No.682 Squadron

None authorised
None authorised
01 February 1943
14 September 1945

No.682 Squadron was formed from No. 4 Photographic Reconnaissance Unit at Maison Blanche, Algeria on 1 February 1943. It operated over the Western and Central areas of the Mediterranean. It moved to Italy in December 1943. A detachment was sent to southern France in September 1944. On 14 September 1945 the unit disbanded.


Spitfire IV/XI/XIX 1943 - 1945
Mosquito IV/VI 1943 - 1943

Reference Sources

The Squadrons of the Royal Air Force
James J Halley Air Britain (Historians) Ltd 1988

RAF Squadrons
Wg Cdr C G Jefford Airlife 2001

Coastal Support and Special Squadrons of the RAF and their aircraft
John D R Rawlings Jane’s Publishing 1982

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