‘This is the proudest day of my career to date’ – Melbourn cadet becomes Royal Navy officer at passing out ceremony in Devon
PUBLISHED: 12:02 21 August 2016
A navy cadet from Melbourn has celebrated his commissioning as a Royal Navy officer in front of family and friends at the Britannia Royal Naval College in Devon.
Matthew Karner, 26, completed most of his 30-week intensive training course in Dartmouth, but also conducted exercises in the Baltic aboard HMS Ocean.
The former Melbourn Village College student said: “This is the proudest day of my career to date. I look forward to the next stage of training to become a fully-fledged member of the marine engineering branch.”
If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Royston Crow. Click the link in the orange box above for details.