Royal Air Forces Ex-P.O.W. Association

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Royal Air Forces Ex-P.O.W. Association

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Royal Air Forces Ex-P.O.W. Association was established in the 1950s by a small group of ex-prisoners of war who met occasionally at a pub in the Holborn district of London, England.


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The aims of the Royal Air Forces Ex-P.O.W. Association are; to provide a means of association for men who served in any branch of the Allied Air Forces who became prisoners of war; to help financially or in other ways these men, their wives, widows, descendants or relations either for the relief of poverty or for educational purposes; to promote, maintain, improve and advance education, particularly music education (see activities), and to encourage the arts and; to establish charities and schemes to attain these ends.

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Created by NM in 2019.



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  • EAC

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