No 298 Squadron, Royal Air Force

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History:Formed at Thruxton in August 1942.

Coat of arms (crest) of the No 298 Squadron, Royal Air Force

Official blazon

A hand proper holding a dagger in bend sinister thrusting to the dexter.
Motto:Silent we strike.


The Badge is symbolic of the Airborne Operations of the Unit, which callled for Speed, Accuracy and Silence in attacking the Enemy. It was approved in June 1945.

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