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Middle East Commands - August 1945


[MAAF | MATAF | MACAF | Balkan Air Force | AHQ Greece | AHQ Malta | Air Division (Austria) | No 205 Group | No 214 Group | No 218 Group]

[Middle East Command | HQ RAF Middle East | AHQ Egypt | AHQ Eastern Mediterranean | AHQ East Africa | AHQ Levant | AHQ Iraq & Persia | HQBF Aden | No 206 Group | No 216 Group]

Command HQ Units

Mediterranean Allied Air Forces

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Algiers HQ, Mediterranean Allied Air Force (Algiers)  
Algiers No 13 RAF Postal HQ  
Algiers Provost and Security Unit HQ (N Africa)  
Algiers No 5 Base Personnel Office  
Assisi No 121 Maintenance Unit (30 AAP)  
Augusta No 15 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Aviano No 232 Light Bomber Wing  
Aviano No 13 Sqn Boston
Aviano No 18 Sqn Boston
Aviano No 55 Sqn Boston
Aviano No 114 Sqn Boston
Bari HQ, Mediterranean Strategical Air Force  
Blida (N Africa) No 727 Sqn FAA (Admin and Operational control - FAA) Fulmar/Defiant
Bologna No 121 Maintenance Unit (33 AAP)  
Campomarino No 123 Maintenance Unit (AAP)  
Campoformido No 8 (South African) Wing Fighter
Campoformido DAF Communication Flight (Detachment)  
Campoformido No 87 Sqn Spitfire
Campoformido No 185 Sqn Spitfire
Campoformido No 600 Sqn Mosquito
Campoformido No 3 (SAAF) Sqn Spitfire
Campoformido No 11 (South African) Sqn Kittyhawk
Campoformido No 3 Field Hygiene Unit  
Caserta HQ Air Division, Allied Commission (Austria) (Rear)  
Cecina No 2744 Field Sqn, RAF Regiment Also shown at Klagenfurt
Cecina No 3 MT Light Repair Unit (Detachment)  
Cervia No 126 Maintenance Unit (6 AAP)  
Cervia No 21 Mobile Field Hospital Also shown at Milaus Maritimo
Cervia No 3 (SA) Supply and Transport Column  
Cervignano No 126 Maintenance Unit (9 Park)  
Cesenatico No 1 Anti-Mosquito Unit Also shown at Udine
Fano No 2 Light Warning HQ Also shown at Osoppo
Fano No 38 Personnel Transit Centre (Detachment)
Fano Advanced SAAF Reception Centre
Ferrara No 126 Maintenance Unit (8 AAP)  
Forlimpopoli No 121 Maintenance Unit (32 AAP)  
Galarate No 42 (AOP) Flight (SAAF) Auster
Gragnano No 15 Supply and Transport Column (Detachment)  
Iesi No 31 Air Stores Park Also shown at Rivolto
Klagenfurt No 324 Fighter Wing  
Klagenfurt No 43 Sqn Spitfire
Klagenfurt No 72 Sqn Spitfire
Klagenfurt No 92 Sqn Spitfire, also shown at Treviso
Klagenfurt No 111 Sqn Spitfire
Klagenfurt No 651 AOP Sqn Auster
Klagenfurt No 121 Maintenance Unit (No 35 Park)  
Klagenfurt No 1320 RAF Regiment Wing  
Klagenfurt No 2866 Rifle Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Klagenfurt No 2825 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Klagenfurt No 2926 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Klagenfurt No 2744 Field Sqn, RAF Regiment Also shown at Cecina
Klagenfurt No 40 Air Stores Park  
Lavariano No 239 Fighter Wing  
Lavariano No 112 Sqn Mustang
Lavariano No 250 Sqn Kittyhawk
Lavariano No 260 Sqn Mustang
Lavariano No 3 RAAF Sqn Mustang
Lavariano No 450 RAAF Sqn Kittyhawk
Lavariano No 5 (South African) Sqn Mustang
Lavariano No 4 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Lavariano No 1 Field Hygiene Unit  
Malta No 14 RAF Postal HQ  
Meldola No 38 Personnel Transit Centre  
Milan No 56 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Milaus Maritimo No 21 Mobile Field Hospital Also shown at Cervia
Modernof No 40 (South African) Sqn Spitfire
Modernof No 2771 Field Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Modernof No 2932 AA Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  
Mogliano No 129 Mobile Meteorological Unit  
Monfalcone No 655 AOP Sqn Auster
Morocco (N Africa) No 121 Maintenance Unit (No 34 AAP)  
Moruzzo HQ Desert Air Force (Advanced)  
Moruzzo No 12 Meteorological Unit  
Naples No 16 RAF Postal HQ  
Naples No 6 Base Personnel Office  
Naples Provost and Security Unit HQ  
Naples Provost and Security Unit Sub HQ, Southern Italy  
Naples No 15 Supply and Transport Column  
Osoppo No 2 Light Warning HQ Also shown at Fano
Pavia D'Udine No 1 MORU  
Porto S Giorgio No 663 (Polish) Sqn Auster
Ravenna No 126 Maintenance Unit (7 AAP)  
Ravignano No 305 Mobile Signals Servicing Unit  
Riccione No 306 Mobile Signals Servicing Unit Also shown at Rivolto
Rivolto No 31 Air Stores Park Also shown at Iesi
Rivolto No 40 Air Stores Park (Detachment)  
Rivolto No 58 MT Company  
Rivolto No 3 (South African) Light Bomber Wing  
Rivolto No 12 (South African) Sqn Marauder
Rivolto No 21 (South African) Sqn Marauder
Rivolto No 24 (South African) Sqn Marauder
Rivolto No 39 Sqn Marauder
Rivolto No 306 Mobile Signals Servicing Unit Also shown at Riccione
Rome Provost and Security Unit Sub HQ, Northern Italy  
Rome HQ Air Division, Allied Commission (Austria)  
Sacile No 10 MT Light Repair Unit  
Senigallia No 121 Maintenance Unit (31 AAP)  
Tissano No 5500 Polish Mobile Signals Unit  
Tissano No 7 (South African) Wing Fighter
Tissano No 285 Strategic Reconnaissance Wing  
Tissano No 225 Sqn Beaufighter
Tissano No 208 Sqn Spitfire
Tissano No 1 (South African) Sqn Spitfire
Tissano No 2 (South African) Sqn Spitfire
Tissano No 4 (South African) Sqn Spitfire
Tissano No 7 (South African) Sqn Spitfire
Tissano No 318 (Polish) Sqn Spitfire
Tissano No 4 Field Hygiene Unit  
Treviso No 244 Fighter Wing  
Treviso No 92 Sqn Spitfire, also shown at Klagenfurt
Treviso No 145 Sqn Spitfire
Treviso No 241 Sqn Spitfire
Treviso No 417 (RCAF) Sqn Spitfire
Treviso No 601 Sqn Spitfire
Treviso No 25 Mobile Field Hospital  
Treviso No 11 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Treviso No 38 Personnel Transit Centre (Detachment)  
Udine HQ Desert Air  Force (Rear)  
Udine Desert Air  Force Communication Flt  
Udine No 3 MT Light Repair Unit  
Udine No 22 Mobile Field Hospital  
Udine No 36 Air Stores Park  
Udine No 126 Maintenance Unit  
Udine No 1 Anti-Mosquito Unit Also shown at Cesenatico
Udine No 121 Maintenance Unit (AAP)  
Udine No 38 Personnel Transit Centre (Detachment)  
Udine HQ Air Division, Allied Commission (Austria) (Advanced)  
Valetta No 2 Base Personnel Office  
Varanacco No 654 AOP Sqn Auster
Villafrancha di Verona No 10 MT Light Repair Unit (Detachment)  
Villaorba No 253 Light Bomber Wing  
Villaorba No 500 Sqn Baltimore
Villaorba No 454 RAAF Sqn Baltimore
Villaorba No 15 (South African) Sqn Baltimore
AME Stations
No 267 AMES No 6060 AMES No 14025 AMES
No 374 AMES No 6061 AMES No 14027 AMES
No 1201 AMES No 6075 AMES No 15052 AMES
No 1202 AMES No 6076 AMES No 15057 AMES
No 1203 AMES No 8033 AMES No 21033 AMES
No 6004 AMES No 8036 AMES No 67005 AMES
No 6042 AMES    

Balkan Air Force

 

Location/Address Unit Notes
Bari Balkan Air Force Communication Flt  
Bari No 1328 RAF Regiment Wing  
Bari No 2914 AA Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  
Bari No 2932 AA Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  
Biferno No 254 Light Bomber Wing  
Biferno No 213 Sqn Mustang
Biferno No 249 Sqn Spitfire
Biferno No 25 (South African) Sqn Marauder
Biferno No 6 Sqn Hurricane
Biferno No 30 (South African) Sqn Marauder
Biferno No 30 RAF Mobile Field Hospital  
Biferno No 3 Meteorological Forecast Unit (SA)  
Biferno No 12 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Brindisi No 334 (Special Duties) Wing  
Brindisi No 281 Fighter Wing  
Brindisi No 148 Sqn Halifax - Special Duties
Brindisi No 73 Sqn Spitfire
Brindisi No 253 Sqn Spitfire
Campomarino No 123 Maintenance Unit (No 1 Park)  
Isle of Vis No 6 Sqn (Detachment) Hurricane
Lebba No 136 Air Stores Park  
Modernof (Austria) No 2914 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Piraeus No 252 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Prykos (Greece) No 351 (Yugoslav) Sqn (Detachment) Spitfire
Prykos (Greece) No 352 (Yugoslav) Sqn Hurricane
Prykos (Greece) No 281 Fighter Wing (Detachment)  
San Spirito No 4 Supply & Transport Column  
Termoli No 123 Maintenance Unit (AAP)  
Zadar No 1328 RAF Regiment Wing (Detachment)  
Zadar No 123 Maintenance Unit (Detachment)  
Zemunic Yugoslav Training Flight (RAF Element)  
AME Stations
No 23003 AMES    

Mediterranean Allied Tactical Air Forces (MAAF)

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Pian del Lago MATAF Communication Flt  

Mediterranean Allied Coastal Air Forces (MAAF)

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Acerra RAF Regiment Reinforcement Pool  
Aix-en-Provence (Southern France) No 340 Fighter Wing  
Aix-en-Provence (Southern France) No 9 Radar Servicing Section  
Ancona No 5 RAF Base Area  
Ancona No 92 Embarkation Unit  
Ancona No 253 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Araxos (Greece) No 624 Sqn (Detachment) Walrus
Aviano No 5136/7 Airfield Bomb Disposal Section  
Bari No 53 Personnel Transit Centre  
Bari No 67 Embarkation Unit  
Bari No 3 RAF Base Area  
Bari Air Forces Sub-Commission Allied Commission (Detachment)  
Bari Advance South African Air Force HQ  
Bastia (Corsica) No 301 Air Sea Rescue Control Unit  
Bastia (Corsica) No 254 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Benevento RAF Physical Training Course  
Bologna No 567A Mobile Signals Unit Also shown at Rome
Brindisi No 6232 Bomb Disposal Flt (Detachment)  
Brindisi No 67 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Brindisi No 302 Air Sea Rescue Control Unit  
Brindisi No 253 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Barletta No 67 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Calvi (France) No 254 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Capo Dichino No 12 Signals Centre  
Cattolica No 3 Field Signals Unit  
Conversano No 276 Signals Wing  
Conversano No 1 NIB Detachment  
Conversano No 2 Field Signals Unit
Conversano No 10 Field Signals Unit Also shown at Moruzzo
Conversano No 12 Field Signals Unit  
Conversano No 15 Field Signals Unit  
Falconara No 287 Fighter Wing  
Falconara No 110 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Falconara No 624 Sqn Walrus
Falconara No 38 Sqn Wellington
Fano No 5 Radar Admin Servicing Section  
Fano Advanced SAAF Reception Centre (Detachment)
Florence No 2 RAF Base Area (Advanced)  
Florence No 6233 Bomb Disposal Flt  
Foggia No 6231 Bomb Disposal Flt  
Foggia No 323 Fighter Wing  
Foggia No 110 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Foggia No 293 ASR Sqn Warwick/Walrus
Foggia No 4 RAF General Hospital  
Foggia Aircraft Safety Centre (Eastern Italy)  
Forli No 5136/8 Airfield Bomb Disposal Section  
Forli No 256 Sqn Mosquito
Gaudo No 5 Refresher Flying Unit  
Gaudo No 111 Repair and Salvage Unit (No 1 Detachment)  
Gaudo No 15 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Gerno Bombing Survey Unit  
Gragnano No 56 Personnel Transit Centre (Detachment)  
Gragnano No 23 Light Automatic W/T Unit  
Hassani (Greece) No 6232 Bomb Disposal Flt  
Hassani (Greece) No 105 Mobile Signals Unit (Detachment)  
Iesi No 276 Signals Wing (Detachment)  
Ischia No 253 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment 'C')  
Istres (Southern France) Aircraft Safety Centre (Southern France)  
Klagenfurt (Austria) No 5136/1 Airfield Bomb Disposal Section  
Lavariano No 6230 Bomb Disposal Flt  
Leghorn No 254 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment 'C')  
Leghorn No 338 Fighter Wing  
Leghorn No 6 Radar Servicing Section  
Maison Blache (NW Africa) Radar Conversion School  
Manfredonia No 253 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Marcianse MEDME Communication Sqn  
Mestre No 5 Base Area  
Miramar (Southern France) No 276 Signals Wing (Detachment)  
Moruzzo No 10 Field Signals Unit Also shown at Conversano
Naples No 1 Release Embarkation Centre  
Naples Chief RAF Base Censor (CMF)  
Naples No 5136 Airfield Bomb Disposal Sqn  
Naples No 6 RAF Base Censorship Unit  
Naples No 7 RAF Base Censorship Unit  
Naples No 1 RAF Base Area  
Naples No 3 Radar Servicing Section  
Naples No 56 Personnel Transit Centre  
Naples No 61 Embarkation Unit  
Naples No 5136/5/6 Airfield Bomb Disposal Section  
Naples No 6 Base Personnel Office  
Rome No 2 RAF Base Area  
Rome No 15 Rest and Leave Camp  
Rome No 14 Signals Centre  
Rome No 567A Mobile Signals Unit Also shown at Bologna
Rome No 40 Personnel Transit Centre  
Rome Moral Leadership Schools  
Rome Air Forces Sub-Commission, Allied Commission  
Rome RCAF Liaison Bureau  
Rome No 1 RAF Anti-Gas and Fire-Fighting School  
Rosignano No 237 Sqn Spitfire
Rosignano No 111 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Rosignano No 255 Sqn Mosquito
Rosignano No 624 Sqn (Detachment) Walrus
Rosignano No 338 Fighter Wing (Detachment)
Salerno No 253 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment 'D')  
Santa Maria No 20 Rest and Leave Camp  
Santa Maria de Leuca No 302 Air Sea Rescue Control Unit (Detachment)  
San Michele No 10 HA W/T Station  
San Savero No 2 Mobile Field Photographic Section  
San Savero No 336 (PR/Recce) Wing  
San Savero No 680 Sqn 'A' Flt Mosquito
San Savero No 682 Sqn Spitfire
San Savero No 683 Sqn Spitfire
San Savero No 60 (South African) Sqn Mosquito
Siena HQ Special Operations (Mediterranean) RAF Element  
St Tropez (Southern France) No 254 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Sorrento No 2 Rest and Leave Camp  
Sulmona No 3 Air Crew Officers' School  
Sulmona No 3 General Service Training School  
Taranto No 67 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Taranto No 54 Personnel Transit Centre  
Tarquinia No 23 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit  
Tissano No 336 Fighter Wing (Detachment)  
Tissano No 3 Mobile Field Photographic Section  
Tissano No 683 Sqn ('A' Flight) Spitfire
Tissano No 6230 Bomb Disposal Flt 'A' Detachment  
Torre-del-Greco No 1 RAF General Hospital  
Trieste No 59 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Treviso No 5136/3 Airfield Bomb Disposal Section  
Treviso No 624 Sqn (2 x Detachments) Walrus
Udine No 5136/4 Airfield Bomb Disposal Section  
Vairano MAAF Staging Area  
Varda No 276 Signals Wing (Detachment)  
Venice No 59 Embarkation Unit  
Venice RAF Rest and Leave Hotels  
 

AME Stations

 
No 897 AMES No 8016 AMES No 14021 AMES
No 8003 AMES No 8020 AMES No 14023 AMES
No 8005 AMES No 8023 AMES No 14024 AMES
No 8009 AMES No 8031 AMES No 14036 AMES
No 8010 AMES No 8043 AMES  

AHQ Greece

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Araxos No 2908 Field Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  
Araxos No 31 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Araxos No 372 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Athens Aircraft Safety Centre (Greece)  
Athens No 9 RAF Base Censorship Unit  
Athens No 373 Air Stores Park  
Athens No 2908 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Athens No 372 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Hassani No 337 Fighter Wing  
Hassani AHQ Greece Communication Flight  
Hassani No 35 Meteorological Forecast Centre  
Hassani No 13 (Hellenic) Sqn Baltimore
Hassani No 335 (RHAF) Sqn Spitfire
Hassani No 373 Air Stores Park (Detachment)  
Hassani No 2908 Field Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  
Hassani No 1 Hellenic Wing  
Hassani No 252 Sqn Beaufighter
Heraklion No 2908 Field Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  
Heraklion No 6232 Bomb Disposal Flt (Detachment)  
Larissa No 6230 Bomb Disposal Flt (Detachment)  
Malem No 59 Refuelling and Re-arming Party  
Patras No 96 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Piraeus No 96 Embarkation Unit  
Piraeus No 207 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Rhodes No 402 Meteorological Field Unit  
Salonika No 96 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Salonika No 128 Mobile Meteorological Unit  
Sedes No 337 Fighter Wing (Detachment)  
Sedes No 336 (RHAF) Sqn Spitfire
Sedes No 2908 Field Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  
Tatoi RHAF LAA Sqn  

AHQ Malta

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Algiers (Algeria) No 251 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Augusta (Sicily) No 204 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Blida (North Africa) No 283 Sqn (Detachment) Warwick
Bone (North Africa) No 251 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Castel Benito (Lybia) No 283 Sqn (Detachment) Warwick
Catania (Sicily) No 52 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Elmas (Sardinia) No 284 Sqn (Detachment) Warwick
Fort St Lucien No 143 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Equipment Depot
Hal Far Station  HQ  
Hal Far AHQ Malta Communication Flt  
Hal Far No 283 Sqn Warwick/Walrus
Hamrun No 143 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Istres (Southern France) No 284 ASR Sqn (Detachment) Warwick
Kalafrana Inter-Command W/T Station  
Kalafrana No 137 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Kalafrana No 2 Officers Advanced Training School  
Kalafrana No 204 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Luqa Station HQ  
Madalena No 8 Radar Servicing Section  
Malta No 8 RAF Base Censorship Unit  
Malta St Paul's Bay Rest Camp  
Messina (Sicily) No 300 Air Sea Rescue Control Unit (Detachment)  
Mount Erice (Sicily) No 300 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Palermo (Sicily) No 300 Air Sea Rescue Control Unit  
Palermo (Sicily) No 204 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Palermo (Sicily) No 207 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Piraeus (Greece) No 284 ASR Sqn (Detachment) Warwick/Walrus
Takali No 728 Sqn FAA Under Admin and operational control of FAA
Taormina (Sicily) No 17 RAF Rest and Leave Camp  
Valetta Inter-Command W/T Station  
Valetta No 52 Embarkation Unit  

AME Stations

No 501 AMES No 502 AMES  

Air Division, Allied Commission (Austria)

HQ - Rome

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Rome No 700 Air Disarmament Wing  

No 205 Group (MASAF)

HQ - Foggia, Italy

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Amendola No 240 (Heavy Bomber) Wing  
Amendola No 178 Sqn Liberator
Amendola No 614 Sqn Liberator
Celona No 2 (South African) (Heavy Bomber) Wing
Celona No 31 (South African) Sqn Liberator
Celona No 34 (South African) Sqn Liberator
Foggia No 236 (Medium Bomber) Wing  
Foggia No 40 Sqn Wellington
Foggia No 104 Sqn Wellington
Foggia No 205 Group Communication Flt  
Foggia No 1 Bomber Group Maintenance Company (SAAF)  
Rodi/SanMoniao No 11 Rest and Leave Camp  
Tortorello No 231 (Medium Bomber) Wing  
Tortorello No 37 Sqn Wellington
Tortorello No 70 Sqn Wellington

AME Stations

No 7611 AMES No 7621 AMES No 7622 AMES
No 7623 AMES    

No 214 Group

HQ - Naples

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Acerra No 114 Maintenance Unit No 1 Depot
Algiers (N Africa) No 2 Tyre Reclamation Repair Unit Also shown at Torro Annunziato (218 Group)
Ancona Marine Craft Repair Section (Detachment)  
Bari No 13 MT Light Repair Unit (Detachment)  
Bari No 21 Supply and Transport Column  
Bovino No 353 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Brindisi No 110 Maintenance Unit  
Brindisi No 159 Maintenance Unit, No 1 Heavy R & S Unit  
Cancello No 114 Maintenance Unit No 3 Depot
Cancello No 54 MT Company  
Caserta No 114 Maintenance Unit (Detachment)  
Castellamare No 378 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Castellamare No 2 Oxygen Production Centre  
Capo Dichino No 159 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Capo Dichino No 113 Maintenance Unit  
Celone No 159 Maintenance Unit, No 2 Heavy R & S Unit  
Foggia No 13 MT Light Repair Unit  
Guidonia No 1 Glider Servicing Party  
Iesi No 159 Maintenance Unit 'C' Detachment Repair Depot
Iesi No 357 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Supply Unit
Iesi No 14 MT Light Repair Unit  
Ischia Marine Craft Repair Section (No 1 Detachment)  
Lido di Roma No 2 Mobile Parachute Servicing Unit  
Leghorn No 14 MT Light Repair Unit (Detachment)  
Manfredonia Marine Craft Repair Section (No 2 Detachment)  
Marano No 114 Maintenance Unit No 2 Depot
Monopoli No 28 Repair Unit (Parachute)  
Naples No 114 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Naples No 9 Supply & Transport Column  
Naples Marine Craft Repair Section  
Osimo Stazione No 124 Maintenance Unit (AAP)  
Pagnani No 375 Maintenance Unit  
Pagnani No 2 Tyre Reclamation Repair Unit (Detachment)  
Pesaro No 2 Base Recovery Unit  
Pesaro No 375 Maintenance Unit (Detachment)  
Pozzuoli No 10 Supply & Transport Column  
Riccione No 159 Maintenance Unit 'A' Detachment Repair Depot
Rignano No 360 Maintenance Unit (1 AAP)  
San Nicandro di Bari No 141 Maintenance Unit (AAP)  
San Paolo No 28 Repair Unit (Parachute) (Detachment)  
San Severo No 360 Maintenance Unit (AAP)  
Secondigliano No 15 MT Light Repair Unit  
Torro Annunziato RAF School of Cookery  
Tressanti No 141 Maintenance Unit (AAP) (Detachment)  
Udine No 380 Maintenance Unit  
Udine No 16 MT Light Repair Unit  
Vesuvius No 4 MT Base Depot

No 218 Group

HQ - Algiers

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Algiers No 2 RAF Censorship Unit  
Algiers Air Publications and Forms Unit  
Algiers No 60 Embarkation Unit  
Algiers Provision Office (North Africa)  
Algiers No 10 Signals Centre  
Algiers No 5028 Airfield Construction Sqn  
Algiers No 16 RAF Rest and Leave Camp  
Algiers Aircraft Safety Centre (N Africa)  
Ain Taya No 3 RAF Rest and Leave Camp  
Blida Station HQ
Blida No 156 Maintenance Unit T E Repairs
Blida No 2 French Technical Liaison Unit  
Blida No 162 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Bone Station HQ  
Boufarik No 1 French Technical Liaison Unit  
Casablanca No 60 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Casablanca No 3 French Technical Liaison Unit (Detachment)  
Elmas (Sardinia) No 144 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Repair Depot
Elmas (Sardinia) Aircraft Safety Centre (Sardinia)  
Ferrara (Italy) No 53 MT Company  
Foggia No  5503 Artisan Flight  
Foggia No  5560 Artisan Flight  
Fort De L'Eau No 55 Personnel Transit Centre  
Fort De L'Eau No 2 Embarkation Release Centre  
Hussein Dey No 351 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Maison Blanche RAF Station  
Maison Blanche No 4 Base Signals Unit  
Maison Blanche No 144 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Maison Blanche No 1 Oxygen Production Centre  
Maison Blanche No 1 MT Depot  
Maison Care No 2 RAF General Hospital  
Malta Aircraft Safety Centre (Malta)  
Rome (Italy) Public Relations (Overseas) Unit  
Rabat Sale No 2 Aircrew Reception Unit  
Rabat Sale No 5028 Airfield Construction Sqn (Detachment)  
Torro Annunziato No 2 Tyre Reclamation Repair Unit Also shown at Algiers (214 Group)
Tunis No 12 MT Repair Unit  

AME Stations

No 23005 AMES No 21033 AMES No 21021 AMES

Middle East Command (MAAF)

Command HQ - Cairo

HQ RAF Middle East (Middle East Command)

Command HQ - Cairo

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Asmara (Eritrea) Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Ankara (Turkey) British Radar Control  
Cairo Admin HQ SAAF  
Cairo RCAF District HQ Mediterranean and Middle East  
Cairo RAAF Liaison Office  
Cairo RNZAF Liaison Office  
Cairo No 1 Base Personnel Office  
Cairo No 1 Aeronautical Inspection Services Unit  
Cairo Unit Signals (HQ RAF ME)  
Cairo No 6 RAF Postal HQ (Middle East Forces)  
Cairo Command Welfare Office  
El Genina No 1567 (Meteorological) Flt  
El Genina Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Khartoum (Sudan) RAF Station  
Khartoum (Sudan) Khartoum Communication Flt  
Khartoum (Sudan) No 1412 (Meteorological) Flt  
Khartoum (Sudan) No 139 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Khartoum (Sudan) No 4 (Middle East) Meteorological Unit  
Khartoum Airfield (Sudan) Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Khartoum Airfield (Sudan) Aircraft Safety Centre (Sudan)  

 

AHQ Egypt (Middle East Command)

Command HQ - Cairo

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Abbassia No 5 RAF Hospital  
Abbassia No 3 RAF Section Signals Experimental and Research Group  
Aboukir No 24 Personnel Transit Centre  
Aden No 5721 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Alexandria Tomahawk House  
Alexandria Blenheim House  
Alexandria Beaufighter House  
Alexandria No 18 Embarkation Unit  
Alexandria No 11 WAAF Convalescent Depot  
Alexandria WAAF Leave House  
Almaza No 22 Personnel Transit Centre  
Almaza SAAF Base Depot  
Almaza No 2 School of Hygiene (RAF)  
Almaza RAF Physical Training School  
Appollonia No 13 Rest and Leave Camp Also shown in AHQ EM
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 4603 Airfield Construction Flt  
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 4607 Airfield Construction Flt  
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 4612 Airfield Construction Flt  
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 5051 Airfield Construction Sqn (Detachment)  
Benghazi (Libya) No 5053 Airfield Construction Sqn HQ  
Benghazi (Libya) No 5053 Airfield Construction Sqn, No 2 Detachment  
Benghazi (Libya) No 5717 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Benghazi (Libya) No 4609 Airfield Construction Flt  
Benghazi No 4617 Airfield Construction Flt  
Cairo The Lady Rosalind Tedder Club  
Cairo Wellington House  
Cairo Hurricane House  
Cairo No 1 Works Area  
Cairo Air Publications Unit  
Cairo No 5451 Airfield Construction Wing  
Cairo No 5720 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 5051 Airfield Construction Sqn (Detachment)  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 5053 Airfield Construction Sqn (Detachment)  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 4604 Airfield Construction Flt  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 4605 Airfield Construction Flt  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 4610 Airfield Construction Flt  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 4611 Airfield Construction Flt  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 4614 Airfield Construction Flt  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 5576 Artisan Flt  
Castel Benito (Libya) No 5716 Mechanical and Electrical Flt  
Deversoir RAF Station  
Deversoir No 680 PR Sqn Mosquito
Deversoir No 6 (Middle East) Field Hygiene Unit  
Deversoir No 9 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Deversoir Middle East Interpretation Unit (Detachment)  
El Adem (Libya) No 5577 Artisan Flt  
El Adem (Libya) No 4601 Airfield Construction Flt  
El Adem (Libya) No 4602 Airfield Construction Flt  
El Adem (Libya) No 4613 Airfield Construction Flt  
El Adem (Libya) No 5718 Mechanical and Electrical Flt  
El Gedida RAF Station  
El Gedida Master Provision Office  
El Gedida Base Accounts Office  
El Hagg No 2 W/T Transmitting Station  
Gianaclis No 8 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Habbaniya No 5719 Mechanical and Electrical Flt  
Heliopolis Middle East Interpretation Unit  
Heliopolis Standing Committee of Adjustment  
Heliopolis No 5051 Airfield Construction Sqn  
Heliopolis No 2 RAF Instructors' School (EVT)  
Heliopolis Aircraft Safety Centre (Egypt)  
Helwan No 3 Signals Depot  
Helwan No 1 ME General W/T Fitting Party  
Helwan No 3 ME General W/T Fitting Party  
Helwan No 4 ME General W/T Fitting Party  
Helwan Middle East Signals School  
Helwan MT Personnel Training Section  
Kaffr el Farouk Telecommunications Centre ME  
Kaffr el Farouk Signals Production Unit  
Kaffr el Farouk RAF Regiment Instructors' Unit  
Kasfareet No 21 Personnel Transit Centre  
Kasfareet No 7 (ME) Field Hygiene Unit  
Port Said No 20 Embarkation Unit  
Port Tewfik (Sinai) No 19 Embarkation Unit  
Quadima No 4615 Airfield Construction Flt  
San Severo (Italy) No 680 PR Sqn (Detachment) Mosquito
Shallufa No 39 Personnel Transit Centre  
Tobruk No 5053 Mechanical and Electrical Sqn (Detachment)  
Tobruk No 4606 Airfield Construction Flt  
Tobruk No 4616 Airfield Construction Flt  

AHQ Eastern Mediterranean (Middle East Command)

Command HQ - Alexandria

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Abu Suier Station HQ  
Abu Sueir No 1675 Heavy Conversion Unit  
Abu Sueir No 20 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Alexandria No 207 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Alexandria Marine Craft Unit  
Alexandria No 11 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Appollonia No 13 Rest and Leave Camp Also shown in AHQ Egypt
Aqir (Palestine) Station HQ  
Aqir (Palestine) No 76 OTU  
Aqir (Palestine) No 294 ASR Sqn (Detachment) Wellington/Walrus/Warwick
Ballah Station HQ  
Ballah RAF (Middle East) Central Gunnery School
Ballah No 13 Air Gunnery School  
Ballah No 1342 RP Training Flight  
Beit Daris (Palestine) No 16 Radio School  
Benina (Lybia) No 212 Admin Group  
Benina (Lybia) No 1563 (Meteorological) Flt  
Benina (Lybia) Aircraft Safety Centre (Cyrenica) c/o No 212 Group
Benina (Lybia) No 16 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Benina (Lybia) No 294 ASR Sqn (Detachment) Wellington/Walrus/Warwick
Benina (Lybia) No 221 Sqn (Detachment) Wellington/Warwick
Benghazi (Lybia) No 25 Embarkation Unit  
Benghazi (Lybia) No 4 Works Area  
Castel Benito (Lybia) No 1564 (Meteorological) Flt  
Castel Benito (Lybia) No 14 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Dekheila RN Air Station 'HMS Grebe' Administered by FOLEM
Deversoir No 26 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit  
Edcu No 221 Sqn Wellington/Warwick
Ein Shemer (Palestine) Station HQ  
Ein Shemer (Palestine) No 78 OTU  
Ein Shemer (Palestine) Staff Navigators School (ME)  
El Adem (Lybia) No 18 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
El Adem (Lybia) No 221 Sqn (Detachment) Wellington/Warwick
El Adem (Lybia) No 294 ASR Sqn (Detachment) Wellington/Walrus/Warwick
Farmagusta (Cyprus) No 43 Embarkation Unit  
Fayid RN Aircraft Repair yard 'HMS Phoenix' Administered by FOLEM
Fayid Station HQ  
Fayid No 73 OTU  
Gianaclis Station HQ  
Gianaclis No 17 (South African) Sqn Warwick
Gianaclis No 27 (South African) Sqn Warwick
Gianaclis No 5 (Middle East) Field Hygiene Unit  
Greece No 207 Air Sea Rescue Unit (Detachment)  
Ismailia Station HQ  
Ismailia No 12 Sector Operations Room  
Jerusalem (Palestine) No 1 (Middle East) Aircrew Reception Centre
Lakatamia (Cyprus) No 1565 (Meteorological) Flt  
Marble Arch (Lybia) No 13 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Mariut AHQ Eastern Mediterranean Communication Flt  
Mex Aircraft Safety Centre (Egypt)  
Nalut (Tripoli) No 123 Meteorological Field Unit  
Nicosia (Cyprus) Station HQ  
Nicosia (Cyprus) No 79 OTU  
Nicosia (Cyprus) No 22 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Nicosia (Cyprus) Aircraft Safety centre (Cyprus) c/o RAF Station, Nicosia
Peta Tiqva (Palestine) Station HQ  
Peta Tiqva (Palestine) No 74 OTU  
Qastina (Palestine) Station HQ  
Qastina (Palestine) No 77 OTU  
Ramat David (Palestine) No 26 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit (Detachment)  
Shallufa Station HQ  
Shallufa Middle East Armament School  
Shallufa No 11 Flying Instructors' Training School  
Shallufa No 7 Refresher Flying School  
Shallufa No 1343 Conversion Flight  
Shandur Station HQ  
Shandur No 70 OTU  
Shandur No 10 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Suez Marine Craft Unit  
Tobruk No 25 Embarkation Unit (Railhead Detachment)  
Tripoli No 53 Embarkation Unit  
Troodos (Cyprus) No 22 Rest and Leave Camp  

AME Stations

No 405 AMES No 531 AMES No 826 AMES

AHQ Levant (Middle East Command)

Command HQ - Jerusalem

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Amman (Jordan) Station HQ  
Amman (Jordan) No 3 Officer Cadets Training Unit  
Amman (Jordan) No 2 General Service Training School  
Amman (Jordan) 'C' Section of No 2 Armoured Car Company  
Amman (Jordan) No 2 School of Administration  
Amman (Jordan) No 2 School of Fire Fighting  
Aqir No 25 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Aqir No 221 Sqn (Detachment) Wellington/Warwick
Beirut (Syria) Station HQ  
Beirut (Syria) No 21 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Beirut (Syria) No 211 Meteorological Field Unit  
Ein Shemer No 27 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Ein Shemer No 2 Field Hygiene Unit  
Gaza Station HQ  
Gaza Royal Hellenic Air Force Depot  
Gaza No 1 RHAF Training Unit  
Gaza No 2 Air Crew Officers' Training School  
Haifa No 34 Embarkation Unit  
Haifa RAF Staff College (Overseas)  
Jerusalem No 2 (ME) Meteorological Unit  
Jerusalem No 226 Mobile Signals Unit  
Jerusalem No 2 Works Area  
Jerusalem No 2923 Rifle Sqn RAF Regiment  
Kinfra No 401 Meteorological Field Unit  
Lydda Levant Communication Flt  
Lydda No 1413 (Meteorological) Flt  
Lydda No 23 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Lydda No 155 Repair ans Salvage Unit  
Muqeibila (Levant) No 5 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Nicosia (Cyprus) HQ No 3 Battalion, RAF Levies  
Peta Tiqva (Palestine) No 2969 Rifle Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Qastina (Palestine) No 13 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Qastina (Palestine) No 26 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Qastina (Palestine) No 3 Anti-Mosquito Unit (1 x Section)  
Ramat David Station HQ  
Ramat David 'B' Section of No 2 Armoured Car Company  
Ramat David No 32 Sqn Spitfire
Ramat David No 2864 Rifle Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Ramat David No 7 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Ramat David No 4 Anti-Mosquito Unit (plus 1 x Section)  
Ramat David RAF Staff College Overseas Communications Flight  
Ramleh Station HQ  
Ramleh Telecommunication Centre (Levant)  
Ramleh Aircraft Safety Centre (Levant) c/o T M E Levant
Ramleh HQ, No 2 Armoured Car Company,  
Ramleh 'A' Section of No 2 Armoured Car Company,  
Ramleh 'D' Section of No 2 Armoured Car Company,  
Ramleh No 2924 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Ramleh HQ No 4 Battalion, RAF Levies  
Ras el Ain (Eritrea) No 1321 RAF Regiment Wing  
Ras el Ain (Eritrea) No 2902 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
St Jean No 1319 RAF Regiment Wing  
St Jean No 2721 Field Sqn, RAF Regiment  
St Jean No 2788 Field Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Tel Aviv No 10 (ME) Medical Rehabilitation Unit  
Tel Litwinsky No 3 RAF Hospital  
Tel Litwinsky No 3 Anti-Mosquito Unit (1 x Section)  
Tel Litwinsky No 2923 Field Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  

AHQ Iraq and Persia (Middle East Command)

Command HQ - Habbaniya

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Baghdad (Iraq) Combined Intelligence Centre  
Baghdad (Iraq) No 30 Movements Control Unit  
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 80 Embarkation Unit  
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 6 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 42 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 34 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Bahrein (Persian Gulf) No 158 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Basrah (Iraq) Station HQ  
Basrah (Iraq) No 42 Embarkation Unit  
Basrah (Iraq) Marine Craft Section  
Basrah (Iraq) No 219 Air/Sea Rescue Unit  
Basrah (Iraq) No 294 ASR Sqn Wellington/Warwick/Walrus
Habbaniya (Iraq) Station HQ  
Habbaniya (Iraq) Iraq and Persia Communication Flt  
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 1415 (Meteorological) Flt  
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 3 Meteorological Unit  
Habbaniya (Iraq) Supplies Depot  
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 134 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 4 Base Personnel Office  
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 6 RAF Hospital  
Habbaniya (Iraq) Iraq Levies HQ  
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 1 Battalion, Iraq Levies  
Habbaniya (Iraq) Aircraft Safety Centre (Iraq and Persia) c/o AHQ Iraq and Persia
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 7 RAF Postal HQ  
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 115 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Habbaniya (Iraq) No 156 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Jask (Persia) RAF Unit  
Karind (Iraq) No 2 Battalion, Iraq Levies  
Margil (Basrah, Iraq) No 5 Battalion, Iraq Levies  
Mosul (Iraq) HQ, No 1 Armoured Car Company  
Ser Amadia No 23 Rest and Leave Camp  
Shaibah (Iraq) No 31 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Shaibah (Iraq) No 119 Maintenance Unit  
Shaibah (Iraq) No 115 Maintenance Unit (Detachment)  
Shaibah (Iraq) No 157 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Sharjah (Iraq) No 36 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Sharjah (Iraq) No 42 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Sharjah (Iraq) No 80 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Teheran (Persia) Station HQ  
Teheran (Persia) No 33 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Teheran (Persia) No 138 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Teheran (Persia) No 12 Rest and Leave Camp  
Zubair No 115 Maintenance Unit (Detachment)  

AHQ East Africa (Middle East Command)

Command HQ - Nairobi

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Congella No 35 (South African) Sqn Catalina, under complete control of Union of South Africa
Dar-es-Salaam Station HQ  
Dar-es-Salaam Marine Craft Section  
Dar-es-Salaam No 1345 Anti-Mosquito Flight (Detachment)  
Diego Suarez RAF Unit  
Diego Suarez No 1568 (Meteorological) Flt  
Diego Suarez Marine Craft Section  
Eastleigh Station HQ  
Eastleigh East Africa Communication Flt  
Eastleigh No 1414 (Meteorological) Flt  
Eastleigh No 133 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Eastleigh No 25 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit  
Eastleigh Anti-Locust Flt  
Eastleigh No 14 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Eastleigh Aircraft Safety Centre (East Africa)  
Gilgil No 105 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Repair Depot
Kipevu RAF Unit  
Kipevu No 209 Sqn Sunderland
Kisumu Station HQ  
Kisumu No 41 Personnel Transit Centre  
Kisumu Flying Boat Repair Base  
Mackinnon Road RN Air Station  
Mauritius Station HQ  
Mauritius Marine Craft Section  
Mogadishu RAF Unit  
Mombasa No 15 Embarkation Unit  
Nairobi No 2 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Nairobi No 10 Anti-Mosquito Unit  
Nairobi RN Air Repair Yard 'HMS Korango'  
Nairobi No 9 RAF Postal HQ (East Africa)  
Nairobi No 3 Works Area  
Pamanzi RAF Unit  
Pamanzi Marine Craft Section  
Plaisance (Mauritius) No 1569 (Meteorological) Flt  
Port Reitz RAF Administration Unit  
Port Reitz Station HQ  
Port Reitz Marine Craft Section  
Port Reitz No 1345 Anti-Mosquito Flight  
Seychelles Station HQ  
Seychelles Marine Craft Section  
Tabora RAF Unit  
Tanga RN Air Station  
Thika No 105 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Tullear RAF Unit  
Tullear Marine Craft Section  
Voi RN Air Station  

HQ British Forces, Aden (Middle East Command)

Command HQ - Steamer Point

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Aden Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Aden No 206 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Addis Ababa (Abyssinia) Telecommunication Centre (Aden) (Detachment)  
Bandar Cassim (Somaliland) RAF Unit  
Hargeisa (British Somaliland) HQ BF Aden Communication Flt (Detachment)  
Hargeisa (British Somaliland) Telecommunication Centre (Aden) (Detachment)  
Hedjuff Marine Craft Unit  
Hedjuff No 216 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Hedjuff No 220 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Hiswa No 1566 (Meteorological) Flt  
Jhadir (Saudi Arabia) Armoured Car Section  
Khormaksar Station HQ  
Khormaksar No 131 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Khormaksar No 621 Sqn Wellington
Khormaksar HQ BF Aden Communication Flt  
Khormaksar Aircraft Safety Centre (South Arabia)  
Masira Island Station HQ  
Masira Island No 214 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Masira Island No 215 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Ras el Hadd (Saudi Arabia) Station HQ  
Riyan (Saudi Arabia) RAF Unit  
Salalah (Saudi Arabia) RAF Unit  
Scuisiban (Somaliland) RAF Unit  
Scuisiban (Somaliland) No 621 Sqn (Detachment) Wellington
Sheikh O'thman Aden Protectorate Levies HQ  
Socotra (Gulf of Aden) RAF Unit  
Socotra (Gulf of Aden) No 621 Sqn (Detachment) Wellington
Steamer Point Equipment and Supply Section  
Steamer Point No 50 Embarkation Unit  
Steamer Point No 7 RAF Hospital  
Steamer Point No 11 RAF Postal HQ (British Forces, Aden)  
Steamer Point No 3 Base Personnel Office  
Steamer Point No 6 Works Area  
Wadi Road Telecommunication Centre (Aden)  

No 206 Group

HQ - RAF Heliopolis

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Aboukir Station HQ  
Aboukir No 103 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Aboukir No 7 Engine Repair Section  
Aboukir No 8 Engine Repair Section  
Abu Sultan No 128 Maintenance Unit Ammunition Depot
Acre (Palestine) No 142 Maintenance Unit  
Alexandria Marine Craft Repair Section  
Alexandria No 1 (Middle East) MT Repair Unit  
Almaza No 51 RAF MT Company  
Almaza No 1 (ME) Meteorological Unit  
Almaza No 2 ME Fuel Transport Company (Detachment)  
Almaza No 154 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Amriya No 102 Maintenance Unit Repairable Equipment Depot
Athlet (Syria) No 1 (ME) Fuel Transport Company  
Aqir (Palestine) No 160 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Repair Unit
Baalwa 'Z' Hydrogen Plant  
Benghazi (Lybia) No 2 ME Fuel Transport Company (Detachment)  
Benghazi (Lybia) No 122 Maintenance Unit (AAP)  
Benghazi (Lybia) No 2 Bomber Group Maintenance Company  
Berka No 136 Maintenance Unit (AAD)  
Boulac No 109 Maintenance Unit Repair Unit
Boulac No 1 Engine Repair Section  
Boulac No 4 Engine Repair Section  
Cairo No 7 (Middle East) MT Repair Unit  
Cairo West No 17 Meteorological Forecast Unit  
Castel Benito (Lybia) No 183 Repair and Salvage Unit  
El Adem (Lybia) No 2 ME Fuel Transport Company (Detachment)  
El Firdan No 108 Maintenance Unit Repair Unit
El Firdan No 132 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Depot
El Firdan No 51 RAF MT Company (Detachment)
Gebel Hamzi No 135 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Depot
Heliopolis Station HQ  
Heliopolis No 1 Tyre Reclamation and Retreading Unit (ME)
Heliopolis No 168 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Repair Unit
Heliopolis No 122 Meteorological Field Unit  
Heliopolis No 402 Meteorological Field Unit  
Heliopolis Command Medical Board  
Heliopolis Polish Air Force Boys' Training School  
Heliopolis Middle East Communication Sqn Fairchild
Heliopolis Air Supply and Development Section  
Heliopolis No 1 RHAF Technical Unit  
Helwan No 3 MT Base Depot  
Kabrit No 117 Maintenance Unit Transport Aircraft  Repair Unit
Kasfareet No 107 Maintenance Unit (E & RD)  
Kasfareet No 9 Engine Repair Section  
Khanka No 106 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Mansourah No 5 Engine Repair Section  
Mariut No 1 (Middle East) MT Repair Unit (Detachment)  
Mariut No 51 RAF MT Company (Detachment)
Masara No 101 Maintenance Unit Ammunition Depot
Muqeibila (Levant) No 104 Maintenance Unit RAP and MT Pool
Muqeibila (Levant) No Anti-Mosquito Unit (1 x Section)  
Nicosia (Cyprus) No 166 Maintenance Unit  
Port Said No 51 RAF MT Company (Detachment)
Port Said Marine Craft Unit  
Ramleh (Palestine) No 6 Engine Repair Section  
Ras el Ain (Eritrea) No 120 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Ras el Ain (Eritrea) No 51 RAF MT Company (Detachment)
Tel Litwinsky (Palestine) No 5 (ME) MT Repair Unit  
Tobruk (Lybia) No 122 Maintenance Unit (AAP) (Detachment)  
Tripoli (Lybia) No 122 Maintenance Unit (AAP) (Detachment)  
Tura No 111 Maintenance Unit Engine and Repair Depot
Tura No 2 Engine Repair Section  
Tura No 3 Engine Repair Section  
Wadi Ysara No 112 Maintenance Unit  
Wadi Ysara No 2 ME Fuel Transport Company (Detachment)  
Wadi Ysara No 51 RAF MT Company (Detachment)

No 216 (Transport) Group

HQ - RAF Heliopolis, Egypt

This group was controlled by HQ Transport Command, for units allocated click here.

Source - SD161 (59th Edition) - August 1945

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