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Maintenance Command - July 1941


[No 53 Wing | No 40 Group | No 41 Group | No 42 Group | No 43 Group]

Command HQ - Andover, Hampshire

No 53 Wing

HQ - 81 Weyhill Road, Andover, Hampshire

 
Station Location/Address Notes
Cardiff No 52 Maintenance Unit Packing Depot
Dumfries No 57 Maintenance Unit Packing Depot
Lanark No 3 Packed Aircraft Transit Pool Operational Control - DDE 9
Lichfield No 82 Maintenance Unit Packing Depot
Sealand No 47 Maintenance Unit Packing Depot
Southport No 1 Packed Aircraft Transit Pool Operational Control - DDE 9
Wroughton No 76 Maintenance Unit Packing Depot

No 40 (Maintenance) Group

HQ - RAF Andover. Hampshire

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Cambridge No 2 MT Company Operational Control - DDE 9
RAF Carlisle No 14 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Coventry 'C' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Darlington No 1 MT Company Operational Control - DDE 9
Dumbarton. No 62 Maintenance Unit Marine Craft Storage
Dumfries 'H' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Glasgow No 6 MT Company Operational Control - DDE 9
Hadfield 'R' Maintenance Unit Parent Depot, Heywood
Hammersmith 'B' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Hartlebury, Kidderminster, Worcestershire No 25 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Heywood, Lancashire No 35 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Holywood, Northern Ireland No 55 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Hull No 7 MT Company Operational Control - DDE 9
Kidbrooke 'M' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Liverpool No 5 MT Company Dock Clearance, Merseyside Area
London No 4 MT Company Operational Control - DDE 9
Milton, Abingdon, Oxfordshire No 3 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Newport - Alexandra South Dock 'E' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Norwich 'G' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Quedgeley, Gloucestershire No 7 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Ruislip 'P' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Salford 'L' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Stafford No 16 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Waddington (Station in Bomber Command) 'F' Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Wembley, Middlesex 'A' Sub Unit Equipment Depot - Under 'B' MU for administration
Wembley, Middlesex 'D' Sub Unit Equipment Depot - Under 'B' MU for administration
West Malling No 3 MT Company Operational Control - DDE 9

No 41 (Maintenance) Group

HQ - 81 Weyhill Road, Andover, Hampshire

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
RAF Aldergrove (Station in RAFNI) No 23 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Aston Down (Station in Fighter Command) No 20 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Brize Norton (Station in Flying Training Command) No 6 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Broughton, Cheshire No 51 Wing  
Burtonwood No 37 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Colerne No 39 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Cosford (Station in Technical Training Command) No 9 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit and Aircraft Packing Section
Dumfries (Station in Flying Training Command) No 18 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit and Aircraft Packing Section under civil contract with Messrs LEP Transport
Dumfries (Station in Flying Training Command) No 11 SFF
Edzell No 44 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Gloucester Overseas Air Movements Control Parent Station - RAF Kemble
Hamble No 15 Ferry Pilots Pool Air Service Training Ltd
Hatfield (Station in Flying Training Command) No 5 Ferry Pilots Pool  
RAF Hawarden (Station in Fighter Command) No 48 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Hawarden (Station in Fighter Command) No 3 Ferry Pilots Pool  
RAF High Ercall (Station in Fighter Command) No 29 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Hullavington (Station in Flying Training Command) No 10 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Hullavington (Station in Flying Training Command) No 8 Ferry Pilots Pool  
Hutton-in-the-Forest No 50 Wing  
RAF Kemble No 5 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Kemble HQ Service Ferry Pool  
RAF Kemble Overseas Air Delivery Flight Air Freight Mobile Section
Kingston Langley No 10 SFF  
RAF Kinloss (Station in Bomber Command) No 45 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Kirkbride, Carlisle, Cumberland No 12 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Lichfield (Station in Bomber Command) No 51 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Little Rissington (Station in Flying Training Command) No 8 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Llandow (Station in Fighter Command) No 38 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Lossiemouth (Station in Bomber Command) No 46 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Lyneham No 33 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Minchinhampton No 52 Wing  
RAF Prestwick (Station in Flying Training Command) No 4 Ferry Pilots Pool  
Ratcliffe, nr Leicester No 6 Ferry Pilots Pool  
RAF Ringway (Station in Army Co-operation Command) No 14 Ferry Pilots Pool  
RAF Shawbury (Station in Flying Training Command) No 27 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Silloth (Station in Coastal Command) No 22 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF St Athan (Station in Technical Training Command) No 19 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
RAF Ternhill (Station in Flying Training Command) No 24 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Whitchurch, nr Bristol, Somerset No 2 Ferry Pilots Pool  
RAF White Waltham (Station in Flying Training Command) No 1 Ferry Pilots Pool  
RAF White Waltham (Station in Flying Training Command) Accounting Section (Equipment)  
RAF Wroughton, nr Swindon, Wiltshire No 15 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit

No 42 (Maintenance) Group

HQ - Burghfield Common, Nr Reading, Surrey

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Altrincham No 2 Maintenance Unit Ammunition Park
Chilmark No 11 Maintenance Unit Ammunition Park
Dinton Part of No 11 MU Ammunition Park
Ridge No 11 Sub Unit Ammunition Park
Fauld No 21 Maintenance Unit Ammunition Park
Grange, nr Holywell No 21 Sub-Unit Ammunition Park
Pulham No 53 Maintenance Unit Ammunition Park
Harpur Hill No 28 Maintenance Unit Ammunition Park
Ardrossan   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Ardrossan   Tinning Factory
Avonmouth   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Barnham, Thetford, Norfolk No 94 Maintenance Unit Air Ammunition Park (Parent Station - RAF Honington)
Barrow   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Barton   Oil Reserve Depot
Beeston Castle   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Bilton   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Birkenhead   Oil Reserve Depot
Bowling   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Brafferton, Helperby, North Yorkshire No 92 Maintenance Unit Air Ammunition Park (Parent Station - RAF Dishforth)
Brampton   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Brixham   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Chichester   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Claydon   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Crawley Crossing   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Dovehole (Buxton)   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Falmouth   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Fareham   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Gloucester   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Grangemouth   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Hallen   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Heysham   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Inverness   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Islip   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Lords Bridge, Cambridge No 95 Maintenance Unit Air Ammunition Park (Parent Station - RAF Bassingbourn)
Massingham   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Mawcarse, nr Milnathort, Kinross No 98 Maintenance Unit Air Ammunition Park (Parent Station - RAF Leuchars)
Micheldever   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Milford Haven   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Mode Wheel   Oil Reserve Depot
Mountnessing   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Much Wenlock   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Newland No 59 Maintenance Unit Air Ammunition Park
Norton Disney, Lincolnshire No 93 Maintenance Unit Air Ammunition Park (Parent Station - RAF Waddington)
Peterborough   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Plymouth   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Poole   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Preston   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Redmile   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Rowfant   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Saffron Walden   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Snodland No 36 Maintenance Unit Air Ammunition Park (Parent Station - RAF Detling)
Southburn, nr Driffield, East Yorkshire No 91 Maintenance Unit Air Ammunition Park (Parent Station - RAF Driffield)
Stanlow   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Stanlow   Tinning Factory
Stourport   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Thetford   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Thornaby   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Upton   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Watton   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Wervin   Aviation Fuel and Oil Reserve Depot
Wilton   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot
Wye   Aviation Fuel and Oil Distributing Depot

No 43 (Maintenance) Group

HQ - Magdalen College, Oxford

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Bynea, Llanelly, South Wales No 78 Maintenance Unit Salvage Sub-Centre
Cambridge (Parent Station - RAF Henlow) No 54 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
RAF Cardington No 26 Maintenance Unit Balloon Repair Depot
Carluke (Parent Station - RAF Abbotsinch) No 63 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
RAF Henlow No 13 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Horsham (Parent Station - No 1 MU, Kidbrooke No 49 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
Inverness (Parent Station - No 70 (Signals) Wing No 56 Maintenance Unit Salvage Sub-Centre
Kidbrooke, London SE3 No 1 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Leicester (Parent Station - No 58 MU) No 65 Maintenance Unit Salvage Sub-Centre
Newark (Parent Station - RAF Waddington) No 58 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Parent Station - RAF Usworth) No 83 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
Oxford (Parent Station - RAF Abingdon) No 50 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
Ruislip, Middlesex No 4 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
RAF Sealand No 30 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Shrewsbury (Parent Station - RAF Shawbury) No 34 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
Slough No 71 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
RAF St Athan (Station in Technical Training Command) No 32 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Sundridge, Sevenoaks, Kent No 86 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
Taunton (Parent Station - RAF Exeter) No 67 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre
Trowbridge No 90 Maintenance Unit Salvage Sub-Centre
Wilmslow, Manchester No 75 Maintenance Unit Salvage Sub-Centre
York (Parent Station - RAF Linton-on-Ouse) No 60 Maintenance Unit Salvage Centre

Source - July 1941 SD161

County names used are those in use at the time

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