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The RAF's Tactics and Training Squadron.
Either fight or die
1917 - Formed at London Colney as a scout fighter squadron.
1939 - Reformed at RAF Tangmere flying light bombers, before receiving Spitfires early the next year.
1942 - Left the UK for the Middle East and spent the Second World War in the Mediterranean theatre of operations.
1968 - Moved to RAF Gutersloh, Germany, flying the Lightning F.2A interceptor.
1992 - Stood up as a training unit at RAF Brawdy until 1994.
2009 - Reformed as the training and tactics element of the Air Warfare Centre at RAF Waddington
Western Front, 1918
Home Defence, 1940-1941
France & Low Countries, 1940
Battle of Britain, 1940*
Fortress Europe, 1941-1941*
Egypt & Libya, 1942-1943
El Hamma Mediterranean, 1943
Anzio & Nettuno
(Honours marked with an asterisk, may be emblazoned on the Squadron Standard)
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