The Commandant is delighted to be able to congratulate Maj Lesley Deacon, Maj John Seaman and Maj Sandy Grogan for their success on last week’s Comdt/DCC selection board which was held by 7th Infantry Brigade.
With effect from 1 Aug 21, Maj Deacon will be Commandant (in Lt Col ACF rank), Maj Seaman will be DCC Adults (in Lt Col ACF rank), and Maj Grogan will be DCC Cadets (in Lt Col ACF rank).
Col Adam Fraser-Hitchen noted that he could not have wished for three better individuals to assume these roles and is hugely confident that under their watch, Cambs ACF will go from strength to strength as an enjoyable, challenging, forward-leaning organisation where Adults and Cadets alike can strive for excellence.
Major Lesley Deacon will be promoted to Lieutenant Colonel on 1st August 2021 and become Commandant of Cambridgeshire Army Cadet Force. She is moving from her current role as Deputy Commandant (Cadets). Picture: Doug Stuart
Major Sandy Grogan (left) will be promoted to Lieutenant Colonel and become Deputy Commandant (Cadets). He moves from his current role as Officer Commanding 3 Company. Major John Seaman (right) will be promoted to Lieutenant Colonel and become Deputy Commandant (Adults). He is confirmed in his present role which was previously a temporary appointment. Pictures: Doug Stuart.