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WO1 (RSM) Robinson, WO1 (RSM) Cox, Army SM, CGS, WO1 (Cdr) Ladell and WO1 (SSM) Dickinson at Sandhurst

Meritorious Service Medal awards

Congratulations to the following who have received The Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) for distinguished service, or for gallantry in the last quarter: WO1 S Cox WO1 S Dickinson WO1 D Griffiths WO1 P Gurung WO1 C Jefferys WO1 R Ladell WO2 G Ponsford WO1 M Robertson WO1 N Watkins

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Maj Dean Hammett (left) was runner-up in the Apprenticeship Champion category and LCpl Charlie Phillips (29 Regt RLC) received the Intermediate Level 2 Apprentice runner up award

RLC Army apprentice awards

An RLC Major and LCpl have been recognised for their efforts at the Army Apprentice of the Year Awards 2018. Major Dean Hammett, The RLC Designated Officer, was runner-up in the Apprenticeship Champion category and LCpl Charlie Phillips (29 Regt RLC), received the Intermediate Level 2 Apprentice runner-up award. The […]

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Army ammo experts keep it in the family

A highly decorated British Army explosives expert made history when he presented his daughter with her Ammunition Technician badge after she graduated in the trade to follow in her father’s heroic footsteps. Lt Col Eamon Heakin RLC QGM, of Wantage, Oxfordshire, became the first ever British Army officer to proudly […]

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The New Year Honours List 2018

This year, 108 service personnel have been granted by Her Majesty the Queen in the annual Military Division of the New Year Honours list. A total of 44 civilians have also been honoured either for their work in the MOD or in other aspects of Defence. “Our Armed Forces are […]

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The RLC CARMEN Award winners with Col C J Francis, Colonel RLC


The Worshipful Company of Carmen of London held its annual Joint Services Dinner in Merchant Taylors’ Hall on 26 Apr 17, with the Master Marsha Rae Ratcliff presiding, attended by the Wardens, Patrick Marsland-Roberts TD and Stephen Britt. The event started with a Court meeting at 3.30pm in which three […]

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Commander Joint Forces Command Commendations

The RLC has received individual Commander Joint Forces Commendations in recognition of its excellence in logistic operations over the last year. Lt Col CM Morton Lt Col CM Morton of SO1 J3 Ops UK & ROW, Defence Supply Chain Operations and Movements (DSCOM), has been awarded a Commander Joint Forces […]

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The Logistics and Distribution Award

17 Port and Maritime Regiment, The Royal Logistic Corps won ‘The Logistics and Distribution Award’ at the European Logistics and Supply Chain’s 20th Anniversary Supply Chain Excellence Awards. This award was for its work as the Vanguard Enabling Group Headquarters (VE Gp HQ), enabling, sustaining and redeploying over 1400 troops […]

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RLC Foundation Awards 2016

Last week the annual Royal Logistic Corps (RLC) Foundation Awards night was held at the regimental headquarters RLC Officers’ Mess in Deepcut, Surrey. The awards and the night itself celebrate achievements in Army logistics, developing relationships with industry and the professional excellence of members of the RLC, industry logisticians and academia. […]

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Mrs Stephanie Bentley has been awarded the Imperial Service Medal

This week Mrs Stephanie Bentley has been awarded the Imperial Service Medal in recognition of her meritorious service. Mrs Stephanie Bentley joined the Ministry of Defence on 3rd July 1989 at The RAOC Secretariat, Deepcut, where she worked as an Administrative Officer, supporting the Editor of The RAOC Gazette. She […]

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Colonel McMahon (late RLC) awarded the Australian Bravery Medal

Colonel MJ McMahon was commissioned into the RCT in 1980, and was CO 4 GS Regt RLC 2000 – 2003. In 2006, he left the British Army, moved down under and joined the Australian Army. In January 2015 he started a 12 month tour of duty in Kabul as the […]

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