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Technical Training Command - July 1940


No 20 (Training) Group (HQ - Market Drayton)

Unit Location
No 2 School of Technical Training (Temporarily closed) RAF Cosford
No 3 School of Technical Training Blackpool
No 6 School of Technical Training Hednesford
No 8 School of Technical Training Weeton
No 9 School of Technical Training Morecombe
No 10 School of Technical Training Kirkham
No 3 Recruits Centre Padgate
No 4 Recruits Centre Bridgnorth
No 5 Recruits Centre Saughall Massie
No 6 Recruits Centre Wilmslow
No 7 Recruits Centre Morecombe
No 9 Recruits Centre Blackpool
No 10 (Signals) Recruits Centre Blackpool
No 1 Equipment Training School (Officers) Grange-over-Sands
Equipment Training School (Airmen) RAF Cranwell
RAF Hospital Rauceby, transferred from Cranwell
Aviation Candidate Selection and Medical Board Padgate
Airmen's Convalescent Depot Blackpool

No 24 (Training) Group (HQ - Halton Camp)

 
Unit Location
No 1 School of Technical Training RAF Halton
No 4 School of Technical Training RAF St Athan
No 5 School of Technical Training RAF Locking
No 7 School of Technical Training Hereford (opens 4 Jun 1940)
No 11 School of Technical Training Hereford (under construction)
No 12 School of Technical Training Melksham (under construction)
No 1 RAF Depot RAF Uxbridge
No 1 PAC Pool RAF Uxbridge
No 1 Recruits Centre RAF Uxbridge
No 2 Recruits Centre RAF Cardington - Station in Balloon Command
Engineering Course (Officers) RAF Cosford
Miscellaneous Technical Training Unit RAF Henlow - Station in Maintenance Command
School of Physical Training RAF Uxbridge (to move to Loughborough)
RAF Service Police RAF Uxbridge
Personnel Despatch Centre RAF Uxbridge
School of Cookery RAF Halton
School of Aeronautical Engineering (Officers) RAF Henlow - Station in Maintenance Command
Anti-Gas School Rollestone Camp
School of Administration Gerrards Cross (WAAF)
School of Photography RAF Farnborough
Medical Training Depot RAF Halton
RAF Institute of Pathology and Tropical Medicine RAF Halton
RAF Central Band RAF Uxbridge
No 1 Camouflage Unit Baginton (Parent Unit - RAF Cosford)
Central Medical Establishment London
Inspector of Recruiting London
Record Office Ruislip
Hospitals Base Accounts Office Ruislip
Central Trade Test Board RAF West Drayton
Personnel Transit Centre RAF West Drayton
WAAF Depot RAF West Drayton
RAF Depository (Officers' and Airmen's effects)* Colnbrook
WAAF Hospital RAF Uxbridge
Princess Mary's Hospital RAF Halton
RAF Hospital Littleport
RAF Officers' Convalescent Hospital Torquay
RAF Neurological Hospital Matlock
RAF Training School RAF Eastchurch
Aviation Candidate Selection Board RAF Uxbridge
Aviation Candidate Selection Board RAF Cardington - Station in Balloon Command
No 2 (Ground) Armament School RAF Manby - Station in Flying Training Command
No 3 (Ground) Armament School RAF Porthcawl - Station in Flying Training Command

*Administered by Record Office

No 26 (Signals) Group (HQ - Langley Hall, Langley, Slough, Berks)

Unit Location
RAF Central Teleprinter Exchange RAF Leighton Buzzard
RAF Inter-Command W/T Receiving Station RAF Leighton Buzzard
Air Ministry Communication Staff Whitehall (Administered by AM Unit, London)
RAF Unit Worcester
Air Ministry Communication Staff (Western Area) Worcester (Administered by RAF Unit, Worcester)
RAF Station Harrogate Harrogate, North Riding of Yorkshire
Air Ministry Communication Staff Harrogate (Administered by RAF Station, Harrogate)
Air Ministry Communication Staff Harrow (Administered by Leighton Buzzard)
Air Ministry Communication Staff 'Z'
Air Ministry W/T Station Cheadle
Air Ministry W/T Station Sutton Vallence
Air Ministry W/T Station Waddington
Air Ministry W/T Station Montrose
Air Ministry W/T Station Lydford
Air Ministry W/T Station Dagnall (Parent Station - Leighton Buzzard)
Air Ministry W/T Station Greenford (Parent Station - Leighton Buzzard)
Air Ministry W/T Station RAF Cardington (Parent Station - Leighton Buzzard)
Air Ministry W/T Station Dunstable (Parent Station - Leighton Buzzard)
Air Ministry W/T Station Bodmin (Parent Station - St Eval)
No 1 Supplementary School of Wireless Training Hamble
No 2 Supplementary School of Wireless Training Prestwick
Emergency W/T Fitting Parties  
Operational and Development Party (Signals) RAF Kidbrooke
RAF Code and Cypher School Oxford
No 1 Electrical and Wireless School RAF Cranwell
No 2 Electrical and Wireless School RAF Yatesbury
No 3 Electrical and Wireless School Calne (under construction)
Special Signals School RAF Yatesbury
No 1 Signals Depot White Waltham

Source - SD161 (4th Issue), Jul 1940

County names used are those in use at the time

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