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STOP PRESS – Wing Dacre Success !

Article posted: May 14, 2008 by Sqn Ldr Pass

It has just been announced that CWO Ireland of 126 (City of Derby) Squadron has been selected by Commandant Air Cadets as the recipient of the Dacre Sword. The award is made annually for the best overall male Cadet in the Air Training Corps. This is the second year running the top male Cadet accolade has been awarded to a Cadet from South & East Midlands Wing, an achievement the Wing is obviously very proud of.

The Wing’s representative for best female Cadet in the Dacre Brooch competition, CWO Marshall of the same Sqn came third, again a magnificent achievement in this national competition.

The Wing extends its many congratulations to both nominees and 126 (City of Derby) Squadron for this great accomplishment.

A full article will follow shortly.