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Pictured: Jack Liversidge in the cockpit after flying The Queen Mother.<br />
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The medals and archive of the Queen's tragic former helicopter pilot have sold for £8,600.<br />
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Squadron Leader Jack Liversidge served with the prestigious Queen's Flight in the 1960s before he was killed in a helicopter crash.<br />
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The former draughtsman at a South Yorkshire steel works enjoyed a meteoric rise in the RAF to become a popular figure among the Royals.<br />
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He was awarded a Distinguished Flying Cross in 1958 for carrying out a challenging rescue with the Queen's Flight, 194 Squadron, in the Malaya Emergency.