Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation
Distribution of Duties - Air Ministry (1945)
[AMT | S8]
Department of the Air Member for Training
General responsibility for the adequacy of the RAF training organisation.
Training of RAF and WAAF personnel in training schools and establishments and in operational units.
Air Training Schemes in the Dominions.
Flying accident prevention policy.
Liaison on training questions with Admiralty, War Office and Dominions.
Educational and Vocational training.
|Sir Peter Drummond||AM||Air Member for Training (AMT) Killed in a flying accident - 27 Mar 1945|
|F C Hall||Staff Officer||Private Secretary|
|F R Howard||Assistant Secretary||Head of Division
Co-ordination of work within the Department of AMT and conduct of official correspondence.
|S W Warran||Principal||Secretary: -
|Miss E M Bird||Temporary Administrative Assistant||Assistant Secretary, Empire Air Training Scheme Committee, Preparation of Air Council letters, memoranda, etc for the Department of AMT|
|Miss M M M Harrison||Temporary Administrative Assistant||General matters affecting the Air Training Corps.|
|J H Wadley||Staff Officer (Branch Security Officer)||Secretary - Inter-Services Sub-committee on
Liaison Secretary - Inter-Services Training Committee.
Co-ordination and correspondence for the Department of AMT.
General liaison with Dominion Air Training Schemes.
Senior WAAF (G) Officer attached to the Department of the AMT
|Vacant||Gp Off||Advice to AMT and Directorates on the female aspects
of WAAF training.
Member of WAAF Advisory Council.
The work of the Department was delegated to the following: -
Directorate-General of Training: -
Source - List of Staff and Distribution of Duties, January 1945 - AIR 20/7518
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