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Other Overseas Commands - February 1925

Independent Units

Unit Location
Aeronautical Committee of Guarantee (British Section) Berlin, via APO s/40, British Army of the Rhine, Cologne
RAF Unit, HMS Pegasus c/o GPO, London

RAF India (HQ - Imperial Secretariat, Raisina, Delhi)

Units administered direct by Command HQ

Unit Location
Aircraft Depot Karachi
  1. Port Detachment
  1. Kiamari, Karachi
Aircraft Park Lahore
No 31 (Army Co-operation) Sqn Ambala
Central Accounts Office Poona

(a) Directly under the Air Ministry for technical administration.

No 1 Indian Wing

Unit Location
No 1 Indian Wing Peshawar
  1. No 5 (Army Co-operation) Sqn
  2. No 20 (Army Co-operation) Sqn
  1. Kohat
  2. Peshawar

No 2 Indian Wing

Unit Location
No 2 Indian Wing Risalpur, Nowshera
  1. No 27 (Bombing) Sqn
  2. No 60 (Bombing) Sqn
  1. Risalpur, Nowshera
  2. Risalpur, Nowshera

No 3 Indian Wing

Unit Location
No 3 Indian Wing Quetta
  1. No 28 (Army Co-operation) Sqn
  1. Quetta

RAF Mediterranean (HQ - Valetta, Malta)

Unit Location
RAF Base Calafrana, Malta
  1. HQ
  2. No 403 (Fleet Fighter) Flight
  3. No 422 (Fleet Spotter) Flight
  4. No 441 (Fleet Reconnaissance) Flight
  5. No 460 (Fleet Torpedo) Flight
  6. No 481 (Float Plane) Flight
Meteorological Station Malta
RAF Units in HMS Hermes

Palestine Command (HQ - Bir Salem, Ludd, Palestine)

Unit Location
No 14 (Army Co-operation) Sqn (less 1 Flight) Ramleh
  1. Meteorological Station
  1. Ramleh
No 2 Armoured Car Company Sarafand
  1. HQ and 'A' Section
  2. 'B' Armoured Car Section
  3. Repair Section
  4. Transport Section
  1. Sarafand
  2. Jerusalem
  3. Sarafand
  4. Sarafand
Supply Depot Sarafand
Palestine General Hospital Ludd
Command Accounts Office Bir Salem
RAF Trans-Jordania  
HQ Amman
1 Flight of No 14 (Army Co-operation) Sqn Amman
'C' Section of No 2 Armoured Car Company Amman
Meteorological Station Amman

The following military forces are also serving under the command of the GOC, Palestine: -

9th QR Lancers Sarafand
No 2 Wireless Coy, RCS (HQ and No 1 Section) Sarafand

Source - February 1925 Air Force List

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