Volume 4: Operational Flying Squadrons

No.166 (Communication) Squadron

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BADGE /MOTTO

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BATTLE HONOURS

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LINEAGE

Authorized as 'No.166 (Communication) Squadron' 15 July 1943.1
Disbanded 1 November 1945.2

OPERATIONAL HISTORY

The Second World War

The squadron flew on communication and rescue operations in western Canada under 'Western Air Command'.3


1. Secret Organization Order 128, 7 July 1943, file/dossier S.17-166-1 (D of O), Kardex 181.009 (D2702)

2. Secret Organization Order 1012 (Provisional), 27 September 1945, file/dossier S.19-123-33 (DOE), RCAF Diaries, microfilm 116

3. Secret Organization Order 128, 7 July 1943, file/dossier S.17-166-1 (D of O), Kardex 181.009 (D2702

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