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RAF No 1 Squadron

Aircrew RAF 1Sqn at Vassincourt Jan 1940 IWM C505

Aircrew RAF 1Sqn at Vassincourt Jan 1940 IWM C505

Pilots of No 1 Squadron at Vassincourt show off one of their Hurricanes to Mr Mahmoud Abu Fath, a member of the Egyptian Parliament, January 1940. Looking at the camera is Flying Officer Billy Drake, who became a 20-kill ace and survived the war.

Imperial War Museum IWM C 505 https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205219334

Aircrew RAF 1Sqn MH Brown and Chatham at Wittering Huntingdonshire 1940 IWM CH1566

Aircrew RAF 1Sqn MH Brown and Chatham at Wittering Huntingdonshire 1940 IWM CH1566

Flight-Lieutenant M H Brown and Pilot Officer Chatham of No. 1 Squadron RAF standing by the nose of a Hawker Hurricane Mark I at Wittering, Huntingdonshire. Mark Henry Brown was the first Canadian fighter pilot of the war to become an 'ace'. He had, by the time this photograph was taken, shot down at least 18 enemy aircraft over France and Great Britain, and in the following month, was appointed Commanding Officer of No. 1 Squadron. One year later, flying from Malta, he was killed in a fighter sweep over Sicily.

Imperial War Museum IWM CH 1566 https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205209980

Aircrew RAF 1Sqn pilots at Neuville sur Omain France April 1940 01

Aircrew RAF 1Sqn pilots at Prestwick Scotland 01

Aircrew RAF 1Sqn pilots at Prestwick Scotland 01

No 1 Squadron RCAF, gather round one of their Hawker Hurricane Mark Is at Prestwick, Scotland.

Aircrew RAF Jean Demozay in a group photo with RAF 1Sqn officers Nov 1940 01

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 01

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 02

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 03

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 04

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 05

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 06

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 07

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 08

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 09

Airworthy Warbird Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1Sqn JXE PZ865 10

Hawker Hurricane IIb RAF 1Sqn JXR V7377 Jean Demozay group photo 10th Nov 1940 01

Hawker Hurricane IIc RAF 1 Squadron JXY Z3778 in formation Tangmere 1942 01

Hawker Hurricane II RAF 1 Squadron in formation 01

Hawker Hurricane II RAF 1 Squadron in formation 02

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXB Arthur V Clowes P3395 England 1940 IWM CH17331

Hawker Hurricane MkI RAF 1Sqn JXB Arthur V Clowes P3395 England 1940 IWM CH17331

Pilot Officer A V 'Taffy' Clowes of No. 1 Squadron RAF, climbing into his Hawker Hurricane Mark I, P3395 'JX B, in a revetment at Wittering, Huntingdonshire. Note Clowes' personal 'wasp ' emblem under the engine exhausts.

Imperial War Museum IWM CH 17331 https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205210784

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXB Arthur V Clowes P3395 England 1940 IWM CH17331a

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXB F.Lt Arthur V Clowes P3395 England 1940 01

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXB F.Lt Arthur V Clowes P3395 England 1940 0A

Profile 01: Hawker Hurricane MkI RAF No1 Squadron JX-B Flt Sgt Clowes P3395 England 1940

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXB F.Sgt Arthur V Clowes P3395 England 1940 0A

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXB F.Sgt Arthur V Clowes P3395 England 1940 0B

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXB F.Sgt Arthur V Clowes P3395 England 1940 0C

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXG Paul Richey L1679 Vassincourt France 1940 0A

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn T F.Lt Arthur V Clowes L1842 England 1940 0A

Hawker Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn Z N2358 engine check Vassincourt France 1940 01

Hurricane IIa RAF 1Sqn JXK Jean Demozay Z2909 Kenley England 10th May 1940 0A

Hurricane I RAF 1Sqn JXB AV Taffy Clowes P3395 at Wittering 1940 IWM CH1570

Hurricane MkI RAF 1Sqn JXB AV Taffy Clowes P3395 at Wittering Huntingdonshire 1940 IWM CH1570

Pilot Officer A V "Taffy" Clowes of No. 1 Squadron RAF, standing by the nose of his Hawker Hurricane Mark I, P3395 'JX-B', at Wittering, Huntingdonshire. The wasp emblem was painted on the nose of his aircraft during the Battle of Britain, Clowes adding a new stripe to the body for each enemy aircraft which he shot down. His final score was at least twelve. Pilot Officer A V "Taffy" Clowes of No. 1 Squadron standing by the nose of his Hawker Hurricane Mk I at Wittering, October 1940.

Imperial War Museum IWM CH 1570 https://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205209981

Hawker Hurricane MkI RAF No1 Squadron JXT P2649 Hurricane Night Fighter England 1940

Profile 01: Hawker Hurricane MkI RAF No1 Squadron JX-T Serial No: P2649 Hurricane Night Fighter England 1940

Hawker Hurricane MkIIc RAF No1 Squadron JXE PZ865 Night Fighter England 1940

Photo's 01: Hawker Hurricane MkIIc RAF No1 Squadron JX-E Serial No: PZ865 Hurricane Night Fighter England 1940

Hawker Hurricane MkI RAF No1 Squadron FG L1842 Hurricane Pilot Officer W.O. Mould France 1939

Profile 01: Hawker Hurricane MkI RAF No1 Squadron FG Serial No: L1842 Pilot Officer W.O. Mould's Hurricane - Mould was the first pilot to score a kill for No1 Squadron during the Second World War

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  COD skin by Brightspark101 B1 - Hawker Hurricane MkI RAF 1Sqn JX-T P2649 England 1940
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  COD skin by Kristorf - Hawker Hurricane MkI RAF 1Sqn JX-B Flt Sgt Clowes P3395 England 1940
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    Magazine References: +

  • Airfix Magazines (English) - http://www.airfix.com/
  • Avions (French) - http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique10.html
  • FlyPast (English) - http://www.flypast.com/
  • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
  • Flugzeug Classic (German) - http://www.flugzeugclassic.de/
  • Klassiker (German) - http://shop.flugrevue.de/abo/klassiker-der-luftfahrt
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://boutique.editions-lariviere.fr/site/abonnement-le-fana-de-l-aviation-626-4-6.html
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://www.pdfmagazines.org/tags/Le+Fana+De+L+Aviation/
  • Osprey (English) - http://www.ospreypublishing.com/
  • Revi Magazines (Czech) - http://www.revi.cz/

    Web References: +

  • History of RAF Organisation: http://www.rafweb.org
  • Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/

 

This webpage was updated 6th June 2021

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