460 Squadron [concept]

Title

460 Squadron [concept]
460 (RAAF) Squadron; [concept]

Description

460 Squadron was formed in November 1941, from C Flight of 458 Squadron, as part of 8 Group Bomber Command but in January 1942 it was transferred to 1 Group and flew Main Force operations for the rest of the war, disbanding in October 1945.
It was stationed at: RAF Molesworth, RAF Breighton, RAF Binbrook and RAF East Kirkby.
Aircraft flown included: Wellington, Halifax and Lancaster.
Wartime losses: 1003

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Terry Hancock

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Citation

“460 Squadron [concept],” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 18, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/6353.

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