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Army Co-operation Command - July 1942


[No 70 Group | No 32 Wing | No 33 Wing | No 34 Wing | No 35 Wing | No 36 Wing | No 37 Wing | No 38 Wing]

Command HQ - RAF Ramslade, Bracknell, Berkshire.

Satellite airfields are shown in brackets and some units shown at the main station may have been based at the Satellite and are as such if known.

No 70 (Army Co-operation) Group

HQ - South Farnborough, Hampshire

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Aberporth Blaenanerch, Cardiganshire No Station HQ?
'L' Flt, No 1 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit RAF Aberporth To work with Aberporth range
'Q' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Aberporth To work with Aberporth range
'X' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Aberporth To work with Aberporth range
RAF Station Andover Andover, Hampshire  
No 42 Operational Training Unit RAF Andover Various
No 1526 (BAT) Flt RAF Andover  
RAF Station Bodorgan Bodorgan, Anglesey, North Wales  
'J' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Bodorgan To work with Ty-Croes range
'Z' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Bodorgan To work with Ty-Croes range
No 2 Maintenance Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Bodorgan  
RAF Station Cardiff Tremorfa, Cardiff  
No 8 AACU RAF Cardiff Various
RAF Carew Cheriton Station in Coastal Command
'B' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Carew Cheriton To work with Aberporth & Manorbier ranges
RAF Cark Station in Flying Training Command
No 6 AACU RAF Cark Various
'F' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Cark To work with Cark range
'R' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Cark To work with Cark range
RAF Station Castle Bromwich Birmingham, Warwickshire  
No 7 AACU RAF Castle Bromwich Various
RAF Station Cleave Cleave, nr Bude, Cornwall
'D' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Cleave To work with Penhale range
'G' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Cleave To work with Cleave range
'O' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Cleave To work with Penhale Sands range
'V' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Cleave To work with St Agnes Head range
No 3 Maintenance Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Cleave  
RAF Detling Detling, Kent Station in Coastal Command
No 1 Coast Artillery Co-operation Unit RAF Detling Spitfire
RAF Doncaster Doncaster, West Yorkshire Station in No 33 Wing
No 271 Sqn RAF Doncaster Transport, various
RAF Station Farnborough South Farnborough, Hampshire  
HQ, No 1 AACU RAF Farnborough  
No 1 Maintenance Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Farnborough  
School of Photography RAF Farnborough  
Experimental Establishment, RAE RAF Farnborough  
RAF Station Kidlington Nr Kidlington Station, Kidlington, Oxford  
No 101 (Glider) OTU RAF Kidlington  
No 102 (Glider) OTU RAF Kidlington  
RAF Langham Station in Coastal Command
'K' Flt, No 1 AACU Langham, Norfolk To work with Weybourne range
'M' Flt, No 1 AACU Langham, Norfolk To work with Weybourne range
RAF Larkhill Larkhill, Salisbury, Wiltshire No Station HQ?
No 1424 Flt RAF Larkhill Various
RAF Station Manobier Manobier, Tenby, Pembrokeshire, South Wales  
'Y' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Manorbier To work with Manorbier range
RAF Martlesham Heath Station in Fighter Command
'H' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Martlesham Heath To work with Clacton range
RAF Newtownards Station in Fighter Command
'S' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Newtownards To work with St John's Point range
RAF Station Old Sarum Old Sarum, Salisbury, Wiltshire  
No 41 OTU RAF Old Sarum Tomahawk/Hector/Lysander
No 651 Sqn RAF Old Sarum Taylorcraft
RAF Station Ringway Ringway, Northenden, Manchester  
Airborne Forces Experimental Establishment RAF Ringway  
Parachute Training School RAF Ringway  
RAF St Athan Station in Technical Training Command
Pilotless Aircraft Flt RAF St  Athan  
RAF Thornaby Station in Coastal Command
'N' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Thornaby To work with Whitby range
RAF Station Towyn Towyn, Merionethshire, North Wales  
'C' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Towyn To work with Towyn range
'U' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Towyn To work with Towyn range
RAF Station Weston Zoyland Weston Zoyland, nr Bridgwater, Somerset  
'A' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Weston Zoyland To work with Watchet range
'P' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF Weston Zoyland To work with Watchet range
RAF West Freugh Station in Flying Training Command
'E' Flt, No 1 AACU RAF West Freugh To work with Burrow Head range

No 32 Wing

HQ - HQ Scottish Command, Home Forces, Edinburgh

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Ayr   Station in Fighter Command
No 241 Sqn RAF Ayr Tomahawk
RAF Dunino Dunino, St Andrews, Fife  
No 309 (Polish) Sqn RAF Dunino Lysander
RAF Station Macmerry Macmerry, East Lothian  
No 614 Sqn RAF Macmerry Blenheim IV

No 33 Wing

HQ - HQ Northern Command, Home Forces, York

Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Station Doncaster Doncaster, West Yorkshire  
RAF Station York Clifton, York  
No 4 Sqn RAF York Tomahawk
No 7 Army Air Support Control Signals Section RAF York  

No 34 Wing

HQ - HQ Eastern Command, Home Forces, Luton

Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Benson Benson, Oxfordshire Station in Coastal Command
No 140 Sqn RAF Benson  
RAF Station Bottisham Bottisham, Cambridge No units listed
RAF Station Sawbridgeworth Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire  
No 2 Sqn RAF Sawbridgeworth  
RAF Twinwood Farm Twinwood Farm, Bedfordshire Satellite in Fighter Command
No 613 Sqn RAF Twinwood Farm Tomahawk
RAF Station Snailwell nr Newmarket, Suffolk  
No 268 Sqn RAF Snailwell Tomahawk
No 8 Army Air Support Control Signals Section RAF Snailwell  

No 35 Wing

HQ - HQ South Eastern Command, Reigate, Surrey

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Croydon Croydon, Surrey Station in Fighter Command
No 414 Sqn RCAF RAF Croydon Tomahawk
RAF Station Gatwick Gatwick Airport, Horley, Surrey  
No 26 Sqn RAF Gatwick Tomahawk
No 239 Sqn RAF Gatwick Tomahawk
No 1 Army Air Support Control Signals Section RAF Gatwick  
RAF Station Odiham Odiham, Basingstoke, Hampshire  
No 400 Sqn RCAF RAF Odiham Tomahawk

No 36 Wing

HQ - HQ Southern Command, Salisbury, Wiltshire

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Odiham Odiham, Basingstoke, Hampshire Station in No 35 Wing
No 13 Sqn RAF Odiham  
RAF Old Sarum Salisbury, Wiltshire Station in No 70 Group
No 4 Army Air Support Control Signals Section RAF Old Sarum  
RAF Thruxton Thruxton, nr Andover, Hampshire Satellite in No 70 Group
No 225 Sqn RAF Thruxton Lysander
RAF Weston Zoyland Weston Zoyland, nr Bridgwater, Somerset Station in No 70 Group
No 16 Sqn RAF Weston Zoyland Tomahawk
No 1492 Target Towing Flt RAF Weston Zoyland Lysander

No 37 Wing

HQ - HQ Western Command, Home Forces, Chester (no units allocated)

No 38 Wing

HQ - RAF Netheravon

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Hurn (Christchurch) Hurn  
No 297 Sqn RAF Hurn  
RAF Station Netheravon (Rollestone & Shrewton) Netheravon, Salisbury, Wiltshire  
No 296 Sqn RAF Netheravon  

Source - June 1942 SD161

County names used are those in use at the time

[No 70 Group | No 32 Wing | No 33 Wing | No 34 Wing | No 35 Wing | No 36 Wing | No 37 Wing | No 38 Wing]

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