Volume 4: Operational Flying Squadrons

No.9 (Bomber Reconnaissance) Squadron

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BADGE/MOTTO

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BATTLE HONOURS

The Second World War

PACIFIC COAST, 1941-1945.

LINEAGE

Authorized as 'No.9 (General Reconnaissance) Squadron' on 1 April 1938.1
Redesignated 'No.9 (Bomber Reconnaissance) Squadron' 8 December 1941.2
Disbanded 1 September 1944.3

OPERATIONAL HISTORY

The Second World War

The squadron flew on anti-submarine operations on the Pacific Coast under 'Western Air Command'.4


1. GO 48/38

2. Secret Organization Order No 34, 1 December 1941, file/dossier S.19-108-1 (D of O), Kardex 181.009 (D6662)

3. Organization Order No 211, 23 August 1944, file/dossier S.17-9-1, Kardex 181.009 (D5260)

4. Statement and Organization Charts for the Home and Overseas War and BCATP Organization, 15 April 1942, file/dossier S.8202 (D of O), Kardex 181.002 (D421); Memorandum/Note de service, Notes for CAS, Appendix A, 12 September 1939, Document Collection/collection de documents 77/543

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