Les femmes de la Marine à l'honneur toute l'année | colsbleus.fr : le magazine de la Marine Nationale. → En 2013, pour la première fois au sein de la Gendarmerie maritime, une femme est devenue Général. Isabelle Guion de Méritens, alors colonel, avait pris le 4 septembre 2012 le commandement de la gendarmerie maritime ; elle s’était déjà distinguée comme première saint-cyrienne gendarme et comme première femme promue au grade de colonel en France.
Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Kiley Sosbe applies a tourniquet to the arm of Seaman Valeriya Podogut during a medical training team exercise aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66). Hue City is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility promoting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Matthew R. Cole/Released)
Sellos Reino Unido. Tema: Patrimonio Marítimo. Descripción: "LORD FISHER - DREADNOUGHT ". Valor: 26 p. Año: 1982. Nota: Fue el responsable de la consrrucción del buque, el,cual fué botado por el rey Enrique VIII con una botella de vino australiano.
CANADIAN PROVOST CORPS UNIFORMS WW2 The headdress most commonly seen in wear by Provosts is the khaki beret. It did not come into general wear by Canadians until late 1942, and for the first year of issue, was worn primarily overseas. It was worn with battledress and with the Khaki Drill uniform by all ranks. Unlike postwar berets, the wartime beret did not have a built in stiffener to assist in positioning the cap badge.
Constance Hale (now Pearn) had a unique sea-going role with the Royal Navy in the Battle of the Atlantic. In 1943 she was drafted as a Women’s Royal Naval Service (WRNS) shorthand typist aboard the Philante helping train new crews in the Irish Sea on three day exercises to learn anti-submarine techniques which was vital for survival in the Battle. For her time in the WRNS, Petty Officer Hale received several medals but she is one of a few women to have received the Atlantic Star. The…