Lest We Forget - African American Military History by Researcher, 
					Author and Veteran Bennie McRae, Jr.

Black Army

Black Army/Air Corps Units Stationed in the United Kingdom

(as of 16 December 1944)
Researched and submitted by Phil Grinton


Location                     Unit

Addlestrop Day                 1700 Engineer Combat Battalion
Ampfield H(ouse?)            3896 Quartermaster GS Company
Baverstock                        1944 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Baverstock                        2022 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Blandford                           522 GH Compl U
Bristol                                1512 Quartermaster Battalion M (Aviation)
Bristol                                1929 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Bristol                                1969 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Cardiff                               654 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Cardiff                               701 Medical Sanitation Company
Chard                                 1698 Engineer Combat Battalion
Church Camp                    847 Quartermaster GS Company
Church Camp                    4204 Quartermaster Service Company
Corfe Mullen                    428 ASF Band
Cottingham                       575 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Delamere                          549 Engineer Company (Light Ponton)
Deyes Lane                      3493 Quartermaster Truck Company
Deyes Lane                      4222 Quartermaster Car Company
Deyes Lane                      4223 Quartermaster Car Company
Deyes Lane                      4224 Quartermaster Car Company
Drinkstone                        2024 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Eccles                                2034 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Eccles                                2055 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Eccles                                2056 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Eccles                                2057 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Eccles                                1514? --> 1504 Quartermaster
Battalion M (Aviation)
Egginton Derby                672 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Egginton Derby                1325 Engineer General Service Regiment
Egginton Derby                1519 Quartermaster Battalion M (Aviation)
Egginton Derby                2030 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Egginton Derby                2032 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Egginton Derby                2085 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Egginton Derby                2091 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Egginton Derby                2103 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Fairford                             686 GH Compl U
Falfield                              4134 HP Detachment of Patients
Fordingbridge                   350 Field Artillery Battalion (155 How)
Fordingbridge                   351 Field Artillery Battalion (155 How)
Fordingbridge                   351 Field Artillery Group (Motorized)
Fordingbridge                   823 Quartermaster Fumigation & Bath Company M
Fordingbridge                   824 Quartermaster Fumigation & Bath Company M
Fordingbridge                   851 Quartermaster Fumigation & Bath Company M
Frome                               1130 Engineer Combat Group
Glasgow                           596 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Grimsby                           641 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Grove                               1947 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Grovely Woods                1929 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Grovely Woods                1930 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Grovely Woods                1968 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Hamstead                         3187 Quartermaster Service Company
Hayelslane                       4201 Quartermaster Service Company
Higham Heath                 1946 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Honeybourne                   541 Quartermaster Battalion
Honeybourne                   3248 Quartermaster Service Company
Hull                                  598 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Hull                                  642 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Huyton                             679 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Huyton                             1576 Quartermaster Battalion M (Aviation)
Huyton                             1907 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)

Huyton                             1908 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Huyton                             1965 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Huyton                             1997 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Ivy Bridge                        1695 Engineer Combat Battalion
Kettering                          4369 Quartermaster Bakery Company
Kettering                          4371 Quartermaster Bakery Company
Kettering                          4373 Quartermaster Bakery Company
Long Bredy                      3225 Quartermaster Service Company
Lydney                             3249 Quartermaster Service Company
Maghull                           42 Signal Construction Battalion (H)
Maghull                           449 Quartermaster GS Company
Maghull                           450 Quartermaster GS Company
Maghull                           567 Ambulance Company (Motorized)
Maghull                           599 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Maghull                           1318 Engineer General Service Regiment
Maghull                           1328 Engineer Construction Battalion
Maghull                           1696 Engineer Combat Battalion
Maghull                           3497 Quartermaster Truck Company
Maghull                           3533 Quartermaster Truck Company
Maindy Barracks (Cardiff)     534 Signal Construction Company (H)
Malpas                            675 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Malpas [should this be 741 or 742? ->] 749 Medical Sanitation
Company
Malpas                           754 Medical Sanitation Company
Marlborough                  676 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Marlborough                  695 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Moreton on Lugg           3314 Quartermaster Truck Company
Newbury                         3226 Quartermaster Service Company
Newbury                         3915 Quartermaster GS Company
Newport                         643 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Peak Camp                    694 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Poole                              321 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Poverty Lane                 37 Signal Construction Battalion (H)
Poverty Lane                 4211 Quartermaster Service Company
Romsey                          650 Quartermaster Truck Company
Shirehampton                 648 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Singleton Park               644 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Southampton                  320 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Southampton                  552 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Southampton                  554 Port Company (Transportation Corps)
Southampton                 703 Medical Sanitation Company
Southampton                 1697 Engineer Combat Battalion
Southbourne                  4364 Quartermaster Bakery Company (Mobile)
Street                             1699 Engineer Combat Battalion
Sudbury Derby              593 Quartermaster SR Company SM
Sudbury Derby              1645 Engineer Utilities Detachment
Sudbury Derby              4212 Quartermaster Service Company
Sudbury Staff                152 Army Postal Unit Type F
Sudbury Staff                682 GH Compl U
Sudbury Staff                3188 Quartermaster Service Company
Sudbury Staff                3189 Quartermaster Service Company
Sudbury Staff                3190 Quartermaster Service Company
Sudbury Staff                3227 Quartermaster Service Company
Sudbury Staff                3237 Quartermaster Service Company
Taunton                         511 Army Postal Unit Type F
Taunton                         3137 Quartermaster Service Company
Taunton                         3224 Quartermaster Service Company
Tostock Park                1517 Quartermaster Battalion M A
Tostock Park                1970 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Tostock Park                2023 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Tostock Park                2104 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Wakes Colne                2005 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
West Moors                 328 Quartermaster Depot Q-328 (petroleum, oils, lubricants)
West Moors                 4059 Quartermaster Service Company
Weybread                     827 Engineer Aviation Battalion

Williamstrip [Park]      761 Chemical Depot Company (Aviation)
Wimborne                    3437 Quartermaster Truck Company
Wimborne                    4091 Quartermaster Service Company
Winchester                  3197 Quartermaster Service Company
Wortley                        1912 Ordnance Ammunition Company
Wotten Basset            422 Quartermaster Laundry Company

 


For further information contact Mr. Phil Grinton at E-mail: Philgrin@aol.com


Forward to 24 May 1945

Back to 31 August 1944

Return to Index Page

Return to African Americans in World War II

LWF Communications
Trotwood, Ohio

Category: World War II | Subcategory: Units Stationed in the UK | Tags: World War II , 1944 , 1700
Related Topics / Keywords / Phrases: 1318, 1325, 1328, 1504, 1512, 1514, 1517, 1519, 1576, 1645, 1695, 1696, 1697, 1698, 1699, 1700, 1907, 1908, 1912, 1929, 1930, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1965, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1997, 2005, African American, Air Corps, Ark, Army, Aviation, Baker, chemical, Newport, Ohio, Ward, Williams, World War II,