INDEX OF NAVAL AIR SQUADRONS
In November 1943 the first fighter flights were formed for 842 squadron
on HMS Fencer.
The other 9 flights formed from December 1943 until March 1944, on HMS Tracker, with 846 squadron, with 832 squadron, with 845 squadron on HMS Engadine, HMS Fencer, 813 squadron on HMS Campania, with 852 squadron, and flights at Eglington, and Stretton.
Returning to Eglington in February 1944, the squadron was disbanded
in June 1944, the flights having been absorbed into the squadrons they
had been attached.
Norway 1944, Atlantic 1944, Arctic 1944
Commanding Officers and Squadron Personnel
- L/C(A) TW Harrington, RN Aug 1943-Dec 1943
- L/C M Hordern, RN Dec 1943-June 1944
Aircraft Martlet I Aug 1943-Dec 1943 Martlet II Aug 1943-Dec 1943 Martlet IV Aug 1943-Dec 1943 Wildcat V Aug 1943-June 1944 Ships and Squadron bases
To be listed
The Squadron Today
Link to current Fleet Air Arm squadron information
Associations and Reunions
1832, 1834, 1835, 1836 squadrons. Contact details via FAAOA
FURTHER INFORMATION World Aircraft Carrier Lists and Photo Gallery - from 1913 to 2000. Naval History Information Center, Haze Gray & Underway American based World Aircraft Carrier Lists & Photo Gallery - one of the definitive online sources for British and world aircraft carrier & seaplane tender data, histories and images - over 1000 photos. Sturtivant, R & Ballance, T (1994). 'The Squadrons of the Fleet Air Arm' Published by Air Britain (Historians) Ltd, 1994 ISBN: 0 85130 223 8 Robert Horsten's FAA