HRH Abhakara Kiartivongse

Pattaya officials and residents celebrated the 132nd birthday of HRH Abhakara Kiartivongse, the prince of Chumphon considered the father of the Royal Thai Navy.
Military officials celebrated the 132nd birthday of HRH Abhakara Kiartivongse, the Prince of Chumphon considered the father of the Royal Thai Navy. Vice Adm. Chainarong Charoenrak led the Dec. 19 commemoration at the Prince Chumphon Monument in Nongtakien Public Park in Sattahip. Religious ceremonies were performed...
The Royal Thai Fleet celebrated its Founder’s Day with top navy officials and a merit-making ceremony. Navy commandant Adm. Khanat Thongpool presided over the 89th annual ceremony Dec. 19 at fleet headquarters in Sattahip. The navy also celebrates the date as Apakorn Day, the birthday of...