ROYAL NAVY FLEET AIR ARM
1841 Squadron 18 Corsairs
1842 Squadron 18 Corsairs
1844 Squadron 6 Hellcats
848 Squadron 12 Avengers
Photo:- via Peter Hosford
British Pacific Fleet after 3
months of operations of the coast of Japan from 24 May
to 24 August 1945 with HMS Formidable leading the way into Sydney Harbour.
Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm in Australia during WW2
I would like to thank Dennis Whiley for his assistance with the above information.
I'd also like to thank Peter Hosford (Canada) for his assistance with this web page. Peter was an LAM.E with 1771 Squadron on Kite 87 or 88.
Can anyone help me with more information?
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This page first produced 7 January 2001
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