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No. 26 Squadron Royal Air Force



 

1st October 1939 Move to France

8th Oct 1939 Move

19th May 1940  Move

22nd May 1940  In Support

8th June 1940 Evacuation

18th Aug 1940 Air Raid

3rd September 1940  Move

February 1941  Retraining

22nd July 1941 Another Move

Oct 1941 Low Level Flights

30th Nov 1941 Move

12th Jan 1943 Reconnaissance

27th Feb 1943 Patrols

7th April 1943 Return

21st June 1943 On the Move

July 1943 Convoy escort  In July 1943 No.26 Squadron moved from Detling to RAF Church Fenton in Yorkshire, although one flight was detached and sent to RAF Ballyhalbert in Northern Ireland. Their principal duties at this time were convoy escort patrols.

July 1943 Convoy escort

28th Dec 1943 Another Move

30th March 1944 Change of Role

28th April 1944 Move

6th Oct 1944 Moves

8th Dec 1944 Move

14th Jan 1945 Reconnaissance

13th April 1945 Naval Ops

May 1945 


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No. 26 Squadron Royal Air Force

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