MOD main building in Whitehall, London

Tuesday 4th January 2022

Armed Forces personnel have been granted state honours by Her Majesty The Queen in the annual New Year Honours list.

Royal Air Force Awards

Promotions and appointments to the military division of the most honourable order of the Bath

As Knight Commander

  • Air Marshal Gerard Michael David MAYHEW, CBE

As Companion

  • Air Vice-Marshal Clare Samantha WALTON

Promotions in and appointments to the military division of the most excellent order of the British Empire

As Dame Commander

  • Air Marshal Susan Catherine GRAY, CB, OBE

As Commanders

  • Group Captain Jonathan Blythe CRAWFORD, OBE
  • Group Captain Gavin Paul HELLARD

As Officers

  • Group Captain Nicholas Charles Joseph BRITTAIN
  • Group Captain William Edward DOLE
  • Group Captain Shaun GEE
  • Group Captain Richard David GRIMSHAW
  • Wing Commander Dominic Francis Owen HOLLAND
  • Group Captain Sarah Catherine MOOREHEAD
  • Wing Commander Piers Lawrence MORRELL

As Members

  • Flight Sergeant Carl BARKER
  • Chief Technician Lee Owen BETTS
  • Senior Aircraftwoman Shona Claire BROWNLEE
  • Squadron Leader Mark DISCOMBE, AFC
  • Wing Commander Nathan FOSTER
  • Master Aircrew James FOWLER
  • Squadron Leader Angela HEMLIN
  • Flight Lieutenant Steven Mathew HEWER
  • Squadron Leader Katherine Alexandra LEE
  • Flight Lieutenant Jonathan Patrick O’ROURKE
  • Corporal Christopher Stephen RIMMER
  • Squadron Leader Tracey McDonnell ROWLANDS

Royal Red Cross

As an Ordinary Member of the Royal Red Cross, First Class

  • Group Captain Fionnuala Mary BRADLEY

As an Ordinary Associate of the Royal Red Cross, Second Class

  • Flight Sergeant Holly Anne CHAMBERS
  • Squadron Leader Sherry Louise MCBAIN
  • Squadron Leader Elizabeth Frances PAXMAN
  • Sergeant Victoria Lee VAN DER WEL
  • Squadron Leader Christopher John WELLS

See the full list of the Military Division of the New Year Honours 2022

From: Ministry of Defence published 31 December 2021

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