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AHQ/RAF Singapore Group - Personnel


[1954 | 1955 | 1956 | 1957 | 1958 | 1957]

This was formed on 16 February 1953 from No 230 Group at Seletar in Singapore.

1954

Location Command Controlled
RAF Seletar Far East Air Force

 

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Arthur E Clouston  1 Aug 1954 Air Officer Commanding, DSO, DFC, AFC*
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J E Pollington 31 Jul 1954 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr G Frain 11 Feb 1954 Senior Air Staff Officer, MBE
Administrative Staff
Organisation
Wg Cdr H G D Evans 27 Jan 1953 Staff Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC
Personnel
Sqn Ldr H Edwards  1 Apr 1952 DFC
Equipment
Sqn Ldr I L Dunn 23 Jan 1954  
Medical
Wg Cdr H D Conway 23 Aug 1952 MB, ChB
Educational
Sqn Ldr F W Rothwell 15 Nov 1953 BSc, ARCS

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr W R Peake 26 Jul 1952  

Source - October 1954 Air Force List

1955

Location Command Controlled
RAF Seletar Far East Air Force

 

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Arthur E Clouston  1 Aug 1954 Air Officer Commanding, DSO, DFC, AFC*
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J E Pollington 31 Jul 1954 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr G Frain 11 Feb 1954 Senior Air Staff Officer, MBE
Ground Defence
Flt Lt G Hoddinott Senior Ground Defence Staff Officer, BEM
Administrative Staff
Organisation
Wg Cdr H G D Evans 27 Jan 1953 Staff Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC
Personnel
Sqn Ldr I L Dunn 24 Jan 1954
Equipment
Sqn Ldr S J Evans  4 Jun 1952  
Medical
Wg Cdr H D Conway 23 Aug 1952 MB, ChB
Educational
Sqn Ldr F W Rothwell 15 Nov 1953 BSc, ARCS

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr G A Fricker 18 Nov 1954  

Source - April 1955 Air Force List

The title changed to RAF Singapore between April 1955 and January 1956.

1956

Location Command Controlled
RAF Seletar Far East Air Force

 

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Arthur E Clouston  1 Aug 1954 Air Officer Commanding, DSO, DFC, AFC*
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J E Pollington 31 Jul 1954 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Wg Cdr G Frain 11 Feb 1954 Senior Air Staff Officer, MBE
Ground Defence
Flt Lt G Hoddinott Senior Ground Defence Staff Officer, BEM
Administrative Staff
Organisation
Wg Cdr H G D Evans 27 Jan 1953 Staff Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC
Personnel
Sqn Ldr I L Dunn 24 Jan 1954
Equipment
Sqn Ldr D H S Cameron 23 Apr 1955  
Medical
Wg Cdr H D Conway 23 Aug 1952 MB, ChB
Educational
Sqn Ldr F W Rothwell 15 Nov 1953 BSc, ARCS

Technical Staff

Sqn Ldr H Drake 25 Feb 1953  

Source - 1956 Air Force List

1957

Location Command Controlled
RAF Seletar Far East Air Force

 

 

Rank Name Date Notes
A/Cdre Paul D Holder 26 Feb 1957 Air Officer Commanding, DSO, DFC; later AM
Personal Appointment
Flt Lt J R Watts 15 Jan 1957 ADC to AOC
Air Staff
Gp Capt H D Newman 18 Jul 1956 Senior Air Staff Officer, OBE
Wg Cdr J L Kerr 13 Jan 1937  
Sqn Ldr R G Churcher  4 Apr 1955 DSO, MVO, DFC*
Sqn Ldr Douglas F H Grocott  6 Nov 1954 AFC; later A/Cdre
Sqn Ldr A M J Kent 16 May 1954
Signals
Sqn Ldr A E Mayhew 19 Dec 1955
Administrative Staff
Organisation
Wg Cdr L M Gilchrist  3 Aug 1955 Staff Officer i/c Administration, DSO, DFC
Sqn Ldr D P Morrison 31 Dec 1954
Personnel
Sqn Ldr R S Pritchard 25 May 1956
Equipment
Wg Cdr R L Browning 10 Apr 1956  
Sqn Ldr D H S Cameron 23 Apr 1955
Provost
Sqn Ldr B W Green 29 Jul 1956  
Works
Mr T C Irving-Smith   BSc, ACGI, DIC

Technical Staff

Wg Cdr E B Symonds 15 Feb 1956
Armament
Sqn Ldr P J Crowley 17 Jul 1956
Radio
Sqn Ldr J A Theophilus 23 May 1956 OBE

Source - 1957 Air Force List

It disbanded on 1 January 1958.

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