Reservist Captain Lisa Irwin in an Afghan National Army hospital in Camp Shorabak [Picture: Sergeant Dan Bardsley RLC, Crown copyright]
In celebration of International Women’s Day on 8 March, meet a female reservist who has seen service in Afghanistan.
The reserve forces are a valued part of the UK military and their contribution is increasing significantly. Captain Lisa Irwin joined the Army Reserve after her interest was sparked at a freshers’ week she attended at university in Cardiff.
Read more: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/women-in-the-forces