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Phil Gilby MBE


We are delighted to announce that Phil Gilby, Corps RSM and The Royal Marines Charity Trustee, has been awarded an MBE. Phil is one of 23 Royal Navy service personnel that was granted state honours by Her Majesty The Queen in the News Years Honours List.

W01 Phil Gilby has served as Corps RSM since November 2014. He was previously a Trustee for The Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund before joining the board of The Royal Marines Charity in January 2015.

Other honours close to our hearts include:

  • Our former President and CGRM Major General Martin Smith MBE, to be Companion of the Order of the Bath
  • The RSM of the Commando Training Wing at CTCRM and also trustee of the RMA WO1 (RSM) Craig (Bruce) Riach, also to be Member of the Order of the British Empire

You can view the full military division of the New Years Honours list 2017 here