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No 24 Group Personnel, units and locations 1946 - 1973


[Oct 1949 | 1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 1953 | 1954 | 1955 | 1956 | 1957 | 1958 | 1959 | 1960 | 1961 | 1962 | 1963 | 1964 | 1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969 | 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973]

[1937 - 1945]

Listings for 1946 - 1948 are currently not available and from 1949 only principal personnel can be shown.

October 1949

Address Command Controlled
Howard Park, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Leslie G Harvey 15 Jan 1948 Air Officer Commanding, CB, later AM
Air Staff
Gp Capt

Phillip Slocombe

17 Aug 1948 Senior Air Staff Officer; later A/Cdre
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt C F Goatcher 18 May 1948 Senior Officer i/c Administration, OBE

Source - October 1949 Air Force List

1950

Address Command Controlled
Howard Park, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Robert O Jones 31 Dec 1949 Air Officer Commanding, CB, AFC, BA, DIC, MIME, FRAeS; later AM
Air Staff
Gp Capt

Phillip Slocombe

17 Aug 1948 Senior Air Staff Officer; later A/Cdre
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt C F Goatcher 18 May 1948 Senior Officer i/c Administration, OBE

Source - April 1950 Air Force List

1951

Address Command Controlled
Howard Park, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Robert O Jones 31 Dec 1949 Air Officer Commanding, CB, AFC, BA, DIC, MIME, FRAeS; later AM
Air Staff
Gp Capt

Phillip Slocombe

17 Aug 1948 Senior Air Staff Officer; later A/Cdre
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R W Collinson 15 Jan 1951 Senior Officer i/c Administration

Source - April 1951 Air Force List

1952

Address Command Controlled
Howard Park, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Robert O Jones 31 Dec 1949 Air Officer Commanding, CB, AFC, BA, DIC, MIME, FRAeS; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J L Clarke  8 Oct 1951 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt G A R Muschamp 26 Nov 1951 Senior Air Staff Officer, MA
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R W Collinson 15 Jan 1951 Senior Officer i/c Administration

Source - April 1952 Air Force List

1953

Address Command Controlled
Howard Park, Aston Clinton, Aylesbury Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM John G Franks  8 Sep 1952 Air Officer Commanding, CBE
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J L Clarke  8 Oct 1951 Personal Assistant to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt F E Stokes 31 Jan 1953 Senior Air Staff Officer, MA, AFRAeS
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R F Shenton 25 Aug 1952 Senior Officer i/c Administration

Source - April 1953 Air Force List

It moved to RAF Spitalgate on 25 March 1954.

1954

Address Command Controlled
RAF Spitalgate, Grantham Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM John G Franks  8 Sep 1952 Air Officer Commanding, CBE
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt H Granville-Martin 14 Dec 1953 ADCt to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt F E Stokes 31 Jan 1953 Senior Air Staff Officer, MA, AFRAeS
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt E F Wain 17 Aug 1953 Senior Officer i/c Administration, OBE

Source - April & October 1954 Air Force List

1955

Address Command Controlled
RAF Spitalgate, Grantham Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM George B Beardsworth 15 Feb 1955 Air Officer Commanding, CB, MIME, AFRAeS
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt P D B Smith 14 Dec 1953 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt F E Stokes 31 Jan 1953 Senior Air Staff Officer, MA, AFRAeS
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt E F Wain 17 Aug 1953 Senior Officer i/c Administration, OBE

Source - October 1955 Air Force List

1956

Address Command Controlled
RAF Spitalgate, Grantham Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM George B Beardsworth 15 Feb 1955 Air Officer Commanding, CB, MIME, AFRAeS
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt P D B Smith 14 Dec 1953 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt Thomas E J Fitton  1 Sep 1955 Senior Air Staff Officer, BA, AFRAeS; later A/Cdre

Source - April 1956 Air Force List

1957

Address Command Controlled
RAF Spitalgate, Grantham Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Herbert D Spreckley  1 Apr 1957 Air Officer Commanding, CB, OBE, MIME, FRAeS; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt P D B Smith 14 Dec 1953 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt Thomas E J Fitton  1 Sep 1955 Senior Air Staff Officer, BA, AFRAeS; later A/Cdre
Wg Cdr C S Hawley  1 Aug 1954 MBE
Sqn Ldr B R Cooper  1 Aug 1954  
Sqn Ldr E T P Jones  3 Sep 1956  
Sqn Ldr L F Shaw 22 May 1954  
Educational
Gp Capt F J M Pryer  6 Feb 1956 BSc, AFRAeS
Wg Cdr C F N Seaman 23 Apr 1957 OBE, BSc, AMICE, AMIME, ACGI, AFRAeS
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R F L Hart 27 Feb 1956 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, ASAA
Sqn Ldr E N Southwell  6 Mar 1955  
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt J F Sandow  1 Sep 1954 Senior Medical Officer, OBE, MRCS, LRCP
Physical Training
Flt Lt P D Cummins 16 Aug 1954  

Source - April & July 1957 Air Force List

1958

Changes between April 1957 and April 1958

Catering
Sqn Ldr F G Barr 17 May 1954  

Source - January 1958 Air Force List

Address Command Controlled
RAF Spitalgate, Grantham Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Herbert D Spreckley  1 Apr 1957 Air Officer Commanding, CB, OBE, MIME, FRAeS; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt P D B Smith 14 Dec 1953 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt Thomas E J Fitton  1 Sep 1955 Senior Air Staff Officer, BA, AFRAeS; later A/Cdre
Plans
Wg Cdr L Wakelin  5 May 1957  
Sqn Ldr K L Monaghan 31 Dec 1956 DFC, DFM
Training
Sqn Ldr B R Cooper  1 Aug 1954  
Sqn Ldr L F Shaw 22 May 1954  
Trade Testing
Sqn Ldr E T P Jones  3 Sep 1956 AFRAeS
Educational
Gp Capt F J M Pryer  6 Feb 1956 BSc, AFRAeS
Wg Cdr C F N Seaman 23 Apr 1957 OBE, BSc, AMICE, AMIME, ACGI, AFRAeS
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Flt Lt J G A Lane 29 Jul 1957  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R F L Hart 27 Feb 1956 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, ASAA
Sqn Ldr P E H Thomas 11 Sep 1957 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, AFC
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt J F Sandow  1 Sep 1954 Senior Medical Officer, OBE, MRCS, LRCP
Statistics
Mr R Bain    

Source - April 1958 Air Force List

It moved to RAF Rudloe Manor on 1 September 1958.

Changes between January 1958 and October 1959

Training
Wg Cdr J H Woffindin 21 Oct 1957 OBE
Administrative Staff
Sqn Ldr G W Turner 12 May 1958 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, DFM

Source - January 1959 Air Force List

1959

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM John Marson  1 Jan 1959 Air Officer Commanding, CB, CBE, AFRAeS
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G F Tisley 19 May 1958 ADC to AOC, BEM
Air Staff
Gp Capt H P Johnston  8 Oct 1956 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE
Plans
Wg Cdr S A Fentum  1 May 1958  
Sqn Ldr D A Dunlop 30 Dec 1958  
Training
Wg Cdr R F Sparrow  2 Feb 1959  
Sqn Ldr J H Hunt 25 May 1959  
Sqn Ldr D A Tierney 29 Sep 1958  
Trade Testing
Sqn Ldr R E Humphreys  1 Apr 1958  
Educational
Gp Capt F J M Pryer  6 Feb 1956 BSc, AFRAeS
Wg Cdr C F N Seaman 23 Apr 1957 OBE, BSc, AMICE, AMIME, ACGI, AFRAeS
Wg Cdr E S G Cropper 12 Nov 1956 BSc, AMIEE
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Flt Lt P R Boulton 29 May 1957  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt B A C Wood 19 Aug 1957 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, DFC
Sqn Ldr D H T McRae 13 Apr 1959 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, DFC
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt F D Campbell 22 Sep 1958 Senior Medical Officer, LRCP, LRCS, LRFPS
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - October 1959 Air Force List

1960

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM John Marson  1 Jan 1959 Air Officer Commanding, CB, CBE, AFRAeS
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G F Tisley 19 May 1958 ADC to AOC, BEM
Air Staff
Gp Capt John W McKelvey 22 Jun 1959 Senior Air Staff Officer; later A/Cdre
Plans
Wg Cdr S A Fentum  1 May 1958  
Sqn Ldr D A Dunlop 30 Dec 1958  
Training
Wg Cdr R F Sparrow  2 Feb 1959  
Sqn Ldr G A Bristow  7 Sep 1959  
Sqn Ldr J H Hunt 25 May 1959  
Sqn Ldr J C Shaw 24 Sep 1957  
Trade Testing
Sqn Ldr R E Humphreys  1 Apr 1958  
Educational
Gp Capt F J M Pryer  6 Feb 1956 BSc, AFRAeS
Wg Cdr E J Ough  7 Mar 1960 BSc
Wg Cdr C F N Seaman 23 Apr 1957 OBE, BSc, AMICE, AMIME, ACGI, AFRAeS
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Flt Lt P R Boulton 29 May 1957  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt B A C Wood 19 Aug 1957 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, DFC
Sqn Ldr D H T McRae 13 Apr 1959 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, DFC
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt F D Campbell 22 Sep 1958 Senior Medical Officer, LRCP, LRCS, LRFPS
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - October 1960 Air Force List

1961

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM John Marson  1 Jan 1959 Air Officer Commanding, CB, CBE, AFRAeS
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G F Tisley 19 May 1958 ADC to AOC, BEM
Air Staff
Gp Capt John W McKelvey 22 Jun 1959 Senior Air Staff Officer; later A/Cdre
Plans
Wg Cdr P R Wilkinson 31 Oct 1960  
Training
Wg Cdr R F Sparrow  2 Feb 1959  
Sqn Ldr J H Hunt 25 May 1959  
Sqn Ldr C E Jordan  9 May 1960  
Sqn Ldr A T Vacquier 13 Jun 1960  
Trade Testing
Sqn Ldr G G Conyers  2 Aug 1960  
Educational
Gp Capt E J Harrington 11 Oct 1960 OBE, BSc, ARCS, DIC
Wg Cdr E J Ough  7 Mar 1960 BSc
Wg Cdr A Ruda 27 Nov 1960 BSc, AKC, AMIME
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr H E Robinson 24 Aug 1960  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt W G Oldbury  5 Sep 1960 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, OBE, DFC
Sqn Ldr D A Dunlop 30 Dec 1958  
Sqn Ldr D H T McRae 13 Apr 1959 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, DFC
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt F D Campbell 22 Sep 1958 Senior Medical Officer, LRCP, LRCS, LRFPS
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - January 1961 Air Force List

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Thomas N Coslett 27 Jul 1961 Air Officer Commanding, CB, OBE, MIME; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt G F Tisley 19 May 1958 ADC to AOC, BEM
Air Staff
Gp Capt John W McKelvey 22 Jun 1959 Senior Air Staff Officer; later A/Cdre
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr P R Wilkinson 31 Oct 1960  
Sqn Ldr G A Bristow  7 Sep 1959  
Sqn Ldr J H Hunt 25 May 1959 MBE
Training (Electronics)
Wg Cdr R F Sparrow  2 Feb 1959  
Sqn Ldr C E Jordan  9 May 1960  
Sqn Ldr A T Vacquier 13 Jun 1960  
Trade Testing
Sqn Ldr G G Conyers  2 Aug 1960  
Educational
Gp Capt E J Harrington 11 Oct 1960 OBE, BSc, ARCS, DIC
Wg Cdr E J Ough  7 Mar 1960 BSc
Wg Cdr A Ruda 27 Nov 1960 BSc, AKC, AMIME
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr H E Robinson 24 Aug 1960  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt A H Wilkes 15 Jun 1961 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, OBE
Sqn Ldr F B Hamilton  5 Jun 1961  
Sqn Ldr D H T McRae 13 Apr 1959 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, DFC
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt F D Campbell 22 Sep 1958 Senior Medical Officer, LRCP, LRCS, LRFPS
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - October 1961 Air Force List

Changes between October 1961 and October 1962

Administrative Staff
Sqn Ldr J D Grimshaw 19 Jun 1961 Senior Personnel Staff Officer

Source - January 1962 Air Force List

1962

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Thomas N Coslett 27 Jul 1961 Air Officer Commanding, CB, OBE, MIME; later AM
Personal Appointment
Fg Off E J Cornish 10 Jul 1961 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt R G Stone 11 Dec 1961 Senior Air Staff Officer,
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr P R Wilkinson 31 Oct 1960  
Sqn Ldr G A Bristow  7 Sep 1959  
Sqn Ldr J H Hunt 25 May 1959 MBE
Training (Electronics)
Wg Cdr J A Theophilus  9 Apr 1962 OBE
Sqn Ldr C E Jordan  9 May 1960  
Sqn Ldr A T Vacquier 13 Jun 1960  
Sqn Ldr J E Van-Puyenbroek  5 Mar 1962 AMBritIRE
Trade Testing
Sqn Ldr G G Conyers  2 Aug 1960  
Educational
Gp Capt E J Harrington 11 Oct 1960 OBE, BSc, ARCS, DIC
Wg Cdr E H B Martin 25 Sep 1961 MSc, ARCS, AInstP, DIC
Wg Cdr A Ruda 27 Nov 1960 BSc, AKC, AMIME
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr Vacant    
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt A H Wilkes 15 Jun 1961 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, OBE
Sqn Ldr F B Hamilton  5 Jun 1961  
Sqn Ldr P G Driver  4 Dec 1961 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, DFC
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt G H Stuart 16 Oct 1961 Senior Medical Officer, MD, BS, MRCS, LRCP, DPH
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - October 1962 Air Force List

1963

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Thomas N Coslett 27 Jul 1961 Air Officer Commanding, CB, OBE, MIME; later AM
Personal Appointment
Fg Off E J Cornish 10 Jul 1961 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt R G Stone 11 Dec 1961 Senior Air Staff Officer,
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr J F Ratcliffe  5 Nov 1962  
Sqn Ldr G A Bristow  7 Sep 1959  
Training (Electronic)
Wg Cdr J A Theophilus  9 Apr 1962 OBE
Sqn Ldr R E Gilks 12 Jun 1962  
Sqn Ldr J E Van-Puyenbroek  5 Mar 1962 AMBritIRE
Sqn Ldr G W H Ware 20 Aug 1962 DFM
Trade Testing
Sqn Ldr G G Conyers  2 Aug 1960  
Educational
Gp Capt E J Harrington 11 Oct 1960 OBE, BSc, ARCS, DIC
Wg Cdr E H B Martin 25 Sep 1961 MSc, ARCS, AInstP, DIC
Wg Cdr A Ruda 27 Nov 1960 BSc, AKC, AMIME
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr J Gant  7 May 1962 MBE, DFM, DPhysEd
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt A H Wilkes 15 Jun 1961 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, OBE
Sqn Ldr P G Driver  4 Dec 1961 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, DFC
Sqn Ldr F B Hamilton  5 Jun 1961  
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt G H Stuart 16 Oct 1961 Senior Medical Officer, MD, BS, MRCS, LRCP, DPH
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - Spring 1963 Air Force List

1964

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM John K Rotherham 27 May 1963 Air Officer Commanding, CB, CBE, BA, DIC, FRAeS
Personal Appointment
Fg Off C A Rainbow 20 May 1963 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt R G Stone 11 Dec 1961 Senior Air Staff Officer,
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr J F Ratcliffe  5 Nov 1962  
Sqn Ldr T H Hamilton-Brown 13 Jan 1964  
Sqn Ldr W T Scott 31 Dec 1962  
Training (Electronic)
Wg Cdr H F Powell 20 Jul 1964  
Sqn Ldr R E Gilks 23 Nov 1964  
Sqn Ldr E A N Webb 27 Jan 1964 AMIERE
Trade Testing
Sqn Ldr Vacant    
Educational
Gp Capt E J Tippett 17 Jun 1963 BSc, PhD
Wg Cdr E S G Cropper 15 May 1964 BSc, AMIEE
Wg Cdr J MacDonald  7 Aug 1963 MA
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr G R Edenbrow 30 Sep 1963 MBE
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt P Fleming  6 Aug 1963 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, OBE
Sqn Ldr G K Muirhead  9 Oct 1963 DFM
Sqn Ldr R Tate 15 Mar 1964 Senior Personnel Staff Officer
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Medical
Gp Capt Vacant    
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - Autumn 1964 Air Force List

1965

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Bruce Robinson 18 Jun 1965 Air Officer Commanding, CBE
Personal Appointment
Fg Off C A Rainbow 20 May 1963 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt J E Lewis 26 Oct 1964 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr H D Hughes 26 Jul 1965 MBE
Sqn Ldr T H Hamilton-Brown 13 Jan 1964  
Training (Electronic)
Wg Cdr H F Powell 20 Jul 1964  
Sqn Ldr R E Gilks 23 Nov 1964  
Sqn Ldr E A N Webb 27 Jan 1964 AMIERE
Educational
Gp Capt W C Vaughan 28 Jun 1965 MBE, BSc, PhD, MIEE
Wg Cdr E S G Cropper 15 May 1964 BSc, AMIEE
Wg Cdr J MacDonald  7 Aug 1963 MA
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr P R Boulton 23 Aug 1965  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R E Baxter 19 Sep 1965 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, DFC, MA
Sqn Ldr G K Muirhead  9 Oct 1963 DFM
Sqn Ldr R Tate 15 Mar 1964 Senior Personnel Staff Officer
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - Autumn 1965 Air Force List

1966

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Bruce Robinson 18 Jun 1965 Air Officer Commanding, CBE
Personal Appointment
Fg Off R J Barnfield  4 Oct 1965 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt J E Lewis 26 Oct 1964 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr H D Hughes 26 Jul 1965 MBE
Sqn Ldr T H Hamilton-Brown 13 Jan 1964  
Training (Electronic)
Wg Cdr H W C Hodges  6 Dec 1965 AMIERE
Sqn Ldr R E Gilks 23 Nov 1964  
Sqn Ldr J R B Seal 15 Nov 1965  
Educational
Gp Capt W C Vaughan 28 Jun 1965 MBE, BSc, PhD, MIEE
Wg Cdr E S G Cropper 15 May 1964 BSc, AMIEE
Wg Cdr J MacDonald  7 Aug 1963 MA
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr P R Boulton 23 Aug 1965  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R E Baxter 19 Sep 1965 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, DFC, MA
Sqn Ldr G K Muirhead  9 Oct 1963 DFM
Sqn Ldr R Tate 15 Mar 1964 Senior Personnel Staff Officer
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - Spring 1966 Air Force List

1967

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Bruce Robinson 18 Jun 1965 Air Officer Commanding, CBE
Personal Appointment
Fg Off R J Barnfield  4 Oct 1965 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt E D Smith 20 Nov 1966 Senior Air Staff Officer, BSc
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr H D Hughes 26 Jul 1965 MBE
Sqn Ldr A E Lloyd 14 Mar 1966  
Training (Electronic)
Wg Cdr H W C Hodges  6 Dec 1965 AMIERE
Sqn Ldr R E Gilks 23 Nov 1964  
Sqn Ldr J R B Seal 15 Nov 1965  
Educational
Gp Capt W C Vaughan 28 Jun 1965 MBE, BSc, PhD, MIEE
Wg Cdr E S G Cropper 15 May 1964 BSc, AMIEE
Sqn Ldr E J Holden  4 Apr 1966 MBE, BSc, AFRAeS
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr P R Boulton 23 Aug 1965  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R E Baxter 19 Sep 1965 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, DFC, MA
Sqn Ldr J E Connolly 14 Nov 1966 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, AFC
Sqn Ldr W A Wilkinson 16 Jan 1967  
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - Spring 1967 Air Force List

1968

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM John H Hunter-Tod 25 Aug 1967 Air Officer Commanding, OBE, MA, AFRAeS, DCAe
Personal Appointment
Fg Off J B Symonds  6 Nov 1967 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt E D Smith 20 Nov 1966 Senior Air Staff Officer, BSc
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr H D Hughes 26 Jul 1965 MBE
Sqn Ldr J D Symonds 16 Jan 1967 MBE
Training (Electronic)
Wg Cdr Vacant    
Sqn Ldr R E T Kermode 13 Nov 1967  
Sqn Ldr F P O'Mailey 18 Sep 1967  
Educational
Gp Capt D J Garland  6 Mar 1967 BSc, AMIEE, AMIERE
Wg Cdr J H Chapman 22 Jan 1968 BSc
Sqn Ldr J B Bird 16 Oct 1967 BSc, DUS
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr P R Boulton 23 Aug 1965  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt R E Baxter 19 Sep 1965 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, DFC, MA
Sqn Ldr J E Connolly 14 Nov 1966 Senior Personnel Staff Officer, AFC
Sqn Ldr W A Wilkinson 16 Jan 1967  
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - Spring 1968 Air Force List

1969

The listings for this year are currently unavailable

Source - October 1969 Air Force List

1970

Address Command Controlled
RAF Rudloe Manor, Box, Wiltshire Technical Training Command  

 

Rank Name Date Notes
AVM Reginald E W Harland 13 Feb 1970 Air Officer Commanding, MA, CEng, FIME, FIEE, FRAeS, MBIM; later AM
Personal Appointment
Fg Off J B Symonds  6 Nov 1967 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt E J Penton-Voak  2 Sep 1969 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE, BSc (Eng), AFRAeS
Training (Mechanical)
Wg Cdr G D Cooper 24 Mar1969 MBE
Sqn Ldr J Noakes 23 Jun 1969  
Training (Electronic)
Wg Cdr P S Gage  1 Jan 1968  
Sqn Ldr F P O'Mailey 18 Sep 1967  
Sqn Ldr S D Lawton 17 Mar 1969 CEng, MIERE, AMBIM
Training (Administrative)
Wg Cdr R G Hule 5 Feb 1968  
Sqn Ldr A G Goode 22 Jul 1968  
Sqn Ldr C L Boardman  5 Jan 1970  
Mr R W Alexander   Superintending Instructor Grade A, MBE
Educational
Gp Capt J H Stevens 28 Jul 1969 OBE, BSc, CEng, FIERE, FRAeS
Wg Cdr J H Chapman 22 Jan 1968 BSc
Sqn Ldr J B Bird 16 Oct 1967 BSc, DUS
Staffs of the Staff (Air Staff)
Physical Training
Sqn Ldr V A Hatfield 28 Apr 1969  
Administrative Staff
Gp Capt W Smith  1 Apr 1968 Senior Administrative Staff Officer, OBE
Sqn Ldr W A Wilkinson 16 Jan 1967  
Sqn Ldr J C Arbor 12 Aug 1968  
Staffs of the Staff (Administrative Staff)
Statistics
Mr A P Peskett   AFC

Source - Spring 1970 Air Force List

1971

Source - Spring 1971 Air Force List

1972

Source - Spring 1972 Air Force List

1973

Source - Spring 1973 Air Force List

It disbanded on 29 December 1973.

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