Topic: Queen’s Gold Medal

Queen’s Medal awarded to Aviation Warfare Officer

Published on by SBLT Bianca Wise (author), ABIS Jesse Rhynard (photographer)

Aviation Warfare Officer, Lieutenant Lauren Ruse from 816 Squadron with an S-70B-2 Seahawk helicopter on the flight line at HMAS Albatross. (photo: ABIS Jesse Rhynard)

Aviation Warfare Officer, Lieutenant Lauren Ruse from 816 Squadron with an S-70B-2 Seahawk helicopter on the flight line at HMAS Albatross.

Lieutenant Lauren Ruse was recently announced as the winner of the prestigious Queen’s Medal for her exemplary conduct, level of achievement and performance during S-70B-2 Operational Flying Training last year.

Queen’s Gold Medal presented

Published on by LEUT Kelli Lunt (author), ABIS Richard Cordell (author)

The Queen's Medal for 2012 to be awarded to Lieutenant Michelle Rayner for her outstanding achievements and performance during the Supply Officer Application Course. (photo: ABIS Richard Cordell)

The Queen's Medal for 2012 to be awarded to Lieutenant Michelle Rayner for her outstanding achievements and performance during the Supply Officer Application Course.

LEUT Michelle Rayner received Navy’s most prestigious Training Award - the Queen’s Gold Medal - at a presentation at HMAS Waterhen on Thursday 26 September.

Training awards announced

Published on by LEUT Bek Williamson (author), ABIS Alan Lancaster (photographer), LSIS Yuri Ramsey (photographer)

2012 Queen's Gold Medal Winner Lieutenant Michelle Rayner, QM, RAN on the grounds of HMAS Creswell. (photo: LSIS Yuri Ramsey)

2012 Queen's Gold Medal Winner Lieutenant Michelle Rayner, QM, RAN on the grounds of HMAS Creswell.

Winners of the Queen’s Gold Medal and Chief of Navy’s Sword for 2012 were announced on 24 June as Lieutenant Michelle Rayner and Sub Lieutenant Brody Marris, respectively.