Irish Naval Service

Recipient of the 2016 Ireland Medal

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The Lifesaving Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2016 Ireland Medal has been awarded to The Irish Naval Service in recognition of its permanent role as on-scene coordinator in deep sea Search and Rescue (SAR) lifesaving operations and its recent humanitarian rescuer role in the Mediterranean Sea.

 The 2016 Ireland Medal Presentation Ceremony will take place at Naval Base, Haulbowline, Cork on the 22nd of April 2017.