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Royal Auxiliary Air Force Foundation

 Patron:  HRH  The  Duke  of  Gloucester

NEWS 2017

Petition for Long Service Medal

The RN/Army/RAF Long Service & Good Conduct Medal is now being awarded to officers after 15 years' service (with clasps for each successive 10 years) - albeit only for those who served after 29 Jul 2014.

This arbitrary qualification date has upset many who retired prior to that date and who consider it discriminatory. A Petition to Parliament to review the decision has been started and details can be found at:


15 April 2017