The citation of merit was awarded "in recognition of his devotion to the
cause of the saving of life in an aquatic environment"
Presenting the award were, left to right:
Frank Nolan, Chairman, Irish Water Safety.
Tony Killeen, TD, Minister of State at the Department of Environment.
Capt. Michael Langran, FNI, MD Sea and Shore.
Klaus Wilkens, President of the International Life Saving Federation of