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RE: [Revlist] RFC/RAF - 18th century style

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  • GuardsOfc@netscape.net
    Oh I left out something, Never have so many owed so much to so few. ... -- Winston S. Stone Capt. & Lt. Col. 1st Guards Honi Soit Qui Mal Y Pense
    Message 1 of 5 , Apr 1, 2004
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      Oh I left out something, "Never have so many owed so much to so few."

      GuardsOfc@... wrote:

      >Very Well Pilot Officer Callaham I'll indulge you this time, but mind you do no not prang your kite into the Channel!
      >
      > Sir Winston
      > PM
      >
      > Yeah so let see this kite flying documentation eh!
      >
      >
      >"Jay Callaham" <callaham@...> wrote:
      >
      >>----- Original Message -----
      >>From: <GuardsOfc@...>
      >>To: <Revlist@yahoogroups.com>
      >>Sent: Wednesday, March 31, 2004 5:01 PM
      >>Subject: Re: [Revlist] Was ' authentic uniform " now 'Rev War air force'
      >>
      >>
      >>> Jay
      >>>
      >>>   Does that mean you wish to join the Royal Observer Corps or a early
      >>version of the Royal Flying Corp. ;) That would mean a drop in you pay rate
      >>I would think. :0
      >>>
      >>> Winston S. Stone
      >>> Capt. & Lt. Col.
      >>
      >>"The battle for Boston has ended; The Battle of Long Island is about to
      >>begin!!" Oh come now, Sir Winston!! Flight pay! Officer pilot treatment - -
      >>warm bed every night, lots of booze and wimmin, I'll have to break out my
      >>copies of "Dawn Patrol" and "Battle of Britain" again to get prepared!!
      >>Mount a Puckle Gun on the front strut and go a'strafin'!! Drop a flamin'
      >>firkin of oil on the Rebel trenches! Whoo hoo!
      >>
      >>Seriously, I do remember - I think it was after our era - someone who got
      >>challenged to a duel - and selected blunderbusses (or is it "blunderbi") and
      >>balloons! (I think it was fought over Paris - leave it to the Frogs!) I
      >>really don't want to make too much fun of TW's note - - I think it will be
      >>utterly KEWL if there is documentation for such a thing in our era. I've
      >>certainly never run across a mention of it - and you'd think it would have
      >>caused a stir. Just launching that sucker with the available technology
      >>would have been an interesting process.
      >>
      >>I'm really, truly, looking forward to some documentation on that.
      >>
      >>Cheers!
      >>
      >>Jay
      >>Cm Gds
      >>4th Coy, Bde of Guards
      >>
      >>
      >
      >
      >--
      >Winston S. Stone
      >Capt. & Lt. Col.
      >1st Guards
      >Honi Soit Qui Mal Y Pense
      >
      >
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      --
      Winston S. Stone
      Capt. & Lt. Col.
      1st Guards
      Honi Soit Qui Mal Y Pense


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