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    Rocket Hand Fired Signal Distress Red No.1 Mk 1 RAF

    Can anyone help me with a diagram, drawing or any technical information on the RAF store, Rocket Hand Fired Signal Distress No.1 Mk 1 Ref No. 12/D 9618404 made by Oerlikon in the 1970's. Thanks.
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    Roller,

    I've got "Rocket, Hand-Fired, Signal, Distress, Red, No.1 Mk.1" but on 12D/1234. In service on or before 1954 and upto or after 1969. For use by aircrew in jungle country. Similar to yours?


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    Tim, it sounds like the same one, maybe mine is later, dated 11/74. I have an empty tube in front of me, I did think the stores ref was a long one, it is correct though. Any information would be great, thanks.
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    Here you are -

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    That's it Tim, perfect thanks. Tony.
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    According to a British Publication it became obsolete in september 2007

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    Tim, do you have Signal Distress Day & Night No.1 Mk.1 12D/1276 in your manual ? Many thanks, Tony.
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    Tony,

    More than likely, I'll get back to you tomorrow.

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    Tony,

    Here you are -

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