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News Story - Medals for British Antarctic Survey staff

Date: 08 Feb 2010

Captain J R Harper
Captain J R Harper
The Polar Medal was awarded to three members of staff in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List. Congratulations go to Geophysicist Rob Larter, Chief Pilot Alan Meredith and former Personnel Officer Richard Hanson.

Captain John Harper, Master of RRS Ernest Shackleton, has been awarded the Merchant Navy Medal “For services to polar exploration, especially ice navigation and pilotage.”