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7 Squadron -  A Foundation Squadron of Path Finder Force

Motto: "By Day By Night" - Code Letters: MG

From 3 Group - August 1942, Stirlings - converted to Lancasters July 1943

Killed - 724, POW - 186 , Aircraft Lost - 147

35 Squadron - A Foundation Squadron of Path Finder Force.

Motto: "We act with one accord" - Code Letters: TL

From 4 Group - August 1942, Halifaxes - Converted to Lancasters, March 1944.

Killed - 478, POW - 240 , Aircraft Lost - 132

83 Squadron - A Foundation Squadron of Path Finder Force.

Motto: "Strike to Defend" -  Code Letters: OL

From 5 Group - August 1942, Lancasters

Killed - 563, POW - 85 , Aircraft Lost - 109

97 Squadron

Motto: "Achieve Your Aim" -  Code Letters: OF

From 5 Group - April 1943, Lancasters

Killed - 512, POW - 88 , Aircraft Lost - 101 

105 Squadron

Motto: "Valiant in Battles" -  Code Letters: GB

From 2 Group - June 1943, Mosquitos

Killed - 55, POW - 5 , Aircraft Lost - 54 

109 Squadron - A Foundation Squadron of Path Finder Force.

Motto: "The first of the Legion" -  Code Letters: HS

From Wireless Intelligence Development Unit - August 1942, Mosquitos

Killed - 30, POW - 3 , Aircraft Lost - 42 

128 Squadron

Motto: "Like a Thunderbolt" -  Code Letters: M5

Reformed at Wyton - September 1944

Mosquitos

Killed - 25, POW - 1 , Aircraft Lost - 25 

139 Squadron

Motto: "We destroy at will" -  Code Letters: XD

From 2 Group - June 1943

Mosquitos

Killed - 71, POW - 7 , Aircraft Lost - 60 

142 Squadron

Motto: "Determination" -  Code Letters: 4H

Reformed at Gransden Lodge October 1944

Mosquitos

Killed - 6, POW - 0 , Aircraft Lost - 18 

156 Squadron - A Founder Squadron of Path Finder Force.

Motto: "We Light The Way" -  Code Letters: GT

From 1 Group on 1/8/42

Wellingtons - Converted to Lancasters January 1943.

Killed - 892, POW - 111 , Aircraft Lost - 180 

162 Squadron

Motto: "One time, one purpose" -  Code Letters: CR

Reformed at Bourn December 1944

Mosquitos

Killed - 0, POW - 0 , Aircraft Lost - 5 

163 Squadron

No Motto or Badge authorised -  Code Letters: ??

Reformed at Wyton - January 1945

Mosquitos

Killed - 5, POW - 0 , Aircraft Lost - 6 

405 Squadron

Motto: "We lead" -  Code Letters: LQ

April 1943

Halifaxes - Converted to Lancasters August 1943.

Killed - 419, POW - 117 , Aircraft Lost - 108 

571 Squadron

No Motto or Badge authorised -  Code Letters: 8K

Formed at Downham Market - November 1943

Mosquitos

Killed - 25, POW - 5 , Aircraft Lost - 28 

582 Squadron

Motto: "We fly before marking" -  Code Letters: 6O

Formed at Little Staughton 1st April 1944

Originally equipped with Lancasters

Killed - 173, POW - 27 , Aircraft Lost - 40 

608 Squadron

Motto: "With all talons" -  Code Letters: 6T

Re-formed at Downham Market 31st July 1944

Originally equipped with Lancasters

Killed - 22, POW - 2 , Aircraft Lost - 27 

627 Squadron

Motto: "At first sight" -  Code Letters: AZ

Attached to 5 Group

Originally equipped with Lancasters

Killed - 38, POW - 3 , Aircraft Lost - 29 

635 Squadron

Motto: "One time, one purpose" -  Code Letters: F2

Formed at Downham Market, Norfolk, on 20th March 1944

Originally equipped with Lancasters

Killed - 222, POW - 36 , Aircraft Lost - 42 

692 Squadron

Motto: "We lead, others follow" -  Code Letters: P3

Formed at Graveley, Huntingdonshire, on 1st January 1944

Mosquitos

Killed - 43, POW - 4 , Aircraft Lost - 37 

1409 Met Flight

 January 1944

Mosquitos

Killed - 12, POW - 3 , Aircraft Lost - 9 

1655 Mosquito Training Unit (MTU)

 January 1944

Mosquitos

Killed - 40, POW - 0 , Aircraft Lost - 35 

 

Pathfinder Navigational Training Unit (PFFNTU)

 January 1944

Mosquitos

Based at Bourn airfield in Cambridgeshire

Killed - 24, POW - 0 , Aircraft Lost - 12