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Allan Perry-Keene
10 November 1898 – 16 March 1987
Place of birth Gateshead, England
Place of death Andover, England
Allegiance  United Kingdom
Service/branch  Royal Air Force
Years of service 1917–1949
Rank Air Vice Marshal
Commands held Pakistan Air Force
Battles/wars World War I
World War II
Awards Companion of the Order of the Bath
Officer of the Order of the British Empire
Mention in Despatches

Air Vice Marshal Allan Lancelot Addison Perry-Keene CB, OBE (10 November 1898 – 16 March 1987) was a pilot in the Royal Flying Corps during World War I who went on to become a senior commander in the Royal Air Force. Perry-Keene was also the first commander of the Pakistan Air Force.

In his later years, Perry-Keene wrote an autobiography titled Reflected Glory - An Autobiography. It was privately published in 1978.[1]

Military offices
New title
RPAF established
Commander-in-Chief, Royal Pakistan Air Force
1947 – 1949
Succeeded by
Richard Atcherley

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