BuShips Directive 1608-04 was issued 9 August 2016 under the authority of the Third Space Lord. It commissions GNS Paul of Tarsus (DD-56).
Attention to Orders:
Effective as of 0001 Hours on August 9, 2016, by order of the Third Space Lord, ADM Lord Sir John Roberts, KDE, SC, Earl New Mecklenbergand the High Admiral of the Grayson Space Navy, ADM Lord Sir Thomas Saidak (Tom Saidak), KDE, DSO, Steadholder Henesey, it is my pleasure and privilege to announce the commissioning of GNS Paul of Tarsus (DD-56). This is a Paul-class Destroyer and is assigned to the Grayson Space Navy/Fourth Fleet (Wokingham, Berks, UK).
The following Naval personnel are hereby transferred and permanently assigned to GNS Paul of Tarsus (DD-56):
- S3C Misha Sumra, GSN (assigned as CO)
- S3C Sam Hall, GSN (assigned as XO)
- S1C Ben Lyon (assigned as Bosun)
- PO1 Tobias Cooper
- PO3 Glen Turnbull, GSN
- S3C Richard Evans
- S3C Deborah Fishburn
- C1 Sarah Brider
- C1 Gillian Dickson
The following brevets are hereby authorized:
In Service to Her Majesty, the Sovereign Queen of the Star Kingdom of Manticore, Elizabeth III, and for the Protector of Grayson, Benjamin IX,