Prince Harry turns 30 on 15 September. In this gallery, IBTimesUK looks back on his life in 30 photos.

Prince Harry 30th birthday
August 9, 1988: Young Prince Harry is held by his mother Princess Diana at Marivent Palace in Palma de Mallorca, where the Prince and Princess of Wales were holidaying as guests of King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia of SpainReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
August 19, 1995: Princess Diana, Prince Harry, Prince William and Prince Charles attend the commemorations of VJ Day in LondonAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
September 6, 1995: Prince Harry and his mother and father accompany Prince William on his first day of term at EtonReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
August 31, 1997: Prince Charles arrives at church in Balmoral with sons Prince Harry and Prince William after the boys' mother Princess Diana was killed in a car crash in Paris with Dodi al-FayedReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
September 6, 1997: Prince Philip, Prince William, Earl Spencer, Prince Harry and Prince Charles walk outside Westminster Abbey during the funeral service for Diana, Princess of WalesGetty
Prince Harry 30th birthday
November 1, 1997: Prince Harry poses with Victoria Adams as his father Prince Charles gets a kiss from Mel C before a Spice Girls concert in Johannesburg, South AfricaAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
September 3, 1998: Prince Harry walks from his dormitory to begin his first day of lessons at Eton CollegeReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
August 4, 2001: The Queen Mother is accompanied by her youngest daughter Princess Margaret, her grandson Prince Charles and great-grandsons Princes William and Harry on her 101st birthday at Clarence house in LondonAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
April 8, 2002: Sophie of Wessex, Princess Anne, Prince Harry and Prince William stand vigil beside the Queen Mother's coffin while it lies in state at Westminster HallAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
September 12, 2002: Prince Harry holds up an 18th birthday West Ham shirt at the club's Upton Park ground in LondonReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
March 2003: Prince Harry takes part in the Wall Game at Eton CollegeAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
June 12, 2003: Prince Harry clenches his fist as he leaves Eton College for the last timeGetty
Prince Harry 30th birthday
March 3, 2004: Prince Harry plants a fruit tree with four-year-old Mutsu in the grounds of the Mants'Ase children's home near Mahles Hoek in LesothoReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
July 6, 2004: Princes William and Harry attend the unveiling of a fountain built in memory of Diana, Princess of Wales, in Hyde ParkAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
September 24, 2004: Prince Harry takes part in a command task exercise at the British Army's Regular Commissions Board before being selected for officer training at the Royal Military Academy at SandhurstGetty
Prince Harry 30th birthday
January 13, 2005: A man reads a copy of a newspaper with a photo of Prince Harry wearing a Nazi uniform at a costume party, just a fortnight before the 60th anniversary of the liberation of AuschwitzAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
April 9, 2005: A Clarence House official handout photo of the Prince of Wales and his new bride Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, with their families (L-R back row) Prince Harry, Prince William, Tom and Laura Parker Bowles ; (L-R front row) Duke of Edinburgh, Queen Elizabeth II and Camilla's father Major Bruce Shand, in the White Drawing Room at Windsor CastleAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
May 8, 2005: Prince Charles gives his son a gentle punch as they bid farewell at The Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst, as Prince Harry begins his career in the British ArmyAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
April 24, 2006: Prince Harry is reunited with Mutsu Potsane, 6, in the grounds of the Mants'Ase children's home, while on a return visit to Lesotho to launch his charity Sentebale, which means 'forget me not'Reuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
April 8, 2007: Prince Harry kisses his girlfriend Chelsy Davy as England plays Australia during their World Cup cricket Super Eights match in AntiguaReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
July 1, 2007: Princes William and Harry appear on stage during the Concert for Diana at Wembley stadium, on what would have been their mother's 46th birthdayAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
August 31, 2007: Prince Harry waits to greet guests at the Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Diana, Princess of Wales, at the Guards' Chapel, in London, on the 10th anniversary of her deathAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
February 19, 2008: Prince Harry sits in a Spartan armoured vehicle in the desert in Helmand province in Southern AfghanistanAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
June 21, 2010: Prince Harry is seen with a deminer from The Halo Trust, a British charity dedicated to removal of landmines, in Cahora Bassa, Mozambique. Prince Harry was following in his late mother's footsteps, as she visited the same charity in Angola eight months before her deathAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
March 30, 2011: Prince Harry tests an immersion suit on the island of Spitsbergen, northern Norway, as he intended to join the Walking with the Wounded expedition team on their walk to the North PoleReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
April 29, 2011: Prince William and Kate Middleton walk up the aisle, followed by Prince Harry and Maid of Honour Pippa Middleton, after their wedding ceremony in Westminster AbbeyReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
August 24, 2012: A copy of The Sun, featuring a picture of Prince Harry naked in Las Vegas, is seen in a shop in LondonReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
November 1, 2012: Prince Harry does a pre-flight check of his Apache Helicopter while serving as a pilot at Camp Bastion in AfghanistanAFP
Prince Harry 30th birthday
March 7, 2014: Prince Harry and his girlfriend Cressida Bonas watch the WE Day UK event at Wembley Arena in LondonReuters
Prince Harry 30th birthday
August 13, 2014: Prince Harry introduces the British armed forces team for the Invictus Games, a multi-sport event for injured armed services personnelAFP