Second Sea Lord Guest of Honour at Ceremonial Divisions

Second Sea Lord Vice Admiral Tony Radakin paid a special visit to HMS Sultan recently as the Guest of Honour at the Establishment’s Ceremonial Divisions.

The Admiral, who was recently announced as the future successor to current First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sir Phillip Jones, inspected personnel from across HMS Sultan within the Royal Naval Air Engineering and Survival Equipment School’s Stephenson Hangar, including a Guard of Honour made up of current trainees.

The Admiral who was accompanied throughout by Captain Peter Towell, the Commanding Officer of HMS Sultan, also presented several medals for Long Service and Good Conduc (LSGC)t, before he took the salute from those on parade.


The following presentations were made by Vice Admiral Tony Radakin for the LSGC Medal:

Lt Cdr M J McCrea

Lt L D Milner          

CPO J Jarvis-Broad

PO S J Shovel