Dear reader. 

One of the goals of the Foundation Children of the 18th sqr. NEI, in cooperation with- and thanks to the many enthusiastic people, researchers and historians which do a fantastic job in the background, trying to get as many open questions as possible around the 18th squadron and its history, to answer. The found answers are documented in the FAQ's.

Our intention is to give a monthly update of newly found facts. Answers based on proven facts, not assumptions. Do you have a question? Set this by email (see bottom of this page).

January 2018 we will start with the first 10 questions and corresponding answers. 


FAQ 1: How many flying personnel had the 18th Squadron in January 1943 to april 1945 in service?


FAQ 01 Aircrew
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FAQ 2During WWII, several 18th Squadron aircraft and their crews were involved in accidents. What’s the number of accidents and crew members involved?

FAQ 02 B-25 Air Accidents
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FAQ 3: What was the day-to-day life of the crew members in 18Sq ML-KNIL?

FAQ 03 Uit het leven gegrepen
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FAQ 4: What’s number of missions flown?

FAQ 04 Dagboek vs Intell Reports
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FAQ 5: What was the relation between 18Sq ML-KNIL / NEIAF and 2Sq RAAF?

FAQ 05 Vergelijking tussen 18Sq NEI and 2Sq RAAF
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FAQ 6: What kind of missions were flown by the Squadron?

FAQ 06 Onderverdeling 18Sq opdrachten
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FAQ 7: How much bomb loads were transported there?.

FAQ 07 Bombs Away
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FAQ 8: Are details known of a flying day in the squadron when based in Australia?

FAQ 08 Shipping II
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FAQ 9: Are details, similar to FAQ 08, available for Targets on land?

FAQ 09 Landdoelen
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FAQ 10: Which were the tasks of 18th Squadron?

FAQ 10 Recce's
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Do you have a question related to the 18th sqn NEI???
Set the question or questions and send an email! Mentioned "FAQ" in the salutation of the email and your question will be considered.