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Service medal award for military personnel engaged in covid-19 operations

EDM (Early Day Motion) 735: tabled on 16 July 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 4 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House recognises the selfless service of military personnel engaged in covid-19 operations; notes that in times of conflict and war those personnel always step up and do their duty for Queen and Country; further notes that throughout the covid-19 pandemic the armed forces have once again been on the frontline building hospitals, keeping the supply chain open and operating mobile covid-19 testing sites throughout the UK; and calls on the Government to strike a service medal award in recognition that at a time when the country faced one of its greatest ever crisis the armed forces were once again leading the way.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.