John Cordell

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John Cordell (click the link to send an e-mail to John)

After leaving Halton John worked on Comet 2 and 4 Majors at Lyneham, also supporting aircrew training by secondment to Cyprus and Tobruk for many weeks.

Eventually posted to Borneo but only made it to Singapore due to the Indonesian war ending. Worked on Beverley aircraft until their demise, visiting Hong Kong and Katmandu again in support of aircrew training.

Last tour at St Athan on Victor Majors.

Unable to sign on to complete 22 years despite support from OC. Left the service as a Sergeant.

Four years spent at BAe Guided Weapons Unit then on to become a computer engineer with Texas Instruments, eventually being made Senior Manager in charge of nationwide support strength.

Now retired but working as hard as he ever did.


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