Formed on 1 December 1939 with four Sea Gladiators that had arrived from Donibristle to Hatston the previous day. Six more Sea Gladiators arrived from Wick to bring up the squadron to strength.
|N2266||RTP||From Royal Navy Air Station, Donibristle.|| All black aircraft with the personal code for Captain R. T. Partridge RM.
|N2272||G||From Royal Navy Air Station, Worthy Down.|
|N2274||From Royal Navy Air Station, Worthy Down.|
|N2275||From Royal Navy Air Station, Worthy Down.||10/04/40 1 He 111 shared destroyed by Lt Smeeton.
27/04/40 1 He 111 claimed shared damaged by Lt Smeeton.
06/40 Crashed into the Pentland Firth.
|N2276||H||From Royal Navy Air Station, Worthy Down.||01/05/40 1 Ju 87 claimed damaged by Lt Cdr Cockburn.|
|N2300||From 18 Sq.
From 13/08/40 at 804 Sq.
|09/12/40 Taxiing accident at Skeabrae.||07/04/41 Packing Depot.|
|N5509||10/04/40 16:40 1/3 He 111 claimed by PO (A) Sabey.
19/04/40 1 sortie flown by PO (A) Sabey.
|N5510||10/04/40 16:40 1/3 He 111 claimed by Sub-Lt Fell.
|N5533||11/04/40 Embarked in 802 Sq. on HMS Glorious.
04/40 Disembarked in UK.
23/04/40 Prestwick to Donibristle.
09/40 To 804 Sq.
|No further trace.|
|N5538||10/04/40 16:40 1/3 He 111 claimed by PO (A) Peacock.
Gloster Gladiator in Commonwealth squadron service