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• 1939-45 War • Royal Air Force

• RAF • Pilot Sergeant
Not all aircraft pilots were Officers. Here we see a Sergeant with his pilots wings. He wears the RAF side cap and the three stripes of a Sergeant.
Although Pilot Sergeants and Officers both flew aircraft, when back at the airfield their different rank meant they went to different messes.accomodation and eating arrangments
Generally they did not mix.