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Title Vic Hewes' Pilot Uniform Wings
Date 1940-1987
Collection Vic Hewes Collection
Object Name Pin, Insignia
Catalog Number 2012.42.3
Description Framed set of 19 pilot wings (right-left, top-bottom):
A. Name identification badge of matte goldtone, marked "B V Hewes"
B. Royal Air Force, Squadron Leader, worn by Vic Hewes from 1940-1947
C. Leicestershire Aero Club, member 1938-1939
D. Air Transport Auxiliary, Second Officer, worn by Vic Hewes from 1940-1941
E. Leicestershire Gliding Club, member 1947-1948
F. Royal Air Force, Chief Instructor, 1946-1948
G. Royal Canadian Air Force, Flying Officer, 1943
H. U.S. Army Air Corps, Pilot Officer, acquired in 1942
I. Northwest Airlines, acquired during participation in Korean Airlift, 1950
J. Delta, worn by Vic Hewes 1948-1953
K. Delta-C&S, 1953-1955
L. Delta first officer, 1950s
M. Delta second officer, 1950s
N. Delta captain, 1957
O. Air Atlanta, 1980s. Vic Hewes served as Director-Flight Operations 1982-1987
P. Delta captain, 1978
Q. Atlanta Sailplanes, member 1974-1976
R. Confederate Air Force sponsor, 1983
S. Confederate Air Force colonel, 1978
People Hewes, Basil Victor "Vic", 1922-2011
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Delta-C&S Air Lines
Air Atlanta
Royal Air Force (RAF)
Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA)
Northwest Airlines
Korean War, 1950-1953
Logo, Delta Winged Triangle
Logo, Delta-C&S
Logo, Delta Classic Widget
United States Army Air Corps
Subjects Insignia
Airline pilots
Military service
Credit line Gift of David Hewes in memory of Capt. Vic Hewes
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