Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation

 

Home Page

About this site

Quick Menu

Main Menu

Members' Area (Subscription service)

What's New

Help Needed?

Shop online from Amazon

Lopoking for ex-colleagues?

E-mail me

Please sign my guest book

Pleae read my guest book

Glossary

Bibliography

Links Page

Text links are shown below

This site has been 'Labelled with ICRA' to indicate the child friendly nature of the material contained in it

Link to Servicepals.com

In Association with Amazon.co.uk


Woodfield Publishing

- Home Page -

- About this site -

- Quick Menu -

- Main Menu -

- Members' Area -

- What's New -

- Help Needed -

- Online Store -

- Reunions -

- Contact Me -

- Sign Guest Book -

- View Guest Book -

- Glossary -

- Bibliography -


No 43 Squadron Aircraft & Markings 1916 - 1939


Armstrong Whitworth FK3#

Armstrong Whitworth FK3

May 1916 - Aug 1916

BE2c#

BE2c

Avro 504#

Avro 504

Jun 1916 - Aug 1916, Nov 1916

Bristol Scout#

Bristol Scout

Aug 1916 - Sep 1917

Sopwith 1 Strutter#

Sopwith 1 Strutter

Dec 1916 - Sep 1917

  Camel of No 43 Squadron

Camel

Sep 1917 - Oct 1918

(Marking carried Sep 1917 - Mar 1918, from Mar 1918 to Oct 1918, markings used same as Snipe shown below)

Snipe of No 43 Squadron (WW1)

Aug 1918 - Nov 1918 

Snipe#

Snipe

Aug 1918 - Sep 1919, Jul 1925 - May 1926

Gamecock I of No 43 Squadron

Gamecock I

Apr 1926 - Jun 1928

It was from this aircraft that the squadron adopted its famous 'Fighting (Gamecock) Cocks' emblem

Siskin IIIA of No 43 Squadron

Siskin IIIA

Jun 1928 - May 1931

Fury I of No 43 Squadron (original colour scheme)

Fury I of No 43 Squadron (camouflage scheme)

Fury I

May 1931 - Jan 1939

Images marked # are to show aircraft type not squadron markings

This page was last updated on 21/08/12 using FrontPage XP

Back to Organizational Index Organisational Index                 [Top of Page]                    43 Sqn 1939 - Current Forward to 43 Squadron markings 1939 - Current