No. 159 Squadron R.A.F.
|Description of the Squadron's Badge|
In front of logs enflamed a peacock's head holds a woodman's axe. 159 Squadron was the first four-engined heavy bomber unit in India. The peacock's head commemorates its association with Burma, the axe its pathfinder activities in blazing the trail.
|Squadron's Motto:||Quo non, quando non (Whether not, when not)|
|Brief History:||No.159 Squadron was formed on 1 June 1918 as a nucleus but was disbanded again on 4 July 1918after formation had been suspended to provide reinforcements for France.|