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List of Vickers Wellington operators

OperatorsEdit

  AustraliaEdit

Royal Australian Air Force

  CanadaEdit

Royal Canadian Air Force

  CzechoslovakiaEdit

Czechoslovakian Air Force in exile in Great Britain

  Free FranceEdit

Free French Air Force
Aeronavale

  GermanyEdit

 
A captured Vickers Wellington Mk.IC (RAF serial L7842) in service with the German Luftwaffe, probably at the test center at Rechlin, circa 1941. L7842 was delivered in mid-1940. It was lost on 6 February 1941 while in service with No. 311 Squadron, RAF, while on a mission to Boulogne (France).
Luftwaffe

  GreeceEdit

Hellenic Air Force[3]

  New ZealandEdit

RNZAF received 30 Wellington Is pre war, the first 18 of which were training with the RAF, when in August 1939 they were loaned, together with aircrew, to the UK, forming the unit which later became No. 75 Squadron RNZAF.

Royal New Zealand Air Force

  PolandEdit

 
RAF Coastal Command aircraft Vickers Wellington of one of Polish Squadrons
Polish Air Forces in exile in Great Britain

  PortugalEdit

Portuguese Air Force
  • One Vickers Wellington was interned in Portugal during World War II.

  South AfricaEdit

South African Air Force

  United KingdomEdit

Royal Air Force
Fleet Air Arm

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

"History of the Royal Canadian Air Force", Christopher Shores, Royce Publications, Toronto, 1984