For operations over Italy, Sicily and the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas by aircraft based in the Mediterranean area (including reconnaissance, convoy protection, mining, and attacks on enemy ports and shipping), between the entry of Italy into the war and the initiation of air action preparatory to the Sicilian campaign.
CategoryBattle honours
Date from10 June 1940
Date to30 June 1943
Related units
  • No. 10 Squadron
  • No. 451 Squadron
  • No. 454 Squadron
  • No. 458 Squadron
  • No. 459 Squadron
  • No. 462 Squadron
    • Related objects
    • REL33868
    • REL36711