I have added two new instalments to the '6 Sqn WW1 Diary' menu item, one for January 1917 and the second for February 1917. Using Squadron records, my grandfather's diaries and other recognised historical sources, I am gradually building up a month-by-month diary of the squadron's actvities when it was stationed at Abeele, Belgium, on the Western Front. Eventually, as mentioned elsewhere on this website, I will publish a compilation under the title, 'WISH YOU WERE HERE!'
The End of an Old Friend
January 14, 2015
6 Squadron Royal Air Force is about to celebrate its 100th birthday, as it was formed on 31st January 1914 at Farnborough. It seemed a good time to st...