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56. peruť RAF [1922-1946]

No. 56 Squadron RAF

     
Název:
Name:
56. peruť RAF
Originální název:
Original Name:
No. 56 (Punjab) Squadron RAF
Datum vzniku:
Raised/Formed:
01.11.1922
Předchůdce:
Predecessor:
-
Datum zániku:
Disbanded:
01.04.1946
Nástupce:
Successor:
16. peruť RAF
Nadřízené velitelství:
Higher Command:
01.11.1922-DD.04.1944
DD.04.1944-12.05.1944 150. polní letiště RAF
12.05.1944-28.09.1944 150. křídlo RAF
28.09.1944-DD.MM.1945 122. křídlo RAF
DD.MM.1945-31.03.1946
Dislokace:
Deployed:
01.11.1922-07.05.1923 Hawkinge, Hawkinge Aerodrome
07.05.1923-12.10.1927 Biggin Hill, Biggin Hill Aerodrome /
12.10.1927-22.10.1939 North Weald Bassett, Royal Air Force Station North Weald
22.10.1939-28.02.1940 Ipswich, Royal Air Force Station Martlesham Heath
28.02.1940-31.05.1940 North Weald Bassett, Royal Air Force Station North Weald
31.05.1940-05.06.1940 Digby, Royal Air Force Station Digby
05.06.1940-01.09.1940 North Weald Bassett, Royal Air Force Station North Weald
01.09.1940-29.11.1940 Amesbury, Royal Air Force Station Boscombe Down
29.11.1940-17.12.1940 Middle Wallop, Royal Air Force Station Middle Wallop
17.12.1940-23.06.1941 North Weald Bassett, Royal Air Force Station North Weald
23.06.1941-26.06.1941 Ipswich, Royal Air Force Station Martlesham Heath
26.06.1941-30.03.1942 Duxford, Royal Air Force Station Duxford
30.03.1942-29.05.1942 Snailwell, Royal Air Force Station Snailwell
29.05.1942-01.06.1942 Manston, Royal Air Force Station Manston
01.06.1942-24.08.1942 Snailwell, Royal Air Force Station Snailwell
24.08.1942-22.07.1943 Matlaske, Royal Air Force Station Matlask
22.07.1943-06.08.1943 Manston, Royal Air Force Station Manston
06.08.1943-15.08.1943 Ipswich, Royal Air Force Station Martlesham Heath
15.08.1943-23.08.1943 Manston, Royal Air Force Station Manston
23.08.1943-04.10.1943 Bradwell on Sea, Royal Air Force Station Bradwell Bay
04.10.1943-15.02.1944 Ipswich, Royal Air Force Station Martlesham Heath
15.02.1944-23.02.1944 Scorton, Royal Air Force Station Scorton
23.02.1944-07.03.1944 Acklington, Royal Air Force Station Acklington
07.03.1944-30.03.1944 Scorton, Royal Air Force Station Scorton
30.03.1944-07.04.1944 Prestwick, Royal Air Force Station Ayr
07.04.1944-28.04.1944 Scorton, Royal Air Force Station Scorton
28.04.1944-23.09.1944 Newchurch, Advanced Landing Ground Newchurch
23.09.1944-28.09.1944 Matlaske, Royal Air Force Station Matlask
28.09.1944-01.10.1944 Grimbergen, Advanced Landing Ground B-60
01.10.1944-11.04.1945 Volkel, Advanced Landing Ground B-80
11.04.1945-26.04.1945 Dreierwalde, Advanced Landing Ground B-112 Hopsten /
26.04.1945-08.05.1945 Fassberg, Advanced Landing Ground B-152 /
08.05.1945-23.05.1945 Crossways, Royal Air Force Station Warmwell
23.05.1945-22.06.1945 Fassberg, Advanced Landing Ground B-152 /
22.06.1945-22.08.1945 Kodaň, Advanced Landing Ground B-160 Kastrup
22.08.1945-05.09.1945 Jagel, Advanced Landing Ground B-164 Schleswigland /
05.09.1945-14.09.1945 Dedelstorf, Advanced Landing Ground B-155 /
14.09.1945-16.09.1945 Lonneker West, Advanced Landing Ground B-106 Twente/Enschede
16.09.1945-23.10.1945 Dedelstorf, Advanced Landing Ground B-155 /
23.10.1945-31.12.1945 Fassberg, Advanced Landing Ground B-152 /
31.12.1945-22.01.1946 Sylt, Advanced Landing Ground B-170 /
22.01.1946-22.02.1946 Fassberg, Advanced Landing Ground B-152 /
22.02.1946-25.03.1946 Berlín, Royal Air Force Station Gatow /
25.03.1946-01.04.1946 Fassberg, Royal Air Force Station Fassberg /

Velitel:
Commander:
01.11.1922-22.11.1922 ?, ? ( )
22.11.1922-24.09.1923 Lloyd, Ivor Thomas (Squadron Leader)
24.09.1923-22.09.1925 Brand, Christopher Joseph Quintin (Squadron Leader)
22.09.1925-21.09.1926 Vincent, Francis John (Squadron Leader)
21.09.1926-08.02.1928 Elliott-Smith, Charles Henry (Squadron Leader)
08.02.1928-01.01.1931 Lees, Alan (Squadron Leader)
01.01.1931-01.02.1932 Rowley, Herbert Victor (Squadron Leader)
01.02.1932-01.10.1936 Wilson, George Edward (Squadron Leader)
01.10.1936-23.07.1938 Lea-Cox, C. L. (Squadron Leader)
23.07.1938-10.06.1939 Pratt, A. E. J. (Squadron Leader)
10.06.1939-26.06.1940 Knowles, E. V. (Squadron Leader)
26.06.1940-31.08.1940 Manton, G. A. L. (Squadron Leader)
31.08.1940-15.01.1941 Pinfold, H. M. (Squadron Leader)
15.01.1941-18.01.1941 Ryder, E. N. (Squadron Leader)
18.01.1941-20.12.1941 Hanks, P. P. (Squadron Leader)
20.12.1941-23.11.1942 Dundas, H. S. L. (Squadron Leader)
23.11.1942-17.01.1943 Johnston, A. C. (Squadron Leader)
17.01.1943-28.06.1943 Pheloung, T. H. V. (Squadron Leader)
28.06.1943-16.09.1943 Donovan, C. J. (Squadron Leader)
16.09.1943-19.05.1944 Sinclair, Gordon Leonard (Squadron Leader)
19.05.1944-15.09.1944 Hall, A. R. (Squadron Leader)
15.09.1944-20.02.1945 Cotes-Preedy, D. V. C. (Squadron Leader)
20.02.1945-13.05.1945 MacKichan, R. W. A. (Squadron Leader)
13.05.1945-01.04.1946 Kilburn, M. P. (Squadron Leader)
Výzbroj:
Armament:
DD.11.1922-DD.11.1924 Sopwith Snipe 
DD.09.1924-DD.09.1927 Gloster Grebe Mk.II 
DD.09.1927-DD.10.1932 Armstrong Whitworth Siskin Mk.IIIA 
DD.10.1932-DD.05.1936 Bristol Bulldog Mk.IIA 
DD.05.1936-DD.07.1937 Gloster Gauntlet Mk.II 
DD.07.1937-DD.05.1938 Gloster Gladiator Mk.I 
DD.04.1938-DD.02.1941 Hawker Hurricane Mk.I 
DD.02.1941-DD.03.1942 Hawker Hurricane Mk.IIB 
DD.09.1941-DD.12.1942 Hawker Typhoon Mk.IA 
DD.03.1942-DD.05.1944 Hawker Typhoon Mk.IB 
DD.04.1944-DD.06.1944 Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IX 
DD.06.1944-DD.04.1946 Hawker Tempest Mk.V 
Poznámka:
Note:
kódové označení
LR (09.1939)
US (09.1939-04.1946)


historie jednotky
Zdroje:
Sources:
Halley, James J. The Squadrons of the Royal Air Force & Commonwealth 1918–1988. Tonbridge, Kent, UK: Air Britain (Historians) Ltd., 1988. ISBN 0-85130-164-9.
Jefford, Wing Commander C.G., MBE, BA, RAF(Retd.). RAF Squadrons, a Comprehensive record of the Movement and Equipment of all RAF Squadrons and their Antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK: Airlife Publishing, 1988 (second edition 2001). ISBN 1-85310-053-6.
Shores C. - Thomas C.: 2nd Tactical Air Force, volume 3, Classic Pub., Hersham 2006, ISBN 1-903223-60-1
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._56_Squadron_RAF
https://www.rafweb.org/Squadrons/Sqn056-60.htm
https://www.raf.mod.uk/organisation/56squadron.cfm
https://www.56sqnfirebirds.org.uk/index.htm
www.historyofwar.org
https://www.epibreren.com/ww2/raf/56_squadron.html
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Detašmány / Detachments


období dislokace
DD.12.1939-DD.02.1940 RAF North Weald
DD.02.1940-DD.05.1940 RAF Manston , Vitry-en-Artois Airport / , Norrent-Fontes Airfield / ,
Boulogne / , RAF Biggin Hill
DD.05.1942-DD.06.1942 RAF Tangmere

Poznámka/Note: Dané období je pouze přibližné / Detachment dates indicate that a detachment(s) took place at some point between these dates unless specific dates quoted.


zdroje
Jefford, Wing Commander C.G., MBE, BA, RAF(Retd.). RAF Squadrons, a Comprehensive record of the Movement and Equipment of all RAF Squadrons and their Antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK: Airlife Publishing, 1988 (second edition 2001). ISBN 1-85310-053-6.
https://www.rafweb.org/Menu.htm#Station
URL : https://www.valka.cz/56-perut-RAF-1922-1946-t168323#589644Verze : 1
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čs. letci u perutě během 2. sv. války


období jméno poznámka
08.10.1940-13.06.1941 P/O, F/O Himr, Jaroslav
08.10.1940-10.10.1940 Sgt Hlaváč, Jaroslav KIA - sestřelen nepřátelským stíhačem
Hurricane Mk.I P3421
22.04.1941-18.06.1941 Sgt Truhlář, Václav
22.04.1941-18.06.1941 Sgt Valenta, Josef

poz. - hodnosti odpovídají době služby u perutě, flak - protiletadlové dělostřelectvo, KIA - zahynul při akci


zdroj
Rajlich, Jiří - Sehnal, Jiří: Stíhači nad Kanálem, Naše Vojsko, Praha 1993, ISBN 80-206-0320-4
URL : https://www.valka.cz/56-perut-RAF-1922-1946-t168323#209062Verze : 1
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