No. 153 Squadron RAF
|No. 153 Squadron RAF|
4 November 1918 - 13 June 1919|
24 October 1941 - 5 September 1944
7 October 1944 - 28 September 1945
28 February 1955 – 2 July 1958
|Branch||Royal Air Force|
On 1 July 1958, the unit was renumbered as No. 25 Squadron RAF.
|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|
|1944-1944||Hawker Hurricane||IIC||Single-engined fighter|
|1944-1945||Avro Lancaster||I and III||Four-engined heavy bomber|
|1955-1957||Gloster Meteor||NF12 and NF14||Twin-engined jet night fighter|
- RAF Limavady - October 1941 to January 1942
- Kenneth Rayment, served with 153 Squadron from 1941 to 1943; he was the co-pilot during the Munich air disaster of 1958
- Jefford 2001, p. 63.
- Jefford, C.G, MBE, BA, RAF (Retd). RAF Squadrons, a Comprehensive Record of the Movement and Equipment of all RAF Squadrons and their Antecedents since 1912. Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK: Airlife Publishing, 2001. ISBN 1-84037-141-2.
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