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Edward Masterman

Air Commodore Edward Alexander Dimsdale Masterman CB CMG CBE AFC RAF (15 April 1880 – 26 August 1957) was a senior officer in the Royal Air Force in the first half of the 20th century. [1]

38 relations: Air commodore, Air Force Cross (United Kingdom), Air officer commanding, Airship, Aldershot, Alfred Warrington-Morris, Arthur Longmore, Barnes Wallis, Brigadier general, Britannia Royal Naval College, Central Flying School, Commandant Royal Observer Corps, Duncan Pitcher, Felton Holt, General officer commanding, Hampshire, Hillingdon House, HMS Revenge (1892), HMS Vernon, Lieutenant (navy), Lionel Charlton, Mooring mast, No. 10 Group RAF, No. 22 Group RAF, No. 7 Group RAF, Norman MacEwen, Order of St Michael and St George, Order of the Bath, Order of the British Empire, RAF Bentley Priory, RAF Fighter Command, RAF Uxbridge, Royal Air Force, Royal Naval Air Service, Royal Navy, Royal Observer Corps, Thomas Higgins (RAF officer), World War I.

Air commodore

Air commodore (Air Cdre in the RAF and IAF; AIRCDRE in the RNZAF and RAAF; formerly A/C in the RCAF) is a one-star rank and the most junior of the air-officer ranks which originated in and continues to be used by the Royal Air Force.

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Air Force Cross (United Kingdom)

The Air Force Cross (AFC) is a military decoration awarded to personnel of the United Kingdom Armed Forces, and formerly also to officers of the other Commonwealth countries, for "an act or acts of valour, courage or devotion to duty whilst flying, though not in active operations against the enemy".

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Air officer commanding

Air officer commanding (AOC) is a title given in the air forces of Commonwealth (and some other) nations to an air officer who holds a command appointment which typically comprises a large, organized collection of air force assets.

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Airship

An airship or dirigible is a type of aerostat or lighter-than-air aircraft which can navigate through the air under its own power.

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Aldershot

Aldershot is a town in the English county of Hampshire, located on heathland about southwest of London.

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Alfred Warrington-Morris

Air Commodore Alfred Drummond Warrington-Morris CB CMG OBE AFC RAF (18 December 1883 – 24 March 1962) was a senior officer in the Royal Air Force during the first half of the 20th century.

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Arthur Longmore

Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Murray Longmore GCB, DSO (8 October 1885 – 10 December 1970) was an early naval aviator, before reaching high rank in the Royal Air Force.

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Barnes Wallis

Sir Barnes Neville Wallis, CBE FRS, RDI, FRAeS (26 September 1887 – 30 October 1979), was an English scientist, engineer and inventor.

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Brigadier general

Brigadier general is a senior rank in the armed forces.

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Britannia Royal Naval College

Britannia Royal Naval College (BRNC), commonly known simply as Dartmouth, is the initial officer training establishment of the British Royal Navy, located on a hill overlooking Dartmouth, Devon, England.

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Central Flying School

The Central Flying School (CFS) is the Royal Air Force's primary institution for the training of military flying instructors.

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Commandant Royal Observer Corps

The Commandant of the Royal Observer Corps (CROC) was the Royal Air Force commander of the Royal Observer Corps.

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Duncan Pitcher

Air Commodore Duncan le Geyt Pitcher CMG, CBE, DSO, RAF (31 August 1877 – 1 September 1944) was an infantry and cavalry officer in the British Indian Army.

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Felton Holt

Air Vice Marshal Felton Vesey Holt CMG, DSO, RAF (23 February 1886–23 April 1931) was a squadron and wing commander in the Royal Flying Corps who became a brigadier general in the newly established Royal Air Force just before the end of the First World War.

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General officer commanding

General officer commanding (GOC) is the usual title given in the armies of Commonwealth (and some other, such as in Ireland) nations to a general officer who holds a command appointment.

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Hampshire

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Hillingdon House

Hillingdon House is a Grade II listed mansion in Hillingdon, Greater London.

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HMS Revenge (1892)

HMS Revenge was a pre-dreadnought battleship of the ''Royal Sovereign'' class of the British Royal Navy.

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HMS Vernon

Two ships and a training establishment of the Royal Navy have borne the name HMS Vernon, possibly after Admiral Edward Vernon.

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Lieutenant (navy)

LieutenantThe pronunciation of lieutenant is generally split between or, generally in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Commonwealth countries, and or, generally associated with the United States.

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Lionel Charlton

Air Commodore Lionel Evelyn Oswald Charlton CB, CMG, DSO, RAF (7 July 1879 – 18 April 1958) was a British infantry officer who served in the Second Boer War.

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Mooring mast

A mooring mast, or mooring tower, is a structure designed to allow for the docking of an airship outside of an airship hangar or similar structure.

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No. 10 Group RAF

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No. 22 Group RAF

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No. 7 Group RAF

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Norman MacEwen

Air Vice Marshal Sir Norman Duckworth Kerr MacEwen CB, CMG, DSO, RAF (8 November 1881 – 29 January 1953) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force during the first half of the 20th century.

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Order of St Michael and St George

The Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George is a British order of chivalry founded on 28 April 1818 by George, Prince Regent, later King George IV, while he was acting as Prince Regent for his father, King George III.

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Order of the Bath

The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (formerly the Most Honourable Military Order of the Bath) is a British order of chivalry founded by George I on 18 May 1725.

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Order of the British Empire

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is the "order of chivalry of British democracy", rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations and public service outside the Civil Service.

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RAF Bentley Priory

RAF Bentley Priory was a non-flying Royal Air Force station near Stanmore in the London Borough of Harrow.

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RAF Fighter Command

RAF Fighter Command was one of the commands of the Royal Air Force.

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RAF Uxbridge

RAF Uxbridge was a Royal Air Force (RAF) station in Uxbridge, within the London Borough of Hillingdon, occupying a site that originally belonged to the Hillingdon House estate.

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Royal Air Force

The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.

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Royal Naval Air Service

The Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) was the air arm of the Royal Navy, under the direction of the Admiralty's Air Department, and existed formally from 1 July 1914Admiralty Circular CW.13963/14, 1 July 1914: "Royal Naval Air Service - Organisation" to 1 April 1918, when it was merged with the British Army's Royal Flying Corps to form a new service, the Royal Air Force, the first of its kind in the world.

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Royal Navy

The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's principal naval warfare force.

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Royal Observer Corps

The Royal Observer Corps (ROC) was a civil defence organisation operating in the United Kingdom between 29 October 1925 and 31 December 1995, when the Corps' civilian volunteers were stood down.

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Thomas Higgins (RAF officer)

Air Commodore Thomas Charles Reginald Higgins CB CMG DL RAF (21 July 1880 – 22 September 1953) was an early British aviator and senior Royal Flying Corps commander during World War I. After initially serving in the Royal Navy, in 1900 he joined the The King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) and saw active service in the Transvaal, Natal and on the Zululand Frontier during the Boer War.

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World War I

World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Masterman

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