File:A Fordson Armoured Car of No. 2 Armoured Car Company RAF waits outside Baghdad, while negotiations for an armistice take place.
Creation. On 7 April "Number 2 Armoured Car Company RAF " was formed at Heliopolis in the Kingdom of Egypt. The company was placed under the.
The No.1 Armoured Car Company RAF was a military unit of Britain's Royal Air Force (RAF) based in Iraq and which played a role in the defence of RAF Habbaniya during World War II. Acting as a reconnaissance force the Company was regularly in action against the light Iraqi forces. From mid-September until late October the Squadron sent sections on detachment to Girwood Barracks, West Belfast. This image is in the public domain because it is a mere mechanical scan or photocopy of a public domain original, or — from the available evidence — is so similar to such a scan or photocopy that no copyright protection can be expected to arise. After rest and refit, it was back in the Ground Defence role when Rommel initiated his offensive, defending the airstrips. An event which is still remembered during matthew 21 commentary Squadron detachments throughout the world.