Royal Navy HMS Astute - Submariners of HMS ASTUTE stand to attention during an inspection by the Commanding Officer, Stephen Walker, by Will Haigh (Crown Copyright, 2016)

Naval Service Honoured in Awards List

New OBEs for Royal Navy

A total of 49 members of the armed forces and 1 civilian have been named in the latest Operational Honours and Awards List, released by the Ministry of Defence.

According to the Royal Navy:

The list includes servicemen and women from across the Naval Service who have displayed bravery, commitment and meritorious service on a wide variety of operations across the globe. From taking part in counter-Daesh operations in the Middle East to helping prevent people smuggling in the Mediterranean, these sailors and Royal Marines have demonstrated exceptional skill and commitment on missions to keep Britain safe and protect the nation’s economy.

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