updated 9:43 AM UTC, Dec 29, 2017

On 22 April 2015 in Howick (KwaZulu-Natal) H.E.Mr.M.Petrakov, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Republic of South Africa, presented the Ushakov Medal to Mrs.P.A.Aungiers, widow of the veteran of the Arctic (Northern) Convoys Mr.Jasper Donald Aungiers, which was awarded to him through Decree № 131 by H.E.Mr.V.Putin, President of the Russian Federation of March 10, 2014, for his personal courage and bravery displayed during the years of the Second World War.

J.D.Aungiers served onboard the HMS Bellona and participated in safeguarding the deliveries of the Allied aid to the USSR seaports.