No. 153 Squadron RAF


No. 153 Squadron RAF
No. 153 Squadron RAF
Active 1918-1919
1941-1944
1944-1945
1955-1958
Country United Kingdom
Branch Royal Air Force

No. 153 Squadron RAF was a unit of the Royal Air Force. On 1 July, 1958, the unit was renumbered as No. 25 Squadron RAF.

Aircraft operated

[1]

Dates Aircraft Variant Notes
1918-1919 Sopwith Camel Single-engined biplane fighter
1941-1942 Boulton Paul Defiant I Single-engined fighter
1942-1943 Bristol Beaufighter IF Twin-engined ground attack
1942-1944 Bristol Beaufighter VIF
1944-1945 Avro Lancaster I and III Four-engined heavy bomber
1955-1957 Gloster Meteor NF12 and NF14 Twin-engined jet night fighter


Notes

  1. ^ Jefford 1988, p 63

References

  • Jefford, C.G. (1988). RAF Squadrons. Airlife Publishing Ltd. ISBN 1 85310 053 6. 

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