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Monday, 04 January 2021 10:21

New Years Honours 2021

The Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps are very proud to see so many of our personnel on the New Year Honours list 2021! There have been some outstanding achievements and examples of commitment and dedication. A huge congratulations to you all!


  • Col Alison McCourt OBE ARRC


  • Lieutenant Colonel Margaret Joyce DUFFIELD, RRC TD VR QARANC

           306 Hospital Support Regiment, CRHQ

  • Colonel Geoff Stuart HALL RRC

           RHQ DPHC (Central and Wessex)


  • Staff Sergeant Emma CLARKE ARRC QARANC

           Royal Centre for Defence Medicine

          Queen Elizabeth Hospital

  • Major Sam Jayne COBB ARRC QARANC                                                           

          Royal Centre for Defence Medicine

         Queen Elizabeth Hospital

  • Major Nicky Fiona CORKISH ARRC QARANC

          Regional Occupational Health Team

          Aldershot Garrison Medical Centre



  • Major Ami Alice Caroline NEWBURN-JOHNSON ARRC QARANC

          Joint Hospital Group South East


  • Lt Col (Retd) Jayne Cumming RRC

         Head of Nursing & Domiciliary Care

         Royal Hospital Chelsea

  • Maj Helen Towler QARANC

         Headquarters 2nd Medical Brigade 

  • Major Pat Wilson QARANC

          Army Personnel Centre, Glasgow

You can see the full list here

Published in Association News
Wednesday, 08 January 2020 08:30

The QARANC Association Medal

The QARANC Association Medal.

The medal is to be awarded annually to the QARANC Association retired member who has made an outstanding contribution to the Association by fostering esprit de corps, comradeship and the welfare of the Corps by preserving its traditions or relieving need, hardship or distress. The prize is funded by the QARANC Association and consists of a medal and a purse of £150.

The presentation of the Medal will take place at the annual reunion lunch.

Branches are requested to submit citations for this medal by COP 30th April for the 2020 Medal.

Citations that were submitted for 2019 will not be automatically submitted. If you wish to re submit a citation please update and submit by COP 31st March 2020. 


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A Career in Army Nursing


The QARANC employs Officers and Soldiers in both the Regular and Reserve Army, as Registered Nurses, Student Nurses, and Health Care Assistants, and we are always looking for people. If you are interested in a career as a Nurse or Health Care Assistant which also offers other great opportunities then you are just the person we are looking for. A career in the QARANC is more than a job, you will have access to extensive training and development opportunities, not just related to your job, but personal development too. You will have the opportunity to use your skills in diverse settings – wherever the Army is employed health care professionals from the QARANC are there. Right now there are QARANC personnel working around the world, including Sierra Leone, Canada, Mali, Afghanistan, Germany, and Cyprus. Being in the QARANC you will have access to, and be expected to undertake adventurous training, and you will have access to free medical and dental care, as well as robust annual leave and pension package. For information contact a member of the QARANC recruiting team on: 01276 412741, 01276 412742 or 01276 412740 or visit

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