I think the US military is a long way from being okay about something like this. I hope the respect due her rank and role within the British Army remains, despite any objections others may have.
[Hannah Winterbourne] is the first transgender officer in the British army.
The 27-year-old was sponsored through the university by the army and commissioned from Sandhurst in August 2010.
Winterbourne says it was while she was at Sandhurst at the age of 23 that she realised she “was a woman but my body was wrong”.