TANGMERE SQUADRONS : 1940

Below is a list of Squadrons who served at Tangmere in 1940 along with their Squadron Crests. Many other units used Tangmere as a stop-over or flew single operations from the field. These have not been included.

Royal Air Force
1 Squadron
No.1 Squadron
(23 Jul - 1 Aug 1940)
17 Squadron
No.17 Squadron
(19 Aug - 2 Sep 1940)
43 Squadron
No.43 Squadron
( 31 May - 8 Sep 1940)
65 Squadron
No.65 Squadron
(29 Nov 1940 - 26 Feb 1941)
145 Squadron
No.145 Squadron
(10 May - 23 Jul 1940,
9 Oct 1940 - 28 May 1941)
213 Squadron
No.213 Squadron
(7 Sep - 29 Nov 1940)
219 Squadron
No.219 Squadron
(10 Dec 1940 -23 Jun 1942)
238 Squadron
No.238 Squadron
(16 May - 20 Jun 1940)
601 Squadron
No.601 Squadron
(30 Dec 1939 - 1 Jun 1940,
17 Jun - 19 Aug 1940, 2-7 Sep 1940)
605 Squadron
No.605 Squadron
(27 Aug 1939 - 11 Feb 1940)
607 Squadron
No.607 Squadron
(1 Sep - 10 Oct 1940)
614 Squadron
No.614 Squadron
(Jun 1940 - Mar 1941)
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