Edward Henry "Bob" Young flew with 8 Squadron in the Middle East. He qualified to fly the Tempest Mk. VI on 3rd May 1948. Bob also flew the Bristol Brigand.

Thanks to Bob and his son Geoff for sharing these photos!



Note: Bob Young is also in this 8 Sqn group photo, Khormaksar Aden. Front row, 2nd in from the left.

No 8 Squadron, RAF, Khormaksar Aden




Copyright Geoff Young



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