History - World War II
The Squadron’s actions in the Second World War are divided into 3 distinct periods. Click on the pictures below to access Douglas Marr’s historical account of each.
Action in the Western Desert, Greece, Palestine and Syria between 1939 and 1941
Action in the Western Desert in 1941 & 1942 and the Squadron’s rest from operations in 1943
The Squadron’s actions in Italy in 1944 and 1945