Date  /  Base  /  Aircraft

 

22 January 1942  Formed at Netheravon Wiltshire in No.38 Group                                                                (the Parachute Exercise Squadron redesignated)

February 1942  /  Netheravon Wiltshire  /  Whitley V

5 June 1942  /  Hurn Dorset  /  Whitley V

24 October 1942  /  Thruxton Wiltshire  /  Whitley V

July 1943  /  Thruxton Wiltshire  /  Whitley V, Albemarle I

25 August 1943  /  Stoney Cross Hampshire  /  Whitley V, Albemarle I

February 1944  /  Stoney Cross Hampshire  /  Albemarle I, Albemarle II

14 March 1944  /  Brize Norton Oxfordshire  /  Albemarle I, Albemarle II

April 1944  /  Brize Norton Oxfordshire  /  Albemarle I, Albemarle II,                                                                                                       Albemarle V

July 1944  /  Brize Norton Oxfordshire  /  Albemarle I, Albemarle II,                                                                                Albemarle V, Albemarle VI

30 September 1944  /  Earls Colne Essex  /  Albemarle I, Albemarle II,                                                                                Albemarle V, Albemarle VI

October 1944  /  Earls Colne Essex  /  Albemarle I, Albemarle II, Albemarle V,                                                                                    Albemarle VI, Halifax V

December 1944  /  Earls Colne Essex  /  Halifax V

February 1945  /  Earls Colne Essex  /  Halifax III

December 1945  /  Earls Colne Essex  /  Halifax III , Halifax A.7

01 April 1946  Squadron Disbanded

01 April 1946  Squadron Reformed at Tarrant Rushton Dorset                                                                         in No.38 Group (No.295 Squadron renumbered)

April 1946  /  Tarrant Rushton Dorset  /  Halifax A.7

05 September 1946  /  Brize Norton Oxfordshire  /  Halifax A.7

January 1947  /  Brize Norton Oxfordshire  /  Halifax A.7, Halifax A.9

21 August 1947  /  Fairford Glostershire  /  Halifax A.9

01 November 1948  /  Dishforth Yorkshire

November 1948  /  Dishforth Yorkshire  /  Hastings C.1

November 1948  / Detachment Schleswigland Germany  for BAL (Berlin                                                                                                             Air Lift)

22 August 1949  /  Topcliffe Yorkshire  /  Hastings C.1

15 November 1950  Squadron Disbanded

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