The West Kent’s had also been involved in the Suez Crisis, arriving in Cyprus in November 1956. They also carried out engineering duties at RAF bases Episkopi and Nicosia. This plaque was presented when 9 Sqn left Cyprus for operations in Jordan in July 1958.
You are bidding on an absolutely stunning, Vintage 1960s Jens Quistgaard "Congo" Ice Bucket made by Dansk in 1960, presented as SMAMA Test Flight award in 1960- 63!! Measuring approximately 15" tall this beautiful iconic ice bucket oozes mid century style, designed by the one and only Jens Quistgaard this teak ice bucket has erganomic handle, stylish lid and lovely orange plastic liner!! If that wasn't enough, this beautiful ice bucket was actually awarded as a presentation gift for a SMAMA Test flight husband & wife Capt. & Mrs J.H.
Amazing RAF Transfers Bass Drum - Varnished on plywood. Label shows RAF Working Pattern No. 1 / Vocabulary Ref No 19/41. Underneath that is the Per Ardua ad Astra emblem and the Royal Air Force. Due to the size local pick up possible in central London (above Oxford St).
This RAF unit was operational from 1949 based at various places including RAF Wittering, RAF Winthorpe, RAF Swanton Morley & RAF Wyton. This plaque is presented to you on a heavy scrolled wooden base and really looks great.