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RAF Prison, Iraq - Personnel and locations


[May 1923 | Jul 1923 | Jan 1924 | May 1924 | Jan 1925 | Feb 1925 | Mar 1925 | Apr 1925 | May 1925 | Jun 1925]

This probably opened on 1 Oct 1922

May 1923

Location Command/Group
Basrah Iraq Command

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Harold E M Watkins  1 Oct 1922 Officer Commanding, AFC, RD
Flt Lt Herbert B Russell  1 Oct 1922 AFC; later AVM
Fg Off Richard W Stevenson  1 Oct 1922  

Source - May 1923 Air Force List

July 1923

Location Command/Group
Basrah Iraq Command

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Harold E M Watkins  1 Oct 1922 Officer Commanding, AFC, RD
Flt Lt Herbert B Russell  1 Oct 1922 AFC; later AVM
Fg Off Richard W Stevenson  1 Oct 1922  

Source - July 1923 Air Force List

January 1924

Location Command/Group
Basrah Iraq Command

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Harold E M Watkins  1 Oct 1922 Officer Commanding, AFC, RD
Sqn Ldr Robert H Jones 14 Sep 1923 Officer Commanding (Designate), OBE
Flt Lt Herbert B Russell  1 Oct 1922 AFC; later AVM
Fg Off Richard W Stevenson  1 Oct 1922  

Source - January 1924 Air Force List

May 1924

Location Command/Group
Basrah Iraq Command

 

Rank Name Date Notes
Sqn Ldr Robert H Jones 14 Sep 1923 Officer Commanding, OBE
Flt Lt Herbert B Russell  1 Oct 1922 AFC; later AVM
Fg Off Richard W Stevenson  1 Oct 1922  

Source - May 1924 Air Force List

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

It appears to have closed before July 1925.

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