The Phoney War (15 novembre 1939 – 9 mai 1940)

The Phoney War (15 November 1939 – 9 May 1940)

This 18th of November marks the Squadron’s real entry into the war with its first operational missions after the training series of the previous months.

On 18 December 1939, Flight Lieutenant Leslie T.W. Thornley is ordered to join Saint-Inglevert Airfield with Flying Officer…