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Explosive Ordnance Disposal Squadron
Out of harmful things, harmless things
1943 - Formed to defuse German bombs, by 1945 RAF Bomb Disposal had made safe 176,000 weapons.
1982 - Took part in the Falklands War, with a specialist sleeping next to an unexploded bomb in a field hospital to reassure patients that it was safe enough for him to defuse the next day.
1991 - Was one of the first units over the Iraq border during Operation Granby.
The Squadron has no battle honours at this time.
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