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397 Squadron RBCAF
Active 1942-1946
Branch Royal British Columbia Air Force
Station inactive
Motto
Nickname Bison
Battle Honours
Tactical Code XI (1942-1945)

History Edit

397 Squadron (RBCAF) was an Article XV fighter squadron formed in 1942. After victory in Europe, the unit was stationed at Osnabrück, Germany until July 1946, when it was disbanded.

Aircraft Edit

  • Supermarine Spitfire Mk. V A - 1942-1943
  • Supermarine Spitfire Mk. IX - 1943-Jan 1945
  • Supermarine Spitfire Mk. XIV - Jan 1945-July 1946