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858 Sqn Staff Service Recognised

Article posted: Aug 26, 2014 by Flt Lt Rayson-Flynn

Two Squadron staff have been recognised during July and August for 12 Years service and presented with their Cadet Forces Medal by Wing Commander Dickinson.

During the Annual Inspection of 858 (Rushden) Squadron on the 11th August, FS (ATC) Richard Cooke was surprised by Wing Commander Dickinson when he was presented with the Cadet Forces Medal. Apart from a brief tour at Wellingborough, Richard has been at 858 Sqn as a member of staff since leaving as a Cadet Warant Officer.

Flight Lieutenant James Broadhurst who transfrred to the Squadron last year, also received his CFM at the South and East Midlands Wing Field Day in July.

Flight Sergeant (ATC) Richard Cooke seen below receiving his medal.

Congratulations to both from all 858 Cadets and Staff.

Fg Off C Harmer
Squadron OIC