Item BCA - 2021.2755 - RAF Brize Norton awarded the Firmin Sword of Peace

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BCA - 2021.2755


RAF Brize Norton awarded the Firmin Sword of Peace


  • April 2021 (Creation)

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RAF Brize Norton received the Firmin Sword of Peace, awarded in April 2021, after being deemed to have made the most valuable contribution to humanitarian activities of all RAF bases. The photograph shows Flight Lieutenant Ben Burton, the base's safety officer unsheathing the sword with the Chief of Air Staff Mike Wigston.

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