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Air Forces in India - January 1939


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Unit Location Officer Commanding
Aircraft Depot RAF Karachi Gp Capt A W F Glenny
Aircraft Park RAF Lahore Gp Capt A S Maskell
Bomber Transport Flt RAF Lahore Sqn Ldr J A B Begg
No 31 (Army Co-operation) Sqn RAF Lahore Sqn Ldr C Stephenson
Air Force Station Ambala Ambala, India Wg Cdr C F Horsley
No 28 (Army Co-operation) Sqn RAF Ambala Sqn Ldr Ellacombe L S Ward

No 1 (Indian) Group

 
Unit Location Officer Commanding
No 1 (Indian) Wing Station RAF Kohat Wg Cdr J Oliver
No 27 (Bomber) Sqn RAF Kohat Sqn Ldr W N McKechnie
No 60 (Bomber) Sqn RAF Kohat Sqn Ldr C B Hughes
No 2 (Indian) Wing Station RAF Risalpur Wg Cdr B Ankers
No 5 (Army Co-operation) Sqn RAF Risalpur Sqn Ldr H J G E Proud
No 11 (Bomber) Sqn RAF Risalpur Sqn Ldr W V L Spendlove
No 39 (Bomber) Sqn RAF Risalpur Vacant
No 20 (Army Co-operation) Sqn RAF Peshawar Sqn Ldr R C Mead

Indian Air Force

 
Unit Location Officer Commanding
No 1 Sqn RAF Ambala Sqn Ldr C H Smith

Source - January 1939 Air Force List

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