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'X' Engine Repair Depot/Engine Repair Depot


[Apr 1920 | May 1920 | Jun 1920 | Jul 1920 | Jul 1921 | Jul 1922 | Jul 1923 | Jan 1924 | May 1924 | Jul 1925]

It was probably formed as 'X' Engine Repair Depot around the same time as the 'X' Aircraft Depot and was renamed as Engine Repair Depot in April 1920 at Abbassia.

April 1920

Location Command/Group
Abbassia 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
Abbassia Middle East Area/Egyptian Group

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Flt Lt William J Waddington T 20 Feb 1920  
Flt Lt Thomas N Flatt Ad  3 Jan 1920  
Flt Lt Frank Tedman T 20 Feb 1920  
Fg Off Horace F Bradley T  1 May 1920  
Fg Off William G Stafford T 18 Oct 1919 MC, DCM
Fg Off Lancelot J Lipscomb T  8 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Mark F Tomkins T 16 Jun 1919  
Fg Off Leslie A Walters A 22 Nov 1919  
Plt Off Frank H Whitmore T 25 Oct 1919  
Plt Off Lionel G Shipcott T    
Plt Off Sidney Graves T 10 Apr 1919  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt T J X Canton Med    

Source - Air Force List May 1920

June 1920

Location Command/Group
Abbassia Middle East Area/Egyptian Group

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Thomas F Bullen T 29 May 1920 Officer Commanding, OBE
Flt Lt Thomas N Flatt Ad  3 Jan 1920  
Fg Off Horace F Bradley T  1 May 1920  
Fg Off Henry E T Crocker Stores  9 Feb 1920  
Fg Off William G Stafford T 18 Oct 1919 MC, DCM
Fg Off Lancelot J Lipscomb T  8 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Lionel G Shipcott T    
Fg Off Frank H Whitmore T 25 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Leslie A Walters A 22 Nov 1919  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt T J X Canton Med    

Source - Air Force List June 1920

 It moved to Aboukir at some point around June 1920.

July 1920

Location Command/Group
Abbassia Middle East Area/Egyptian Group

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Thomas F Bullen T 29 May 1920 Officer Commanding, OBE
Flt Lt Thomas N Flatt Ad  3 Jan 1920  
Flt Lt Grahame G Dawson T  2 Jun 1920 later AVM
Fg Off Horace F Bradley T  1 May 1920  
Fg Off Henry E T Crocker Stores  9 Feb 1920  
Fg Off William G Stafford T 18 Oct 1919 MC, DCM
Fg Off Reginald V Weeks T 24 Nov 1919  
Fg Off Lancelot J Lipscomb T  8 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Frank H Whitmore T 25 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Joseph J Teasdale T  2 Jun 1920  
Fg Off Lionel G Shipcott T  7 Jun 1919  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Duncan McLaren Med  4 Jun 1920  

 

Source - Air Force List July 1920

July 1921

Location Command/Group
Abbassia Middle East Area

 

Rank Name Branch Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Thomas F Bullen T 29 May 1920 Officer Commanding, OBE
Flt Lt Grahame G Dawson T  2 Jun 1920 later AVM
Fg Off Horace F Bradley T  1 May 1920  
Fg Off Reginald V Weeks T 24 Nov 1919  
Fg Off Lancelot J Lipscomb T  8 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Frank H Whitmore T 25 Oct 1919  
Fg Off Lionel G Shipcott T  7 Jun 1919  
Fg Off Joseph J Teasdale T  2 Jun 1920  
Fg Off Sydney Herbert T  5 Nov 1920  
Fg Off Henry Webb T 15 Sep 1920  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Arthur E Panter    4 Oct 1920 BA

 

Source - Air Force List July 1921

July 1922

Location Command/Group
Abbassia RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Thomas F Bullen 29 May 1920 Officer Commanding, OBE
Flt Lt Grahame G Dawson  2 Jun 1920 later AVM
Flt Lt Percy E Gwyer 22 Nov 1921 MBE
Fg Off Horace F Bradley  1 May 1920  
Fg Off John Duncan 12 Mar 1922  
Fg Off Reginald V Weeks 24 Nov 1919  
Fg Off John F Clark 21 May 1922  
Fg Off William E Townsend  4 May 1922  
Fg Off Charles H V Hayman 17 Feb 1922  
Fg Off Sydney Herbert  5 Nov 1920  
Stores Officers
Fg Off William Liniker 22 Jun 1921  
Accountant
Fg Off Frederick W Arthurton 17 Feb 1922  

 

Source - Air Force List July 1922

July 1923

Location Command/Group
Abbassia RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Archibald Corbett-Wilson 19 Jun 1922 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt Grahame G Dawson  2 Jun 1920 later AVM
Flt Lt Percy E Gwyer 22 Nov 1921 MBE
Fg Off John Duncan 12 Mar 1922  
Fg Off John F Clark 21 May 1922  
Fg Off Charles A C Fidler 15 Dec 1922 DCM
Fg Off Albert E Thompson 25 Jan 1923  
Fg Off Charles H V Hayman 17 Feb 1922  
Fg Off Herbert Little  4 Dec 1922  
Fg Off Sydney Herbert  5 Nov 1920  
Stores Officers
Flt Lt Donald W Wilson  5 May 1923  
Fg Off William Liniker 22 Jun 1921  
Accountant
Fg Off Frederick W Arthurton 17 Feb 1922  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt Vincent R Smith 12 Feb 1923  

 

Source - Air Force List July 1923

January 1924

Location Command/Group
Abbassia RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Archibald Corbett-Wilson 19 Jun 1922 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt Grahame G Dawson  2 Jun 1920 later AVM
Flt Lt Percy E Gwyer 22 Nov 1921 MBE
Fg Off John Duncan 12 Mar 1922  
Fg Off John F Clark 21 May 1922  
Fg Off Horace T Satterford 14 Oct 1923  
Fg Off Herbert Little  4 Dec 1922  
Fg Off Sydney Herbert  5 Nov 1920  
Stores Officers
Flt Lt Donald W Wilson  5 May 1923  
Fg Off William Liniker 22 Jun 1921  
Accountant
Fg Off Frederick W Arthurton 17 Feb 1922  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John S Wilson 12 Sep 1923 MD

 

Source - Air Force List January 1923

May 1924

Location Command/Group
Abbassia RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Arthur H Measures 10 Mar1924 Officer Commanding,
Flt Lt Jack Noakes 28 Dec 1923 AFC, MM
Flt Lt Grahame G Dawson  2 Jun 1920 later AVM
Flt Lt Percy E Gwyer 22 Nov 1921 MBE
Fg Off Robert J Montgomery-Moore 23 Dec 1923  
Fg Off John F Clark 21 May 1922  
Fg Off Horace T Satterford 14 Oct 1923  
Fg Off Herbert Little  4 Dec 1922  
Fg Off John Turner 23 Dec 1923  
Fg Off Sydney Herbert  5 Nov 1920  
Stores Branch
Flt Lt Donald W Wilson  5 May 1923  
Fg Off William Liniker 22 Jun 1921  
Accountant
Fg Off Frederick W Arthurton 17 Feb 1922  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John S Wilson 12 Sep 1923 MD

 

Source - Air Force List May 1924

July 1925

Location Command/Group
Abbassia RAF Middle East

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr William V Strugnell 18 Oct 1924 Officer Commanding, MC
Flt Lt Alan F Somerset-Leake 24 Mar 1924  
Flt Lt Jack Noakes 28 Dec 1923 AFC, MM
Flt Lt Percy E Gwyer 22 Nov 1921 MBE
Fg Off Robert J Montgomery-Moore 23 Dec 1923  
Fg Off John F Clark 21 May 1922  
Fg Off Horace T Satterford 14 Oct 1923  
Fg Off James V Reeve 19 Jun 1924  
Fg Off Herbert Little  4 Dec 1922  
Fg Off John Turner 23 Dec 1923  
Stores Branch
Flt Lt Leonard Vernon 13 Feb 1925  
Fg Off William Liniker 22 Jun 1921  
Accountant Branch
Flt Lt Ivor L Wincer 29 Jan 1925 later A/Cdre
Medical Branch
Flt Lt John S Wilson 12 Sep 1923 MD

 

Source - Air Force List July 1925

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

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