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Oct 21 2010
1 Winston Churchill - Was created an honorary Air Commodore of No. 615 Squadron during World War II </ref>, and wore his RAF uniform on many notable occasions during the war (such as his visit to North Africa and a state visit to meet Joseph Stalin) 21355
2 Roald Dahl - Author. A flying ace who rose to the rank of Wing Commander 10184
3 Christopher Lee - Actor, reached the rank of Flight Lieutenant 5743
4 Peter Sellers - Comedian and actor, gained the NCO rank of Corporal 4996
5 T. E. Lawrence - 'Lawrence of Arabia'. Enlisted first as Aircraftman J.H Ross, and later as Aircraftman T.E Shaw 3944
6 Arthur C. Clarke - Science fiction author 3890
7 Richard Burton - Actor, served as a navigator 3243
8 Richard Attenborough - Actor and director 2711
9 Rex Harrison - Actor, reached the rank of Flight Lieutenant 1697
10 Tony Benn - British politician 1634
11 David Bailey (photographer) 1605
12 Bill Wyman- Bass player, Rolling Stones 1601
13 Patrick Moore - Astronomer, broadcaster and author 1302
14 Sir Douglas Bader - Amputee and Fighter pilot 971
15 Alan Bates - Actor 917
16 Ian Smith - Rhodesian Prime Minister 906
17 Tony Hancock - Comic actor (RAF Regiment) 738
18 Sir Frank Whittle - Co-inventor of the turbojet 647
19 Bob Monkhouse - Entertainer, comedian, game show host 550
20 Norman Tebbit - British politician 466
21 Lord Dowding - Commander in Chief (CINC), RAF Fighter Command during Battle of Britain 378
22 Sir Arthur "Bomber" Harris - CINC, RAF Bomber Command during World War II 361
23 Henry Allingham - World War I veteran and last surviving founder member of the RAF 361
24 Warren Mitchell - Actor 344
25 Guy Gibson - Dambusters raid leader and VC holder 321
26 Andy Green - Land speed record holder after driving Thrust SSC past the sound barrier. 317
27 Leonard Cheshire - Charity founder and VC holder 238
28 Frank Muir - Comic writer 219
29 Godfrey Hounsfield - Nobel laureate and co-inventor of Computed tomography. 215
30 Sir Keith Park - New Zealander - AOC 11 Group during Battle of Britain 182
31 Lord Tedder - U.S. General Eisenhower's deputy who received Germany's surrender at the end of the war in Europe 160
32 Rory Underwood - England rugby player 115
33 Raymond Baxter - Television presenter and commentator 88
34 Frank Bossard - M16 personnel who spied for the USSR 51
35 Bruce Barrymore Halpenny-British military historian and Author, served Royal Air Force Police 41
36 Alex Coomber - Bronze medalist in the 2002 Winter Olympics. 16
37 Ralph Barker - Writer 10
38 Peter Imbert - Police Officer, served Royal Air Force Police < 5
39 Lord Trenchard - founding father of the RAF < 5
40 Denholm Elliot - Actor < 5
41 John Baldwin, a British ace of the RAF < 5

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