bierstein, Royal Air Force, Tactical Leadership Programme
Grey bierstein, depicting a yellow eagle perched on the letters TLP, on a white circular background, surrounded by a circular blue band. Above the eagle printed in yellow: "JEVER"; and below the TLP: "TACTICAL LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME".
Bierstein belonging to Squadron Leader Kevin Paul Weeks RAF. Weeks was a navigator with No. 16 Squadron based at RAF Laarbruck flying Tornado GR.1's when he was deployed to Saudi Arabia for the Gulf War (Operation Granby). On 22 January 1991, Weeks was killed in action together with his pilot Squadron Leader Garry Lennox, when their aircraft (ZA467) failed to return from a low-level mission against enemy positions.