To:    All TRMN personnel
From:    Commanding Officer 2nd Fleet.
Re:    Appointment of Commanding Officer, Task Force 21


Effective 01 December, 2019, Rear Admiral of the Red Sir Wayne BRUNS, Baron Grosvenor, is hereby appointed Commanding Officer, Task Force 21, Royal Manticoran Navy, relieving Commodore Dame Ann Erikson.

Second Fleet extends its thanks and gratitude to Commodore Erikson for her exceptional service.

Rear Admiral Bruns is directed and required to transfer aboard the flagship of TF21, there to assume the duties and responsibilities for regional oversight over all Her Majesty’s ships, light attack craft, and pinnaces operating in Task Force 21.

I do hereby direct all officers herein named to take charge of their commands and proceed to their assigned patrol area and protect the lives and property of all Allied citizens therein. In addition, you will fulfill any other duties as may be assigned by the Second Fleet Commander, his Deputies and the First Space Lord, this order made under my hand will be effective 0001 hours 01 DEC-2019

Honour of the Queen!

Geoffrey Strayer, KDE, KR, SC, CGM, GS
Rear Admiral of the Red, RMN
Commanding Officer, Second (Gryphon) Fleet