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    Researching my grandpa who, like me started flying in the RN and later joined the RAF. He saw action in France with 9 Sqn RNAS fling Sopwith Camels in WW1 and worked with gliders and the Air Cadet movement in WW2. Any details or info would be much appreciated.

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    You can download a copy of his RAF service record under AIR76 series files at The National Archives site for a small fee:

    http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/search-results.asp?searchtype=browserefine&query=last_nam e%3dnarbeth&catid=43&pagenumber=1&querytype=1&medi aarray=*

    The Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovilton may also be able to supply a copy of his RNAS service record:

    http://www.fleetairarm.com/naval-aviation-research.aspx

    See under heading 'Service Related Records'

    For information about obtaining a WWII service record go to:

    http://www.mod.uk/DefenceInternet/AboutDefence/WhatWeDo/Personnel/ServiceRecords/MakingARequestForInformationHeldOnThePersonnelReco rdsOfDeceasedServicePersonnel.htm

    Errol

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    Thanks, Errol. That's a great start!

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