Three Air Cadet adult volunteers serving with 121 ( Nuneaton ) Squadron have been awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal.
Flight Lieutenant Paul Hincks, Flying Officer Norma Easterlow and Warrant Officer Jim Taylor were presented with the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal by Squadron Leader Bryan Coats during a ceremony at their Nuneaton headquarters.
Congratulating the three Nuneaton volunteers, Squadron Leader Bryan Coats said: “This medal award is not only a celebration of 60 glorious years of Her Majesty's reign but also in recognition of the recipients long serving contribution, and continued commitment to the Air Cadet movement”.
He added, “The efforts of our adult volunteer staff are always appreciated however we rarely have the opportunity to reward them for all their hard work and dedication and I am delighted to be able to present the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal to Flight Lieutenant Paul Hincks, Flying Officer Norma Easterlow and Warrant Officer Jim Taylor”.
THRILLED... Flight Lieutenant Paul Hincks, who serves as Officer commanding 121 ( Nuneaton ) Squadron, said, “We are delighted and honoured to have been awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal. And it's an added bonus that the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal's presented to us tonight were actually produced locally by Toye, Kenning and Spencer in Bedworth”.
He added, “I would take this opportunity on behalf of the whole Squadron, to join the other armed forces and emergency services personnel who have also been awarded the medal, in congratulating Her Majesty the Queen on the 60th anniversary of her accession to the throne”.