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Far East Commands - January 1945


[ACSEA | BAFSEA | AHQ Bengal | EAC (SEA) | 3rd Tactical Air Force | AHQ India | No 221 Group | No 222 Group | No 223 Group | No 224 Group | No 225 Group | No 226 Group | No 227 GroupNo 229 Group | No 230 Group | No 231 Group]

Air Command South-East Asia

Command HQ - New Delhi

Advance HQ - Kandy (Ceylon)

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Colombo No 2 School of Ship Recognition  
Colombo Base Accounts Office  
Kandy RAF Component HQ ACSEA  
Kandy No 12 Heavy Mobile W/T Station  
Ratmalana HQ, ACSEA Communication Sqn  

 

No 222 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Colombo, Ceylon

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Addu Atoll No 28 Advanced Flying Boat Base  
China Bay No 235 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
China Bay No 243 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
China Bay No 321 Sqn Catalina
China Bay No 984 Sqn Mk VI Balloon
China Bay No 12 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'B')  
Colombo Base HQ  
Colombo No 183 (Signals) Wing  
Colombo No 990 Sqn Mk VI Balloon
Colombo No 9 Filter Room  
Colombo No 20 Operations Room  
Colombo No 45 Embarkation Unit  
Colombo No 203 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Colombo RAF Auxiliary 'Shengking'  
Colombo No 7 Base Postal Unit  
Colombo Mobile School of Cookery and Catering  
Colombo No 357 Wireless Unit  
Colombo No 10 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'A')  
Colombo RAF Signals Unit (Anderson)  
Colombo No 359 Maintenance Unit MT Repair Depot
Colombo RAF Signals Centre  
Colombo No 89 Air Stores Park  
Dmbulla No 5 Care and Maintenance Party  
Diego Garcia No 29 Advanced Flying Boat Base  
Diego Garcia No 1 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'D')  
Digri No 160 Sqn (Detachment) Liberator
Galle No 237 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Kalametiya No 29 Care and Maintenance Party  
Kankesanturai Station HQ  
Kankesanturai No 3 Operations Room  
Kankesanturai No 160 Sqn Liberator
Kankesanturai No 24 Mobile Field Hospital  
Kayts No 236 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Kelai No 30 Advanced Flying Boat Base  
Koggala Station HQ  
Koggala No 205 Sqn Catalina
Koggala No 413 Sqn RCAF Catalina
Koggala No 11 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'B')  
Koggala No 230 Sqn Sunderland
Komariya No 30 Care and Maintenance Party  
Kurunegala No 338 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Minneriya Station HQ  
Minneriya No 13 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Minneriya No 81 Sqn Spitfire
Minneriya No 176 Sqn Beaufighter
Minneriya No 733 Sqn FAA Fulmar/Defiant
Minneriya No 534 Sqn Liberator
Radella No 7 Hill Depot  
Ratmalana Station HQ  
Ratmalana No 13 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C')  
Ratmalana No 332 Maintenance Unit MT Storage Unit
Ratmalana No 12 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Ratmalana No 222 Group Communication Flt  
Ratmalana No 15 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo)  
Ratmalana No 338 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Ratmalana No 145 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Recovery Depot
Ratmalana No 1303 (Meteorological) Flt  
Ratmalana No 136 Sqn Spitfire
Ratmalana No 292 ASR Sqn. HQ Ceylon Flt Warwick
Ratmalana No 20 Armament Practice Camp  
Ratmalana No 1579 Calibration Flt  
Ratmalana No 176 Sqn (Detachment) Beaufighter
Sigiriya Station HQ  
Sigiriya No 16 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C')  
St Thomas Mount No 176 Sqn (Detachment) Beaufighter
Trincomalee No 10 Filter Room  
Trincomalee No 2 Operations Room  
Trincomalee Royal Naval Air Station Complete control of RN
Vavuniya Station HQ  
Vavuniya No 13 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo)  
Vavuniya No 22 Sqn Beaufighter
Vavuniya No 217 Sqn Beaufighter
Vavuniya No 17 Sqn Spitfire
Wellawatta Torpedo Depot  

AME Stations and Mobile Signals Units

No 290 AMES No 292 AMES No 377 AMES
No 394 AMES No 538 AMES No 546 AMES
No 552 AMES No 589 AMES No 858 AMES
No 2015 AMES No 2016 AMES No 5009 AMES
No 5043 AMES No 5060 AMES No 6097 AMES
No 8513 AMES No 14016 AMES No 14017 AMES
No 5888 MSU No 5895 MSU No 5899 MSU

HQ Base Air Forces SEA (ACSEA)

HQ - New Delhi, India

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Abbotabad No 164 (Signals) Wing (Detachment)  
Ambala RAF Signals Centre (Detachment)  
Andheri (Bombay) Base Personnel Office  
Bombay Base Accounts Office  
Bombay No 2 Filter Training School  
Calcutta Forward Detachment, BPO  
Calcutta RAF Element Strategic Air Force  
Calcutta RAF Component, Eastern Air Command  
Delhi No 164 (Signals) Wing  
Delhi No 2 Special Liaison Unit  
Kandy No 1 Special Liaison Unit  
New Delhi RAF Signals Centre  
New Delhi RAF Dental Services  
New Delhi HQ ACSEA Information Section  
New Delhi WAAF Mission  
Location unknown No 321 Meteorological Field Unit transferred from the Middle East
Location unknown No 322 Meteorological Field Unit transferred from the Middle East

AHQ Bengal (ACSEA)

HQ - Barrckpore, India

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Alipore Station HQ  
Alipore No 231 Group Communication Flt  
Amarda Road Station HQ  
Amarda Road Air Fighting Training Unit  
Amarda Road No 22 Armament Practice Camp  
Amarda Road No 8 (IAF) Sqn Spitfire
Amarda Road No 8 Bombing and Gunnery Range  
Bally (Calcutta) RAF Element Photo Recce Force  
Bally (Calcutta) Marine Craft Repair Unit  
Calcutta No 11 Central Medical Board  
Calcutta Aircrew Synthetic Training Refresher School  
Calcutta Chaplains Branch  
Calcutta No 35 Personnel Transit Camp  
Calcutta No 11 Filter Room  
Calcutta No 180 Signals Wing  
Calcutta Base HQ  
Calcutta No 226 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Calcutta No 227 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Calcutta No 229 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Calcutta No 1 Air Crew House  
Calcutta No 2 Air Crew House  
Colombo No 2 Air Crew House  
Ranchi Station HQ  
Ranchi No 2 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Ranchi No 23 RAF Component Army Air Support Control  
Ranchi Low Attack Instructors School  
Ranchi Central Visual Air Recognition Instructors School  
Ranchi No 82 Sqn Mosquito
Ranchi No 7082 Servicing Echelon  

No 223 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Peshawar, India

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Ambala Meteorological School  
Gandabal (Kashmir) No 24 Leave and Rest Camp  
Karachi No 1 Base Postal Unit  
Karachi Base HQ  
Karachi Flying Control School  
Lower Topa No 1 Hill Depot  
Upper Topa No 1 Officers' and Cadets Training School  
Peshawar No 223 Group Communication Flt  
Peshawar No 151 OTU  
Quetta No 7 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Rawalpindi RAF Element of No 1 Detachment of IOC Training Corps  
Samungli No 21 Care and Maintenance Party  
Samungli No 57 Flying Control Section  
  No 5876 MSU  
  No 5890 MSU  

No 225 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Bangalore, India

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Arkonam No 10 Care and Maintenance Party  

Arkonam

No 33 Flying Control Section  
Arkonam No 134 Sqn Thunderbolt
Arkonam No 258 Sqn Thunderbolt
Arkonam No 7134 Servicing Echelon  
Arkonam No 7258 Servicing Echelon  
Bangalore No 7 Detachment Provost Service  
Bangalore No 51 Radio School  
Bangalore No 3 Base Postal Unit  
Bangalore No 3 Hydrogen Compressor Station  
Bangalore No 2 Movement Control Unit  
Bangalore No 22 RAF Component Army Air Support Control  
Baroda No 12 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Begumpet No 1 Elementary Flying Training School  
Berhampur RAF Signals Unit  
Bimlipatam No 370 Wireless Unit  
Bombay HQ Provost Service  
Bombay No 2 Base Postal Unit  
Bombay No 11 Heavy Mobile W/T Station  
Bombay Signals Experimental Unit  
Bombay No 4 Base Signals Depot  
Bombay RAF Element of No 2 CRO (MT)  
Bombay No 4 Movements Control Unit  
Bombay Base HQ  
Bombay Naval/Air Operations Room  
Bombay No 232 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Bombay No 233 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Bombay No 242 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Bombay HQ Balloon Shuttle Service  
Bombay No 1 Shore Servicing Section  
Bombay No 51 Embarkation Unit  
Bombay No 6 Detachment Provost Service  
Calcutta No 11 Detachment Provost Service  
Cannanore No 1340 Flt  
Cawnpore No 2 Detachment Provost Service  
Chettinad No 11 Care and Maintenance Party  
Chicacole No 11 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Chittagong No 13 Detachment Provost Service  
Cholavaram Station HQ  
Cholavaram No 11 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo)  
Cholavaram No 1580 Calibration Flt  
Cholavaram Skeleton Operations Room  
Cholavaram No 21 Armament Practice Camp  
Cocanada No 26 Advanced Flying Boat Base  
Cocanada No 4 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Cocanada No 979 Sqn Balloons
Cochin Station HQ  
Cochin Skeleton Operations Room  
Cochin No 25 Advanced Flying Boat Base  

Cochin

No 66 Flying Control Section  
Cochin No 11 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Cochin No 17 Care and Maintenance Party  
Cochin No 238 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Colombo No 8 Detachment Provost Service  
Comilla No 9 Detachment Provost Service  
Cuttack No 173 (Naval Co-op) Wing  
Cuttack No 9 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Cuttack No 4 Care and Maintenance Party  
Cuttack No 12 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo)  

Cuttack

No 62 Flying Control Section  

Cuttack

No 14 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 'B' IAF)  
Cuttack Skeleton Operations Room  
Cuttack No 11 Bombing Range  
Deolali No 1587 AOP Flt  
Guindy No 5 Filter Room  
Hakimpet No 10 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Imphal No 14 Detachment Provost Service  
Jallahalli No 369 Wireless Unit  
Jallahalli RAF Component WWSC  
Jamnagar No 5 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Juhu No 14 Leave and Rest Camp  

Juhu

Station HQ (Detachment)  

Juhu

No 65 Flying Control Section  
Karachi No 241 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Karachi No 5 Detachment Provost Service  
Karachi No 292 ASR Sqn, 'E' Flight Waewick
Kayattar No 13 Care and Maintenance Party  
Kolar Station HQ  
Kolar No 1673 Heavy Conversion Unit Liberator
Kolar No 2 Bombing and Gunnery Range  
Kolar No 203 Sqn (Detachment) Wellington
Kolar No 358 Sqn Liberator
Kolar Refresher Flying Unit  
Korangi Creek Station HQ  
Korangi Creek No 191 Sqn Catalina
Korangi Creek No 212 Sqn Catalina
Korangi Creek No 234 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Kottapalem No 7 Filter Room  
Lahore No 4 Detachment Provost Service  
Madras No 78 Embarkation Unit  
Madras No 2 Shore Servicing Section  
Madras RAF Element of No 5 CRO (MT)  
Madras No 231 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Madras No 4 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Madras No 10 Movement Control Unit  
Madras No 9 Sub-Base Postal Unit  
Madras No 4 Indian Mobile Wireless Control Unit  
Madras Base HQ  
Madras No 15 Detachment Provost Service  
Madura Station HQ  
Madura No 14 Care and Maintenance Party  
Madura No 203 Sqn Wellington
Mahableswar School of Jungle Self Preservation Training  
Munnar No 6 Hill Depot  
Nellore No 17 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
New Delhi No 1 Detachment Provost Service  
Pallavaram No 22 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Peshawar No 3 Detachment Provost Service  
Pondicherry No 7 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Poona No 2 Officers and Cadets Training Corps  
Poona Station HQ  
Poona No 20 RAF Component Army Air Support Control  
Poona No 3 Refresher Flying Unit  
Poona Link Trainer School  
Red Hills Lake Station HQ  
Red Hills Lake No 240 Sqn Catalina
Sambre No 7 Base Signals Unit  
Sambre No 6 Wireless Unit  
Sambre No 7 Wireless Unit  
Sambre No 9 Wireless Unit  
Sambre No 11 Wireless Unit  
Sambre No 23 Wireless Unit  
Sambre No 40 Wireless Unit  
Sambre No 4 Group Control Centre  
Sambre No 312 Mobile Signals Servicing Unit  
Santa Cruz Station HQ  
Santa Cruz No 292 ASR Sqn, 'D' Flight Warwick
Secunderbad No 2 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Secunderbad No 14 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Secunderbad Station HQ  
Secunderbad No 11 Movement Control Unit  
Secunderbad RAF Regiment Depot (India)  
Secunderbad No 2706 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Secunderbad No 2837 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Secunderbad No 2854 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Secunderbad No 2962 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Secunderbad No 2963 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Secunderbad No 2965 Sqn RAF Regiment  
St Thomas Mount Station HQ  
St Thomas Mount No 172 (Composite) Wing  
St Thomas Mount No 4 Operations Room  
St Thomas Mount No 16 Care and Maintenance Party  
St Thomas Mount No 8 Bomb Disposal Squad  
St Thomas Mount No 1302 Meteorological Flt  
St Thomas Mount No 200 Sqn Liberator

St Thomas Mount

No 47 Flying Control Section  
St Thomas Mount No 20 Sqn Hurricane
St Thomas Mount No 7020 Servicing Echelon  
Tanjore No 22 Care and Maintenance Party  
Trichinopoly Station HQ  
Trichinopoly No 123 Sqn Thunderbolt
Trichinopoly No 7005 Servicing Echelon  
Trichinopoly No 7123 Servicing Echelon  
Trichinopoly No 5 Sqn Thunderbolt
Trombay No 27 Advanced Flying Boat Base  
Turuvottiryur No 4 Bombing and Gunnery Range  
Ulunderpet No 7 Care and Maintenance Party  
Vizagapatam Station HQ  

Vizagapatam

No 68 Flying Control Section  

Vizagapatam

No 230 Air Sea Rescue Unit  

Vizagapatam

No 240 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Vizagapatam No 94 Embarkation Unit  
Vizagapatam No 4 Shore Servicing Section  
Vizagapatam Naval/Air Operations Room  
Wellington No 8 Hill Depot  
Worli No 2739 Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Worli No 2759 Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Yelahanka Station HQ  
Yelahanka No 225 Group Communication Flt  
Yelahanka No 1670 Thunderbolt Conversion Unit Thunderbolt
Yelahanka No 3 Bombing and Gunnery Range  
Yelahanka No 1672 Mosquito Conversion Unit Mosquito
Yelahanka No 84 Sqn Mosquito
Yelahanka No 47 Sqn Beaufighter
Yelahanka No 110 Sqn Mosquito
Yelahanka No 7047 Servicing Echelon  
Yelahanka No 7084 Servicing Echelon  
Yelahanka No 7110 Servicing Echelon  
AME Stations and Mobile Signals Units
No 293 AMES No 365 AMES No 542 AMES
No 570 AMES No 574 AMES No 2000 AMES
No 5061 AMES No 6053 AMES No 6054 AMES
No 6098 AMES No 6099 AMES No 6267 AMES
No 6375 AMES No 6377 AMES No 8039 AMES
No 8040 AMES No 8045 AMES No 8048 AMES
No 8519 AMES No 14010 AMES No 14015 AMES
No 5845 MSU No 5846 MSU No 5870 MSU
No 5874 MSU No 5880 MSU No 5882 MSU
No 5887 MSU No 5889 MSU No 5893 MSU
No 5894 MSU No 5896 MSU No 5900 MSU
No 5901 MSU    

No 226 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Palam

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Ambala No 303 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Arkonam No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Avadi No 337 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Baleli No 344 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Babugarh No 314 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Bakshi-ka-Taleb RAF Element of No 18 Civil MU
Bangalore No 188 Maintenance Wing  
Bangalore RAF Section, Hindustan Aircraft Ltd
Bhopal No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Bombay No 305 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Bombay No 330 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Bombay HQ Link Trainer Maintenance Organisation and No 1 Party  
Bombay No 24 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Bombay Aeronautical Inspection Service  
Bombay No 341 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Bombay RAF Element of No 11 Civil MU
Bombay RAF Element of No 16 Civil MU
Campbellpore No 102 Air Stores Park Equipment Park
Cawnpore No 23 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Cawnpore No 322 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Cawnpore No 3 Link Trainer Maintenance Party  
Cawnpore RAF Element of No 3 Civil MU
Cawnpore Research and Development Unit  
Cawnpore Aeronautical Inspection Service  
Cawnpore RAF Element of No 9 CRO (MT)
Cawnpore No 5 Movement Control Unit
Chakeri No 322 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Repair Depot
Chakeri No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Chaklala No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Cochin No 6 Movements Control Unit
Colombo No 192 Maintenance Wing  
Colombo Marine Craft Repair Unit  
Dehra Dun No 303 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Repair Depot
Delhi Parachute Repair Section  
Drigh Road, Karachi No 301 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Drigh Road, Karachi No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Drigh Road, Karachi No 320 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Ernakulam No 312 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Golden Rock Station HQ  
Hyderabad RAF Element of No 14 Civil MU
Jallahalli No 328 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Jodhpur No 319 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Jodhpur No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Jubbulpore No 318 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Kajamalai No 336 Maintenance Unit Reserve Aircraft Pool
Karachi No 344 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Karachi RAF Element of No 7 CRO (MT)
Karachi No 57 Embarkation Unit
Karachi No 26 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Karachi No 9 Movement Control Unit
Karachi Aeronautical Inspection Service  
Kasu Begu No 316 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Koggala No 122 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Korangi Creek No 374 Maintenance Unit Flying Boat Servicing Unit
Lahore No 307 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Lahore No 306 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Lahore No 2 Link Trainer Maintenance Party  
Lahore Aeronautical Inspection Service  
Lahore No 25 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Lahore RAF Element of No 8 CRO (MT)
Lahore No 8 Movement Control Unit
Madras No 21 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Madras Aeronautical Inspection Service  
Madras No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Mauripur No 1577 (Special Duties) Flt Halifax
Nagpur No 315 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
New Delhi No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Nowshera No 344 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Palam No 226 Group Communication Flt  
Palam Action Squad
Palam No 309 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Peshawar No 187 Maintenance Wing  
Peshawar No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Poona No 138 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Poona RAF Element of No 6 Civil MU
Pulgaon No 341 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Risalpur No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Risalpur No 356 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Salawas No 1 Opening Up Party
Salawas No 2 Opening Up Party
Salawas No 355 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Santa Cruz RAF Element of No 12 Civil MU
Santa Cruz No 138 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Secunderabad No 343 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
St Thomas Mount No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
St Thomas Mount No 320 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Repair Depot
Trichinopoly No 138 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Trichinoply RAF Element of No 2 Civil MU
Trichinoply No 101 Air Stores Park Equipment Park
Vavuniya No 121 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Vizagapatam No 346 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Vizagapatam No 88 Air Stores Park Equipment Park
Whitefield No 343 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Willingdon Island (Cochin) No 63 Embarkation Unit
Yelahanka No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  

No 227 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Agra

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Agra No 227 Group Communication Flt  
Agra RAF Liaison Section Central Command
Allahabad RAF Element of No 2 Detachment of IOC Training Corps  
Ambala Central Map Section
Ambala Station HQ  
Ambala No 1 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Ambala No 1 Service Flying Training School  
Bhopal No 1 Air Gunnery School  
Chakrata No 4 Hill Depot  
Chakrata Medical Training Centre  
Dehra Dun No 10 Transit Camp
Delhi Station HQ  
Delhi No 7 Movement Control Unit
Gwalior RAF Component Special Force HQ  
Jodhpur No 2 Elementary Flying Training School  
Nagpur No 1301 Meteorological Flt
New Delhi Publication and Form Store
New Delhi No 4 Base Postal Unit  
New Delhi RAF Element of No 3 CRO (MT)
New Delhi HQ BAFSEA Communication Sqn  
New Delhi No 1 Touring Concert Party Gang Show
New Delhi No 2 Touring Concert Party Gang Show
New Delhi Gang Show  
New Delhi No 10 Central Medical Board  
Raipur No 20 Care and Maintenance Party
Saharanpur No 8 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Solan No 2 Hill Depot  
Walton, Lahore No 1 Recruits Training Centre  
Walton, Lahore RAF Section of Chinese EFTS  
  Mo 5891 MSU

No 229 (Transport) Group (ACSEA)

HQ - New Delhi, India

This group was controlled by HQ Transport Command, for units allocated click here.

 

No 230 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Barrackpore

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Allahabad No 1 Movements Control Unit  
Allahabad No 308 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Barrackpore RAF Element of No 5 Civil MU
Barrackpore No 230 Group Communication Flt  
Barrackpore No 99 Air Stores Park (Mobile)  
Bihta No 361 Maintenance Unit Glider Storage and Erection Unit
Bihta No 20-42 Glider Servicing Echelons  
Bishnapur No 143 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Bishnapur No 326 Maintenance Unit Reserve Aircraft Pool
Calcutta No 134 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Calcutta No 75 Air Stores Park  
Calcutta No 329 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Calcutta No 20 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Calcutta RAF Element of No 1 CRO (MT)
Calcutta RAF Element DGA
Chandpur No 39 Air Stores Park  
Chittagong No 126 Repair and Salvage Unit (Mobile)  
Chittagong No 345 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Chittagong No 304 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Chittagong No 92 Air Stores Park  
Chittagong No 362 Maintenance Unit MT Repair Depot
Comilla No 333 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Comilla No 345 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Comilla No 364 Maintenance Unit MT Repair Depot
Comilla No 126 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Cossipore No 313 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Equipment Depot
Cox's Bazaar No 131 Repair and Salvage Unit (Mobile)  
Cox's Bazaar No 32 Air Stores Park (Mobile)  
Dacca No 100 Air Stores Park (Mobile)  
Dalbhurngarh No 82 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Dum Dum RAF Element of No 4 Civil MU Airborne Salvage Section
Dum Dum RAF Element of No 9 Civil MU Airborne Salvage Section
Duragpur No 325 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Dohazari No 149 Repair and Salvage Unit MT Light Repair Depot
Fateh Pura No 345 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Imphal No 132 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Imphal No 142 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Imphal No 3 Repair and Salvage Unit (Mobile)  
Imphal No 85 Air Stores Park (Mobile)  
Jamalpur No 325 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Jessore No 136 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Kankinara No 313 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Kanchrapara Station HQ  
Kanchrapara RAF Element of No 1 Civil MU
Kanchrapara No 327 Maintenance Unit Reserve Aircraft Pool
Kharagpur No 91 Air Stores Park  
Kumbhirgram No 124 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Manauri No 302 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Manipur Road No 340 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Manipur Road No 342 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Masimpur No 124 Repair and Salvage Unit (Mobile)  
Mymensingh No 321 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Palel No 340 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Palel No 132 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Palel No 363 Maintenance Unit MT Repair Depot
Pharpamau No 352 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Ramrajatolla RAF Element of No 10 Civil MU
Salbani No 135 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Silchar No 94 Air Stores Park  
Silchar No 148 Repair and Salvage Unit MT Light Repair Depot
Silchar No 321 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Singarbil No 101 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Singarbil No 142 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Tulihal No 132 Repair and Salvage Unit (Mobile)  
Ultakhali No 345 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Wangjing (Imphal) No 98 Air Stores Park (Mobile)  

No 231 Group (EAC, SEA)

HQ - Barrackpore

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Alipore No 681 Sqn Spitfire
Alipore No 684 Sqn Mosquito
Alipore No 1300 Meteorological Flt  
Alipore No 2964 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Baigachi No 1581 Calibration Flt  
Ballygunge No 355 Wireless Unit  
Barrackpore No 359 Wireless Unit  
Barrackpore RAF Component EWSC  
Calcutta No 1 Mobile Surgical Unit  
Calcutta No 3 Movement Control Unit  
Calcutta No 5 Base Postal Unit  
Calcutta No 7 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'A')  
Calcutta No 5 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Calcutta No 54 Embarkation Unit  
Calcutta Aeronautical Inspection Service  
Calcutta No 5 Base Signals Depot  
Calcutta No 3 RAF Film Production Unit  
Calcutta No 9 RAF General Hospital  
Charra No 8 Care and Maintenance Party  
Charra No 7 (IAF) Sqn Spitfire
Charra No 10 (IAF) Sqn Hurricanee
Dalbhumgarh No 2 Static Administrative Unit  
Dalbhumgarh No 2 Care and Maintenance Party
Dalbhumgarh No 12 Flying Control Section  
Dalbhumgarh No 28 Sqn Hurricane
Dalbhumgarh No 7028 Servicing Echelon  
Dhubalia No 175 (Heavy Bomber) Wing  
Dhubalia No 1 Static Administrative Unit  
Dhubalia No 10 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Dhubalia No 11 Flying Control Section  
Dhubalia No 99 Sqn Liberator
Dhubalia No 9 Meteorological Forecast Centre  
Digri No 185 (Heavy Bomber) Wing  
Digri No 3 Flying Control Section  
Digri No 159 Sqn Liberator
Digri No 215 Sqn Liberator
Digri No 18 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C')  
Imphal No 8 Sub-Base Postal Unit  
Jessore No 7 Static Administrative Unit  
Jessore No 1 Flying Control Section  
Jessore No 292 ASR Sqn Warwick
Jessore No 357 Sqn Special Duties, Liberator
Jessore No 6 Care and Maintenance Party
Jessore No 255 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Salbani No 184 (Heavy Bomber) Wing  
Salbani No 355 Sqn Liberator
Salbani No 356 Sqn Liberator
Salbani No 2 Flying Control Section  
Salbani No 8 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C')  
Salbani No 3 Static Administrative Unit  
Salbani No 1 Bombing and Gunnery Range  
Salbani No 23 Armament Practice Camp  
AME Stations and Mobile Signals Units
No 211 AMES No 224 AMES No 248 AMES
No 258 AMES No 281 AMES No 288 AMES
No 373 AMES No 543 AMES No 544 AMES
No 567 AMES No 568 AMES No 590 AMES
No 848 AMES No 851 AMES No 5058 AMES
No 5456 AMES No 15059 AMES  
No 5758 MSU No 5766 MSU No 5767 MSU
No 5769 MSU No 5770 MSU No 5785 MSU
No 5803 MSU No 5804 MSU No 5807 MSU
No 5808 MSU No 5809 MSU No 5810 MSU
No 5812 MSU No 5818 MSU No 5819 MSU
No 5820 MSU No 5822 MSU No 5823 MSU
No 5824 MSU No 5825 MSU No 5826 MSU
No 5839 MSU No 5840 MSU No 5881 MSU

3rd Tactical Air Force (EAC, SEA)

Command HQ - Comilla

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Agartala RAF Regiment Depot (India) Forward Detachment  
Baigachi Station HQ  
Baigachi No 607 Sqn Spitfire
Baigachi No 11 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Baigachi No 89 Sqn Beaufighter
Baigachi No 615 Sqn Spitfire
Baigachi No 7607 Servicing Echelon  
Baigachi No 7615 Servicing Echelon  
Bangaon No 12 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Calcutta No 978 Sqn Mk VI Balloon
Calcutta No 3 Shore Servicing Section  
Calcutta No 3 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Calcutta No 5 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Comilla No 7 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Comilla No 8 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Contai No 1 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Jaleswar No 19 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Jhingeracha No 18 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Kharagpur No 2 Mobile Balloon Flight  
Kharagpur No 21 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Khulna No 13 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Port Canning No 16 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Shillong No 3 Hill Depot  
  No 5755 Mobile Signals Unit  
  No 5773 Mobile Signals Unit  
  No 5774 Mobile Signals Unit  
  No 5775 Mobile Signals Unit  
  No 5776 Mobile Signals Unit  
  No 5782 Mobile Signals Unit  
  No 5788 Mobile Signals Unit  
  No 5902 Mobile Signals Unit  
  No 5903 Mobile Signals Unit  

No 221 Group (EAC, SEA)

HQ - Imphal

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Dimapur No 9 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Imphal Wing HQ  
Imphal No 181 (Signals) Wing  
Imphal No 4 Filter Room  
Imphal No 9 Operations Room  
Imphal No 358 Wireless Unit  
Imphal No 6 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Imphal No 1 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'B' IAF)  
Imphal No 1 (IAF) Sqn Hurricane
Imphal No 60 Mobile Field Hospital  
Imphal No 1324 RAF Regiment Wing  
Imphal No 2941 Sqn RAF Regiment
Imphal No 2960 Sqn RAF Regiment
Imphal No 2968 Sqn RAF Regiment
Imphal No 20 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'E' IAF)  
Imphal No 1 Indian Mobile Wireless Control Unit  
Imphal No 10 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Imphal No 3 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Imphal No 4 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Imphal No 3 Servicing Party  
Imphal No 7001 Servicing Echelon
Imphal No 55 MT Company
Jorbat Wing HQ  
Kangla No 60 Sqn Hurricane
Kangla No 7060 Servicing Echelon
Kohima No 9 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Kossipur No 2 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Kumbhirgram Wing HQ  
Kumbhitgram No 7045 Servicing Echelon
Kumbhitgram No 7146 Servicing Echelon
Kumbhitgram No 7261 Servicing Echelon
Kumbhirgram No 4 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Kumbhirgram No 17 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C')  
Kumbhirgram No 45 Sqn Mosquito
Kumbhirgram No 1582 Calibration Flt  
Kumbhirgram No 1 Servicing Party  
Kumbhirgram No 63 Mobile Field Hospital  
Kumbhirgram No 146 Sqn Thunderbolt
Kumbhirgram No 261 Sqn Thunderbolt
Manipur Road No 1 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Manipur Road No 79 Sqn Thunderbolt
Manipur Road No 7079 Servicing Echelon
Manipur Road No 7 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Palel Wing HQ  
Palel No 3 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Palel No 2944 Sqn RAF Regiment
Palel No 34 Sqn Hurricane
Palel No 77 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Palel No 113 Sqn Hurricane
Palel No 1323 RAF Regiment Wing  
Palel No 155 Sqn Spitfire
Palel No 15 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Palel No 7034 Servicing Echelon
Palel No 7155 Servicing Echelon
Palel No 656 Sqn Auster
Shillong No 62 Mobile Field Hospital  
Silchar Wing HQ  
Silchar No 12 Filter Room  
Silchar No 8 Operations Room  
Silchar No 6 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Tamu No 2943 Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)
Tamu No 19 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C')  
Tamu No 7 Operations Room  
Tamu No 11 Sqn Hurricane
Tamu No 152 Sqn Spitfire
Tamu No 2958 Sqn RAF Regiment
Tamu No 7152 Servicing Echelon
Tamu No 7011 Servicing Echelon
Tulihal No 76 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Tulihal No 42 Sqn Hurricane
Tulihal No 2 Servicing Party  
Tulihal No 2961 Sqn RAF Regiment
Tulihal No 7042 Servicing Echelon
Tulihal No 7113 Servicing Echelon
Tulihal No 82 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Wangjing No 2943 Sqn RAF Regiment
Kohima-Imphal area RAF Component No 25 Army Air Support Control c/o 33 Corps
AME Stations and Mobile Signals Units
No 382 AMES No 383 AMES No 569 AMES
No 849 AMES No 857 AMES No 859 AMES
No 870 AMES No 885 AMES No 5070 AMES
No 5071 AMES No 6056 AMES No 6101 AMES
No 6170 AMES No 6178 AMES No 6180 AMES
No 6181 AMES No 6263 AMES No 6269 AMES
No 8026 AMES No 8502 AMES No 5778 MSU
No 5756 MSU No 5777 MSU No 5779 MSU
No 5790 MSU No 5791 MSU No 5765 MSU
No 5798 MSU No 5800 MSU No 5802 MSU
No 5812 MSU No 5837 MSU No 5838 MSU
No 5864 MSU No 5865 MSU No 5866 MSU
No 5772 MSU No 5789 MSU No 5813 MSU
No 5814 MSU No 5843 MSU No 5844 MSU
No 5870 MSU No 5871 MSU No 5872 MSU
No 5763 MSU No 5797 MSU No 5833 MSU
No 5834 MSU No 5858 MSU No 5859 MSU
No 5860 MSU No 5771 MSU No 5811 MSU
No 5815 MSU No 5816 MSU No 5841 MSU
No 5842 MSU No 5867 MSU No 5868 MSU
No 5869 MSU No 5878 MSU No 5884 MSU
No 5885 MSU No 5892 MSU No 5897 MSU
No 5898 MSU No 5873 MSU No 5883 MSU

No 224 Group (EAC, SEA)

HQ - Chittagong

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Agartala Wing HQ,  
Agartala No 4 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C' IAF)  
Agartala No 79 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Agartala No 1325 RAF Regiment Wing  
Agartala No 2967 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Agartala No 31 Sqn Dakota
Agartala No 62 Sqn Dakota
Chiringa Wing HQ,  
Chiringa No 211 Sqn Beaufighter
Chiringa No 177 Sqn Beaufighter
Chiringa No 5 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Chiringa No 81 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Chittagong Wing HQ,  
Chittagong No 182 (Signals) Wing  
Chittagong HQ 3 TAF Communication Sqn (Detachment)  
Chittagong No 61 Mobile Field Hospital  
Chittagong No 83 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Chittagong No 5 Operations Room  
Chittagong No 2 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Chittagong No 3 Filter Room  
Chittagong No 987 Sqn Mk VI Balloon
Chittagong No 21 Operations Room  
Chittagong No 2 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'A' IAF)  
Chittagong No 367 Wireless Unit  
Chittagong No 79 Embarkation Unit  
Chittagong No 6 Base Postal Unit  
Chittagong No 30 Sqn Thunderbolt
Chittagong No 135 Sqn Spitfire
Chittagong No 7030 Servicing Echelon  
Chittagong No 7135 Servicing Echelon  
Chittagong No 228 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Chittagong No 239 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Chittagong No 3 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C' IAF)  
Chittagong No 1583 Calibration Flt  
Chittagong No 1326 RAF Regiment Wing  
Chittagong No 2 Indian Mobile Wireless Control Unit  
Chittagong No 8 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Chittagong No 57 MT Company  
Comilla Wing HQ,  
Comilla No 6 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'A')  
Comilla No 368 Wireless Unit  
Comilla No 85 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Comilla HQ 3 TAF Communication Sqn  
Comilla No 6 Operations Room  
Comilla No 67 Sqn Spitfire
Comilla No 1 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Comilla No 2966 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Comilla No 7067 Servicing Echelon  
Comilla No 56 MT Company  
Cox's Bazaar Wing HQ,  
Cox's Bazaar No 3 Bomb Disposal Squad  
Cox's Bazaar No 86 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Cox's Bazaar No 2 (IAF) Sqn Hurricane
Cox's Bazaar No 4 (IAF) Sqn Hurricane
Cox's Bazaar No 2946 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Cox's Bazaar No 2959 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Cox's Bazaar No 1327 RAF Regiment Wing  
Cox's Bazaar No 14 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Cox's Bazaar No 273 Sqn Spitfire
Cox's Bazaar No 7273 Servicing Echelon  
Cox's Bazaar No 7 Transit Camp  
Dohazari No 5 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Dohazari No 27 Sqn Beaufighter
Fenny Wing HQ,  
Fenny No 2945 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Hathazari No 9 (IAF) Sqn Hurricane
Imphal HQ 3 TAF Communication Sqn (Detachment)  
Lungleh No 15 Indian Mobile Wireless Observer Corps  
Maungdaw No 2942 Sqn RAF Regiment  
Samader Road No 2 Filter Room  
Samader Road No 10 Operations Room  
AME Stations and Mobile Signals Units
No 210 AMES No 247 AMES No 376 AMES
No 378 AMES No 379 AMES No 853 AMES
No 864 AMES No 869 AMES No 877 AMES
No 879 AMES No 884 AMES No 5004 AMES
No 5029 AMES No 5042 AMES No 5048 AMES
No 5054 AMES No 5055 AMES No 6100 AMES
No 6102 AMES No 6305 AMES No 8514 AMES
No 14009 AMES    
No 5768 MSU No 5805 MSU No 5757 MSU
No 5759 MSU No 5780 MSU No 5781 MSU
No 5783 MSU No 5784 MSU No 5760 MSU
No 5786 MSU No 5792 MSU No 5793 MSU
No 5827 MSU No 5828 MSU No 5849 MSU
No 5850 MSU No 5851 MSU No 5761 MSU
No 5787 MSU No 5794 MSU No 5795 MSU
No 5829 MSU No 5830 MSU No 5852 MSU
No 5853 MSU No 5854MSU No 5762 MSU
No 5796 MSU No 5831 MSU No 5832 MSU
No 5855 MSU No 5856 MSU No 5857 MSU
No 5764 MSU No 5799 MSU No 5806 MSU
No 5835 MSU No 5836 MSU No 5861 MSU
No 5862 MSU No 5863 MSU No 5877 MSU
No 5886 MSU No 5904 MSU No 5905 MSU

AHQ India

Command HQ - New Delhi

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Aligarh Muslim University Unit (Indian ATC)  
Allahabad Allahabad University Unit (Indian ATC)  
Amritsar Punjab University (Khalsa College Detachment) (Indian ATC)  
Bombay Bombay University Unit (Indian ATC)  
Bombay No 1 IAF Exhibition Unit  
Calcutta Calcutta University Unit (Indian ATC)  
Digri No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'B' Flt  
Hyderabad Osmania University Unit (Indian ATC)  
Karachi HQ No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit  
Karachi No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit Training Flt  
Karachi No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'A' Flt  
Katni No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'D' Flt  
Kohat RIAF Station  
Kohat No 3 (IAF) Sqn Hurricane
Kohat No 6 (IAF) Sqn Hurricane
Lahore Punjab University Unit (Indian ATC)  
Madras Madras University Unit (Indian ATC)  
Nagpur Nagpur University Unit (Indian ATC)  
Peshawar North West Frontier Wing  
St Thomas Mount No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'C' Flt  
Trivandrum Travancore University Unit (Indian ATC)  
  No 5817 MSU  
  No 5847 MSU  
  No 5848 MSU  
  No 5875 MSU  

Source - SD161 (52nd Edition) - January 1945

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