Britannia Royal Naval College - Dartmouth

Use this section for UK Naval Shore Bases and Naval Air Stations
User avatar
Pelican
Posts: 5839
Joined: Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:10 pm

Britannia Royal Naval College - Dartmouth

Unread post by Pelican »

Please see - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Britannia ... al_College




Defence chief’s praise for Ukraine at Dartmouth pass-out parade
13 April 2022
Britain’s most senior military figure today welcomed more than 150 future leaders to the Royal Navy as they passed out from Britannia Royal Naval College in Dartmouth.


Chief of the Defence Staff Admiral Sir Tony Radakin took the salute of the Easter Passing-Out Parade at the spiritual home of the Royal Navy’s officer corps – 32 years after he graduated on the same parade ground.

The parade marked the end of initial training for 156 new Royal Navy Officers – including nearly three dozen promoted from the ranks as Senior Upper Yardmen and Warrant Officers – and 12 new officers for the Royal Fleet Auxiliary, whose ships are crucial to supporting RN operations around the world.

In addition, five International Cadets from four countries – Bahrain, Qatar, Fiji and Ukraine – also completed their training.

In his passing-out speech to cadets, families and dignitaries, Admiral Radakin told the successful Ukrainian officer:

Continues at - https://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/news-and-l ... 7B-NS6m53o
HMS Pelican 1938 - 1958 GGCV L86 U86 F86 What I Have I Hold ~ A wonderful bird is the Pelican its beak can hold more than its belly can.

Return to “UK Naval Bases Past and Present - Royal Navy”