Recent graduate wins Meritorious Service Award

8 November 2018

Emily O'Donovan with Lord Lieutenant Tim Stevenson

Midshipman Emily O'Donovan '18 received a Meritorious Service Award at the Oxfordshire Lord Lieutenant's Awards Ceremony.

Anthropology graduate, Emily was given the award for her outstanding contribution to Oxford University Royal Naval Unit - especially her outreach and community activities. She received the award from Lord Lieutenant Tim Stevenson OBE at the ceremony in Pembroke College.

Lt Will Jones RN, OC Oxford URNU - Emily's commanding officer - wrote in her citation:

“Midshipman Emily O’Donovan sets an excellent standard for the rest of the Unit and routinely goes above and beyond in her appointment as Senior Midshipman (SMID) of the Oxford URNU.”

Many congratulations to Emily.