Corporal Katrina Hodge is a serving member of the British Army from Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent in south-east England who was Miss England 2009.
She was deployed to Iraq in 2005. and earned a commendation for her bravery whilst serving with the Royal Anglian Regiment in Iraq for wrestling two rifles from a prisoner following a road traffic accident.
Hodge was the first military member to ever enter a UK pageant. She wanted to break stereotypes of females in the Army and in Pageants.
As part-time model, at the finals for the 2008 Miss England held on 18 July 2008, she placed fourth and won Miss Eco Girl.
Originally she was the runner up in the 2009 Miss England competition, but became Miss England on 7 November 2009 when the pageant winner Rachel Christie stepped down after she was involved in a fight