POST WAR HISTRORY OF NO. 7 SQUADRON (PART 3)

  • R. Robinson SADF
  • D. Nortier SADF
Keywords: No 7 (Aux) Squadron, January 1951,  Maj W. P. Stanford, No 17 Auxiliary Squadron,  Ventura aircraft, Harvards, influx of ex-wartime pilots, Post-War Pupil Pilot Scheme

Abstract

The Squadron was resuscitated in January 1951 under the command of Maj W. P. Stanford. Initially the Squadron was named No 17 Auxiliary Squadron but in August of the same year the unit was reorganised into two separate units: No 27 (Aux) Squadron and No 7 (Aux) Squadron, the former flying Ventura aircraft and the latter Harvards.
Published
2012-02-28
How to Cite
Robinson, R., & Nortier, D. (2012). POST WAR HISTRORY OF NO. 7 SQUADRON (PART 3). Scientia Militaria - South African Journal of Military Studies, 5(4). https://doi.org/10.5787/5-4-875
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