Below is some genealogy information on the No. 299 Squadron of the Royal Air Force that may help searches for military ancestors.
Theatres of War, Army Regiments, Naval Detachments, RAF
World War Two
Formed in 1943 in Hampshire from No.297 Squadron as a special operations unit. It was comprised of Lockheed Ventura and Short Stirling aircraft. It performed special operations duties. It was involved in D-Day and the battle of Arnhem as well as supporting the resistance movement in Norway. It was disbanded in 1946.
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