429 Squadron [entry point]


429 Squadron [entry point]
RCAF 429 (Bison) Squadron


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429 Squadron was a Canadian squadron formed at RAF East Moor with Wellingtons in November 1942 as part of 4 Group. In April 1943 it transferred to the Canadian 6 Group in April 1943 and in August 1943 it moved to RAF Leeming and converted to Halifaxes. In March 1945 it switched to Lancasters which it used for the last two months of the war. The squadron took part in Operation Dodge, the repatriation of service personnel from Italy.

Artwork                            Text
Map                                Text. Correspondence
Map. Navigation chart and log      Text. Diary
Moving image                       Text. Log book and record book
Photograph                         Text. Memoir
Physical object                    Text. Personal research
Physical object. Clothing          Text. Poetry
Physical object. Decoration        Text. Service material
Sound                              Text. Training material
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“429 Squadron [entry point],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed April 21, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6346.

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