air training corps members rewarded for commitment
members of the Air Training Corps based in Burnham-On-Sea have
this week been rewarded for their dedication and commitment to
Warrant Officer Steve Warr, who joined as a cadet in 1990, was
presented with his long service medal for 12 years of adult service.
medal was given to him by the Commanding Officer of the Devon
and Somerset wing, Wing Commander Brian Wills-Pope RAF VR(T).
the same evening Cadet Flight Sergeant Tom Barker became the first
cadet to reach the top of the cadet rank structure in the history
of the Burnham-based detached flight by being promoted to the
rank of Cadet Warrant Officer.
officer of 290 Squadron Air Training Corps, Flight Lieutenant
Steve Manville, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "What a fantastic
achievement this is for the both of them. They add great experience
and depth to the squadron and I am extremely pleased for them."
Squadron Air Training Corps is based in Burnham at the Cadet Centre
on Highbridge Road and meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays between
7.30pm and 9.45pm. For more information, call 01934 647805 between
are Adult Warrant Officer Steve Warr with Wing Commander Brian
Wills-Pope RAF VR(T) and Cadet Flight Sergeant Tom Barker