428 Squadron [concept]

Title

428 Squadron [concept]
Ghost Squadron; [concept]

Description

428 Squadron was formed in November 1942 as part of 4 Group Bomber Command but transferred to 6 Group in January 1943. It flew Main Force operations until returning to Canada in May 1945, disbanding there in September.
It was stationed at: RAF Dalton and RAF Middleton St George.
Aircraft flown included: Wellington, Halifax and Lancaster.
Wartime losses: 384

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Terry Hancock

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Citation

“428 Squadron [concept],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 27, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6345.

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