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Master Timeline

Year Unit Location From To
1942#1 MDToronto, OntMar 28 May 28
#5 SFTSBrantford, OntMay 28 Jul 16
#1 ITSToronto, OntJul 16 Sep 27
#9 EFTSSt Catherines, OntSep 27 Nov 16
#5 SFTSBrantford, OntNov 16
1943#5 SFTSBrantford, OntMay 1
#1 GRSSummerside, PEIMay 1 Jul 17
#1 DepotHalifax, N.S.Jul 17 Jul 21
#3 PRCBournemouthJul 21 Aug 17
#20(P) AFUKidlington, OxfordAug 17 Aug 30
#20(P) AFUWeston-on-the-Green, OxfordAug 30 Sep 21
#1515 BATF Course “P4”Swanton-Morley, NorfolkSep 21 Sep 28
#20(P) AFUWeston-on-the-Green, OxfordSep 28 Dec 28
#12 OTU Chipping-WardenBanbury, OxfordDec 28
1944#12 OTU Chipping-WardenBanbury, OxfordJan 16
#12 OTU EdgehillBanbury, OxfordJan 16 Feb 26
#12 OTU Chipping-WardenBanbury, OxfordFeb 26 Mar 21
RAF Methwold Thetford, Norfolk Mar 21 Apr 7
#1653 “Con” Unit ChedburghBury St Edmunds, SuffolkApr 7 May 29
#3 LFS FeltwellThetford, NorfolkMay 29 Jun 11
115 Squadron RAF Witchford Ely (Bomber Command)Jun 11 Oct 9
#86 OTU RAF GamstonRetford, Notts.Oct 9 Oct 18
#18 OTU RAF WorksopRetford, Notts.Oct 18
1945#18 OTU RAF WorksopRetford, Notts. Jan 8
#1 Depot RCAFWarrington, LancshireJan 8 Jan 11
#83 GSU RAF West Hampnet ChicesterJan 11 Jan 12
RAF IC HQ Harrow & Wealdstone, LondonJan 12 Jan 15
246 Squadron RAF HolmsleySouth Hampshire (Transport Command)Jan 15 Jun 6
RAF SnaithGoole, YorkshireJun 6 Jun 26
426 RAF TempsfordSandy, BedshireJun 26
1946426 RAF TempsfordSandy, Bedshire Jan 4
RCAF “R” DepotTorquay, DevonJan 4 Jan 16
HMTS MauritaniaTorquay, DevonJan 16 Jan 22


Definitions
AFU - Advanced Flying Unit
BATF - Blind Approach Training Flight
EFTS - Elementary Flying Training School
GRS - General Reconnaissance School
GSU - Group Support Unit
ITS - Initial Training School
LFS - Lancaster Finishing School
MD - Manning Depot
OTU - Operational Training Unit
PRC - Personnel Reception Centre
SFTS - Service Flying Training School

 

 

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