Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation

Home Page

Main Menu

Quick Menu

Members' Area

What New?

About this site


Help Needed?



Sign Guest Book

View Guest Book

Link to Amazon

Online Store

Contact Me

Other Overseas Commands - July 1925

Independent Units

Unit Location
Aeronautical Committee of Guarantee (British Section) Berlin, via APO s/40, British Army of the Rhine, Cologne

RAF India (HQ - Ambala)

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
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 Risalpur, Nowshera
  1. No 27 (Bombing) Sqn
  2. No 60 (Bombing) Sqn
  1. Risalpur, Nowshera
  2. Risalpur, Nowshera
No 3 Indian Wing Quetta
  1. No 28 (Army Co-operation) Sqn
  1. Quetta

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

RAF Mediterranean (HQ - Valetta, Malta)

Unit Location
RAF Base Calafrana, Malta
  1. HQ
  2. No 402 (Fleet Fighter) Flt
  3. No 405 (Fleet Fighter) Flt
  4. No 422 (Fleet Spotter) Flt
  5. No 440 (Fleet Reconnaissance) Flt
  6. No 441 (Fleet Reconnaissance) Flt
  7. No 460 (Fleet Torpedo) Flt
  8. No 481 (Float Plane) Flt
Meteorological Station Malta
RAF Units in HMS Hermes
RAF Units in HMS Eagle

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

Unit Location
No 14 (Army Co-operation) Sqn (less 1 Flt) 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
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 - July 1925 Air Force List

This page was last updated on 08/07/19 using FrontPage 2003

                                                                     [Top of Page]