Typewritten History from 1916 to 1986

By A Butterworth - 1989

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Introduction, Contents, Preface

Chapter 1, 55 Squadron is Born  -  The Move to France

Chapter 2,    The Inter-War Years

Title left reads: Vincents of No.55 Squadron at Habbaniyah, Iraq in 1938 giving a display of message-bag pick-up. (Courtesy of S/Ldr.J.Alex Archer, Retd.)
Title left reads: Vincents of No.55 Squadron at Habbaniyah, Iraq in 1938 giving a display of message-bag pick-up. (Courtesy of S/Ldr.J.Alex Archer, Retd.)

Chapter 3,    The War in the Desert