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Coastal Command Group Dispositions - May 1943

Coastal Command dispositions - May 1943


No 15 Group No 17 Group No 18 Group



Alness (Invergordon)



15B Ballykelly 17B  Catfoss  18B Leuchars
15C Port Ellen* 17C Castle Kennedy 18C Sullom Voe
15D Benbecula 17D Cranwell 18D Wick
15E Castle Archdale 17E Crosby-on-Eden 18E Helensburgh
15F Oban 17F Dyce No 19 Group
No 16 Group 17G Silloth 19A Chivenor

Bircham Newton

17H Squires Gate 19B St Eval
16B North Coates 17J


19C Pembroke Dock
16C Thorney Island 17K East Fortune 19D Mount Batten
16D Gosport 17L Kiladeas 19E 


16E Benson 17M Limavedy 19F Hamworthy
RAF Gibraltar 17N Long Kesh 19G Holmsley South
North Front 17P Port Ellen* 19H Predannock
RAF Iceland 17Q Wig Bay 19J Talbenny


17R Templeton    
Reykjavik 17S Turnberry    

No 17 Group was the Coastal Command's Operational Training Group and therefore did not have any operational boundary.

*Port Ellen was under the operational control of No 15 Group whilst housing a training unit of No 17 Group.

Stations housing only the Group Communication Flight, are not shown.

This page was last updated on 09/06/17 using FrontPage 2000

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