WW1 British War Medal and Victory Medal Pair, Flying Officer WW2, + Dog Tags

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WW1 British War Medal and Victory Medal Pair, Flying Officer WW2, + Dog Tags

  1. British War Medal and Victory Medal, correctly impressed ‘243720 2.A.M. W. Shearing R.A.F.’
  2. WW2 Air Ministry Medal issue box addressed to F/O W. Shearing 315 Crofton Road, Orpington, Kent. ( Medals and slip missing)
  3. Pair of Officers fibre Identity Discs. impressed ‘W Shearing Offr. C.E. 178130 RAFVR

L.G. 25/8/44 confirms both numbers (243720 and 178130) with Sergeant William Shearing’s appointment to commission as Pilot Officer on prob. (emergency) under the administrative and special duties branch.

WW1 RAF number for this man is in the ex-RNAS block. Needs research.