Försvarsmakten

The Crown Princess speaks with soldiers and officers at Amf 1. Photo: Magnus Lindstedt/The Swedish Armed Forces