XI Squadron's Motto
Ociores acrioresque aquillis - 'Swifter and keener than eagles'

The Squadron Standard was granted by HM King George VI and promulgated on 9th September 1943. It was presented by Air Marshal Sir Owen Jones KBE CB AFC BA FRAeS at Wunstorf on 28th August 1954. A new Standard was presented by Air Vice-Marshal P.S.Collins AFC BA FBIM at Binbrook on 17th August 1984 and the old Standard was laid up in Binbrook village church on 19th August 1984.


Western Front 1915 - 1918 Loos Somme 1916 Arras Cambrai 1917
Somme 1918 Amiens Hindenburg Line North-West Frontier 1930-1931

North-West Frontier 1935-1939
East Africa 1940 Egypt & Libya 1940-1942
Greece 1941 Syria 1941 Ceylon April 1942 Arakan 1943-1944
North Burma 1943-1944 Manipur 1944 Burma 1944-1945