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179. peruť RAF [1942-1946]

No. 179 Squadron RAF

     
Název:
Name:
179. peruť RAF
Originální název:
Original Name:
No. 179 Squadron RAF
Datum vzniku:
Raised/Formed:
01.09.1942
Předchůdce:
Predecessor:
172. peruť RAF (odřad)
Datum zániku:
Disbanded:
30.09.1946
Nástupce:
Successor:
-
Nadřízené velitelství:
Higher Command:
DD.09.1942-DD.11.1942 18. skupina RAF
DD.11.1942-DD.04.1944 RAF Gibraltar
DD.04.1944-DD.09.1944 19. skupina RAF
DD.09.1944-DD.10.1944 15. skupina RAF
DD.10.1944-DD.MM.194? 19. skupina RAF
Dislokace:
Deployed:
01.09.1942-18.11.1942 Watten, Royal Air Force Station Skitten
18.11.1942-28.04.1944 Gibraltar, Royal Air Force Station North Front
28.04.1944-06.09.1944 Mullion, Royal Air Force Station Predannack
06.09.1944-21.09.1944 Braunton, Royal Air Force Station Chivenor
21.09.1944-23.10.1944 Balivanich, Royal Air Force Station Benbecula
23.10.1944-01.11.1944 Braunton, Royal Air Force Station Chivenor
01.11.1944-30.09.1946 St Eval, Royal Air Force Station St Eval

Velitel:
Commander:
DD.09.1942-DD.06.1943 Combe, A. N. (Wing Commander)
DD.07.1943-DD.03.1944 Gresswell, Jeaffreson Herbert (Wing Commander)
DD.03.1944-DD.01.1945 Russell, R. R. (Wing Commander)
DD.01.1945-DD.12.1945 Alington, P. H. (Wing Commander)
DD.12.1945-DD.02.1946 Moore, L. M. (Wing Commander)
DD.02.1946-DD.09.1946 Hornby, A. W.* (Squadron Leader)
DD.02.1946-01.06.1946 Henderson, A. E.** (Squadron Leader)
Výzbroj:
Armament:
DD.09.1942-DD.09.1943 Vickers Wellington Mk.VIII
DD.08.1943-DD.11.1944 Vickers Wellington Mk.XIV
DD.11.1944-DD.05.1946 Vickers Warwick Mk.V
DD.02.1946-DD.09.1946 Avro Lancaster ASR Mk.III
Poznámka:
Note:
kódové označení
DR (přidělen 04.1939-09.1939)
EV (09.1942-03.1946)

historie jednotky

* - 179X Sqn
** - 179Y Sqn
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://www.rafweb.org/Squadrons/Sqn176-180.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._179_Squadron_RAF
https://www.raf.mod.uk/history/179squadron.cfm
www.historyofwar.org
https://www.rafcommands.com/Ross/Coastal/179C.html
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Detašmány / Detachments


období dislokace
DD.12.1942-DD.04.1944 Agadir /
DD.12.1944-DD.04.1944 RAF Blida /
DD.11.1943-DD.04.1944 Lagens Airfield

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
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