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Article about: Not a military uniform-this is a British Overseas Airways Corporation uniform from the 1950's period. Was your grandfather, perhaps a war-time pilot who hired on with the B.O.A.C. after the

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    William

    "Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."

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    Well done on the identification Steve!
    First one I see! I like it!.
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    Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
    cheers
    |<ris

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    Me too.........!
    Regards,


    Steve.

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    It's an interesting piece of kit.
    BOAC always reminds me of the DH Comet and the square window saga.Much learnt from that design fault,square vs round windows in commercial jet aircraft and fatigue cracking problems associated.
    Cheers
    Dave

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