11 May 2001
Three: Naval Airman 1st Class A.J. Spink, Royal Navy, Naval General Service 1915-62, one clasp, Near East (L/F. 931970 N.A.1, R.N.), officially renamed; General Service 1962, one clasp, Malay Peninsula (F. 913970 N.A.1, R.N.); Naval Long Service and Good Conduct, E.II.R. (F. 931970 N.A.1, H.M.S. Heron), good very fine and better (3)
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H.M.S. Heron was the Royal Naval Air Station at Yeovilton from 1940.
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