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Closed 12/03/2022

raised of £12,000 target by 48 supporters

    Weʼve raised £3,375 to help fund an official memorial to No. 3(F) Squadron Royal Air Force

    Funded on Saturday, 12th March 2022

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    Number 3 Fighter Squadron was formed at Larkhill on 1 April 1911 as No 2 (Aeroplane) Company, Air Battalion, Royal Engineers. On 13 May 1912 it was renamed No 3 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps. The RFC became the Royal Air Force on 1 April 1918. No 3 Squadron is the UK's first and oldest fixed wing aircraft squadron. It became known as No 3 Fighter Squadron.

    The 3(F) Squadron Association was established for past and present Squadron members. It is the intention of the Association to raise funds to create an official memorial to record the Squadron's service and honour those who have served.

    The Association has received a legacy from a late World War 2 veteran that forms the basis of the memorial fund.



    • Philip Ward2 years ago
      Philip Ward

      Philip Ward

      2 years ago

      As of 16/11 we have a grand total of £5140 which takes into account our legacy and private donations. The response is impressive. A big thank you on behalf of the Association.

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    Page last updated on: 1/6/2022 10.48



    • Phil Staddon

      Phil Staddon

      Jan 6, 2022

      Great Idea as long 3(f) never had slaves the monument should last forever.


    • Anonymous


      Jan 5, 2022

    • Al Cleaver

      Al Cleaver

      Dec 21, 2021

      Great idea, keep up the good work.


    • Geof Cole

      Geof Cole

      Dec 20, 2021

      Time for a memorial for a fine squadron


    • James Andrews

      James Andrews

      Dec 13, 2021


    • Mark Pottinger

      Mark Pottinger

      Dec 7, 2021

      A small 'thanks' from Ron's family.


    • Anonymous


      Dec 3, 2021


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