Number 47 Squadron was formed at Beverley, Yorkshire on 1 March 1916 as a Home Defence squadron equipped with and Some six months later, however, the unit was transferred for duty in Salonika with Allied Forces fighting the Bulgarians in Northern Greece.
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El Escuadrón N° 164 de la Real Fuerza Aérea Británica fue un escuadrón de lucha que operó principalmente en los años de la Segunda Guerra mundial, compuesto por pilotos y personal voluntarios de nacionalidad anglo-argentina.
With the arrival of Halloween it falls upon me to make the obligatory tenuous link between the festivities and the RAF.
No 56 Squadron Badge
RAF Benson Badge
Remembering the Czechoslovaks who served in the RAF in World War II
#27 Sqn RAF Regt was formed at RAF Yatesbury on 3rd Sep 1951 in the Light Anti-Aircraft role. With its 12 Bofors L60 guns, were almost immediately deployed to the Middle East to Abu Suer in Egypt. Here, on 28th Nov 1951, the Sqn saw its first action when a mobile patrol encountered a number of Egyptians sabotaging cables.The Sqn saw continued service in the Internal Security role in an around Nicosia until, due to the worsening situation in the British colony, it was deployed to Aden in…
201 Squadron of the Royal Air Force, until March operated the Nimrod…
Royal Air Force - 155 Squadron
List of Royal Air Force aircraft squadrons
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Czechoslovak 310 Royal Air Force Squadron logo with Czech Lion
As the 156 squadron motto “We light the way” with the Greek god Prometheus holding a burning flame suggests it was the job of a path finder crew to spearhead this stream of bombers and mark the targets for the other bombers to aim at.
RAF Habbaniya, (originally RAF Dhibban) was about 55 miles km) west of Baghdad in modern-day Iraq, on the banks of the Euphrates near Lake Habbaniyah.