No 263 Hurricane Squadron

'By His Claw one Knows The Lion'

Squadron Leader H.Eeles
No 263 Squadron was formed on the 27/9/1918 and was disbanded on the 30/6/1963
No 263 Squadron took little part in the Battle of Britain and on the July 10th 1940 were based at Grangemouth in 13 Group. The C.O. was S/L H.Eeles and on September 15th 1940 they were at Drem (non operational) and the C.O. was then F/L T.P.Pugh.

A.W.N.Britton R.F.Ferdinand T.P.Pugh
C.P.Rudland D.Stein W.O.L.Smith

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