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leading aircraftman

Line breaks: lead|ing air¦craft|man

Definition of leading aircraftman in English:

noun (plural leading aircraftmen)

A rank held by a man in the RAF, above aircraftman and below senior aircraftman.
Example sentences
  • In 1942 he closed the business and joined the RAF, serving in Coastal Command stations until he was posted to India, where he was a leading aircraftman in a maintenance unit.
  • He had previously enjoyed a career in the nascent Royal Air Force as a leading aircraftman in the 1920s.
  • George was a 19-year-old leading aircraftman in the RAF, billetted in Blackpool with his pal.

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