1 Fighter Wing

Dublin Core

Title

1 Fighter Wing

Military Unit Item Type Metadata

Unit History

The Wing was formed in October 1942 with three Spitfire Squadrons. The Unit served in Darwin throughout the war except for a brief interlude when they went to Perth.

Subordinate Units

452 Squadron
457 Squadron
548 Squadron Air Force
549 Squadron Air Force
54 Squadron
5/105 Fighter Control Unit
7 RSU Return and Salvage Unit

Locations

Berrimah

Dates

Berrimah 22 November 1943 to 12 October 1945

Nation

Australia

Service

Air Force

Branch

Fighter

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Citation

“1 Fighter Wing,” Northern Territory Library, accessed June 22, 2021, http://www.ntlexhibit.nt.gov.au/items/show/734.

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