Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Luke was unable to travel home during his training, something which Kirsty said pushed him on.
She added: “Usually they get two weeks off during training however because of lockdown, he has had to work through it.
“It drove him on to do it for himself as he was looking forward to us meeting his senior officers.”
Luke is now home for nine weeks before heading off to HMS Sultan to undergo 29-weeks of training to become an aircraft engineer.
“I’m just so proud of him,” Kirsty added.
“He went in a boy and has came out a sailor.”
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