Search in United Kingdom, Royal Air Force Officers’ Index, 1918-1919
United Kingdom, Royal Air Force Officers’ Index, 1918-1919
<p>This collection includes service records of over 99,000 officers who served in the Royal Air Force (RAF) during the First World War (1914-1918). Indexed records may include the first and last name as well as the date of birth.</p><br><p>The content in this collection originates from <a href="https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/" target="blank">The National Archives</a> and contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.</p><br><br>The records were created from the inception of the RAF in April 1918. However, they include retrospective details of earlier service in the Royal Flying Corps or Royal Naval Air Service, where appropriate. The full records may also provide the place of birth, next of kin, occupation, date of commission, subsequent promotion(s), the units the officer served in (including the dates he joined and left the units), details of specialist courses attended, information about the type of aircraft flown, details of any honors and awards, the dates they were announced in the London Gazette, the date the officer relinquished his commission, and his date of death or his retirement date.