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Decorations, medals and awards bestowed on the Ship's Company and Permanent Staff while serving with HMS Wildfire

Officer of the Military Division of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

Commander R G Sheffield OBE VRD*, Royal Naval Reserve

The British Empire Medal (BEM)

CRS(RCI) D O Jones BEM, Royal Navy

CCY D Field BEM, Royal Navy

CPO J H Harris BEM, Royal Naval Reserve

CPO Wren (OPS)(HQ) P F Howes BEM, Womens Royal Naval Reserve

CPO Wren (Writer) L K Burgon BEM, Womens Royal Naval Reserve

       

Lord Lieutenant of Kent, Meritorious Service Award.

CPO Wren (Writer) L K Burgon, Womens Royal Naval Reserve.

CPO Jack Harris receives his BEM from Flag Officer Medway  
CPO Wren Pat Howes receives her BEM from Admiral Sir Sandy Woodward, Commander-in-Chief Naval Home Command, on board HMS Victory CPO Wren Lee Burgon receives her BEM from Admiral Sir Jeremy Black, Commander-in-Chief Naval Home Command, on board HMS Victory

The Queen's Silver Jubilee Medal

Leading Plotter R J Carrigan, Royal Naval Reserve

The Campaign Service Medal (clasp Northern Ireland)

Commander A D Kirby RD*, Royal Naval Reserve

       

The Royal Naval Reserve Decoration (RD)

The decoration was formerly awarded to officers in the Royal Naval Reserve after 15 years service. This illustration shows the RD and Bar. A bar was awarded for each additional 10 years of service.

Many officers were awarded the RD during their service with the unit.

Picture of medal not yet available

The Royal Naval Reserve Long Service and Good Conduct Medal

This is the medal formerly awarded to Ratings in the Royal Naval Reserve after 15 years of Good Conduct.

Many ratings were awarded the medal during their service in HMS Wildfire.

       
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