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417 Squadron history.

417 Squadron history.

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Published by Canada"s Wings in Stittsville, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada. -- Canadian Armed Forces. -- Tactical Fighter (Operational Training) Squadron, 417 -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Edited by Keith Robbins.

    ContributionsRobbins, Keith.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination104 p. :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20421281M
    ISBN 100920002226
    OCLC/WorldCa10054306

    History Edit. No. Squadron RCAF was formed at RAF Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland in as a fighter squadron for service during the Second World War and was based at various RAF stations in Scotland, England and continental Europe. The squadron was disbanded in March Sabre Mk 5 of No. Squadron at Grostenquin, The squadron was reformed in at RCAF Uplands in Active: Novem –July 6,


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