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Far East Commands - February 1944


[ACSEA | EAC - 3 TAF | No 221 Group | No 222 Group | No 223 Group | No 224 Group | No 225 Group | No 226 Group | No 227 Group | No 231 Group | AHQ India]

Air Command South-East Asia

Directly controlled by HQ ACSEA

Unit Location/Address Notes
No 164 (Signals) Wing (Detachment) Abbotabad  
Base Personnel Office Bombay  
Base Reception Depot Bombay  
Base Accounts Office Bombay  
No 164 (Signals) Wing Delhi  
No 2 Long Range Penetration Contingent Lalitpur  
RAF Dental Services New Delhi  
RAF Section of Public Relations Directorate New Delhi  
No 3 Long Range Penetration Contingent c/o 16 Infantry Brigade  

Eastern Air Command, 3rd Tactical Air Force (ACSEA)

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 31 Sqn - Detachment Agartala Dakota
Air Fighting Training Unit Amarda Road  
No 1573 Gunnery Flight Amarda Road  
No 30 Flying Control Section Amarda Road  
No 4406 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Amarda Road  
No 7 Care & Maintenance Party Asansol  
No 1 Combined Training Centre (RAF Section) Bombay  
No 190 Assault Wing Bombay  
No 15 Signals Section Assault Force Bombay  
No 201 Airfield HQ Bombay  
No 17 Field Security Section Bombay  
No 5750 Mobile Signals Unit Bombay  
No 5751 Mobile Signals Unit Bombay  
No 5752 Mobile Signals Unit Bombay  
No 5753 Mobile Signals Unit Bombay  
No 5754 Mobile Signals Unit Bombay  
No 1 Satellite HQ Bombay  
No 2 Satellite HQ Bombay  
No 3 Satellite HQ Bombay  
No 4 Satellite HQ Bombay  
No 5 Satellite HQ Bombay  
No 6 Satellite HQ Bombay  
No 1 Satellite Signals Section Bombay  
No 2 Satellite Signals Section Bombay  
No 3 Satellite Signals Section Bombay  
No 4 Satellite Signals Section Bombay  
No 5 Satellite Signals Section Bombay  
No 6 Satellite Signals Section Bombay  
No 1 Beach Party Bombay  
No 2 Beach Party Bombay  
No 1 Servicing Party Bombay  
No 2 Servicing Party Bombay  
No 3 Servicing Party Bombay  
No 1 Portable RDF Section Bombay  
No 2 Portable RDF Section Bombay  
No 107 Filter/Operations Room Bombay  
RAF Sections HQ Ship Bombay  
No 4423 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Bombay  
No 4424 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Bombay  
No 4425 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Bombay  
No 4426 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Bombay  
No 4427 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Bombay  
No 20 ALG Signals Section Bombay  
RAF Chaplains Branch Calcutta  
Movements Control Pool Calcutta  
RAF Movements Section Calcutta  
No 1 Aircrew House Calcutta  
No 2 Aircrew House Calcutta  
Base HQ Calcutta  
No 1 Mobile Surgical Unit Calcutta  
No 3 Base Signals Unit Calcutta  
No 11 Central Medical Board Calcutta  
No 5 Base Postal Unit Calcutta  
No 681 Sqn Chadina Spitfire
No 4409 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Chandpur  
No 10 Field Security Section Comilla  
No 684 Sqn Comilla Mosquito
No 171 Wing Comilla  
No 18 Flying Control Section Comilla  
No 86 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Comilla  
No 4414 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Comilla  
No 4421 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Comilla  
No 4439 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Jessore  
No 1 Bomb Disposal Squad Comilla  
HQ 3rd Tactical Air Force Comilla  
HQ Eastern Air Command Comilla  
No 6 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type A) Comilla  
No 31 Sqn Kharagpur Dakota
Rail Transit Section Parbatipur  
Rail Transit Section Santahar  
No 3 Hill Depot Shillong  
AME Stations
No 863 AMES No 8026 AMES  

No 221 Group

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 11 Bomb Disposal Squad Alipore  
No 1581 Calibration Flt Alipore  
No 4 Flying Control Section Alipore  
No 81 Sqn Alipore Spitfire
No 84 Sqn - Detachment Alipore Mosquito
No 67 Sqn Alipore Spitfire, also shown at Agartala in 224 Group
No 1300 Meteorological Flt Alipore  
No 359 Wireless Unit Barrackpore  
No 152 Sqn Baigachi Spitfire
No 176 Sqn Baigachi Beaufighter/Hurricane
No 6 Flying Control Section Baigachi  
No 146 Sqn Baigachi Hurricane
No 3 Shore Servicing Section Calcutta  
No 293 Wing Calcutta  
No 180 Signals Wing Calcutta  
No 23 Wireless Unit Calcutta  
No 978 Sqn Calcutta Mk VI Balloon
No 4 Air Transit Section Chabua (Assam)  
No 6 Wireless Unit Cuttack  
No 3 Airport Security Section Dinjan  
No 4437 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Diamond Harbour  
No 4446 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Egra  
No 60 Mobile Field Hospital Imphal  
No 7 Flying Control Section Imphal  
No 170 Wing Imphal  
No 155 Sqn Imphal Mohawk
No 23 Air Support Control Imphal  
Filter Room 'F' Imphal  
No 9 Operations Room 'C' Imphal  
No 76 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Imphal  
No 355 Wireless Unit Imphal  
No 7 Forecast Centre (Type 'A') RAF Imphal  
No 6 Bomb Disposal Squad Imphal  
No 28 Sqn Imphal Hurricane IIB
No 11 Wireless Unit Imphal  
No 181 Signals Wing Imphal  
No 11 Field Security Section Imphal  
No 221 Group Imphal  
No 979 Sqn Jamshedpur Mk VI Balloons
No 63 Mobile Field Hospital Kailakandi
No 4436 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Khulna  
No 40 Wireless Unit Khulna  
No 8 Flying Control Section Kumbhirgram  
No 45 Sqn Kumbhirgram Vengeance
No 110 Sqn Kumbhirgram Vengeance
No 4416 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Kumbhirgram  
No 4417 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Kumbhirgram  
No 1582 Calibration Flt Kumbhirgram  
No 168 Wing Kumbhirgram  
No 4 Bomb Disposal Squad Kumbhirgram  
No 9 Air Transit Section

Kunming (China)

 
No 84 Sqn Maharajpur Vengeance
No 113 Sqn Manipur Road  
No 4448 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Manipur Road  
No 34 Sqn Palel Hurricane IIC
No 77 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Palel  
No 42 Sqn Palel Hurricane
No 4430 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Palel  
No 4440 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Palel  
No 189 Wing Palel  
No 9 Flying Control Section Palel  
No 2943 Sqn RAF Regiment Palel
No 4408 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Palel  
No 4418 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Palel  
No 211 Sqn Ranchi Beaufighter
No 8 Care and Maintenance Party Ranchi  
No 5 Flying Control Section Ranchi  
Low Attack Instructors School Ranchi  
No 4434 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Rajyeswarpur  
No 4444 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Rajyeswarpur  
No 1 Hydrogen Compressor Station Richra (Calcutta)  
No 2 Hydrogen Compressor Station Richra (Calcutta)  
No 5 Sqn IAF Sapam Hurricane IID
No 4445 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Silchar  
No 10 Flying Control Section Silchar  
No 19 Wireless Unit Tiddim  
AME Stations
211, 224, 227, 248, 258, 281, 288, 319, 373, 382, 383, 384, 543, 544, 567, 568, 569, 590, 848, 849, 851, 859, 857, 869, 870, 885, 5047, 5048, 5056, 5058, 5456, 5055, 5070, 5071 8502 & 8514

 

No 222 Group (ACSEA)

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
Advanced Flying Boat Base Addu Atoll  
RAF Station China Bay    
No 235 Air Sea Rescue Unit RAF China Bay  
No 321 Sqn RAF China Bay Catalina
No 17 Sqn RAF China Bay Hurricane IIC
No 984 Sqn RAF China Bay Mk VI Balloon
Flying Boat Base RAF China Bay  
No 75 Flying Control Station RAF China Bay  
No 12 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'B') RAF RAF China Bay  
RAF Station Colombo    
No 222 Group RAF Colombo  
No 990 Sqn RAF Colombo Mk VI Balloon
No 4 Hydrogen Compressor Station RAF Colombo  
No 89 Air Stores Park RAF Colombo  
Filter Room (Type 'F') RAF Colombo  
No 20 Operations Room (Type 'G') RAF Colombo  
No 45 Embarkation Unit RAF Colombo  
No 203 Air Sea Rescue Unit RAF Colombo  
No 6 Civilian Repair Organisation (MT) RAF Colombo  
RAF Auxiliary 'Shengking' RAF Colombo  
No 7 Base Postal Unit RAF Colombo  
Mobile School of Cookery and Catering RAF Colombo  
GR and Air Navs School RAF Colombo  
No 8 Transit Camp RAF Colombo  
No 357 Wireless Unit RAF Colombo  
No 10 Forecast Centre (Type 'A') RAF RAF Colombo  
No 30 Sqn Dumbulla Hurricane IIC
No 3 Operations Room (Type 'C') Dumbulla  
Advanced Flying Boat Base Diego Garcia  
No 1 Meteorological Reporting Centre Diego Gacia  
Filter Room (Type 'E') Jafna  
No 29 Care and Maintenance Party Kalametiya  
RAF Station Kankesanturai    
Advanced Flying Boat Base Kelai  
RAF Station Koggala    
No 205 Sqn RAF Koggala Catalina
No 413 Sqn RCAF RAF Koggala Catalina
Flying Boat Base RAF Koggala  
No 4413 AA Flight, RAF Regiment RAF Koggala  
No 72 Flying Control Station RAF Koggala  
No 11 Forecast Centre (Type 'B') RAF RAF Koggala  
No 30 Care and Maintenance Party Komariya  
No 1 Explosives Park Kurunegala Explosive Storage Unit
No 22 Sqn - Detachment Madras Beaufort
RAF Station Minneriya    
No 13 Bomb Disposal Squad RAF Minneriya  
No 7 Hill Depot Radella  
RAF Station Ratmalana    
No 1303 (Meteorological) Flt Ratmalana  
No 273 Sqn RAF Ratmalana Hurricane IIB
No 13 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C') RAF Ratmalana  
No 332 Maintenance Unit RAF Ratmalana MT Storage Unit
No 336 Maintenance Unit RAF Ratmalana  
No 2 Explosives Park RAF Ratmalana Explosive Storage Unit
No 1571 Gunnery Flt RAF Ratmalana  
No 4419 AA Flight, RAF Regiment RAF Ratmalana  
No 10 Air Transit Section RAF Ratmalana  
No 12 Bomb Disposal Squad RAF Ratmalana  
No 71 Flying Control Station RAF Ratmalana  
No 15 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo) RAF Ratmalana  
Communication Flt RAF Ratmalana  
No 1579 Calibration Flt RAF Ratmalana  
No 145 Repair and Salvage Unit RAF Ratmalana  
No 217 Sqn - Detachment Santa Cruz Beaufort
RAF Station Sigiriya    
No 16 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C') RAF RAF Sigiriya  
No 160 Sqn RAF Sigiriya Liberator
No 4450 AA Flight, RAF Regiment RAF Sigiriya  
No 73 Flying Control Station RAF Sigiriya  
No 89 Sqn - Detachment St Thomas mount Beaufighter VI
Filter Room (Type 'F') Trincomalee  
No 2 Operations Room (Type 'C') Trincomalee  
RAF Station Vavuniya    
No 22 Sqn RAF Vavuniya Beaufort
No 217 Sqn RAF Vavuniya Beaufort
No 13 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo) RAF Vavuniya  
No 4429 AA Flight, RAF Regiment RAF Vavuniya  
No 74 Flying Control Station RAF Vavuniya  
No 89 Sqn RAF Vavuniya Beaufighter VI
Torpedo Depot Wellawatta  

AME Stations

209, 254, 272, 290, 292, 296, 377, 394, 524, 538, 539, 546, 552, 553, 589, 686, 858, 2015, 2016, 5009, 5010, 5043, 5060 & 8513

No 223 Group (ACSEA)

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 58 Flying Control Section Ambala
Central Map Section Ambala
No 194 Sqn Basal Hudson VI/Dakota
RAF Station Chaklala    
Technical Development Centre RAF Chaklala  
Air Landing School RAF Chaklala  
No 62 Sqn RAF Chaklala Dakota
No 117 Sqn RAF Chaklala Dakota
No 1576 Flight RAF Chaklala  
No 4 Hill Depot Chakrata  
Medical Training Centre Chakrata  
Transit Camp Dehra Dum
No 117 Sqn - Detachment Lalitpur Dakota
No 1 Hill Depot Lower Topa  
No 12 Field Security Section Peshawar  
No 152 OTU Peshawar  
No 223 Group Peshawar  
No 223 Group Communication Flt Peshawar  
No 46 Flying Control Section

Peshawar

 
No 177 Wing Rawalpindi Transport Command Unit
No 21 Care and Maintenance Party Samungli  
No 57 Flying Control Section Samungli  
No 2 Hill Depot Solan  

AME Station

5059

No 224 Group (EAC, 3 TAF)

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 60 Sqn Agartala Hurricane
No 169 Wing Agartala  
No 27 Sqn Agartala Beaufighter
No 2941 Sqn RAF Regiment Agartala
No 4401 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Agartala
No 4407 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Agartala
No 6 Operations Room (Type 'C') Agartala  
No 1 Care and Maintenance Party Agartala  
No 5 Bomb Disposal Squad Agartala  
No 16 Flying Control Section Agartala  
No 4432 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Chiringa
No 4402 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Chiringa
No 261 Sqn Chiringa Hurricane IIB
No 61 Mobile Field Hospital Chittagong  
No 62 Mobile Field Hospital Chittagong Also shown at Ramu
No 166 Wing Chittagong  
No 67 Sqn Chittagong Spitfire, also shown at Chittagong in 221 Group
No 615 Sqn Chittagong Spitfire
No 224 Group Chittagong  
No 182 (Signals) Wing Chittagong  
No 2944 Sqn RAF Regiment Chittagong
No 2946 Sqn RAF Regiment Chittagong  
No 4405 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Chittagong  
No 4411 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Chittagong  
No 4438 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Chittagong  
No 82 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Chittagong  
No 83 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Chittagong
No 5 Operations Room (Type 'C) Chittagong  
No 2 Bomb Disposal Squad Chittagong  
No 1583 Calibration Flt Chittagong  
Filter Room (Type 'F') Chittagong  
No 13 Field Security Section Chittagong  
No 987 Sqn Chittagong Mk VI Balloon
No 21 Operations Room (Type 'C') Chittagong  
No 226 Air Sea Rescue Unit Chittagong  
No 41 Flying Control Section Chittagong  
No 12 Wireless Unit Chittagong  
No 5 Transit Camp Chittagong  
No 79 Sqn Chittagong Hurricane IIC
No 367 Wireless Unit Chittagong  
No 79 Embarkation Unit Chittagong  
No 6 Base Postal Unit Chittagong
No 227 Air Sea Rescue Unit Comilla  
No 368 Wireless Unit Comilla  
No 4403 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Cox's Bazaar  
No 4410 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Cox's Bazaar  
No 4422 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Cox's Bazaar  
No 4431 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Cox's Bazaar  
No 85 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Cox's Bazaar  
No 10 Wireless Unit Cox's Bazaar  
Filter Room (Type 'E') Cox's Bazaar  
No 7 Transit Camp Cox's Bazaar
No 22 Air Support Control Dhechuapalong  
No 258 Sqn Dohazari Hurricane
No 167 Wing Dohazari  
No 6 Transit Camp Dohazari
No 4404 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Dohazari Also shown at Fenny
No 4442 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Dohazari  
No 82 Sqn Dohazari Vengeance
No 123 Sqn Fenny Hurricane
No 2945 Sqn RAF Regiment Fenny  
No 4415 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Fenny  
No 4441 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Fenny  
No 4433 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Fenny  
No 79 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Fenny  
No 81 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Fenny  
No 177 Sqn Fenny Beaufighter
No 17 Flying Control Section Fenny  
No 243 Wing Fenny  
No 228 Air Sea Rescue Unit Fenny  
No 15 Bomb Disposal Squad Fenny  
No 11 Sqn Lalmai Hurricane
No 4435 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Nidania  
No 134 Sqn Parashuram Hurricane
No 20 Sqn Rumkhapalong Hurricane IID
No 165 Wing Ramu  
No 4443 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Ramu  
No 4447 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Ramu  
No 607 Sqn Ramu Spitfire
No 62 Mobile Field Hospital Ramu Also shown at Chittagong
No 136 Sqn Ramu Hurricane IIC
No 2942 Sqn RAF Regiment Ramu  
No 10 Operations Room (Type 'C') Ramu  

AME Stations

210, 247, 376, 378, 379, 642, 643, 669, 670, 671, 676, 679, 680, 853, 869, 864, 877, 879, 884, 5004, 5029, 5042, 5054 & 5055

No 225 Group (ACSEA)

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 10 Care and Maintenance Party Arkonam  
No 172 (Composite) Wing Avadi (Madras)  
No 8 Bomb Disposal Squad Avadi (Madras)  
No 3 Base Postal Unit Bangalore  
Naval/Air Operations Room Bangalore  
No 1302 Meteorological Flt Bangalore  
No 3 Hydrogen Compressor Station Bangalore  
No 225 Group Bangalore  
Depth Charge Maintenance Party Bangalore  
No 14 Field Security Section Bangalore  
No 61 Flying Control Section

Begumpet

 
Naval/Air Operations Room Bombay  
No 11 Care and Maintenance Party Chettinad  
No 12 Care and Maintenance Party Cholavaram  
No 4449 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Cholavaram  
Advanced Flying Boat Base Cocanada  
No 17 Care and Maintenance Party Cochin  
Filter Room (Type 'E') Cochin  
Skeleton Operations Room Cochin  
Advanced Flying Boat Base Cochin  
No 173 (Naval Co-op) Wing Cuttack  
No 354 Sqn Cuttack Liberator
Skeleton Operations Room Cuttack  
No 4 Care and Maintenance Party Cuttack  
No 12 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo) Cuttack  
No 4420 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Cuttack  
No 62 Flying Control Section

Cuttack

 
Reinforcement Staging Party Gannavaram  
Filter Room (Type 'F') Guindy  
No 55 Flying Control Section

Hakimpet

 
No 15 Care and Maintenance Party Kajamalai  
No 13 Care and Maintenance Party Kayattar  
No 25 Care and Maintenance Party Kolar  
RAF Station Korangi Creek    
No 191 Sqn RAF Korangi Creek Catalina
No 212 Sqn RAF Korangi Creek Catalina
Filter Room (Type 'F') Kottapalem (Vizagapatam)  
No 2 Shore Servicing Section (Balloons) Madras  
No 78 Embarkation Unit Madras  
No 14 Care and Maintenance Party Madura  
No 6 Hill Depot Munnar (Travancore)  
No 24 Care and Maintenance Party Red Hills Lake  
No 240 Sqn Red Hills Lake Catalina
Flying Boat Base Red Hills Lake  
No 5 Base Signals Unit Sambre  
No 5 Wireless Observer Unit Sambre  
No 47 Flying Control Section

St Thomas Mount

 
No 5 Air Transit Section St Thomas Mount  
No 1572 Gunnery Flight St Thomas Mount  
No 11 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo) St Thomas Mount  
No 16 Care and Maintenance Party St Thomas Mount  
No 4428 AA Flight, RAF Regiment St Thomas Mount  
No 135 Sqn St Thomas Mount Hurricane
No 9 Wireless Unit St Thomas Mount  
No 4 Operations Room (Type 'C') St Thomas Mount  
No 203 Sqn Santa Cruz Wellington
No 22 Care and Maintenance Party Tanjore  
No 9 Bomb Disposal Squad Trichinopoly  
No 67 Flying Control Section Trichinopoly  
Advanced Flying Boat Base Trombay  
No 212 Sqn - Detachment Trombay Catalina
No 87 Refuelling and Re-arming Party Ulunderpet  
RAF Station Vizagapatam    
Skeleton Operations Room RAF Vizagapatam  
No 7 Wireless Unit RAF Vizagapatam  
No 14 Bomb Disposal Squad RAF Vizagapatam  
No 68 Flying Control Section

RAF Vizagapatam

 
No 4 Shore Servicing Section (Balloons) RAF Vizagapatam  
No 370 Wireless Unit

RAF Vizagapatam

 
No 8 Hill Depot Wellington  
No 7 Bomb Disposal Squad Yelahanka  
No 23 Care and Maintenance Party Yelahanka  
Communication Flight Yelahanka  
No 25 Air Support Control Yelahanka  
No 1580 Calibration Flt Yelahanka  
No 2 Air Transit Section

Yelahanka

 
No 53 Flying Control Section

Yelahanka

 

AME Stations

225*, 228*, 268*, 284*, 291*, 293, 370, 542, 566, 570, 573*, 574*, 2000, 5019, 5028, 8040, 8045

*on C & M basis

 

No 226 Group (ACSEA)

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Liaison Section Agra
No 22 Ferry Control Allahabad  
Reinforcement Staging Party Allahabad  
No 1 Air Transit Section Allahabad  
No 308 Maintenance Unit Allahabad Aircraft Storage Unit
No 140 Repair and Salvage Unit Allahabad  
No 42 Flying Control Section Allahabad  
Reinforcement Staging Party Ahmedabad  
No 52 Flying Control Section Ahmedabad  
No 303 Maintenance Unit RAF Ambala Repair Depot
No 88 Air Stores Park Arkonam  
No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit Arkonam  
No 64 Flying Control Section Asansol
Reinforcement Staging Party Bairagarh  
No 188 Maintenance Wing Bangalore  
No 132 Repair and Salvage Unit Barrackpore  
No 85 Air Stores Park Barrackpore  
No 99 Air Stores Park Barrackpore  
No 5 RAF Section of Civil MU Barrackpore
No 2 Base Postal Unit Bombay  
No 305 Maintenance Unit Bombay Repair Depot
No 330 Maintenance Unit Bombay MT Servicing Unit
HQ Link Trainer Maintenance Organisation and No 1 Party Bombay  
No 326 Maintenance Unit Bishmapur Reserve Aircraft Pool
No 143 Repair and Salvage Unit Bishmapur  
No 3 Care & Maintenance Party Bishmapur  
No 134 Repair and Salvage Unit Calcutta  
No 142 Repair and Salvage Unit Calcutta  
No 3 Repair and Salvage Unit Calcutta  
No 313 Sub-Maintenance Unit Calcutta Equipment Depot
No 186 Maintenance Wing Calcutta  
No 1 Forward Repair Depot Calcutta  
No 75 Air Stores Park Calcutta  
Mobile Diesel Repair Unit Calcutta  
No 329 Maintenance Unit Calcutta MT Servicing Unit
No 336 Maintenance Unit Calcutta Reserve Aircraft Pool
No 8 RAF Section of Civil MU Calcutta
No 10 RAF Section of Civil MU Calcutta
No 13 School of Technical Training Calcutta  
No 102 Air Stores Park Campbellpore  
No 144 Forward Repair Unit Campbellpore  
No 322 Maintenance Unit Cawnpore Repair Depot
No 3 Party,  Link Trainer Maintenance Organisation Cawnpore  
No 3 RAF Section of Civil MU Cawnpore  
Research and Development Unit Cawnpore  
No 322 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Chakeri Repair Depot
No 5 Mobile Parachuute Servicing Unit Chaklala  
No 39 Air Stores Park Chandpur  
No 92 Air Stores Park Chittagong  
No 126 Repair and Salvage Unit Chittagong  
No 146 Repair and Salvage Unit Chittagong  
No 333 Maintenance Unit Comilla MT Servicing Unit
No 150 Repair and Salvage Unit Comilla  
No 63 Embarkation Unit Cochin
No 66 Flying Control Section

Cochin

 
No 32 Air Stores Park Cox's Bazaar  
No 137 Repair and Salvage Unit Dacca  
RAF Station Delhi    
No 6 Air Transit Section RAF Delhi  
No 10 Central Medical Board RAF Delhi  
Parachute Repair Section RAF Delhi  
Rail Transit Section RAF Delhi
No 1301 Meteorological Flight RAF Delhi  
Reinforcement Staging Party RAF Delhi  
No 43 Flying Control Section RAF Delhi  
No 342 Maintenance Unit Dimapur MT Servicing Unit
No 149 Repair and Salvage Unit Dohazari  
RAF Station Dum Dum    
No 327 Maintenance Unit RAF Dum Dum Reserve Aircraft Pool
No 4 RAF Section of Civil MU

RAF Dum Dum

 
No 9 RAF Section of Civil MU RAF Dum Dum  
Reinforcement Staging Party

RAF Dum Dum

 
No 48 Flying Control Section RAF Dum Dum  
No 7 Air Transit Section

RAF Dum Dum

 
No 1 Airport Security Section RAF Dum Dum  
No 15 Forecast Centre RAF

RAF Dum Dum

 
No 312 Maintenance Unit Ernakulam (Cochin) Equipment Depot
RAF Station Golden Rock    
Reinforcement Staging Party

Hakimpet

 
No 328 Maintenance Unit Jallahalli (Bangalore) MT Servicing Unit
No 136 Repair and Salvage Unit Jessore  
Reinforcement Staging Party

Jharsaguda

 
No 51 Flying Control Section

Jharsaguda

 
Reinforcement Staging Party Jiwani  
No 69 Flying Control Section Jiwani  
No 319 Maintenance Unit Jodhpur Aircraft Storage Unit
Reinforcement Staging Party

Jodpur

 
No 44 Flying Control Section

Jodpur

 
No 91 Air Stores Park Kharagpur  
No 147 Repair and Salvage Unit Kharagpur  
RAF Station Kanchrapara    
No 1 RAF Section of Civil MU Kanchrapara
No 313 Maintenance Unit Kankinara Equipment Depot
No 98 Air Stores Park Kankinara  
No 301 Maintenance Unit Karachi Repair Depot
No 320 Maintenance Unit Karachi Repair Depot
No 179 Wing Karachi  
Base HQ Karachi  
No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit Karachi  
No 8 Air Transit Section Karachi  
No 57 Embarkation Unit Karachi
No 2 Airport Security Section Karachi  
No 29 Transit Camp Karachi
No 1 Base Postal Unit Karachi  
No 306 Maintenance Unit Lahore Equipment Depot
No 307 Maintenance Unit Lahore Repair Depot
No 331 Maintenance Unit Lahore  
No 56 Flying Control Section Lahore
No 2 Party,  Link Trainer Maintenance Organisation Lahore  
No 2 Long Range Penetration Group Lalitpur  
Reinforcement Staging Party

Maharajpur

 
No 54 Flying Control Section

Maharajpur

 
No 302 Maintenance Unit Manauri Equipment Depot
No 1 Opening Up Party Manauri
No 2 Opening Up Party Manauri
RAF Station Mauripur    
No 50 Flying Control Section RAF Mauripur  
No 21 Ferry Control RAF Mauripur  
No 317 Maintenance Unit RAF Mauripur  
Main Crew Ferry Pool RAF Mauripur  
Transit Ferry Pool RAF Mauripur  
Flying Control School RAF Mauripur  
No 315 Maintenance Unit Nagpur Aircraft Storage Unit
Reinforcement Staging Party Nagpur  
No 45 Flying Control Section Nagpur  
No 4 Base Postal Unit New Delhi  
HQ Communication Flt New Delhi  
HQ Signals Section New Delhi
Publications and Form Store New Delhi
No 353 Sqn Palam Hudson
Action Squad Palam
No 226 Group Communication Flt Palam  
No 226 Group Palam  
No 15 Field Security Section Palam  
No 63 Flying Control Section

Palam

 
No 187 Maintenance Wing Peshawar  
No 20 Care and Maintenance Party Pharpamau
No 6 Repair and Salvage Section - Detachment Poona  
No 138 Repair and Salvage Unit - Detachment Poona  
No 131 Repair and Salvage Unit Ramu  
No 135 Repair and Salvage Unit Salbani  
No 23 Ferry Control

Santa Cruz

 
Reinforcement Staging Party

Santa Cruz

 
RAF Section, Tata Aircraft Ltd

Santa Cruz

 
No 94 Air Stores Park Silchar  
No 124 Repair and Salvage Unit Silchar  
No 148 Repair and Salvage Unit Silchar  
Reinforcement Staging Party St Thomas Mount  
RAF Signals Unit Tezpur  
RAF Station Trichinopoly    
No 2 RAF Section of Civil MU Trichinoply
No 138 Repair and Salvage Unit RAF Trichinopoly  
No 101 Air Stores Park RAF Trichinopoly  

 

No 227 Group (ACSEA)

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Station Ambala    
No 1 Service Flying Training School RAF Ambala  
No 1 School of Technical Training RAF Ambala  
Meteorological School RAF Ambala  
No 65 Flying Control Section

Aurangabad

 
No 1 Signals School Andheri
No 1 Air Gunnery School Bairagarh (Bhopal)  
No 51 Radio School Bangalore  
No 12 School of Technical Training Baroda  
No 1 Elementary Flying Training School Begumpet  
No 70 Flying Control Section

Bhopal

 
No 227 Group Bombay  
No 16 Field Security Section Bombay  
HQ Balloon Shuttle Service Bombay  
No 1 Shore Servicing Section (Balloons) Bombay  
No 2 Base Signals Unit Bombay  
No 3 Air Transit Section Bombay  
No 51 Embarkation Unit Bombay  
Base HQ Bombay  
No 54 Embarkation Unit Calcutta  
No 11 School of Technical Training Cochin  
No 656 AOP Sqn Deolali Auster III
No 4 School of Technical Training (Civil) Guindy (Madras)  
No 3 Signals School Gujrat  
No 2 Signals School Hakimpet  
Filter Room (Type 'F') 'Hilltop', Bombay  
No 2 Recruits Training Centre Jallahalli  
No 5 School of Technical Training (Civil) Jamnagar  
No 2 Elementary Flying Training School Jodhpur  
No 6 School of Technical Training (Civil) Juhu  
No 227 Group Communication Flt Juhu  
No 26 Care & Maintenance Party Kalyan  
RAF Section of Chinese EFTS Lahore  
No 1 Recruits Training Centre Lahore  
Followers' Reception Centre Lahore  
RAF Station Poona    
Aircrew Transit Pool RAF Poona  
School of Jungle Training RAF Poona  
Officers and Cadets Training Centre RAF Poona  
No 21 Air Support Control RAF Poona  
Link Trainer School

RAF Poona

 
No 59 Flying Control Section

RAF Poona

 
No 7 School of Technical Training Quetta  
No 9 School of Technical Training Raipur  
RAF Station Santa Cruz    
No 49 Flying Control Section

Santa Cruz

 
RAF Station Secunderbad    
No 2 School of Technical Training RAF Secunderbad  
Non Technical Training Centre RAF Secunderbad  
DMT School RAF Secunderbad  
RAF Regiment Depot (India) Secunderbad  
No 3 School of Technical Training (Civil) Sibpur (Calcutta)  

AME Station

554, 641, 681 & 682

 

No 231 Group (Strategical Air Force)

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 231 Group Calcutta  
No 6 Care and Maintenance Party Dhubalia  
No 185 (Heavy Bomber) Wing Digri  
No 159 Sqn Digri Liberator
No 3 Flying Control Section Digri  
No 9 Care & Maintenance Party Dudkundi  
No 9 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C') RAF Jessore  
No 175 (Heavy Bomber) Wing Jessore  
No 99 Sqn Jessore Wellington
No 215 Sqn Jessore Wellington
No 10 Bomb Disposal Squad Jessore  
No 1 Flying Control Section Jessore  
No 27 Care & Maintenance Party Piadobla  
No 184 (Heavy Bomber) Wing Salbani  
No 355 Sqn Salbani Liberator
No 1577 Special Duties Flight Salbani Halifax/Liberator
No 8 Forecast Centre (Type 'C') RAF Salbani  
No 4412 AA Flight, RAF Regiment Salbani  
No 1584 Heavy Bomber Conversion Flight Salbani  
No 2 Flying Control Section Salbani  

 

AHQ India

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 4 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type C) IAF Agartala  
Indian Air Training Corps Aligarh  
Indian Air Training Corps Allahabad  
No 3 (IAF) Sqn Bairagarh Hurricane
Indian Air Training Corps Calcutta  
No 7 (IAF) Sqn Campbellpore Vengeance
No 2 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'A' IAF) Chittagong
No 8 (IAF) Sqn Chittagong Vengeance
No 6 (IAF) Sqn Cox's Bazaar Hurricane
No 14 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 'B' IAF)

Cuttack

 
No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'B' Flt

Dum Dum

 
No 3 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C' IAF) Fenny  
Indian Air Training Corps Hyderabad  
No 1 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'B') IAF Imphal  
No 5 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'B' IAF) Jiwani  
No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'D' Flt Katni  
HQ No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit Karachi  
No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'A' Flt Karachi  
No 179 Ferry Wing Karachi
No 7 CRO (MT) Karachi
RAF Station Kohat    
No 1 (IAF) Sqn RAF Kohat Hurricane IID
No 2 (IAF) Sqn RAF Kohat Hurricane
Indian Air Training Corps Lahore  
Indian Air Training Corps Madras  
No 1 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit IAF Manipur Road  
No 1 (IAF) Sqn - Detachment Miranshah Hurricane IID
Indian Air Training Corps Nagpur  
No 1 IAF Exhibition Unit Nagpur  
No 7 (IAF) Sqn - Detachment Nagpur Vengeance
AHQ India New Delhi
'C' Flt, No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit St Thomas Mount  
No 4 (IAF) Sqn Sulur Hurricane
Indian Air Training Corps Trivandrum  

Source - SD161 - February 1944

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