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Royal New Zealand Air Force

no. 9 bomber reconnaissance squadron

no. 9 bomber reconnaissance squadron

Formed (as No. 9 General Reconnaissance Squadron) in New Caledonia, July 1942; disbanded June 1945.

Aircraft: Hudsons, 1942–43; Venturas, 1943–45.

Commanding Officers
Squadron Leader D. B. Grigg July 1942–June 1943
Squadron Leader J. J. Busch June–July 1943
Squadron Leader A. C. Willis July–August 1943
Wing Commander A. C. Allen October 1943–May 1945
Tours of Duty
New Caledonia July 1942–March 1943
Santo March–October 1943 and February–May 1944
New Zealand November 1943–February 1944
Bougainville May–August 1944
Fiji January–March 1945
Emirau March–May 1945