Cowboys of the Sky

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The other three squadrons flew on the Western Front. 2 Squadron, beginning in October 1917, flew fighters, firstly the DH5 and then the SE5a. 3 Squadron was a Corps reconnaissance squadron and were equipped with the two-seater RE8 from September 1917 and 4 Squadron, which began operations in January 1918, flew the rotary-engined Sopwith Camel and then the Sopwith Snipe for the last month of hostilities.

Pages: 156

Publisher: Airlife Publishing Limited (1989)

ISBN: 1853101044

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