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'X' Aircraft Depot/RAF Stores Depot


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This Depot was formed on 26 July 1916 at Aboukir and was redesignated Stores Depot, Egypt in April 1920, although it was still shown under the original title in the April 1920 AFL.

April 1920

Location Command/Group
Aboukir Middle East Area/Egyptian Group

 

Rank Name Branch Notes

Personnel are not listed in this edition of the Air Force List

Source - Air Force List April 1920

May 1920

Location Command/Group
Aboukir Middle East Area/Egyptian Group

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Charles P Ogden Stores 10 Dec 1917 Officer Commanding, OBE
Fg Off William Sutherland Stores 23 Aug 1919 MBE
Fg Off Charles B M Dale Stores 22 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Richard W Seldon T 11 Jul 1919  
Fg Off Arthur S Budge Ad 30 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Lorenzo A Mudge Stores 13 Mar 1920  
Fg Off Stanley F A Welsh Ad  2 Apr 1919  
Fg Off Frederick Whilton T 12 Dec 1917 DCM
Fg Off Frederick W Powell T 28 Oct 1917  
Fg Off Hector G McKechnie Stores  9 Jul 1919  
Fg Off Alexander H Allan Stores 15 Dec 1919  
Fg Off William J Cooke A & S  1 Apr 1920  
Plt Off Hugh C Duckworth Stores 12 Apr 1919  
Plt Off Frank W Taylor Stores 24 Feb 1920  

Source - Air Force List May 1920

June 1920

Location Command/Group
Aboukir Middle East Area/Egyptian Group

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Charles P Ogden Stores 10 Dec 1917 Officer Commanding, OBE
Flt Lt William J Waddington Stores 29 May 1920 OBE
Fg Off William Sutherland Stores 23 Aug 1919 MBE
Fg Off Charles B M Dale Stores 22 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Arthur S Budge Ad 30 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Lorenzo A Mudge Stores 13 Mar 1920  
Fg Off Stanley F A Welsh Ad  2 Apr 1919  
Fg Off Frederick Whilton T 12 Dec 1917 DCM
Fg Off Frederick W Powell T 28 Oct 1917  
Fg Off Hector G McKechnie Stores  9 Jul 1919  
Fg Off Alexander H Allan Stores 15 Dec 1919  
Plt Off Hugh C Duckworth Stores 12 Apr 1919  
Plt Off Frank W Taylor Stores 24 Feb 1920  

 

Source - Air Force List June 1920

July 1920

Location Command/Group
Aboukir Middle East Area/Egyptian Group

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Charles P Ogden Stores 10 Dec 1917 Officer Commanding, OBE
Flt Lt William J Waddington Stores 29 May 1920 OBE
Fg Off William Sutherland Stores 23 Aug 1919 MBE
Fg Off Charles B M Dale Stores 22 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Arthur S Budge Ad 30 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Lorenzo A Mudge Stores 13 Mar 1920  
Fg Off Stanley F A Welsh Ad  2 Apr 1919  
Fg Off Frederick Whilton T 12 Dec 1917 DCM
Fg Off Frederick W Powell T 28 Oct 1917  
Fg Off Hector G McKechnie Stores  9 Jul 1919  
Fg Off Alexander H Allan Stores 15 Dec 1919  
Fg Off John P Hinks T  2 Jun 1920  
Plt Off Hugh C Duckworth Stores 12 Apr 1919  
Plt Off Frank W Taylor Stores 24 Feb 1920  

 

Source - Air Force List July 1920

August 1920

Location Command/Group
Aboukir Middle East Area/Egyptian Group

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Flt Lt William J Waddington Stores 29 May 1920 OBE
Fg Off William Sutherland Stores 23 Aug 1919 MBE
Fg Off Charles B M Dale Stores 22 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Arthur S Budge Ad 30 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Lorenzo A Mudge Stores 13 Mar 1920  
Fg Off Stanley F A Welsh Ad  2 Apr 1919  
Fg Off Frederick Whilton T 12 Dec 1917 DCM
Fg Off Frederick W Powell T 28 Oct 1917  
Fg Off John P Hinks T  2 Jun 1920  
Plt Off Hugh C Duckworth Stores 12 Apr 1919  

Source - August 1920 Air Force List

July 1921

Location Command/Group
Aboukir Middle East Area

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Sqn Ldr William J Waddington   29 May 1920 Officer Commanding, OBE
Stores Officers
Flt Lt Eric Rivers-Smith   14 Feb 1921 MBE
Flt Lt Edwin M Cashmore    5 Nov 1920  
Fg Off Lorenzo A Mudge   13 Mar 1920  
Fg Off Patrick J Murphy   15 Sep 1920  
Fg Off Ernest W Lawrence    8 Feb 1921  
Fg Off Edward Meynell   13 Dec 1920 DCM
Fg Off Frank W Taylor   24 Feb 1920  
Other Branches
Fg Off Henry E T Crocker SO  6 Dec 1920  
Fg Off John P Hinks T  2 Jun 1920  
Fg Off Arthur S Budge Ad 30 Oct 1919  

 

Source - Air Force List July 1921

April 1922

Source - April 1922 Air Force List

July 1922

Location Command/Group
Aboukir RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr William J Waddington 29 May 1920 Officer Commanding, OBE
Stores Officers
Flt Lt Alexander J M Ross 10 Apr 1922 MBE
Flt Lt Patrick J Murphy 15 Sep 1920  
Fg Off Henry E T Crocker  6 Dec 1920  
Fg Off Lorenzo A Mudge 13 Mar 1920  
Fg Off Thomas J Organ 29 Nov 1921  
Fg Off Ernest W Lawrence  8 Feb 1921  
Fg Off Frank W Taylor 24 Feb 1920  
Accountants
Flt Lt Thomas C Miller 22 Jun 1921 MC; later A/Cdre
Plt Off

Robert W L Glenn

17 Feb 1922 later AVM
General Duties Branch
Fg Off John P Hinks  2 Jun 1920  
Fg Off Victor D Smith 29 Apr 1922  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Donald G Boddie 11 Oct 1921 MB

 

Source - Air Force List July 1922

May 1923

Source - May 1923 Air Force List

July 1923

Location Command/Group
Aboukir RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Henry L Crichton  6 Apr 1923 Officer Commanding, MBE; later A/Cdre
Stores Officers
Flt Lt Leonard A Lavender  5 Nov 1922  
Flt Lt Henry E T Crocker  6 Dec 1920  
Fg Off Thomas J Organ 29 Nov 1921  
Fg Off Frank J B Powell 12 Nov 1922  
Fg Off William H Bowden  4 Mar 1923  
Fg Off Ernest F Elliott 19 Jun 1922  
Accountants
Flt Lt Thomas C Miller 22 Jun 1921 MC; later A/Cdre
General Duties Branch
Fg Off Arthur G Jarvis  3 May 1923 AFC
Fg Off John P Hinks  2 Jun 1920  
Fg Off Victor D Smith 29 Apr 1922  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Thomas R S Thompson 10 Jun 1922 MB

 

Source - Air Force List July 1923

January 1924

Location Command/Group
Aboukir RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Henry L Crichton  6 Apr 1923 Officer Commanding, MBE; later A/Cdre
Stores Branch
Flt Lt Leonard A Lavender  5 Nov 1922  
Flt Lt Henry E T Crocker  6 Dec 1920  
Fg Off Thomas J Organ 29 Nov 1921  
Fg Off Frank J B Powell 12 Nov 1922  
Fg Off William H Bowden  4 Mar 1923  
Fg Off Ernest F Elliott 19 Jun 1922  
Accountants
Flt Lt Thomas C Miller 22 Jun 1921 MC; later A/Cdre
Fg Off Reginald W Freeman 22 Jun 1923  
General Duties Branch
Fg Off Arthur G Jarvis  3 May 1923 AFC
Fg Off Philip H Hunter  1 Jul 1923  
Fg Off John P Hinks  2 Jun 1920  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Thomas R S Thompson 10 Jun 1922 MB

 

Source - Air Force List January 1924

May 1924

Location Command/Group
Aboukir RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Henry L Crichton  6 Apr 1923 Officer Commanding, MBE; later A/Cdre
Stores Branch
Flt Lt Thomas G Skeats 26 Nov 1923 later A/Cdre
Flt Lt Leonard A Lavender  5 Nov 1922  
Flt Lt Henry E T Crocker  6 Dec 1920  
Flt Lt Leonard H Vernon 23 Dec 1923  
Fg Off Thomas J Organ 29 Nov 1921  
Fg Off Edgar V Bashford 23 Dec 1923  
Fg Off Frank J B Powell 12 Nov 1922  
Fg Off Claud A Longhurst 23 Dec 1923  
Accountants
Flt Lt Thomas C Miller 22 Jun 1921 MC; later A/Cdre
Fg Off Reginald W Freeman 22 Jun 1923  
General Duties Branch
Fg Off Arthur G Jarvis  3 May 1923 AFC
Fg Off Philip H Hunter  1 Jul 1923  
Fg Off John P Hinks  2 Jun 1920  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Thomas R S Thompson 10 Jun 1922 MB

 

Source - Air Force List May 1924

January 1925

Source - January 1925 Air Force List

February 1925

Source - February 1925 Air Force List

March 1925

Source - March 1925 Air Force List

April 1925

Source - April 1925 Air Force List

May 1925

Source - May 1925 Air Force List

June 1925

Source - June 1925 Air Force List

July 1925

Location Command/Group
Aboukir RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Thomas G Skeats 26 Nov 1923 Officer Commanding; later A/Cdre
Stores Branch
Flt Lt Donald D Wilson 19 May 1925  
Flt Lt Arthur T Cooper 15 Jan 1925  
Flt Lt Alfred H Comfort  5 Jan 1925  
Flt Lt Kenneth D G Collier 19 Mar 1925 later A/Cdre
Flt Lt Frank J B Powell 12 Nov 1922 MBE
Fg Off Thomas J Organ 29 Nov 1921  
Fg Off Reginald G Fussell 23 Mar 1925  
Fg Off William J Cleasby 18 Oct 1924  
Fg Off David W Dean  9 Oct 1924  
Accountants
Flt Lt Thomas C Miller 22 Jun 1921 MC; later A/Cdre
Fg Off Oswald K Griffin 15 Jan 1925 later A/Cdre
General Duties Branch
Flt Lt Henry O Fellowes 16 Jan 1925  
Fg Off Hubert J Adkins 16 Jan 1925  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Vincent R Smith  1 May 1925  

 

Source - Air Force List July 1925

It merged with the Aircraft Depot and the Engine Repair Depot to form the RAF Depot, Middle East on 7 October 1925.

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