Volume 4: Operational Flying Squadrons

No.126 (Fighter) Squadron

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BADGE /MOTTO

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BATTLE HONOURS

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LINEAGE

Authorized as 'No.126 (Fighter) Squadron' 27 April 1942.1
Disbanded 30 May 1945.2

OPERATIONAL HISTORY

The Second World War

The squadron flew on air defence operations under 'Eastern Air Command'.3


1. 126 Squadron Daily Diary, 27 April 1942 and 1-19 June 1942, RCAF diaries, microfilm 107

2. Secret Organization Order No 243, 22 May 1945, file/dossier S.17-1-126 (DOE), Kardex 181.009 (D5449)

3. Memorandum re: All WHO Squadrons - Establishment Increase, 9 September 1944, file/dossier 192-10-17/0 X20, NAC/AN, RG/GE 24, Accn 83-84/216, box/boîte 3022, file/dossier 895-9/0 pt 1

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