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1. Name
Andrew EAMES
2. Date Commissioned
1 Sep 1964
3. Date retired
31 Jul 1995
4. Rank
Lt Col
5. Awarded wings
29 Jul 1966
6. Flying schools
1FTS (Chipmunk)
705 NAS
707 NAS
AAC Middle Wallop
7. Aircraft types flown
Tiger Moth
Chipmunk
Hiller 12E
Whirlwind 3, Whirlwind 7
Wessex 5
Scout
Wasp
Gazelle
8. Squadrons

705 NAS
707 NAS
845 NAS(twice)
8 Flt AAc
666 Sqn AAC
3 Cdo Bde Air Sqn RM (twice)

9. Aircraft Carriers

Bulwark
Albion
Hermes
Fearless
Intrepid
Olwen (RFA)

10.Decorations
GSM with clasp 'Northern Ireland'
11. General

Andrew Eames entered as a Short Service officer in September 1964. He later transferred to Short Service (Flying) during officer training.

After flying training Andrew served in 845 Naval Air Squadron, and then on exchange to AAC in 24 Bde's Squadron - Spearhead to NI in Aug 69 (The first Marine on an emergency tour by one day!)

He transferred to the General List in 1971 and went on to serve in: 41 Cdo in Malta, Dept CGRM (when there was such a thing) as DAAG(PS), 40 Cdo as OC A Coy, Fearless as AOO, MoD as SO1 Def Sys, Naples as SO1 Amphib in HQ COMSTRIKFORSOUTH, and finally at Fleet HQ before retiring in 1995.