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No. 39 Squadron Royal Air Force



 

May 1940 

28th June 1940 Attack Made

January 1941 

29th July 1941 Aircraft Lost

August 1941 New Aircraft

2nd Nov 1941 Aircraft Lost

26th Dec 1941 Aircraft Lost

23rd Jan 1942 Torpedo Attack

March 1942 Detachment

March 1942 Defence

14th April 1942 Aircraft Lost

18th June 1942 Squadron Departs

August 1942 Reorganisation

20th Aug 1942 Aircraft Lost

6th Sept 1942 Convoy attacked

22nd Sept 1942 Aircraft Lost

23rd Sept 1942  Aircraft Lost

October 1942 Rest

26th Oct 1942 Battle of El Alamein

8th Nov 1942 Operation Torch

30th Nov 1942 Aircraft Lost

3rd March 1943 Aircraft Lost

15th May 1943 Aircraft Lost

June 1943 Squadron Departure

Feb 1944 Move

July 1944 New Targets

October 1944 New Operations

7th February 1945 Training

May 1945 Operations


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Those known to have served with

No. 39 Squadron Royal Air Force

during the Second World War 1939-1945.

  • Dawson Richard John Secord . (d.24th Feb1943)

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Richard John Secord Dawson 39th Sqn Bomber Command (d.24th Feb1943)

Richard John Secord Dawson was killed on thne 24th Feb 1943. He was a friend of my Uncle Jack Pearson RAF who survived the war,but who has since died. My auntie who is in her nineties seems to think Dawson had a wife and children but her memory is fading. I am looking for descendants, any information would be gratefully received as I would like to make contact.

Linda Campbell







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