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Training Command - July 1936


Directly Administered by Training Command HQ

 
Unit Location
Armament & Gunnery School (k) RAF Eastchurch
No 1 Armament Training Cam RAF Catfoss
  1. RAF Detachment
  1. Bridlington
No 3 Armament Training Camp RAF Sutton Bridge
Reception Depot (a) RAF West Drayton
No 1 Stores Depot (b) RAF Kidbrooke
  1. Medical Stores Depot (f)
  2. RAF Embarkation Office (g)
  1. RAF Kidbrooke
  2. South Dock, West India Dock
No 2 Stores Depot (b) Altrincham
  1. No 2 Stores (Ammunition) Sub-Depot
  1. Pulham
No 3 Stores Depot (b) Milton
No 4 Stores Depot (b) Ruislip
RAF Depot RAF Uxbridge
  1. School of PT (c)
  2. RAF Central Band (h)
  3. Air Ministry Wireless Station (j)
  1. RAF Uxbridge
  2. RAF Uxbridge
  3. Kingsway, London
Superintendent, RAF Reserve and Inspector of Civil Flying Training Schools (q) RAF Hendon
Station HQ Manston
School of Technical Training (Men) (c) RAF Manston
School of Air Navigation (n) RAF Manston
No 48 (General Reconnaissance) Sqn RAF Manston
FAA Sqn ( for discipline, accommodation and supply of stores only) RAF Manston
Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment (e) RAF Martlesham Heath
  1. Detachment
  1. Orfordness
Station HQ North Coates Fitties
Air Observers' School (o) RAF North Coates Fitties
No 2 Armament Training Camp (o) RAF North Coates Fitties
Record Office (e*) (c) Ruislip
Home Aircraft Depot (d) RAF Henlow
  1. No (GES) Wing
  2. No 2 (Training) Wing
  3. No 2 (Training) Wing
  4. Officers' Engineering Course
  5. Fitter I Conversion Course
RAF Officers' Hospital (e) RAF Uxbridge

No 23 Group (HQ - 'St Vincents', Grantham)

 
Unit Location
No 2 Flying Training School RAF Digby
No 3 Flying Training School RAF Grantham
No 5 Flying Training School RAF Sealand
No 6 Flying Training School RAF Netheravon
No 7 Flying Training School RAF Peterborough
No 8 Flying Training School RAF Montrose
No 9 Flying Training School RAF Thornaby
No 10 Flying Training School RAF Tern Hill
No 11 Flying Training School RAF Wittering
Central Flying School RAF Upavon
Packing Depot (b) RAF Sealand
No 3 Aircraft Storage Unit (p) RAF Sealand

Armament Group (HQ - Eastchurch)

Unit Location
Armament & Gunnery School RAF Eastchurch
Air Observers' School RAF North Coates Fitties
No 1 Armament Training Camp RAF Catfoss
  1. RAF Detachment
  1. Bridlington
No 2 Armament Training Camp RAF North Coates Fitties
No 3 Armament Training Camp RAF Sutton Bridge

(a) The CTTB who are accommodated at the Reception Depot, is directly under the Director of Training for technical administration.

(b) Administered as laid down in AMO A282/35.

(c) Directly under the Air Ministry (Deputy Director of Training) for technical administration.

(d) Administered as laid down in AMO A190/35.

(e) Administered as laid down in AMO A280/35.

(e*) Administered as laid down in AMO A281/35.

(f) Directly under Director of Medical Services for technical (medical) administration.

(g) Controlled by Air Ministry (Director of Equipment).

(h) Administered as laid down in KR & ACI 2062

(j) Directly under the Air Ministry (Director of Organisation - Signals Branch) for technical administration.

(n) Directly under the Air Ministry (Director of Training) for training.

(o) Under AOC, Armament Group for training

(p) Administered as laid down in AMO A283/35.

(q) Directly responsible to the Air Ministry for the command, training and administration of the Reserve of Air Force Officers.

 

Source - July 1935 Air Force List

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