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255. peruť RAF [1940-1946]

No. 255 Squadron RAF

     
Název:
Name:
255. peruť RAF
Originální název:
Original Name:
No. 255 Squadron RAF
Datum vzniku:
Raised/Formed:
23.11.1940
Předchůdce:
Predecessor:
-
Datum zániku:
Disbanded:
30.04.1946
Nástupce:
Successor:
-
Nadřízené velitelství:
Higher Command:
DD.MM.RRRR-DD.MM.RRRR
Dislokace:
Deployed:
23.11.1940-15.05.1941 Kirton-in-Lindsey, Royal Air Force Station Kirton-in-Lindsey
15.05.1941-20.09.1941 Hibaldstow, Royal Air Force Station Hibaldstow
20.09.1941-02.03.1942 Coltishall, Royal Air Force Station Coltishall
02.03.1942-06.06.1942 High Ercall, Royal Air Force Station High Ercall
06.06.1942-15.11.1942 Honiley, Royal Air Force Station Honiley
15.11.1942-07.12.1942 Dar El Beida, Maison Blanche Airfield /
07.12.1942-19.12.1942 Annaba, Royal Air Force Station Bone /
19.12.1942-21.05.1943 Ain Arnat, Setif Airfield /
21.05.1943-17.08.1943 Cebalat, La Sebala II Airfield /
17.08.1943-14.11.1943 Rilievo, Borizzo Airfield /
14.11.1943-24.01.1944 Grottaglie, Grottaglie Airfield /
24.01.1944-09.02.1945 Foggia, Foggia Main Airfield /
09.02.1945-04.09.1945 Rosignano Marittimo, Rosignano Airfield /
04.09.1945-31.01.1946 Hal Far, Royal Air Force Station Hal Far
31.01.1946-30.04.1946 Gianaclis, Royal Air Force Station Gianaclis /

Velitel:
Commander:
23.11.1940-DD.06.1941 Smith, Roddick Lee (Squadron Leader)
DD.06.1941-DD.09.1941 Bartlett, John Stuart (Wing Commander)
DD.09.1941-DD.12.1941 Windsor, Charles Mervyn (Wing Commander)
DD.12.1941-DD.03.1943 Kelly, Dillon Piers Denis Gerard (Wing Commander)
DD.03.1943-DD.08.1943 Player, John Howard (Wing Commander)
DD.08.1943-DD.02.1944 Eliot, Hugh William (Wing Commander)
DD.02.1944-DD.11.1944 Stewart, Charles Leopold Walker (Wing Commander)
DD.11.1944-DD.07.1945 Kempe, John William Rolfe (Wing Commander)
DD.07.1945-30.04.1946 Lewis, James Ronaldson Herbert (Wing Commander)
Výzbroj:
Armament:
DD.11.1940-DD.09.1941 Boulton Paul Defiant Mk.I
DD.03.1941-DD.07.1941 Hawker Hurricane Mk.I
DD.07.1941-DD.05.1942 Bristol Beaufighter Mk.IIF
DD.03.1942-DD.02.1945 Bristol Beaufighter Mk.VIF
DD.02.1945-DD.04.1946 De Havilland DH.98 Mosquito NF Mk.XIX
DD.01.1946-DD.04.1946 De Havilland DH.98 Mosquito NF Mk.30
Poznámka:
Note:
kódové označení
BY (přiděleno 04.1939-09.1939)
YD (11.1940-04.1946)


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.
Rawlings, John D.R. Coastal, Support and Special Squadrons of the RAF and their Aircraft. London: Jane's Publishing Company Ltd., 1982. ISBN 0-7106-0187-5.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._253_Squadron_RAF
https://www.rafweb.org/Squadrons/Sqn251-255.htm
https://www.raf.mod.uk/history/255squadron.cfm
https://www.255.org.uk/sitemap.html
www.historyofwar.org
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Detašmány / Detachments


období dislokace
DD.07.1941-DD.09.1941 Coltishall, Royal Air Force Station Coltishall
DD.09.1941-DD.03.1941 West Malling, Royal Air Force Station West Malling
DD.11.1942-DD.05.1943Jendouba, Souk-el-Arba Airfield /
DD.12.1942-DD.05.1943 Annaba, Tingley Airfield /
DD.12.1942-DD.05.1943 Annaba, Royal Air Force Station Bone /
DD.12.1942-DD.05.1943Dar El Beida, Maison Blanche Airfield /
DD.12.1942-DD.05.1943 Bou Salem, Souk el Khemis (Paddington) Airfield /
DD.12.1942-DD.05.1943 Cebalat, La Sebala II Airfield /
DD.05.1943-DD.08.1943 Monastir, Monastir Airfield /
DD.11.1943-DD.02.1945Pomigliano d'Arco, Royal Air Force Station Pomigliano /
DD.01.1944-DD.02.1945 Grottaglie, Grottaglie Airfield /
DD.01.1944-DD.09.1945 Falconara Marittima, Falconara Airfield /
DD.01.1944-DD.02.1945 Hal Far, Royal Air Force Station Hal Far
DD.01.1944-DD.02.1945 Rosignano Marittimo, Rosignano Airfield /
DD.01.1944-DD.02.1945 Catania, Royal Air Force Station Catania /
DD.02.1945-DD.09.1945 Champdieu, Advanced Landing Ground Y-18 Le Vallon
DD.02.1945-DD.09.1945 Istres, Advanced Landing Ground Y-17 Istres/Le Tube

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
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českoslovenští letci u perutě během 2. světové války


obdobíjménopoznámka
12.08.1941-15.09.1941 P/O Kopřiva, Josef pilot
12.08.1941-15.09.1941 F/Sgt Prchal,Eduard pilot
12.08.1941-15.09.1941 Sgt Husár, Rudolf radar. operátor
12.08.1941-15.09.1941 Sgt Kovanda, Jaroslav radar. operátor

poz. - hodnosti odpovídají době služby u perutě


zdroj
Rajlich J., Sehnal J.: Stíhači nad Kanálem, Naše Vojsko, 1993, 1. vydání, ISBN 80-206-0320-4
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Defiant F Mk.I v celočerné kamufláži od 255. perutě, kódová písmena perutě nejsou standardně červená, ale v barvě Medium Sea Gray.
Základna Kirton-in-Lindsey, počátek roku 1941.
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