It is with a sense of sadness that we record the passing of Squadron Leader John Sauvage OBE,DSO,DFC. He flew with the 97 Squadron Bomber Command Pathfinder Group. After serving with the RAF he began a long career in Civil Aviation, serving with Silver City, Skyways Ltd, Shell Aviation, Eagle Aviation and finally Britannia Airways.
In the early 50's he joined Eagle Aviation as a pilot later becoming Chief Pilot for the airline and eventually Managing Director.
In 1975 he was awarded the OBE for his services to the airline industry. He retired in 1986.
The service will take place at Harwood Park Crematorium on Monday 29th April at 3pm. All enquiries to Austin's Funeral Directors Tel. 01438 31623