No. 1 PHOTO RECONNAISSANCE UNIT


HOURS FLOWN BY AIRCRAFT TYPE
DURING THE LIGHTNING YEARS

 

YEAR
MONTH
BUFFALO
LANCER
LIGHTNING
WIRRAWAY
MOSQUITO
1942
OCT
56:35
       
NOV
34:05
23:05
49:25
   
DEC
6:20
7:55
14:45
   
1943
JAN
8:30
5:35
8:30
   
FEB
34:15
29:15
12:50
15:55
 
MAR
36:45
16:25
26:45
22:15
 
APR
67:05
21:05
44:20
19:40
 
MAY
44:25
15:55
64:25
47:00
 
JUN
20:55
 
46:20
52:30
 
JUL
   
39:05
23:45
 
AUG
   
20:25
53:05
 
SEP
   
15:45
63:05
 
OCT
nil
57:30
NOV
56:21
47:25
DEC
17:40
48:10
1944
JAN
11:55
23:05
FEB
37:00
34:35
MAR
51:50
49:25
APR
61:55
28:15
MAY
49:15
27:15
10:25
JUN
21:55
27:00
70:55
JUL
14:05
51:35
51:00
AUG
45:35
14:25
34:15
*
SEP
1:00
0:30
13:05
*
OCT
16:55
119:00
TOTAL
252:20
119:15
711:06
723:20
298:40

Times are shown as Hours:Minutes

 

* No. 1 PRU became No. 87 (PR) Squadron on 10 September 1944.

 

Source: RAAF Unit History sheets (Form A50) [Operations Record Book - Forms A50 and A51] 1 PRU Number 87 Squadron Jun 42 - Oct 53. NAA: A9186, 118

 

 

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