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Acting Flight Sergeant William Oldroyd<br />
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The bravery medals of an RAF officer who saved countless lives by tackling a fire in an airport's fuel store while being bombed have sold for over £12,000.<br />
Acting Flight Sergeant William Oldroyd displayed extraordinary gallantry during the Turkish air raid on Nicosia Airport during the Cyprus Emergency in 1974.