9 Squadron [concept]

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9 Squadron [concept]

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In September 1939, 9 Squadron was part of 3 Group at RAF Honington equipped with Wellingtons. In August 1942 the Squadron converted to Lancasters and moved to RAF Waddington as part of 5 Group. Following a move to RAF Bardney in April 1943, 9 Squadron became only the second squadron to use the Tallboy bomb and participated in the sinking of the Tirpitz in November 1944.

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“9 Squadron [concept],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 4, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6251.

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