76 Squadron [concept]

Title

76 Squadron [concept]

Description

76 Squadron was formed in Yorkshire in 1916. It was reformed at RAF Finningley in April 1937 and was a training squadron. It became operational in June 1942, and from June 1943 it was stationed at Holme-on- Spalding Moor.
It was stationed at: RAF Finningley, RAF Upper Heyford, RAF West Raynham, RAF Linton-on-Ouse, RAF Middleton St George, RAF Linton-on-Ouse and RAF Holme-on- Spalding Moor.
Aircraft flown included: Hampden, Anson and Halifax.
Wartime losses: 788

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IBCC Digital Archive

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Clare Bennett
Julian Maslin

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“76 Squadron [concept],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 24, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6272.

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