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Transport Command - June 1944


[Command HQ | No 44 Group | No 45 Group | No 46 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
RAF Station Bramcote    
No 105 OTU RAF Bramcote  
No 1513 (BAT) Flt RAF Bramcote  
RAF Station Doncaster   No units listed
RAF Station Filton Filton, nr Bristol, Gloucestershire  
No 2 Overseas Aircraft Preparation Unit RAF Filton  
RAF Station Hendon Hendon, The Hyde, London NW9  
No 24 Sqn RAF Hendon  
RAF Station Kemble Kemble, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
No 1 Overseas Aircraft Preparation Unit RAF Kemble  
RAF Station Llandow    
No 3 Overseas Aircraft Preparation Unit RAF Llandow  
RAF Station Lyneham Lyneham, Chippenham, Wiltshire
No 511 Sqn RAF Lyneham  
No 525 Sqn RAF Lyneham  
Air Despatch and Reception Unit RAF Lyneham  
RAF Station Melton Mowbrey    
No 4 Overseas Aircraft Preparation Unit RAF Melton Mowbrey  
No 304 Ferry Training Unit RAF Melton Mowbrey  
RAF Station Nutts Corner   No units listed
RAF Station Pershore    
No 1 Ferry Unit RAF Pershore  
RAF Station Prestwick Prestwick Aerodrome, Ayr, Ayrshire  
Transatlantic Aircraft Reception RAF Prestwick  
Transatlantic Aircraft Control RAF Prestwick
No 1527 (BAT) Flt RAF Prestwick
No 1680 Flt RAF Prestwick
RAF Station St Mawgan    
No 2 Overseas Air Despatch Unit RAF St Mawgan  
No 2761 Sqn RAF Regiment RAF St Mawgan  
RAF Station Stornoway   No units listed
RAF Station Talbenny    
No 303 Ferry Training Unit RAF Talbenny  
RAF Station Valley    
No 9157 Servicing Echelon RAF Valley 157 Sqn was part of No 100 Group
No 1 Overseas Air Despatch Unit Portreath  
No 3 Overseas Air Despatch Unit Hurn  
Overseas Aircraft Control Eastern Avenue, Barnwood, Gloucester  
Transatlantic Aircraft Reception Iceland  

No 45 (Transport) Group

HQ - Dorval, Canada

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
Reception Point Wayne County, USA  
Transfer Point Presque Island, USA under construction
Transfer Point Dorval, Canada  
Transfer Point Darrells Island, Bermuda  
Western Transatlantic Terminus Gander, Newfoundland
No 112 (North Atlantic) Wing Dorvue, Quebec  
No 2 Ferry Crew Pool No 112 Wing  
No 313 Ferry Training Unit No 112 Wing  
No 113 (South Atlantic) Wing Nassau, Bahamas  
No 3 Ferry Crew Pool No 113 Wing

 

No 46 (Transport) Group

HQ - Harrow, Middlesex

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Station Down Ampney    
No 48 Sqn RAF Down Ampney  
No 271 Sqn RAF Down Ampney  
No 91 Forward Staging Post RAF Down Ampney  
No 2727 Sqn RAF Regiment RAF Down Ampney  
No 2805 Sqn RAF Regiment RAF Down Ampney  
RAF Station Blakehill Farm    
No 233 Sqn RAF Blakehill Farm  
No 92 Forward Staging Post RAF Blakehill Farm  
No 93 Forward Staging Post RAF Blakehill Farm  
No 2748 Sqn RAF Regiment RAF Blakehill Farm  
No 2835 Sqn RAF Regiment RAF Blakehill Farm  
RAF Station Broadwell    
No 512 Sqn RAF Broadwell  
No 575 Sqn RAF Broadwell  
No 94 Forward Staging Post RAF Broadwell  
No 2792 Sqn RAF Regiment RAF Broadwell  
No 2807 Sqn RAF Regiment RAF Broadwell  
No 1697 Flt RAF Northolt
No 107 OTU Leicester East

 

No 216 (Transport) Group

HQ - RAF Heliopolis, Egypt

 
Unit Location/Address Notes
RAF Station Castel Benito    
RAF Station Cairo West    
RAF Station Chakala    
RAF Station Rabat Sale    
RAF Station Wadi Saidna    
No 216 Sqn    
No 267 Sqn    
No 20 Air Despatch and Reception Unit RAF Heliopolis  
No 21 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Cairo West  
No 22 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Castel Benito  
No 23 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Catania  
No 24 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Pomigliano  
No 25 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Bari  
No 26 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Alghero  
No 28 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Rabat Sale  
No 29 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Maison Blanche  
No 30 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Catania  
No 31 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Luqa  
No 32 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Lydda  
No 33 Air Despatch and Reception Unit RAF Habbaniya  
No 34 Air Despatch and Reception Unit RAF Shaibah  
No 35 Air Despatch and Reception Unit Bahrein  
No 2 Ferry Control Unit Wadi Saidna  
No 1 Air Despatch Unit (Middle East) RAF Heliopolis  
No 2 Air Despatch Unit (Middle East) Gebel Hamzi  
No 3 Air Despatch Unit (Middle East) Oujda  
No 4 Air Despatch Unit (Middle East) Catania  
Air Booking Centre Cairo  

(a) Station under the control of No 16 Group,

Source - June 1944 Confidential Air Force List

County names used are those in use at the time

[Command HQ | No 44 Group | No 45 Group | No 46 Group | No 216 Group]

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

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