38 Group

 

Group HQ

Based at RAF Netheravon.

 

190 Squadron

Based at Fairford. Flew 47 Stirling sorties - 23 parachute on the First Lift, 18 Horsas on the Second Lift, 6 on resupply flights.

 

196 Squadron

Based at Keevil. Flew 47 Stirling sorties - 23 parachute on the First Lift, 17 Horsas on the Second Lift, 7 on resupply flights.

 

295 Squadron

Based at Harwell. Flew 44 Albermarle sorties - 11 pathfinder and advanced parties, 11 parachute, and 2 Horsas on the First Lift, 20 Horsas on the Second Lift.

 

296 Squadron

Based at Brize Norton. Flew 39 Albermarle sorties - 3 pathfinder, 8 parachute, and 8 Horsas on the First Lift, 20 Horsas on the Second Lift.

 

297 Squadron

Based at Brize Norton. Flew 45 Albermarle sorties - 4 pathfinder, 9 parachute, 12 Horsas on the First Lift, 20 Horsas on the Second Lift.

 

298 Squadron

Based at Tarrant Rushton. Flew 48 Halifax sorties - 3 coup de main, 15 Horsas, 2 Hamilcars on the First Lift, 16 Hamilcars on the Second Lift, 12 on resupply flights.

 

299 Squadron

Based at Keevil. Flew 78 Stirling sorties - 23 parachute on the First Lift, 18 Horsas on the Second Lift, 37 on resupply flights.

 

570 Squadron

Based at Harwell. Flew 42 Albermarle sorties - 10 pathfinder and advanced parties, 12 Horsas on the First Lift, 20 Horsas on the Second Lift.

 

620 Squadron

Based at Fairford. Flew 41 Stirling sorties - 23 parachute on the First Lift, 18 Horsas on the Second Lift.

 

644 Squadron

Based at Tarrant Rushton. Flew 39 Halifax sorties - 3 coup de main, 15 Horsas, 2 Hamilcars on the First Lift, 16 Hamilcars on the Second Lift, 3 on resupply flights.

 

 

46 Group

 

Group HQ

Based at RAF Netheravon.

 

48 Squadron

Based at Down Ampney. Flew 22+ Dakota sorties - an unknown number of parachute on the First Lift, 22 Horsas on the Second Lift.

 

233 Squadron

Based at Blakehill Farm. Flew 30+ Dakota sorties - 24 parachute, 6 Horsas on the First Lift, an unknown number of Horsas on the Second Lift.

 

271 Squadron

Based at Down Ampney. Flew 48 Dakota sorties - 10 parachute, 7 Horsas on the First Lift, 15 Horsas on the Second Lift, 16 on resupply flights.

 

512 Squadron

Based at Broadwell. Flew 56 Dakota sorties - 33 parachute on the First Lift, 18 Horsas on the Second Lift, 5 on resupply flights.

 

575 Squadron

Based at Broadwell. Flew 42 Dakota sorties - 21 parachute on the First Lift, 21 Horsas on the Second Lift.