30 relations: Afghanistan, Aide-de-camp, Air commodore, Air officer commanding, Air vice-marshal, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, British Army, Cairo, Central Flying School, Charles Breese, Charles Hubert Boulby Blount, Distinguished Service Order, Duncan Pitcher, Edward Masterman, Ian Bonham-Carter, John Tremayne Babington, Knight Bachelor, No. 1 School of Technical Training RAF, No. 22 Group RAF, Officer commanding, Order of St Michael and St George, Order of the Bath, RAF Halton, Robert Gordon (RAF officer), Royal Air Force, Royal Flying Corps, Royal Military College, Sandhurst, SSAFA, World War I, World War II.
Afghanistan (Pashto/Dari:, Afġānistān), officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia.
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An aide-de-camp (or; French expression meaning literally helper in the (military) camp) is a personal assistant or secretary to a person of high rank, usually a senior military or government officer, a member of a royal family, or a head of state.
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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 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.
Air vice-marshal (AVM) is a two-star air-officer rank which originated in and continues to be used by the Royal Air Force.
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The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Princess Louise's) was a line infantry regiment of the British Army that existed from 1881 until amalgamation into the Royal Regiment of Scotland in March 2006.
The British Army is the United Kingdom's principal land warfare force.
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Cairo (القاهرة; Ⲕⲁϩⲓⲣⲏ) is the capital of Egypt and the largest city in the Middle-East and second-largest in Africa after Lagos.
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The Central Flying School (CFS) is the Royal Air Force's primary institution for the training of military flying instructors.
Air Vice Marshal Charles Dempster Breese CB AFC RAF (23 April 1889 – 5 March 1941) was an officer in the Royal Navy and a senior officer in the Royal Air Force in the first half of the 20th century.
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Air Vice-Marshal Charles Hubert Boulby Blount CB OBE MC (26 October 1893 – 23 October 1940) was an English soldier, airman and first-class cricketer.
The Distinguished Service Order (DSO) is a military decoration of the United Kingdom, and formerly of other parts of the Commonwealth of Nations and British Empire, awarded for meritorious or distinguished service by officers of the armed forces during wartime, typically in actual combat.
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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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.
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Air Commodore Ian Malcolm Bonham-Carter CB, OBE, RAF (1882 – 31 December 1953) was a senior officer in the Royal Air Force.
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Air Marshal Sir John Tremayne Babington, KCB, CBE, DSO (20 July 1891 – 20 March 1979) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force.
The appointment of Knight Bachelor (Kt) is a part of the British honours system.
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The officer commanding (OC) is the commander of a sub-unit or minor unit (smaller than battalion size), principally used in the United Kingdom and Commonwealth.
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.
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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Royal Air Force Halton or more simply RAF Halton is one of the largest Royal Air Force stations in the United Kingdom, located near the village of Halton near Wendover, Buckinghamshire.
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Air Commodore Robert Gordon CB, CMG, DSO, RAF (22 January 1882 – 25 September 1954) was an early British military aviator.
The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.
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The Royal Flying Corps (RFC) was the air arm of the British Army before and during the First World War, until it merged with the Royal Naval Air Service on 1 April 1918 to form the Royal Air Force.
The Royal Military College (RMC), founded in 1801 and established in 1802 at Great Marlow and High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire, but moved in October 1812 to Sandhurst, Berkshire, was a British Army military academy for training infantry and cavalry officers of the British and Indian Armies.
SSAFA, formerly known as Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association, is a UK charity that provides lifelong support to serving men and women and veterans from the British Armed Forces and their families or dependents.
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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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World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
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