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571 Squadron

571 SQUADRON

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History of 571 Squadron:

No.571 Squadron was formed on 7 April 1944 at Downham Market as a Mosquito equipped light bomber unit of No.8 (Pathfinder) Group. Equipped to carry 4,000-lb bombs, the squadron carried out night raids with the Light Night Striking Force on German industrial targets for the rest of the war and was disbanded on 20 September 1945.

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