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No. 428 Squadron

No. 428 Squadron formed at Dalton on 7 November 1942, another candidate for the new No. 6 (RCAF) Bomber Group. It was equipped with Vickers Wellington Mk IIIs and Mk Xs, and first went into action in January 1943. It flew Wellingtons for six months and then moved to Middleton St George and re-equipped with Handley Page Halifax Mk Vs, later supplemented by Mk II Series IIAs. The offensive was soon resumed and the squadron was operational whenever possible in the attack on Germany. It was..., Notice: Undefined variable: galleryRecord in /home/wings08/public_html/Squadrons/index.php on line 147 Gallery

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