18 Squadron

Animo et Fide ('With Courage and Faith')
Squadron Code(s):
Dates Mosquitos on Squadron Strength:
March 1947 to November 1947
Mosquito Variant(s) Flown:
Main Base(s):
Kabrit (Egypt) (March 1947)Mingaladon (March 1947)Changi (Singapore) (September 1947)
Commanding Officer(s):

Sqn Ldr D. R. Lumley-George (March 1947)

Aircraft Examples:
18 Squadron crest
Examples of Types of Operations:

Soon after being reformed in Egypt, this unit was transferred to Singapore, where it eventually became No 1300 (Meteorological) Flight.

Further Reading:
Mosquito Squadrons of the RAF by Chaz Bowyer


Squadron profile provided by Mark Huxtable.
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