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HQ No 219 Group Personnel, locations and units


[Dec 1943 | Jun 1944]

This Group was formed from No 252 Wing at Seagull Camp, Mex near Alexandria as No 219 (Fighter) Group on 6 December 1942.

December 1943

Location Command Controlled
Alexandria Middle East Command
  • Unable to list units at present

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Gp Capt G A G Johnston 17 Jan 1943 Officer Commanding,
Air Staff
Wg Cdr R C F Lister  9 Jul 1942 Senior Air Staff Officer, DFC
Sqn Ldr J E Hibbert 16 Oct 1942  
Sqn Ldr E H Dear 24 Jul 1942  
Sqn Ldr J S Smith  6 Dec 1942  
Sqn Ldr E A D Smith 25 Feb 1942  
Sqn Ldr F Noble  8 Jan 1943  
Sqn Ldr J M Morgan 27 Feb 1943 DFC
Administrative Staff
Sqn Ldr W L Emtage 29Jun 1942  
Staffs of the Services
Engineer
Sqn Ldr L R Robertson 14 Mar 1943  
Equipment
Sqn Ldr W E G Vaughan  6 Dec 1942  
Accountant
Sqn Ldr D W J Brown 25 Jan 1943  

Source - December 1943 Confidential Air Force List

Control was transferred to AHQ Eastern Mediterranean on 1 February 1944

June 1944

Location Command Controlled
Alexandria Middle East Command
  • In the process of disbanding, no units listed

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Gp Capt The Hon M Aitken 26 Jul 1953 Officer Commanding, DSO, DFC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr A G Wincott 14 Aug 1943 Senior Air Staff Officer
Sqn Ldr G L Lazarus 24 Jan 1943  
Sqn Ldr E F Willams  1 Mar 1944  
Sqn Ldr J R C H Graves  4 Apr 1944  
Sqn Ldr E T Elliott 26 Feb 1944  
Sqn Ldr R H W Beresfored-Peirse 10 Feb 1944  
Administrative Staff
Sqn Ldr C J Dixon 27 Oct 1943  
Staffs of the Services
Engineer
Sqn Ldr L R Robertson 14 Mar 1943  
Engineer
Sqn Ldr G F Mason 29 Mar 1943  
Equipment
Sqn Ldr K J Wood  2 Apr 1944  
Accountant
Sqn Ldr John F Roberts 21 Sep 1943 later AVM

Source - June 1944 Confidential Air Force List

It disbanded on 27 July 1944.

[Dec 1943 | Jun 1944]

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