Operational Honours and Awards List: 24 September 2010

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  1. Fat_Cav

    Fat_Cav LE

    Congratulations to all. Well deserved indeed.


    Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

    Major Patrick Simon REEHAL, The Royal Logistic Corps

    Military Cross (MC)

    Staff Sergeant Gareth David WOOD, The Royal Logistic Corps

    George Medal (GM)

    Acting Warrant Officer Class 2 Karl John Fairfax LEY, The Royal Logistic Corps

    Queen's Gallantry Medal (QGM)

    Corporal Robert Alan NEALEY, The Royal Logistic Corps

    Mention in Despatches (MiD)

    Staff Sergeant Brian McINTYRE, The Royal Logistic Corps
    Staff Sergeant Gareth Desmond REID, The Royal Logistic Corps
    Corporal Daniel SPRUCE, The Royal Logistic Corps

    Queen's Commendation for Bravery (QCB)

    Warrant Officer Class 2 Andrew David GOODWIN, The Royal Logistic Corps
    Captain Daniel READ, The Royal Logistic Corps (Killed in action)


    Queen's Commendation for Bravery (QCB)

    Lance Corporal Jamie Martyn TAYLOR, The Royal Logistic Corps
  2. woody2524

    woody2524 Crow

    Very well done to my big brother Staff sgt g d wood MC
  3. Ammo Techs

    Ammo Techs Swinger

    Hearty congratulations to all who remain with us. RIP Dan.
  4. Clunge

    Clunge War Hero

    Congrats Badger and Rob and everyone else! R.I.P Dan
  5. Good to see No2s getting recognition.

    Well done!
  6. dingerr

    dingerr LE

    A ******* QCB for giving his life, bloody disgraceful especially when you know the HQ element would be falling over themselves to be written up for MBEs etc.

    Apparantly dealing with a device with the minimum of equipment and often in a TIC is rarely considered gallant. They have shown scantvrespect for Dan and what he did.
  7. dingerr

    dingerr LE

    He was Oz's No2. He deserved more than a QGM. If you knew thw full story you'd agree.

    Sprucey the great lumox, is a good lad always in bother (remind you of anyone?), he got knocked on his arse when I got hit (he was only about 5m away) and still returned to the scene later to exploit it. I thought that was very mature and professional.
  8. BPS666

    BPS666 LE

    Dinger, duty rumour has it that he went looking for your wallet, but he didn't realise that a piece of shrapnel had gouged a large enough hole in it to allow the resident moth to stick it's wings out and get airborne........You can keep your money, but you'll never take it's freeeeeedom!
  9. nark

    nark Old-Salt

    Well done the gravediggers!
  10. dingerr

    dingerr LE

    Ask badger about his first task ;-)
  11. CrazyLegs!

    CrazyLegs! Old-Salt

    Congratulations to all, does anyone know the (unrestricted) details of LCpl Taylors award?
  12. Goatman

    Goatman LE Book Reviewer

    Detail....off CAPS (stand still there!)

    Stout fella....the beer's on Dingerr Sir..... :)
  13. I agree - he probably fell foul of some arcane rule that says you can't have any of the other medals posthumously. Kinda like the VC/GC or MID but nothing in between. Daft isn't it?
  14. Clunge

    Clunge War Hero

    Check PM's Fellah!! ;)
  15. SKJOLD


    Not sure whats more shocking;
    a. hes still in.
    b. Someone thought it was a good idea to make him Major" Patch" Reehal
    c. Theyve decided to give him an MBE

    Either way I hope your OK patch and still looking after the Toms the same way you did as a 2Lt. Top Job