Iraq and Syria, June 1941 to July 1941.
Operated one flight of Gladiators (the other flight had Hurricanes) mainly in Syria.
|K7899||29/06/41 From 94 Sq.||28/10/41 To Meteorological Flight, Habbaniya|
|K7907||29/06/41 From 4 FTS.||To 261 Sq.|
|K8048||29/04/41 From 3 RAAF Sq.||To Air Depot Iraq.
30/10/41 To Iraq Conversion Flight.
27/04/42 Swung on landing and undercarriage leg collapsed at Habbaniya.
01/07/42 SOC as beyond economical repair.
|N5857||From 123 Sq.||Later to Iraq Conversion Flight and after this to Shaibah.||To ‘X’ Flight.|
Gloster Gladiator in Commonwealth squadron service