Queen honours Aussie nurse for bravery after she died in terror attack

Oswestry hero receives Queen's Gallantry Award for beach rescue

Eight people, including Ms Boden, were killed when terrorists attacked members of the public on London Bridge and at Borough Market.

Heroes of the London Bridge terror attack, including two who died trying to save others, have been recognised by the Queen for their bravery.

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Three police officers also received awards for their bravery in tackling the terrorists.

Ellen Gauntlett and Justin Jones may have saved Pc Guenigault's life, the awarding committee said.

Others recognised in the 20-strong list include Hassan Zubier, who said he was "extremely honoured" to be awarded the George Medal after being injured while trying to help victims during a deadly knife attack in Finland a year ago.

Off-duty Pc Charlie Guenigault, who came to Pc Marques' aid, was also awarded a George Medal, while Pc Leon McLeod, who was Pc Marques' partner on the night, was awarded the Queen's Gallantry Medal.

The 28-year-old was fatally stabbed when she ran to assist victims who had been targeted by three terrorists in a white van.

Romanian Florin Morariu, who threw crates at the attackers then helped people hide in his bakery, has also been recognised with the same award.

The awarding committee said: "Using his skateboard as a weapon, he was well aware that it was no match for the weapons that were being used by the assailants".

Four border force officers are recognised with a Queen's Commendation for Bravery for rescuing people after two different ships capsized.

Thomas Jackson, who died trying to save fellow Briton Mia Ayliffe-Chung during a frenzied knife attack at a backpacker hostel in Australia nearly two years ago, is posthumously awarded a Queen's Gallantry Medal.

Daniel Richards, who comforted Ms Ayliffe-Chung as she died, is awarded the same medal. His family said that while the award was "a bittersweet moment", the 30-year-old "will always be our hero". "Neither man knew the two girls yet were willing to risk their own lives to ensure the safety of two strangers".

Reacting to news of the medal, Mr Adams said: "I am humbled and honoured to receive the Queen's Gallantry Medal".

Mr Moore, who used his body to shield the others when the auto exploded and suffered burns, received a Queen's gallantry medal while his partner Ms Cosgrove was commended for her bravery.

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