Pewter tankard decorated with two sets of two parallel lines and engraved with the words "PRESENTED TO FG OFF K.P. WEEKS BY THE OFFICERS OF 55 SQN RAF MARHAM DEC 1975-NOV 1978". The words "Finest English Pewter CRAFTSMAN MADE Sheffield England" are stamped on the base.
Tankard 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.
FG OFF K.P. WEEKS
BY THE OFFICERS OF 55 SQN
DEC 1975-NOV 1978