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Transport Command - January 1944


[Command HQ | No 44 Group | No 45 Group | No 216 Group]

Command HQ - RAF Harrow, Middlesex

Units administered directly by Command HQ

Unit Location/Address Notes
No 116 (Transport) Wing RAF Hendon
Iceland Ferry Control Unit RAF Reykjavik
No 27 A D & R Unit RAF Gibraltar
Air Transport Tactical Development Unit RAF Netheravon Operationally controlled by AEAF through No 38 Group
No 36 ASR Marine Craft Unit

No 44 (Transport) Group

HQ - Eastern Avenue, Barnwood, Gloucester

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 1680 (Western Isles Communication) Flight RNAS Abbotsinch Temporary Location
RAF Station Bramcote (Nuneaton)    
No 105 (Transport) OTU RAF Bramcote  
RAF Station Doncaster    
No 271 Sqn RAF Doncaster  
Bomb Disposal Wing RAF Doncaster  
No 304 Ferry Training Unit RAF Errol Station in Flying Training Command
RAF Station Filton Filton, nr Bristol, Gloucestershire  
No 2 Overseas Aircraft Preparation Unit RAF Filton  
Centaurus Test Flight RAF Filton  
RAF Station Hendon Hendon, The Hyde, London NW9  
No 24 Sqn RAF Hendon  
No 510 Sqn RAF Hendon  
No 512 Sqn RAF Hendon  
Maintenance Wing RAF Hendon To service aircraft of Nos 24 and 510 Sqns
No 3 Overseas Air Despatch Unit RAF Hurn Station in AEAF
RAF Station Kemble Kemble, Cirencester, Gloucestershire  
No 1 Overseas Aircraft Preparation Unit RAF Kemble  
RAF Station Llandow (Rhoose)    
No 3 Overseas Aircraft Preparation Unit RAF Llandow  
RAF Station Lyneham Lyneham, Chippenham, Wiltshire
No 301 Ferry Training Unit RAF Lyneham  
No 511 Sqn RAF Lyneham  
Air Despatch and Reception Unit RAF Lyneham  
No 1 Ferry Crew Pool RAF Lyneham  
RAF Station Melton Mowbrey    
No 4 Overseas Aircraft Preparation Unit RAF Melton Mowbrey  
No 306 Ferry Training Unit RAF Melton Mowbrey  
No 307 Ferry Training Unit RAF Melton Mowbrey  
RAF Station Nutts Corner   Terminal Airfield
No 104 (Transport) OTU RAF Nutts Corner  
No 1 Overseas Air Despatch Unit RAF Portreath Station in ADGB
RAF Station Prestwick Prestwick Aerodrome, Ayr, Ayrshire Terminal Airfield
Transatlantic Aircraft Control RAF Prestwick
No 1527 (BAT) Flt RAF Prestwick
RAF Station St Mawgan   Terminal Airfield
No 2 Overseas Air Despatch Unit RAF St Mawgan  
RAF Station Stornoway   Diversion Airfield
No 303 Ferry Training Unit RAF Talbenny  
Terminal Unit RAF Valley Terminal Airfield, station in ADGB
RAF Station Pershore    
No 1 Ferry Unit RAF Pershore  
No 2761 Sqn RAF Regiment RAF St Mawgan  
RAF Station Talbenny    
RAF Station Valley    
No 525 Sqn RAF Weston Zoyland Station in ADGB
Base Transport Unit RAF Weston Zoyland Station in ADGB

No 45 (Atlantic Transport) Group

HQ - Dorval, Canada

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 112 (North Atlantic) Wing Dorval, Quebec  
No 2 Ferry Crew Pool No 112 Wing  
No 113 (South Atlantic) Wing Nassau, Bahamas  
No 3 Ferry Crew Pool No 113 Wing
Control, Maintenance and Reception Party (Northern Routes) Reykjavik, Iceland Station in Coastal Command

 

No 216 (Transport) Group

HQ - RAF Heliopolis, Egypt
Unit Location/Address Notes
No 72 Staging Post Biskra  
No 7 (ME) Ferry Control Ras el Ma (Fez)  
No 70 Staging Post Ras el Mar (Fez)  
No 3 Aircraft Delivery Unit Ras el Mar (Fez)  
No 71 Staging Post RAF Tafaraoui  

Other units in this Group are listed in the main Middle East listings.

Source - January 1944 SD161

County names used are those in use at the time

[Command HQ | No 44 Group | No 45 Group | No 216 Group]

This page was last updated on 09/06/17 using FrontPage 2003

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