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Question 1: Group Captain ________ DFC, DSO RAF - Fighter pilot in Battle of Britain.
Heinkel He 111Werner MöldersNo. 56 Squadron RAFAdolph Malan

Question 2: Ian Fleming, James Bond author/creator, served in Naval Intelligence during World War II, reached the rank of ________
SergeantCommanderMilitary rankLieutenant

Question 3: James Bond served in the RNVR, reaching the rank of ________.
LieutenantCommanderMilitary rankSergeant

Question 4: Officers of the permanent RNR on general service quickly took up seagoing appointments in the fleet, many in command, in destroyers, submarines, auxiliary cruisers and ________.
HMS FarnboroughBaralong IncidentsQ-shipArmed merchantman

Question 5: Commodore Sir Bertram Fox Hayes KCMG DSO RD RNR – Commodore ________
RMS OlympicRMS Georgic (1932)White Star LineRMS Majestic (1914)

Question 6: Others served in larger units of the battle fleet including a large number with the West Indies Squadron who became casualties at the ________ and later Jutland.
Battle of the Falkland IslandsBattle of CoronelGerman East Asia SquadronHMS Inflexible (1907)

Question 7: In ________ work, the convoy commodore or escort commander was often an RNR officer.
Anti-submarine warfareConvoySubmarineWorld War II

Question 8: Nicholas Monsarrat, ________ commander in the Second World War, novelist, author of The Cruel Sea, reached the rank of Commander

Question 9: Surg Cdr ________ RNR - Conservative Member of Parliament
Andrew MurrisonTony BlairUnited KingdomConservative Party (UK)

Question 10: Students hold the honorary ranks of Officer Cadet (in their first year of enrolment) and ________ RNR (from the second year onward) provided they have completed the issued 'Taskbooks' to the satisfaction of the Commanding Officer of each unit.
Second LieutenantLieutenant CommanderMidshipmanSub-Lieutenant


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