Air Force Academy

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Air Force Academy.

Air Force Academy

Air Force Academy

Royal Australian Air Force Academy

Royal Australian Air Force Academy

ILYUSHIN, Sergei Vladimirovich (1894 - 1977), Order of Lenin (5 times); Soviet aircraft designer; Professor, N. E. Zhukovsky Air Force Engineering Academy; Lieutenant-General, Engineering Technical Service

GOODPASTER, Andrew Jackson (1915 - 2005), United States Army, retired; US Medal of Freedom, 1984; DSC (US); DSM (Def.) (Oak Leaf Cluster); DSM (Army) (3 Oak Leaf Clusters); DSM (Navy); DSM (Air Force); Silver Star; Legion of Merit (Oak Leaf Cluster); Purple Heart (Oak Leaf Cluster); Superintendent, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York (in grade of Lt-Gen.), 1977–81

DREYER, Georges (1873 - 1934), Professor of Pathology, Oxford University, since 1907; Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford; Fellow of the Royal Danish Academy of Letters and Sciences; late Member of Medical Research Council; Member of the Hebdomadal Council of the University of Oxford; Curator of the University Chest, Oxford; served in BEF in France, 1915–19; Hon. Lieut Colonel RAMC, attached Royal Air Force (despatches twice, CBE). Officer de l’Instruction Publique

PARKINSON, John (1885 - 1976), Consultant Physician to Cardiac Department of London Hospital; Consulting Physician to the National Heart Hospital; Consulting Cardiologist to the Royal Air Force, 1931–56; hon. corresponding member French Society of Cardiology; foreign correspondent French Academy of Medicine; Hon. Member International Society of Cardiology; Hon. President European Society of Cardiology; ex-President Association of Physicians of Great Britain and Ireland (1950); President British Cardiac Society, 1951–55

EDWARDS, Arthur Tudor (died 1946), Surgeon-in-Charge, Department of Thoracic Surgery, London Hospital; Surgeon, Brompton Hospital for Diseases of the Chest; Consultant Adviser to Minister of Health for Chest Casualties; Civilian Consultant in Chest Surgery to Royal Air Force; Hon. Consulting Thoracic Surgeon to the Army; Consulting Surgeon, King Edward VII Sanatorium, Midhurst; Consulting Thoracic Surgeon, LCC and Mount Vernon Hospitals; Examiner in Surgery, University of Cambridge; Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine and of the Association of Surgeons; President, Society of Thoracic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland; Hon. Fellow, American Association of Thoracic Surgeons; Corresponding Fellow, New York Academy of Medicine; Fellow (Foreign), Belgian Society of Surgery; Hon. MD Grenoble


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An undergraduate service school at Colorado Springs, Colorado. Candidates are appointed by political nomination. Founded by Congress in 1954, it officially opened in 1955 at Lowry Air Force Base in ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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