Lt(N) Darrin Curran

Lt(N) Darrin Curran

Local cadets move up through the ranks

347 RCSCC Avenger held its ninth annual Ceremonial Review on May 27.

347 Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps Avenger held its ninth Annual Ceremonial Review on May 27 in the Ashcroft Secondary School gymnasium.

Family and friends attended the two-hour ceremony in which cadets were awarded special citations and promotions.

Adam Newman was promoted to Chief Petty Officer 1st Class and received his Sixth Year PIPs.

Shaun McKenna and Gabrielle Johannsson were promoted to Petty Officer 1st Class.

Brandon Douglas and Ian Curran were promoted to Petty Officer 2nd Class.

Cody Lambert and Ian Host were promoted to Master Seaman.

Griffin Aie, Jerico Hewitt and Jared Thompson-Fisher were promoted to Leading Seaman.

Travis Mayhew and Tyson Mayhew were promoted to Able Seaman.

CPO1 Newman, A was awarded the Lord Strathcona Medal by Lt(N) Curran.

PO1 Johannsson, G was awarded the Royal Canadian Legion Medal of Excellence by RCL Branch 113 member Fran Clark.