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No 3 RAF Depot

This was formed on 3 April 1939 at Padgate.

May 1939

Location Command/Group
Padgate, Warrington Training Command/No 24 (Training) Group


Rank Name Date Notes
Gp Capt G S M Insall  1 Apr 1939 Officer Commanding,
Wg Cdr W K Mercer  1 Apr 1939
Wg Cdr C R Smythe  4 Apr 1939
Flt Lt H A W Whishaw   Adjutant, RAFO
Flt Lt A H Read   Assistant Adjutant, RAFO
Flt Lt H B Wood   RAFO
Equipment Branch
Fg Off T Connell  1 Apr 1939  
APO T R F Handcock  1 Apr 1939
Accountant Branch
Flt Lt F C Hayward  1 Apr 1939  
Medical Branch
Flt Lt T V O'Brien  1 Apr 1939 MB, ChB

Source - Confidential Air Force List May 1939

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