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From left to right - Lt Col Keith Spiers, PO Jessica Metcalfe and SAC Shona Brownlee - have all been included on the list (Picture: MOD).
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New Year Honours list: All the military personnel recognised

More than 100 Armed Forces personnel from across defence have been recognised in the 2022 New Year Honours.

Armed Forces recognised for outstanding achievements in the New Year Honours list 31122021 CREDIT MOD
From left to right - Lt Col Keith Spiers, PO Jessica Metcalfe and SAC Shona Brownlee - have all been included on the list (Picture: MOD).

More than 100 military personnel have been recognised in the 2022 New Year Honours list. 

Personnel from across the three services have been honoured by the Queen in the annual list for bravery, commitment and commendable service.

Service members have been recognised for extraordinary contributions to their service and country, from support during the COVID-19 pandemic to fundraising for injured and ill personnel and veterans.

Defence Secretary Ben Wallace said: "I would like to congratulate the brilliant servicemen and women who have been granted state honours in the New Year Honours list.

"I am extremely proud of our people who continue to serve our country with great honour and distinction."

Below is all the military personnel recognised in the New Year Honours list. 

Royal Navy

Knights Commander of the Order of the British Empire (KBE):

  • Vice Admiral Christopher Reginald Summers Gardner CBE

Companions of the Order of the Bath (CB)

  • Rear Admiral Hugh Dominic Beard

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire (CBE):

  • Captain Mark Edgar John Anderson 
  • Brigadier Daniel James Edward Cheesman MBE
  • Surgeon Commodore Stuart Mark Collett

Officers of the Order of the British Empire (OBE):

  • Colonel Richard Charles Morris MBE
  • Commander Katie Marie Muir
  • Colonel Simon Milward Rogers
  • Surgeon Commander Lisa Claire Stevens 
  • Commander Mark Walker 

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE):

  • Lance Corporal Alexandre Pierre Cassabois
  • Lieutenant Carlo Riccardo Contaldi
  • Chief Petty Officer Colette Natasha Green
  • Leading Logistician (Writer) Rebecca Anne Harrington 
  • Warrant Officer Class 1 Robert McAusland Henderson MVO
  • Lieutenant Commander Edward Higgins 
  • Warrant Officer Class 1 John McWilliams
  • Petty Officer Medical Assistant Jessica Metcalfe
  • Lieutenant Commander Gordon Smith
  • Chief Petty Officer Logistician (Catering Services) Robert Thompson 

Watch: Lieutenant Colonel Lucinda Butler of the Royal Logistic Corps on her MBE for her efforts in the coronavirus response.

British Army

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire (CBE):

  • Major General Christopher Brendan Kevin Barry OBE
  • Colonel Craig Ian Hanson
  • Brigadier Robin Ronald Edward Lindsay
  • Colonel Alan Mistlin
  • Major General Simon Howe Brooks-Ward CVO, OBE, TD, VR

Companions of the Order of the Bath (CB):

  • Major General Jonathan James Cole OBE
  • Major General Timothy David Hyams OBE
  • Lieutenant General Stuart Richard Skeates CBE

Officers of the Order of the British Empire (OBE):

  • Lieutenant Colonel Oliver James Michael Bartels
  • Colonel James Nicholas Briers Birch
  • Acting Lieutenant Colonel Timothy Andrew Wight-Boycott
  • Lieutenant Colonel David Royston John Calder
  • Colonel Kirsten Julie Dagless
  • Lieutenant Colonel Timothy James Jonathan Draper
  • Lieutenant Colonel David Anthony Goodacre
  • Lieutenant Colonel James Robert Howard
  • Lieutenant Colonel Timothy Paul James
  • Lieutenant Colonel Keith Edward Spiers TD, VR
  • Lieutenant Colonel Caroline Charlotte Vincent

Watch: Colour Sergeant Roger Coates was 'totally bowled over' upon hearing of his MBE.

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE):

  • Warrant Officer Class 2 Dominic Jason Bellman
  • Major Mark Eric Black
  • Lieutenant Colonel Bryon Harvey Brotherton
  • Corporal Darren Iain Burmis
  • Lieutenant Colonel Lucinda Jane Butler
  • Captain Oliver George Owen Carmichael
  • Acting Major James William Carrahar VR
  • Acting Lieutenant Colonel Ross Alexander Carter
  • Major James Richard Chacksfield
  • Colour Sergeant Roger Anthony Maurice Coates VR
  • Staff Sergeant Timothy Alan William Davies
  • Major James Alexander Douglas
  • Acting Lieutenant Colonel Gary Anthony Fitchett
  • Warrant Officer Class 2 David Kingsley Gosney
  • Warrant Officer Class 1 Donald Edward Grant
  • Captain Thomas James Hames
  • Staff Sergeant Nikky Stephen Hawke
  • Major Martin Hayes
  • Staff Sergeant Ty Jewell
  • Major Daniel Anthony Jones
  • Lieutenant Colonel Callum Angus Mackay Lane
  • Colour Sergeant Perrie Michael Leith VR
  • Lieutenant Colonel Ruth Rosemary Littlejohns VR
  • Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan Stewart MacGill
  • Lieutenant Colonel Andrew George Maund
  • Acting Sergeant Roxanne Ellouise McKinnon
  • Major Brendon Metherell
  • Lance Corporal Danielle Marie Collingridge-Moore
  • Major Taniya Elizabeth Sarah Morris
  • Warrant Officer Class 1 Adam Robert Philpotts
  • Lieutenant Colonel Melanie Emma Prangnell
  • Warrant Officer Class 2 Martin Raymond Price
  • Corporal Andrew Ronald Ritchie
  • Acting Lieutenant Colonel Stefan Karol Siemieniuch
  • Captain Timothy John Smalley
  • Major Angus Donald Steele
  • Corporal Joseva Koroi Vakacokaivalu
  • Warrant Officer Class 1 Lindsey John Ware
  • Lieutenant Colonel Liam Paul Wilson

Watch: Retired RAF Wing Commander Kirsty Bushell speaks of being 'overwhelmed initially' on the news of her receiving a CBE for her work with the charity SSAFA.

Royal Air Force

Knights Commander of the Order of the Bath (KCB):

  • Air Marshal Gerard Michael David Mayhew CBE

Companions of the Order of the Bath (CB):

  • Air Vice-Marshal Clare Samantha Walton

Dames Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE):

  • Air Marshal Susan Catherine Gray CB, OBE

Commanders of the Order of the British Empire (CBE):

  • Group Captain Jonathan Blythe Crawford OBE
  • Group Captain Gavin Paul Hellard

Officers of the Order of the British Empire (OBE):

  • 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
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Senior Aircraftwoman Shona Brownlee - the RAF's sportswoman of the year - will receive an MBE (Picture: MOD).

Members of the Order of the British Empire (MBE):

  • Flight Sergeant Carl Barker
  • Chief Technician Lee Owen Betts
  • Senior Aircraftwoman Shona Claire Brownlee
  • Squadron Leader Mark Discombe A.F.C.
  • 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