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Royal New Zealand Air Force

no. 4 bomber reconnaissance squadron

no. 4 bomber reconnaissance squadron

Formed (as No. 4 General Reconnaissance Squadron) in Fiji, October 1940; disbanded September 1945.

Aircraft: Vincents and converted civil aircraft to 1941; Hudsons, 1941–43; Venturas, 1943–45.

Commanding Officers
Squadron Leader G. R. White October 1940–October 1942
Wing Commander B. M. Lewis November 1942–May 1943
Squadron Leader E. W. Tacon May–December 1943
Squadron Leader E. Brooke-Taylor December 1943–April 1944
Squadron Leader N. R. Lecher April 1944–January 1945
Wing Commander F. R. Dix January–February 1945
Squadron Leader A. F. A. Tye March–June 1945
Squadron Leader L. H. Parry July–August 1945
Squadron Leader G. S. A. Stevenson September 1945
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Tours of Duty
Fiji October 1940–November 1944
Emirau November 1944–February 1945
Guadalcanal May–June 1945
Emirau June–July 1945
Los Negros July–September 1945