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Royal Air Force Bomber Command

D-Day - Order of battle

Bomber Command: Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris

Trafford L. Leigh-Mallory

Arthur Harris

Edward A. B. Rice

Roddy C. Carr

Ralph A. Cochrane

Clifford M. McEwen

Donald C. T. Bennett

Edward B. Addison

Royal Air Force Bomber Command: Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Harris
   
  No. 1 Group (Bawtry Hall): Air Vice-Marshal Edward Arthur Beckton Rice
    12 Squadron (Wickenby airfield):
    100 Squadron (Grimsby airfield):
    101 Squadron (Ludford Magna airfield):
    103 Squadron (Elsham Wolds airfield):
    166 Squadron (Kirmington airfield):
    300 Squadron (Faldngworth airfield):
    460 Squadron (Binbrook airfield):
    550 Squadron (North Killinghlme airfield):
    576 Squadron (Elsham Wolds airfield):
    625 Squadron (Kelstern airfield):
    626 Squadron (Wickenby airfield):
   
  No. 3 Group (Exnin): Air Vice-Marshal Richard Harrison
    15 Squadron (Mildenhall airfield):
    75 Squadron (Mepal airfield):
    90 Squadron (Tuddenham airfield):
    115 Squadron (Witchford airfield):
    138 (Special Duty) Squadron (Tempsford airfield):
    149 Squadron (Methwold airfield):
    161 (Special Duty) Squadron:
    218 Squadron (Woolfox Lodge airfield):
    514 Squadron (Witchford airfield):
    622 Squadron (Mildenhall airfield):
   
  No. 4 Group (Heslington Hall): Air Vice-Marshal Roderick Charles Carr
    10 Squadron (Melbourne airfield):
    51 Squadron (Snaith airfield):
    76 Squadron (Holme on Spalding airfield):
    78 Squadron (Breighton airfield):
    102 Squadron (Pocklington airfield):
    158 Squadron (Lisset airfield):
    346 Squadron (Elvington airfield):
    466 Squadron (Driffield airfield):
    578 Squadron (Burn airfield):
    640 Squadron (Leconfield airfield):
   
  No. 5 Group (Morton Hall): Air Vice-Marshal Ralph Alexander Cochrane
    9 Squadron (Barney airfield):
    44 Squadron (Dunholme Lodge airfield):
    49 Squadron (Fiskerton airfield):
    50 Squadron (Skellingthorpe airfield):
    57 Squadron (East Kirby airfield):
    61 Squadron (Skellingthorpe airfield):
    83 Squadron (Coninsby airfield):
    97 Squadron (Coninsby airfield):
    106 Squadron (Metheringham airfield):
    207 Squadron (Spilsby airfield):
    463 Squadron (Waddington airfield):
    467 Squadron (Waddington airfield):
    617 Squadron (Woodhall airfield):
    627 Squadron (Woodhall airfield):
    630 Squadron (East Kirby airfield):
    691 Squadron (Dunholme Lodge airfield): (Rhodesian)
   
  No. 6 Group (Allerton Park): Air Vice-Marshal Clifford ('Black Mike') M. McEwen
    408 Squadron (Linton on Ouse airfield):
    419 Squadron (Middleton St George airfield):
    420 Squadron (Tholthorpe airfield):
    424 Squadron (Skipton on Swale airfield):
    425 Squadron (Tholthorpe airfield) :
    426 Squadron (Linton on Ouse airfield):
    427 Squadron (Leemings airfield):
    428 Squadron (Middleton St George airfield):
    429 Squadron (Leemings airfield):
    431 Squadron (East Moor airfield):
    433 Squadron (Skipton on Swale airfield):
    434 Squadron (East Moor airfield):
   
  No. 8 Pathfinder Group (Castle Hill House): Air Vice-Marshal Donald Clifford Bennett
    7 Squadron (Oakington airfield):
    35 Squadron (Graveley airfield):
    105 Squadron (Bourn airfield):
    109 Squadron (Little Staughton airfield):
    139 Squadron (Upwood airfield):
    156 Squadron (Upwood airfield):
    405 Squadron (Gransden Lodge airfield):
    571 Squadron (Oakington airfield):
    582 Squadron (Little Staughton airfield):
    635 Squadron (Downham Market airfield):
    692 Squadron (Graveley airfield):
   
  No. 100 (BS) Group: Air Vice-Marshal Edward Barker Addison
    23 (BS) Squadron (Little Snoring airfield):
    85 (BS) Squadron (Swannington airfield):
    141 (BS) Squadron (West Raynham airfield):
    157 (BS) Squadron (Swannington airfield):
    169 (BS) Squadron (Gt Massingham airfield):
    192 (BS) Squadron (Foulsham airfield):
    214 (BS) Squadron (Oulton airfield):
    239 (BS) Squadron (West Raynham airfield):
    515 (BS) Squadron (Little Snoring airfield):
    199 Squadron (North Creake airfield):
    223 Squadron (Oulton airfield):