All of the crew died in the incident, including the pilot of the Martinet, Cadet Corporal
Bruton and Flt Lt Quinton.
Cadet Sergeant Daniel Sutton and Cadet Corporal
Steven Ferrari recently became pilots.
It was presented to Cadet Flight Sergeant Connor Little and Cadet Corporal Deanna Young who received the award on behalf of the cadets of 121 Squadron.
TROPHY TIME: Nuneaton based Air Cadets are presented with the Royal Air Forces Association Coventry Branch Wings Appeal Trophy (l-r) Bill Taylor (RAFA), Cadet Flight Sergeant Connor Little, Cadet Corporal Deanna Young and David Palmer (chairman Coventry branch RAFA); right, collecting for the Wing's Appeal in Nuneaton town centre
But Sqn Ldr turned any feelings of nervousness to joy for Cadet Corporal
Taras Andrusin who he promoted to the rank of Cadet Sergeant After his inspection of 121 (Nuneaton) Squadron, Sqn Ldr Bryan Coats said: "I am delighted to have been asked to present Taras with his Sergeant's stripes.
HELPING HAND: Air Cadet Corporal
Reece Leatham helps pack bags of festive food for needy families
front row L to R) Cadet Sergeant Sarah Painter, Cadets Michael Griffiths, Daniel Game, and Cadet Corporal
AWARDS: Pictured from left at the presentation are Cadet Ben McQuillan, Cadet Corporal
Liam Matthews and Dr Peter John Miller County Surgeon with St Johns Ambulance.
Matthews and Cadet Sergeant Ormsby have given up weekends to help out at community events including the Coventry Donkey Derby, Kenilworth's Two Castles Run and the Coventry Half Marathon.
Sasha Dowdall with RAF police dog Bow and (below) with the large German shepherd 'hanging off her arm'.
The Bedworth teenager is a cadet corporal
with 121 (Nuneaton) Squadron of the Air Training Corps and took to the air after being awarded a five-day residential gliding scholarship course at RAF Cosford.
Among those who took part was 16-year-old cadet corporal
Dale Mckeown, of Bedworth.