Dec 11, 2018
NATO CIS Group Awards
Ceremony held in SHAPE, Belgium
12 December 2018
MONS, Belgium -
Commander of the NATO CIS Group (NCISG), Major General Wolfgang RENNER,
presided over the annual NCISG Awards Ceremony on 12 December 2018. This ceremony is held at the conclusion of
the COM NCISG’s winter conference and is the occasion at which personnel who
have distinguished themselves throughout the preceding year are recognized.
General Renner presented 35 Individual Recognition Awards to staff from the HQ
and the Battalions, 5 Team Awards; these are to recognise significant
achievements and performances of ad hoc teams, which may consist of members
taken from across different units or even Battalions. Three of the Team Awards were presented for
work related to Trident Juncture 2018, one to the NATO Mission Iraq Planning
Team, and the final one to the 3rd NATO Signal Battalion (NSB),
Battalion Readiness Inspection Team. Finally, three Unit Awards were presented: one each to 1st NSB,
DCM-F; 2nd NSB, DCM-D; and 3rd NSB, DCM-A.
General Renner concluded by thanking everyone for their hard work in support of
the NCISG, and wished them all Merry Christmas, a Happy New Year.