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Far East Commands - December 1945


[ACSEA | BAFSEA | RAF Hong Kong | AHQ Burma | AHQ Ceylon | AHQ Malaya | AHQ French Indo-China | AHQ Siam | AHQ Netherlands East Indies | No 225 Group | No 226 Group | No 227 Group | No 228 Group | No 229 Group | No 232 Group | AHQ India | No 1 (Indian) Group | No 2 (Indian) Group]

 

Air Command South-East Asia

Command HQ - Kandy (Ceylon)

 

Location/Address Unit Notes
Barrackpore No 355 Wireless Unit  
Batavia AHQ RAF Netherlands East Indies  
Colombo No 2 Photo Interpretation Detachment  
Colombo No 357 Wireless Unit  
Colombo AHQ Ceylon  
Delhi No 166 Signals Wing  
Hong Kong HQ RAF Hong Kong  
Kandy No 5 Special Liaison Unit (SEAC and I)  
Kandy RAF Element of Signals Intelligence Directorate (SEAC and I)  
Rangoon No 368 Wireless Unit  
Rangoon No 370 Wireless Unit  
Rangoon No 164 (Signals) Wing Unit  
Rangoon Legal Section, Burma  
Saigon RAF Component HQ SACSEA, Commission No 1  
Singapore No 367 Wireless Unit  
Air Formation Signals
Singapore HQ No 7 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Singapore HQ Company, No 7 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Singapore HQ, No 1 Company, No 7 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Singapore HQ, No 2 Company, No 7 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Jhansi HQ, No 3 Company, No 7 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Mobile Signals Units
No 5757 MSU No 5812 MSU No 5832 MSU
No 5835 MSU No 5843 MSU No 5816 MSU*
No 5870 MSU No 5871 MSU No 5872 MSU
No 5944 MSU No 5956 MSU No 55511 MSU
No 55514 MSU No 55522 MSU No 55523 MSU
No 55665 MSU No 55661 MSU** No 55662 MSU
No 55663 MSU No 55664 MSU No 55665 MSU
No 55666 MSU No 55667 MSU No 55668 MSU
No 55669 MSU    

*Also shown under AHQ Burma

**Also shown under AHQ RAF French Indo-China

HQ Base Air Forces SEA (ACSEA)

HQ - New Delhi, India

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Ambala RAF Signals Centre (Detachment)  
Andheri (Bombay) Base Personnel Office  
Bilaspur No 238 Transport Wing  
Bombay Base Accounts Office  
Bombay RCAF Base Accounts Office  
Bombay RCAF Records Office  
Bombay RCAF District HQ (India and SEA)  
Calcutta HQ RAF Base Chaplains Branch  
Calcutta RCAF District HQ (Sub-Detachment)  
Colombo RCAF District HQ (Sub-Detachment)  
New Delhi RCAF District HQ (Sub-Detachment)  
New Delhi RAF Signals Centre  
New Delhi RAF Dental Services  

 

HQ RAF Hong Kong

HQ - Hong Kong

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Kai Tak Station HQ (RAF Element)  
Kai Tak No 132 Sqn Spitfire
Hong Kong RAF Signals Centre (Detachment)  
Hong Kong No 1331 RAF Regiment Wing  
Hong Kong No 2708 Field Sqn RAF Regiment
Hong Kong No 228 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Hong Kong No 31 Advanced Flying Boat Base  
Hong Kong No 200 Staging Post  
Hong Kong No 201 Staging Post  
Hong Kong No 23 Supply and Transport Column  
Hong Kong No 5353 Airfield Construction Wing  
Hong Kong No 5358 Airfield Construction Wing  
Hong Kong No 5203 Type 'B' Airfield Construction Sqn  
Hong Kong No 5207 Type 'B' Airfield Construction Sqn  
Hong Kong No 5024 Type 'A' Airfield Construction Sqn  
Hong Kong No 5025 Type 'A' Airfield Construction Sqn  
Hong Kong No 5026 Type 'A' Airfield Construction Sqn  
Hong Kong No 5005 Type 'A' Airfield Construction Sqn  
Hong Kong No 5008 Type 'A' Airfield Construction Sqn  
Hong Kong No 5012 Type 'A' Airfield Construction Sqn  
Hong Kong No 4854 Quarrying Flight  
Hong Kong No 4857 Quarrying Flight  
Hong Kong No 4856 Well Boring Flight  
Hong Kong No 5751 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Hong Kong No 5752 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Hong Kong No 5753 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Hong Kong No 5755 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Hong Kong No 5707 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Hong Kong No 5714 Mechanical and Electrical Flight  
Hong Kong No 53 Repair Unit (Plant)  
Hong Kong No 54 Repair Unit (Plant)  
Hong Kong No 20 Anti-Malarial Control Units  
Hong Kong No 38 Anti-Malarial Control Units  
Hong Kong No 80 Mobile Field Hospital  
Hong Kong No 81 Mobile Field Hospital  
Hong Kong No 10 Field Hygiene Unit  
Hong Kong No 11 Field Hygiene Unit  
Hong Kong RAF Gang Show  
Air Formation Signals
Hong Kong HQ, No 2 Company, No 4 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Mobile Signals Units
No 5759 MSU No 5784 MSU No 5796 MSU
No 5830 MSU No 5836 MSU No 5856 MSU

 

AHQ Burma (ACSEA)

HQ - Calcutta

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Agartala No 1347 Air Sea Rescue Flight  
Agartala No 1348 Air Sea Rescue Flight  
Akyab No 27 Sqn Beaufighter/Auster
Akyab No 1583 Calibration Flt  
Akyab No 7027 Servicing Echelon  
Akyab No 131 (Mobile) Repair and Salvage Unit  
Akyab No 39 Air Stores Park  
Akyab No 19 Maintenance Unit MT Light Repair Depot
Alipore No 684 Sqn (Half) Mosquito
Alipore No 347 (PR) Wing  
Alipore No 702 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'A' RIAF)  
Baigachi Station HQ  
Baigachi HQ Burma Communication Sqn Also shown at Mingladon
Baigachi No 707 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 1)  
Ballygunge (Calcutta) No 1 Area Flying Control Centre  
Bangkok AHQ RAF Siam  
Barrackpore No 85 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment) Forward Repair Depot
Barrackpore No 99 Air Stores Park (Mobile)  
Bishnapur No 143 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Calcutta No 91 Mobile Flying Control Section  
Calcutta No 25 Heavy Mobile W/T Unit  
Calcutta No 1 Air Crew House  
Calcutta No 2 Air Crew House  
Calcutta No 3 RAF Film Production Unit  
Calcutta RAF Element, ATAI Unit  
Chittagong No 1351 Air Sea Rescue Flight  
Chittagong No 229 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Dalbhumgarh No 1581 Calibration Flt  
Dalbhumgarh No 1582 Calibration Flt  
Dalbhumgarh No 82 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Dalbhumgarh No 12 Flying Control Section, Type 'A'  
Digri No 718 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 3)  
Digri No 56 Mobile Field Hospital  
Digri No 2 Communication Flt Also shown at Baigachi
Hmawbi No 124 (Mobile) Repair and Salvage Unit  
Hmawbi No 15 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Hmawbi No 16 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Hmawbi No 17 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Hmawbi No 94 Air Stores Park  
Hmawbi No 7110 Servicing Echelon  
Insein No 2968 Field Sqn RAF Regiment
Jessore Station HQ  
Jessore No 1 Flying Control Section, Type 'A'  
Jessore No 358 Sqn Liberator
Jessore No 725 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Kharagpur No 91 Air Stores Park  
Madras No 708 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Meiktila No 2854 AA Sqn RAF Regiment (Detachment)  
Meiktila No 28 Sqn (Detachment) Spitfire
Meiktila No 42 Sqn Thunderbolt
Meiktila No 47 Sqn Mosquito
Meiktila No 79 Sqn Thunderbolt
Meiktila No 910 Wing  
Meiktila No 181 (Signals) Wing (Detachment Advanced HQ)  
Meiktila No 7028 Servicing Echelon (Detachment)  
Meiktila No 7042 Servicing Echelon
Meiktila No 7047 Servicing Echelon  
Meiktila No 7079 Servicing Echelon
Meiktila No 148 MT Light Repair Unit Also shown in Rangoon
Meiktila No 22 MT Repair Unit (Detachment)  
Meiktila No 4 Area Flying Control Centre  
Meiktila No 3 Mobile Repair and Salvage Unit  
Meiktila No 18 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) MT Light Repair Unit
Mingladon No 1330 RAF Regiment Wing  
Mingladon No 7028 Servicing Echelon  
Mingladon No 2961 AA Sqn RAF Regiment
Mingladon No 28 Sqn Spitfire
Mingladon HQ Burma Communication Sqn Also shown at Baigachi
Mingladon No 8 Sqn RIAF Spitfire
Mingladon No 12 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Mingladon No 13 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Mingladon No 27 Sqn (Detachment) Beaufighter/Auster
Mingladon No 681 Sqn Spitfire
Mingladon Station HQ  
Mingladon No 906 Wing HQ  
Mingladon No 1581 Calibration Flt (Detachment)  
Mingladon No 723 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Mingladon No 85 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Mingladon No 148 MT Light Repair Depot (Detachment)  
Mingladon No 132 (Mobile) Repair and Salvage Unit  
Mingladon No 18 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) MT Light Repair Unit
Mingladon No 316 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Mingladon No 85 Air Stores Park (Mobile)  
Mingladon No 65 Mobile Field Hospital  
Manipur Road No 340 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Mymensingh No 321 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Myingyan No 340 Maintenance Unit, 'C' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Myingyan No 181 (Signals) Wing (Rear)  
Pegu No 1354 Special Duties Flight  
Ramree No 231 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Ramree No 345 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Explosive Storage Unit
Ramree No 149 MT Light Repair Depot (Detachment)  
Ramree No 131 (Mobile) Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Ramree No 97 Mobile Flying Control Section  
Ramree No 19 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) MT Light Repair Depot
Rangoon No 803 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Rangoon No 21 Anti-Malarial Control Unit, Type 'A'  
Rangoon No 22 Anti-Malarial Control Unit, Type 'A'  
Rangoon No 23 Anti-Malarial Control Unit Also shown at Saigon
Rangoon No 61 Mobile Field Hospital  
Rangoon No 3 Filter Room  
Rangoon No 6 Operations Room  
Rangoon No 312 Mobile Signals Servicing Unit  
Rangoon No 721 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 1)  
Rangoon RAF Regiment Reinforcement Pool, Burma  
Rangoon No 2942 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Rangoon No 230 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Rangoon HQ RAF Base  
Rangoon No 26 Transit Camp  
Rangoon No 181 (Signals) Wing  
Rangoon No 11 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Rangoon No 19 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Rangoon No 96 Mobile Flying Control Section
Rangoon No 8 Base Postal Unit  
Rangoon No 148 MT Light Repair Unit Also shown in Meiktila
Rangoon No 22 MT Repair Unit  
Rangoon No 347 Wing (Detachment)  
Rangoon No 56 Maintenance Unit (Forward Repair Unit)  
Rangoon No 5 Area Flying Control Centre  
Rangoon No 41 Embarkation Unit  
Rangoon No 16 Movement Control Unit  
Rangoon No 2 Refuelling Party c/o AHQ Burma
Rangoon No 377 Maintenance Unit (Marine Craft Repair Unit)  
Rangoon No 18 Maintenance Unit MT Light Repair Unit
Rangoon No 2 Forward Equipment Unit  
Rangoon No 98 Air Stores Park (Mobile)  
Rangoon No 55 MT Company
Rangoon No 12 Heavy Mobile W/T Station  
Saigon HQ RAF French Indo-China  
Salbani No 184 (Heavy Bomber) Wing  
Salbani No 159 Sqn Liberator
Salbani No 7159 Servicing Echelon  
Salbani No 355 Sqn Liberator
Salbani No 7355 Servicing Echelon  
Salbani No 1 Bombing and Gunnery Range  
Sambre No 3 Filter Room (Detachment)  
Singarbil No 101 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Singarbil No 142 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Toungoo No 7 Flying Control Section, Type 'A'
Toungoo No 719 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Ywadon No 3 (Mobile) Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Zyatkwin No 720 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'E' RIAF)  
Zyatkwin No 18 Satellite Airfield HQ  
c/o 7 Indian Div RA No 801 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
c/o 4 Corps No 804 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
AME Stations
No 258 AMES No 544 AMES No 569 AMES
No 849 AMES No 857 AMES No 864 AMES
No 869 AMES No 870 AMES No 877 AMES
No 885 AMES No 6101 AMES No 6181 AMES
No 6263 AMES No 6267 AMES No 6269 AMES
No 6270 AMES No 6304 AMES  
No 6308 AMES No 6309 AMES No 6310 AMES
No 8026 AMES No 8502 AMES No 8554 AMES
No 14009 AMES No 61004 AMES No 61005 AMES
No 61007 AMES No 62010 AMES** No 62011 AMES
No 62012 AMES No 62013 AMES No 62014 AMES
No 63001 AMES No 63012 AMES No 63014 AMES
No 64001 AMES No 64002 AMES No 64003 AMES
No 63011 AMES    
Mobile Signals Units
No 5756 MSU No 5763 MSU No 5767 MSU
No 5779 MSU No 5788 MSU No 5789 MSU
No 5790 MSU No 5791 MSU No 5798 MSU
No 5801 MSU No 5808 MSU No 5816 MSU*
No 5818 MSU No 5819 MSU No 5833 MSU
No 5834 MSU No 5838 MSU No 5858 MSU
No 5860 MSU No 5864 MSU No 5865 MSU
No 5866 MSU No 5867 MSU No 5912 MSU
No 5918 MSU No 5919 MSU No 5925 MSU
No 5933 MSU No 5934 MSU No 5935 MSU^
No 5939 MSU No 5940 MSU No 5949 MSU
No 5951 MSU No 5952 MSU No 5953 MSU
No 5954 MSU No 5955 MSU No 5957 MSU
No 5958 MSU No 5959 MSU No 5960 MSU
No 5964 MSU No 55594 MSU No 55595 MSU
No 55596 MSU No 55597 MSU No 55598 MSU
No 55616 MSU No 55617 MSU No 55618 MSU
No 55619 MSU No 55620 MSU No 55621 MSU
No 55652 MSU No 55560 MSU No 55561 MSU
No 55562 MSU No 55565 MSU No 55570 MSU
No 55571 MSU No 55572 MSU No 55573 MSU
No 55574 MSU No 55575 MSU No 55576 MSU
No 55577 MSU No 55578 MSU No 55579 MSU
No 55580 MSU No 55581 MSU No 55582 MSU
No 55583 MSU    
     
No 5822 MSU^ No 5873 MSU^  
Air Formation Signals
Rangoon HQ No 19 Air Formation Signals  
Rangoon HQ, No 1 Company, No 19 Air Formation Signals  
Rangoon HQ, No 2 Company, No 19 Air Formation Signals  
Rangoon HQ, No 3 Company, No 19 Air Formation Signals  
Rangoon HQ No 6 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Rangoon HQ, No 1 Company, No 6 Air Formation Signals  

*Also shown under HQ ACSEA

**Also shown under No 225 Group

^Also shown under No 232 Group

AHQ Ceylon

HQ - Colombo, Ceylon

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Addu Atoll No 739 Meteorological Forecast Control (Type 2)  
Bally No 240 Sqn (Detachment) Sunderland
China Bay No 321 (Dutch) Sqn Liberator
Colombo No 45 Embarkation Unit  
Colombo No 183 (Signals) Wing  
Colombo RAF Element, Joint Meteorological Centre  
Colombo RAF Element of SS Manela  
Colombo RAF Element of HMS Boxer  
Colombo No 376 Maintenance Unit Marine Craft Repair Depot
Colombo No 89 Air Stores Park  
Colombo RAF Signals Centre  
Colombo RAF Signals Unit (Anderson)  
Colombo No 3 Air Crew House  
Colombo No 7 Base Postal Unit  
Cocos Islands Station HQ  
Cocos Islands No 99 Sqn Liberator
Cocos Islands No 356 Sqn Liberator
Cocos Islands No 136 Sqn Spitfire
Cocos Islands No 7099 Servicing Echelon  
Cocos Islands No 7356 Servicing Echelon  
Cocos Islands No 7136 Servicing Echelon  
Cocos Islands No 737 Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Cocos Islands No 78 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Diego Garcia No 29 Advanced Flying Boat Base  
Diego Garcia No 800 Meteorological Reporting Centre (Type 'D')  
Hatton No 12 Hill Depot  
Kankesanturai Station HQ  
Kankesanturai No 203 Sqn Liberator
Kankesanturai No 24 Mobile Field Hospital  
Kankesanturai No 716 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Kankesanturai No 1346 Air Sea Rescue Flight  
Kankesanturai No 7203 Servicing Echelon  
Koggala Station HQ  
Koggala No 205 Sqn Sunderland
Koggala No 209 Sqn Sunderland
Koggala No 711 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Koggala No 122 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Korangi Creek No 103 GR Operations Room  
Kurunegala No 338 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Mawatagana No 32 Care and Maintenance Party  
Mawatagana No 820 Meteorological Reporting Centre  
Minneriya Station HQ  
Minneriya No 8 Sqn Liberator
Minneriya No 160 Sqn Liberator
Minneriya No 7008 Servicing Echelon  
Minneriya No 7160 Servicing Echelon  
Minneriya No 730 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Ratmalana Air/Sea Warfare Development Unit  
Ratmalana No 1350 Air Sea Rescue Flight  
Ratmalana No 1303 (Meteorological) Flt  
Ratmalana No 713 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 3)  
Ratmalana Station HQ  
Ratmalana HQ ACSEA Communication Sqn  
Ratmalana AHQ Ceylon Communication Flt  
Ratmalana No 145 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Recovery Depot
Ratmalana No 20 MT Repair Unit  
Ratmalana No 338 Maintenance Unit, 'B' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Ratmalana No 3409 Servicing Unit (Torpedoes)  
Red Hills Lake No 104 GR Operations Room  
Red Hills Lake No 240 Sqn Sunderland
Red Hills Lake No 230 Sqn Sunderland
Rodella No 7 Hill Depot  
Santa Cruz No 105 GR Operations Room  

Syriam

No 346 Wing  
Trincomalee Station HQ  
Trincomalee No 712 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Trincomalee No 235 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Vavuniya Station HQ  
Calcutta No 226 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Calcutta No 227 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown in No 228 Group
Chittagong No 238 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Chittagong No 239 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Cocanada No 26 Advanced Flying Boat Base Also shown at Penang
Cochin No 232 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Cocos Islands No 175 (Heavy Bomber) Wing  
Colombo HQ RAF Base  
Colombo No 203 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown at Port Swettenham
Colombo RAF Element HQ Ship, HMS Largs  
Galle No 237 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Karachi No 234 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown in No 227 Group
Kayts No 236 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Khulna No 255 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown in No 228 Group
Madras No 243 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also Shown at Singapore
Minneriya No 25 Anti-Malarial Control Unit Also shown at Seletar
Ratmalana No 342 Maintenance Unit MT Storage Unit
Ratmalana No 20 Armament Practice Camp  
Ratmalana No 1579 Calibration Flight  
Trombay No 241 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown under No 225 Group
Trombay No 242 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown under No 225 Group
Trombay No 27 Advanced Flying Boat Base  
Vavuniya No 13 Mobile Servicing Unit (Torpedo)  
Vizagapatam No 240 Air Sea Rescue Unit  
Wellawatta Torpedo Depot  

AME Stations

No 366 AMES No 6214 AMES No 8545 AMES
No 14033 AMES No 61006 AMES  
Air Formation Signals
Ratmalana HQ No 230 Independent Company  

AHQ Malaya

HQ - Singapore

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Kallang No 656 Sqn Auster
Kallang No 31 Sqn Dakota
Kallang No 224 Group Communication Sqn  
Kallang No 1352 Air Sea Rescue Flight  
Kallang No 1324 RAF Regiment Wing  
Kallang No 2852 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Kallang No 3205 Servicing Commando Unit  
Kallang No 3207 Servicing Commando Unit  
Kallang AHQ Malaya Communication Sqn  
Kallang Station HQ  
Kallang No 709 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Kallang No 2896 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Kallang No 32 Mobile Air Stores Park  
Kallang No 92 Mobile Flying Control Section  
Kallang Mobile Operations Filter Room  
Kuala Lumpur No 314 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Kuala Lumpur No 131 Sqn Thunderbolt
Kuala Lumpur No 258 Sqn Thunderbolt
Kuala Lumpur No 2941 Field Sqn RAF Regiment
Kuala Lumpur No 7131 Servicing Echelon  
Kuala Lumpur No 7258 Servicing Echelon  
Kuala Lumpur No 77 Embarkation Unit Also shown at Port Swettenham
Kuala Lumpur No 805 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Kuala Lumpur No 806 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Kuala Lumpur No 736 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 3)  
Kuala Lumpur No 31 Mobile Field Hospital  
Kallang No 656 Sqn Auster
Kuala Lumpur No 126 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Kuala Lumpur No 24 MT Repair Unit  
Kuala Lumpur No 30 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type A)  
Kuala Lumpur No 33 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B)  
Pegu No 99 Mobile Flying Control Section  
Penang No 1326 RAF Regiment Wing  
Penang No 1329 RAF Regiment Wing  
Penang No 727 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Penang No 108 Embarkation Unit  
Penang No 2854 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Penang No 2960 AA Sqn RAF Regiment
Penang No 2965 AA Sqn RAF Regiment (1 x Flight)  
Penang No 2759 Field Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Penang No 2802 Field Sqn RAF Regiment
Penang No 2964 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Penang No 1 Refuelling Party  
Penang No 185 (Heavy Bomber) Wing  
Penang No 26 Advanced Flying Boat Base Also shown at Penang
Port Swettenham No 203 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown at Colombo
Port Swettenham No 77 Embarkation Unit Also shown at Kuala Lumpur
Seletar No 2846 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Seletar No 11 Sqn Spitfire
Seletar No 17 Sqn Spitfire
Seletar No 84 Sqn Mosquito
Seletar No 89 Sqn Mosquito
Seletar No 110 Sqn Mosquito
Seletar No 7011 Servicing Echelon  
Seletar No 7089 Servicing Echelon  
Seletar No 7132 Servicing Echelon  
Seletar No 25 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B) Also shown at Minneriya
Seletar No 32 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B)  
Singapore No 60 Personnel Transit Camp  
Singapore No 314 Mobile Signals Servicing Unit  
Singapore No 11 Heavy Mobile W/T Unit  
Singapore No 5 Group Control Centre  
Singapore No 6 Base Postal Unit  
Singapore No 684 Sqn (Half) Mosquito
Singapore No 59 MT Company  
Singapore RAF Base HQ  
Singapore No 68 Embarkation Unit  
Singapore No 31 Movement Control Unit  
Singapore No 243 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also Shown at Madras
Tengah No 152 Sqn Spitfire
Tengah No 155 Sqn Spitfire
Tengah No 7017 Servicing Echelon
Tengah No 7273 Servicing Echelon  
Tengah No 2748 Field Sqn RAF Regiment
AME Stations
No 5098 AMES No 6170 AMES No 6178 AMES
No 6180 AMES No 6367 AMES No 6370 AMES
No 8027 AMES No 21022 AMES No 61008 AMES
No 61011 AMES No 62015 AMES No 62016 AMES
No 63013 AMES No 63019 AMES No 63020 AMES
No 63021 AMES No 63022 AMES  
Air Formation Signals
Singapore HQ No 4 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Kuala Lumpur No 1 Company, No 4 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Singapore No 3 Company, No 4 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Mobile Signals Units
No 5762 MSU No 5764 MSU No 5775 MSU
No 5780 MSU No 5806 MSU* No 5831 MSU
No 5857 MSU No 5943 MSU No 5948 MSU
No 5965 MSU No 5966 MSU No 5967 MSU
No 5968 MSU No 5969 MSU No 5983 MSU
No 5984 MSU No 5985 MSU No 5986 MSU
No 5987 MSU No 5989 MSU No 5990 MSU
No 5991 MSU No 5992 MSU No 5993 MSU
No 5994 MSU No 5995 MSU No 55506 MSU
No 55507 MSU No 55509 MSU No 55510 MSU
No 55516 MSU No 55518 MSU No 55520 MSU
No 55524 MSU No 55525 MSU No 55599 MSU
No 55600 MSU No 55604 MSU No 55610 MSU
No 55634 MSU No 55637 MSU No 55638 MSU

*Also shown under No 232 Group

AHQ RAF French Indo-China

HQ - Saigon

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Bangkok No 7152 Servicing Echelon
Saigon No 273 Sqn Spitfire
Saigon No 23 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B) Also shown at Rangoon
Saigon No 717 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Saigon No 1307 RAF Regiment Wing  
Saigon No 2963 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Saigon No 2967 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Saigon No 98 Mobile Flying Control Section  
Saigon No 99 Embarkation Unit  
Air Formation Signals
Singapore No 2 Company, No 6 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Mobile Signals Units
No 5803 MSU No 5804 MSU No 5820 MSU
No 5847 MSU No 5876 MSU No 55647 MSU
No 55661 MSU** No 55656 MSU  

** Also shown under HQ ACSEA

AHQ RAF Siam

HQ - Bangkok

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Bangkok No 35 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B) Also shown in No 228 Group
Bangkok No 99 Embarkation Unit (Detachment)  
Air Formation Signals
Bangkok HQ, No 6 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Mobile Signals Units
No 5823 MSU* No 5848 MSU No 55648 MSU
No 55649 MSU No 55650 MSU No 55655 MSU
No 55657 MSU No 55658 MSU  

*Also shown under No 232 Group

AHQ Netherland East Indies

HQ - Batavia

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Batavia No 904 Wing (Detachment)  
Air Formation Signals
Batavia HQ, No 2 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Dhubalia No 1 Company, No 2 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Batavia No 2 Company, No 2 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Medan No 3 Company, No 2 Indian Air Formation Signals  

 

No 225 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Bangalore, India

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Allahabad Combined Training Centre (IOC)  
Arkonam No 20 (Air) Movement Control Unit  
Avadi No 57 MT Company  
Bangalore DPM Southern Area  
Bangalore No 7 Detachment Provost Service  
Bangalore No 12 Detachment Provost Service  
Bangalore No 51 Radio School  
Bangalore No 3 Hydrogen Compressor Station  
Bangalore No 2 Movement Control Unit  
Bangalore No 748 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 1)  
Bangalore HQ RAF Movements, Southern Region  
Bangalore No 2 Base Postal Unit (Detachment)  
Bangkok No 14 Detachment Provost Service (Detachment)  
Begumpet RAF Airborne Control Unit  
Begumpet No 2810 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Bhiwandi No 3 Indian Mobile W/T Control Unit (IOC)  
Bhopal No 3 Refresher Flying Unit  
Bhopal School of Jungle Self Preservation  
Bhopal RAF Station  
Bhopal No 8 (Thunderbolt) Refresher Flying Unit  
Bobbili No 134 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Bombay HQ Provost Service  
Bombay No 2 Base Postal Unit  
Bombay No 4 Base Signals Depot  
Bombay RAF Base HQ  
Bombay No 51 Embarkation Unit  
Bombay No 6 Detachment Provost Service  
Bombay No 4 Movements Control Unit  
Bombay RAF Section, CTC (India)  
Bombay RAF (CCEO) (I)  
Bombay RAF Signals Centre  
Calcutta No 9 Detachment Provost Service  
Calcutta No 11 Detachment Provost Service  
Calcutta DPM Bengal/Assam Area, Provost Service  
Cannanore No 1340 Special Flt  
Cawnpore No 2 Detachment Provost Service  
Chakulia No 134 Repair and Salvage Unit (Detachment)  
Chittagong No 57 MT Company (Detachment)  
Chittagong No 19 Detachment Provost Service  
Cholavaram No 901 Wing HQ,  
Cholavaram No 45 Sqn Mosquito
Cholavaram No 82 Sqn Mosquito
Cholavaram No 7045 Servicing Echelon
Cholavaram No 7082 Servicing Echelon  
Cholavaram No 63 Personnel Despatch Centre (Air)  
Cochin No 6 Movements Control Unit
Cochin No 16 Detachment Provost Service  
Cocanada RAF Signals Section, No 2 CTC  
Cocanada RAF Section, No 2 CTC  
Colombo No 8 Detachment Provost Service  
Dalbhumgarh No 62 Personnel Despatch Centre (Air)  
Deolali No 1587 AOP Flt  
Hakimpet No 10 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Hong Kong No 21 Detachment Provost Service  
Hong Kong DPM Hong Kong Area, Provost Service  
Ibalur No 722 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 1)  
Jallahalli No 358 Wireless Unit  
Kalyan Station HQ  
Kandy No 10 Detachment Provost Service  
Karachi No 5 Detachment Provost Service  
Kolar Station HQ  
Kolar No 733 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 3)  
Kolar Link Trainer Section  
Kolar No 6 Refresher Flying Unit  
Kuala Lumpur No 18 Detachment Provost Service  
Lahore No 4 Detachment Provost Service  
Maddam Bakkam Signals Holding Unit  
Madras No 78 Embarkation Unit  
Madras No 102 Embarkation Unit c/o No 78 Embarkation Unit
Madras No 103 Embarkation Unit c/o No 78 Embarkation Unit
Madras No 104 Embarkation Unit c/o No 78 Embarkation Unit
Madras No 105 Embarkation Unit c/o No 78 Embarkation Unit
Madras No 106 Embarkation Unit c/o No 78 Embarkation Unit
Madras No 10 Movement Control Unit  
Madras RAF Base HQ  
Madras No 15 Detachment Provost Service  
Madras No 5 RAF Element of CRO (MT)  
Madras No 64 Personnel Transit Camp  
Madras No 14 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Madras No 2945 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Madras No 2 Base Postal Unit (Detachment)  
Madura No 1 Care and Maintenance Party  
Madura No 64 Mobile Field Hospital Also shown in No 227 Group
Munnar No 6 Hill Depot  
New Delhi No 1 Detachment Provost Service  
Ootacamund No 4 Aircrew House  
Peshawar No 3 Detachment Provost Service  
Poona No 731 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 2)  
Poona No 13 Movement Control Unit  
Poona No 1 Officers' and Cadets' Training Corps  
Rangoon DPM Burma Area Provost Service  
Rangoon No 13 Detachment Provost Service  
Red Hills Lake Station HQ  
Red Hills Lake No 728 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 2)  
Sambre No 7 Base Signals Unit  
Sambre ATLG Signals Unit  
Sambre No 1344 Special Duties Flight  
Sambre No 24 Heavy Mobile W/T Unit  
Sambre No 26 Heavy Mobile W/T Unit  
Sambre No 27 Heavy Mobile W/T Unit  
Sambre No 2 Base Signals and Radar Unit  
Sambre No 313 Mobile Signals Servicing Unit  
Santa Cruz Station HQ  
Secunderbad No 2959 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Secunderbad No 1325 Wing RAF Regiment  
Secunderbad No 1327 Wing RAF Regiment  
Secunderbad No 11 Movement Control Unit  
Secunderbad RAF Regiment Depot (ACSEA)  
Secunderbad No 802 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
St Thomas Mount Station HQ  
St Thomas Mount No 1302 Meteorological Flt  
St Thomas Mount No 743 Forecast Unit (Type 2)  
St Thomas Mount No 211 Sqn Mosquito
St Thomas Mount No 7211 Servicing Echelon  
St Thomas Mount No 7084 Servicing Echelon  
Singapore DPM Malaya  
Singapore No 20 Detachment Provost Service  
Tanjore No 60 Sqn Thunderbolt
Tanjore No 22 Care and Maintenance Party  
Tanjore No 10 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Tanjore No 7060 Servicing Echelon
Trichinopoly Station HQ  
Trichinopoly No 17 Detachment Provost Service  
Trichinopoly No 66 Mobile Field Hospital  
Trichinopoly No 10 Sqn RIAF Spitfire
Trichinopoly No 1 Mobile Surgical Unit  
Trombay No 241 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown under AHQ Ceylon
Trombay No 242 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown under AHQ Ceylon
Ulunderpet No 7 Care and Maintenance Party  
Ulunderpet No 904 Wing  
Vizagapatam Station HQ  
Vizagapatam No 94 Embarkation Unit  
Vizagapatam No 732 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 2)  
Vizagapatam No 5 Sqn Thunderbolt
Vizagapatam No 30 Sqn Thunderbolt
Vizagapatam No 81 Sqn Spitfire
Vizagapatam No 7005 Servicing Echelon  
Vizagapatam No 7081 Servicing Echelon  
Vizagapatam No 7030 Servicing Echelon  
Wellington No 8 Hill Depot  
Willingdon Island (Cochin) No 63 Embarkation Unit
Worli Base Reception Depot
Worli No 14 Leave and Rest Camp  
Warangal No 1308 RAF Regiment Wing  
Warangal No 1323 RAF Regiment Wing  
Warangal No 2706 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Warangal No 2837 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Warangal No 2958 AA Sqn RAF Regiment
Warangal No 2962 AA Sqn RAF Regiment  
Warangal No 2739 Field Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Warangal No 2743 Field Sqn RAF Regiment
Warangal No 2943 Field Sqn RAF Regiment
Warangal No 2944 Field Sqn RAF Regiment
Warangal No 2946 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Warangal No 2966 Field Sqn RAF Regiment  
Yelahanka Station HQ  
Yelahanka No 225 Group Communication Flt  
Yelahanka No 734 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 3)  
Yelahanka No 4 Sqn RIAF Spitfire
Yelahanka No 8 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Yelahanka No 11 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
AME Stations
No 145 AMES No 146 AMES No 147 AMES
No 148 AMES No 160 AMES No 161 AMES
No 162 AMES No 163 AMES No 61009 AMES
No 62004 AMES No 62005 AMES No 62006 AMES
No 62007 AMES No 62008 AMES No 62009 AMES
No 62010 AMES** No 6098 AMES  
No 63004 AMES No 63015 AMES  
Air Formation Signals
Bangalore HQ No 5 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Bangalore No 2 Company, No 5 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Bombay No 1 Company, No 5 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Madras No 3 Company, No 5 Indian Air Formation Signals  

**Also shown under AHQ Burma

No 226 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Palam

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Allahabad No 308 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Allahabad No 1 Movements Control Unit  
Agartala No 326 Maintenance Unit Reserve Aircraft Pool
Agartala No 327 Maintenance Unit Reserve Aircraft Pool
Akyab No 345 Maintenance Unit, 'E' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Amarda Road No 138 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 3 Detachment  
Ambala No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 1 Detachment  
Amla No 318 Maintenance Unit, 'B' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Arkonam No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Arkonam No 346 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Avadi No 21 MT Repair Unit  
Baigachi No 7067 Servicing Echelon  
Bakshi-ka-Taleb No 18 RAF Element of Civil MU  
Bamrauli No 138 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 1 Detachment  
Bhopal No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 3 Detachment  
Bihta, Bihar No 361 Maintenance Unit Glider Storage and Erection Unit
Bihta, Bihar No 36 Glider Servicing Echelon  
Bihta, Bihar No 40 Glider Servicing Echelon  
Bihta, Bihar No 41 Glider Servicing Echelon  
Bihta, Bihar No 42 Glider Servicing Echelon  
Bihta, Bihar No 746 Forecast Unit (Type 'C') RIAF  
Bombay No 11 RAF Element of Civil MU
Bombay No 16 RAF Element of Civil MU
Bombay No 305 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Bombay HQ Link Trainer Maintenance Organisation and No 1 Party  
Bombay No 24 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Bombay Aeronautical Inspection Service, Western Circle  
Bombay No 2 RAF Element of CRO (MT)
Bombay No 330 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Calcutta Aeronautical Inspection Service, NE Circle  
Cawnpore No 23 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Cawnpore No 3 Link Trainer Maintenance Party  
Cawnpore No 3 RAF Element of Civil MU
Cawnpore Research and Development Unit  
Cawnpore Aeronautical Inspection Service, Central Circle  
Cawnpore No 9 RAF Element of CRO (MT)
Cawnpore No 101 Air Stores Park Equipment Depot
Cawnpore No 322 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Cawnpore No 5 Movement Control Unit
Cox's Bazaar No 345 Maintenance Unit, 'D' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Chakeri No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 2 Detachment  
Chaklala No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 2 Detachment  
Charra No 329 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) MT Servicing Unit
Charra No 138 Maintenance Unit Repair and Salvage Section
Chittagong No 23 MT Repair Unit  
Chittagong No 345 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Cholavarum No 7607 Servicing Echelon  
Comilla No 23 MT Repair Unit (Detachment)  
Cossipore No 313 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Equipment Depot
Dacca No 100 Mobile Air Stores Park  
Delhi Parachute Repair Section  
Drigh Road, Karachi No 301 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Drigh Road, Karachi No 320 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Ernakulam No 312 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Golden Rock Station HQ  
Gumnidipundi No 343 Maintenance Unit, 'C' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Harbanspura (Lahore) No 306 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Jallahalli No 328 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Jamalpur No 325 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Jessore No 136 Maintenance Unit Repair and Salvage Section
Jodhpur Station HQ  
Jodhpur No 319 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Jodhpur No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit  
Jubbulpore No 318 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Kankinara No 313 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Karachi No 344 Maintenance Unit, 'D' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Karachi Aeronautical Inspection Service, NW Circle  
Karachi No 26 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Karachi No 7 RAF Element of CRO (MT)
Kasu Begu No 344 Maintenance Unit, 'A' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Kolar No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 4 Detachment  
Korangi Creek No 374 Maintenance Unit Flying Boat Servicing Unit
Lahore No 307 Maintenance Unit Repair Depot
Lahore Aeronautical Inspection Service, Northern Circle  
Lahore No 25 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Lahore No 8 RAF Element of CRO (MT)
Lahore No 8 Movement Control Unit
Lahore No 2 Link Trainer Maintenance Organisation  
Lucknow RAF Element DGA
Madras No 21 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Madras Aeronautical Inspection Service, Southern Circle  
Madras No 3209 Servicing Commando Unit  
Manauri No 302 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Mauripur No 1577 (Airborne Experimental) Flt Halifax
Mauripur No 141 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 1 Detachment  
Mauripur No 35 Glider Servicing Echelon  
Nagpur No 315 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Nagpur RAF Station  
Nowshera No 344 Maintenance Unit, 'B' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Palam Action Squad
Palam No 226 Group Communication Flt  
Palam No 309 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Palam No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 4 Detachment  
Panagarh No 358 Maintenance Unit Equipment Depot
Peshawar No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 3 Detachment  
Peshawar No 8 RAF Element of CRO (MT) (Detachment)
Pharpamau No 352 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Poona No 6 RAF Element of Civil MU
Poona No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 5 Detachment  
Poona No 33 Glider Servicing Echelon  
Pulgaon No 341 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Quetta No 344 Maintenance Unit, 'C' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Ramree No 345 Maintenance Unit, 'B' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Ranchi No 138 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 2 Detachment  
Red Road No 329 Maintenance Unit MT Servicing Unit
Risalpur No 144 Repair and Salvage Unit Forward Repair Depot
Risalpur No 356 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Salawas No 355 Maintenance Unit Aircraft Storage Unit
Salbani No 135 Maintenance Unit Repair and Salvage Section
Santa Cruz No 12 RAF Element of Civil MU
Secunderabad No 343 Maintenance Unit, 'B' Site Explosive Storage Unit
St Thomas Mount No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 1 Detachment  
St Thomas Mount No 320 Maintenance Unit (Detachment) Repair Depot
St Thomas Mount No 7177 Serviving Echelon  
Tilda No 17 Maintenance Unit [sic] MT Light Repair Unit
Trichinoply No 2 RAF Element of Civil MU
Trichinoply No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 3 Detachment  
Trichinoply No 6 MT Base Repair Depot  
Trombay No 341 Maintenance Unit, 'B' Site Explosive Storage Unit
Vizagapatam No 102 Air Stores Park  
Whitefield No 343 Maintenance Unit Explosive Storage Unit
Yelahanka No 139 Repair and Salvage Unit, No 2 Detachment  

No 227 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Agra

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Agra No 227 Group Communication Flt  
Agra HQ RAF Movements, Central Section  
Allahabad No 11 RAF General Hospital  
Ambala Central Map Section
Ambala Meteorological School  
Bamrauli No 740 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Bilaspur No 28 Anti-Malarial Control Unit  (Type B)
Bilaspur No 810 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Bilaspur No 738 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'E' IAF)  
Cawnpore No 37 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B)  
Cawnpore No 64 Mobile Field Hospital Also shown in No 225 Group
Chaklala No 3 Physical Training School  
Chaklala No 7 Sqn RIAF (Detachment) Hurricane
Chakrata No 4 Hill Depot  
Dehra Dun No 10 Personnel Transit Camp
Delhi Station HQ  
Delhi No 7 Movements Control Unit
Delhi No 10 Central Medical Board  
Drigh Road No 745 Meteorological Forecast Unit (Type 2)  
Jodhpur No 2 Sqn RIAF (Detachment)  
Jubbulpore No 14 Movement Control Unit  
Karachi No 1349 Air Sea Rescue Flight  
Karachi RAF Base HQ  
Karachi No 57 Embarkation Unit
Karachi No 9 Movement Control Unit
Karachi No 1 Base Postal Unit  
Karachi No 10 RAF General Hospital  
Karachi No 234 Air Sea Rescue Flight Also shown in AHQ Ceylon
Kashmir Air Crew Mountain Centre  
Lahore No 7 Sqn RIAF Hurricane
Lower Topa No 1 Hill Depot  
Mauripur No 12 Movement Control Unit
Nagpur No 1301 Meteorological Flt
Naini Tal No 9 Hill Depot
New Delhi RAF Element DCO (I)  
New Delhi Publication and Form Store
New Delhi No 4 Base Postal Unit  
New Delhi HQ BAFSEA Communication Sqn  
New Delhi No 1 Touring Concert Party
New Delhi No 2 Touring Concert Party
New Delhi Gang Show
New Delhi No 3 RAF Element of CRO (MT)
Peshawar No 7 Sqn RIAF (Detachment) Hurricane
Quetta No 7 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Raipur No 2 Sqn RIAF (Detachment) Hurricane
Rawalpindi HQ RAF Movements, North Western Region  
Risalpur No 3 Sqn RIAF Hurricane
Saharanpur RAF Instructors' School (EVT)  
Samungli No 8 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Samungli No 57 Flying Control Section, Type 'D'  
Samungli No 21 Care and Maintenance Party  
Solan No 2 Hill Depot  
Upper Topa No 2 RAF Police School  
Walton, Lahore RAF Section India Detachment of Chinese Air Force Cadet School  
Willingdon No 2 Sqn RIAF Hurricane
AME Stations
No 156 AMES No 157 AMES No 158 AMES
No 159 AMES No 176 AMES No 177 AMES
No 178 AMES No 179 AMES  
Air Formation Signals
Delhi Cantonment (Palam) HQ No 3 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Delhi Cantonment No 3 Company, No 3 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Allahabad No 1 Company, No 3 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Karachi HQ No 2 Company, No 3 Indian Air Formation Signals  

No 228 Group (ACSEA)

HQ - Barrackpore, India

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Akyab No 5 Base Postal Unit (Detachment)  
Alipore No 1300 Meteorological Flight  
Amarda Road Station HQ  
Amarda Road No 8 Bombing and Gunnery Range  
Amarda Road No 20 Sqn Spitfire
Agartala No 2970 Armoured Car (H) Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Agartala No 2971 Armoured Car (H) Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Agartala No 2972 Armoured Car (H) Sqn, RAF Regiment  
Baigachi No 176 Sqn Mosquito
Baigachi No 7176 Servicing Echelon  
Baigachi Mark X AI Conversion Flight  
Baigachi No 31 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type D)  
Bally Station HQ  
Barrackpore No 5 RAF Element of Civil MU
Barrackpore No 3 Officers' Advanced Training School  
Barrackpore No 228 Group Communication Flight  
Bishnapur No 2 Static Administration Unit
Calcutta No 807 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Calcutta No 808 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Calcutta No 809 Mobile Pilot Balloon Unit  
Calcutta RAF Signals Centre  
Calcutta No 35 Personnel Transit Camp Also shown in AHQ Burma
Calcutta HQ RAF Movements, Eastern Region  
Calcutta No 5 Base Postal Unit  
Calcutta No 5 Base Signals Depot  
Calcutta No 1 RAF Element of CRO (MT)
Calcutta RAF Base HQ  
Calcutta No 3 Movement Control Unit  
Calcutta No 20 RAF Element of Repairable Equipment Depot  
Calcutta No 11 Central Medical Board  
Calcutta No 9 RAF General Hospital  
Calcutta No 54 Embarkation Unit  
Calcutta No 180 Signals Wing  
Calcutta No 7020 Servicing Echelon  
Calcutta No 227 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown in AHQ Ceylon
Calcutta No 3210 Servicing Commando Unit c/o 35 PTC
Chakulia No 21 (Air) Movement Control Unit  
Chakulia No 68 Mobile Field Hospital Also shown in No 227 Group
Charra No 8 Care and Maintenance Party  
China RAF Training Mission  
Chittagong No 735 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 3)  
Chittagong No 5 Base Postal Unit (Detachment)  
Chittagong No 5 Transit Camp  
Chittagong No 7 Transit Camp  
Chittagong No 2 RAF Administrative Unit  
Chittagong No 79 Embarkation Unit  
Cuttack No 714 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'B' IAF)  
Dalbhurngarh No 34 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B)  
Dalbhurngarh No 35 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B) Also shown in AHQ RAF Siam
Dalbhurngarh No 36 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B)  
Dalbhurngarh No 2 Care and Maintenance Party
Darjeeling No 11 Hill Depot  
Dhubalia Station HQ  
Dhubalia No 31 Care and Maintenance Party
Dum Dum No 4 RAF Element of Civil MU
Imphal No 1 RAF Administrative Unit  
Kanchrapara Station HQ  
Kanchrapara No 1 RAF Element of Civil MU
Khulna No 255 Air Sea Rescue Unit Also shown in AHQ Ceylon
Manipur Road No 18 Movement Control Unit  
Parbatipur No 19 Movement Control Unit  
Ramrajatola (Calcutta) No 10 RAF Element of Civil MU
Ranchi Tactical and Weapon Development Unit  
Ranchi Station HQ  
Ranchi No 3 School of Hygiene  
Ranchi No 703 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 'C' RIAF)  
Ranchi No 9 Sqn RIAF Hurricane
Ranchi No 22 Armament Practice Camp  
Ranchi No 9 Refresher Flying Unit  
Shillong No 3 Hill Depot  
Sylhet No 6 Transit Camp  
AME Stations
No 164 AMES No 165 AMES No 166 AMES
No 167 AMES No 5071 AMES No 6100 AMES
No 6102 AMES No 6266 AMES No 6305 AMES
No 6306 AMES No 21023 AMES No 23010 AMES
No 23011 AMES No 23012 AMES No 23013 AMES
No 61001 AMES No 62002 AMES No 62003 AMES
No 62020 AMES No 62021 AMES No 64004 AMES
No 64006 AMES No 64009 AMES  
Air Formation Signals
Alipore HQ No 1 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Kharapur No 1 Company, No 1 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Behala No 2 Company, No 1 Indian Air Formation Signals  
Barrackpore No 3 Company, No 1 Indian Air Formation Signals  

 

No 229 (Transport) Group (ACSEA)

HQ - New Delhi, India

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

No 232 Group

Command HQ - Comilla

 
Location/Address Unit Notes

Akyab

No 3 Area Flying Control Centre  
Akyab No 3 Refuelling Party  
Akyab No 69 Embarkation Unit  
Akyab No 726 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Akyab No 27 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B)  
Akyab HQ, No 342 (Mobile) Wing  
Akyab No 69 Mobile Field Hospital  
Akyab No 207 Staging Post
Bangkok No 9 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Chittagong No 2 Area Flying Control Centre  
Chittagong No 15 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Chittagong No 17 Movement Control Unit  
Chittagong No 26 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B)  
Comilla No 900 Wing Also shown at Double Moorings
Comilla No 232 Group Communications Flight  
Comilla No 203 Staging Post  
Digri No 3 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Hmawbi No 69 Staging Post  
Hmawbi No 12 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Hmawbi No 345 (Mobile Transport) Wing  
Hmawbi No 96 Sqn Dakota
Hmawbi No 117 Sqn Dakota
Hmawbi No 215 Sqn Dakota
Hmawbi No 747 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2)  
Kuala Lumpur No 154 Staging Post  
Kyaukpyu No 76 Embarkation Unit  
Kallang No 13 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Kallang No 31 Sqn Dakota, also shown under AHQ Malaya
Kallang No 67 Staging Post  
Magwe No 95 Mobile Flying Control Section  
Meiktila No 204 Staging Post  
Mingladon No 8 Staging Post  
Mingladon No 7 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Mingladon No 14 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Mingladon No 341 Mobile Wing  
Mingladon No 62 Sqn Dakota
Mingladon No 194 Sqn Dakota
Mingladon No 267 Sqn Dakota
Myingyan No 90 Mobile Flying Control Section
Patenga No 48 Sqn Dakota
Penang No 60 Staging Post  
Penang No 10 Casualty Air Evacuation Unit  
Ramree No 208 Staging Post  
Ramree No 5 Satellite Airfield HQ  
Ramree No 4 Refuelling Party  
Ramree No 24 Anti-Malarial Control Unit (Type B)  
Ramree No 742 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 3)  
Ramree No 67 Mobile Field Hospital  
Singapore No 118 Transport Wing  
Tulihal No 704 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type B RIAF)  
Tulihal No 94 Mobile Flying Control Section  
Tulihal No 233 Sqn Dakota
Mobile Signals Unit
No 5755 MSU No 5768 MSU No 5774 MSU
No 5805 MSU No 5809 MSU No 5863 MSU
No 5877 MSU No 5878 MSU No 5879 MSU
No 5914 MSU No 5920 MSU No 5923 MSU
No 5924 MSU No 5926 MSU No 5927 MSU
No 5928 MSU No 5929 MSU No 5930 MSU
No 5931 MSU No 5936 MSU No 5937 MSU
Mobile Signals Unit (General)
No 5760 MSU No 5761 MSU No 5765 MSU
No 5766 MSU No 5769 MSU No 5770 MSU
No 5771 MSU No 5772 MSU No 5777 MSU
No 5778 MSU No 5781 MSU No 5786 MSU
No 5792 MSU No 5793 MSU No 5794 MSU
No 5795 MSU No 5797 MSU No 5800 MSU
No 5802 MSU No 5806 MSU* No 5813 MSU
No 5814 MSU No 5815 MSU No 5821 MSU
No 5822 MSU** No 5823 MSU^ No 5824 MSU
No 5825 MSU No 5826 MSU No 5827 MSU
No 5828 MSU No 5829 MSU No 5837 MSU
No 5839 MSU No 5840 MSU No 5841 MSU
No 5842 MSU No 5844 MSU No 5845 MSU
No 5846 MSU No 5849 MSU No 5850 MSU
No 5851 MSU No 5852 MSU No 5853 MSU
No 5854 MSU No 5855 MSU No 5862 MSU
No 5868 MSU No 5869 MSU No 5873 MSU**
No 751 MSU No 5887 MSU No 5910 MSU
No 5911 MSU No 5913 MSU No 5916 MSU
No 5917 MSU No 5921 MSU No 5922 MSU
No 5935 MSU** No 5938 MSU No 5841 MSU
No 5842 MSU No 5945 MSU No 5946 MSU
No 5947 MSU No 5963 MSU No 5970 MSU
No 55508 MSU No 55515 MSU No 55521 MSU
No 55555 MSU No 55556 MSU No 55557 MSU
No 55558 MSU No 55559 MSU No 55589 MSU
No 55590 MSU No 55591 MSU No 55592 MSU
No 55593 MSU No 55601 MSU No 55605 MSU
No 55606 MSU No 55635 MSU No 55644 MSU
No 55645 MSU No 55646 MSU No 55653 MSU
No 55654 MSU No 55659 MSU  

*Also shown under AHQ Malaya

**Also shown under AHQ Burma

^Also shown under AHQ RAF Siam

AHQ India

Command HQ - New Delhi

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Agra Agra University Unit  
Allahabad Allahabad University Unit  
Allahabad No 2 IAF Selective Testing Board  
Allahabad Northern Area HQ  
Aligarh Muslim University Unit  
Amritsar No 1 Punjab University (Khalsa College Detachment)  
Andheri RIAF Record Office  
Bangalore No 2 Mysore University Unit  
Benares Benares Hindu University Unit  
Bombay Bombay University Unit  
Bombay RIAF Central Accounts Office  
Calcutta Calcutta University Unit  
Chidamparam Annamalai University Unit  
Cuttack Utkal University Unit  
Dacca Dacca University Unit  
Delhi Delhi University Unit  
Ernakulam No 2 Madras University Unit  
Guntur Andhra University Unit  
Hyderabad Osmania University Unit  
Katni No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit, Static HQ & 'D' Flt  
Kohat RIAF Display Flight  
Lahore No 1 Punjab University Unit  
Lahore No 1 RIAF Selective Testing Board  
Lucknow Lucknow University Unit  
Madras Southern Area HQ  
Madras No 1 Madras University Unit  
Mysore No 1 Mysore University Unit  
Nagpur Nagpur University Unit  
Patna Patna University Unit  
Peshawar No 2 Punjab University  
Peshawar HQ, No 1 (Indian) Group  
Secunderabad No 3 RIAF Selective Testing Board  
Secunderabad HQ, No 2 (Indian) Group  

No 1 (Indian) Group

Group HQ - Peshawar

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Ambala HQ No 2A Communication  Unit and Training Flight  
Ambala No 1 Service Flying Training School  
Ambala Station HQ  
Digri No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'B' Flt  
Jodhpur No 2 Elementary Flying Training School  
Karachi HQ No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'A' Flight  
Katni No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit, 'D' Flt  
Kohat Station HQ  
Kohat No 1 (RIAF) Sqn Spitfire
Kohat No 6 (RIAF) Sqn Hurricane
Kohat No 741 Meteorological Forecast Centre (Type 2 RIAF)  
Miransah No 1 (RIAF) Sqn (1 x Flight) Spitfire
Peshawar Station HQ  
Peshawar  No 151 OTU  
St Thomas Mount No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'C' Flt  
St Thomas Mount No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'A' Flt (Detachment)  
Vizagapatam No 22 Anti-Aircraft Co-operation Unit 'C' Flt (Detachment)  

 

No 2 (Indian) Group

Group HQ - Secunderabad

 
Location/Address Unit Notes
Ambala No 11 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Walton, Lahore No 1 Recruit Training Centre  
Jallahalli No 2 Recruit Training Centre  
Poona Initial Training Wing  
Saharanpur Medical Training Centre  
Secunderbad Non-Technical Training Centre  
Secunderbad No 2 School of Air Force Technical Training  
Secunderbad No 14 School of Air Force Technical Training  

Source - SD161 (63rd Edition) - December 1945

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