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 30 September 1943)
Researched and submitted by Phil Grinton


Location                        Unit
Ashchurch                274 Quartermaster Service Battalion
Bamber Bridge         1513 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1933 QM Trk Company
Bamber Bridge         1513 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1947 QM Trk Company
Bamber Bridge         1513 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1957 QM Trk Company
Bamber Bridge         1513 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1994 QM Trk Company
Bamber Bridge         1514 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1946 QM Trk Company
Bamber Bridge         1514 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 2004 QM Trk Company
Bamber Bridge         1514 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 2014 QM Trk Company
Bamber Bridge         2054 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Bamber Bridge         2055 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Bamber Bridge         2057 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Beaworthy                581 Ordnance Company (Ammunition)
Birch                         41 Signal Construction Battalion, HQ & HQ Company
Birch                         41 Signal Construction Battalion, Company A
Birch                         41 Signal Construction Battalion, Company B
Birch                         356 Engineer General Service Regiment
Blackmoor Park      701 Medical Sanitary Company
Blandford                 354 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company F
Botesdale                12 Evacuation Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Boughton                 260 Quartermaster Service Battalion
Boughton                 364 Engineer General Service Regt, HQ & Service Co
Boughton                 364 Engineer General Service Regiment, Medical Det
Boughton                 364 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company B
Boughton                 364 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company C
Boughton Park        529 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Co A, 1 Platoon
Bovey Tracey         Quartermaster Depot Q-316 (petroleum, oils, lubricants)
Bristol                     298 General Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Bristol                     1512 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1944 QM Trk Company
Bristol                     1512 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1965 QM Trk Company
Bristol                     1512 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1969 QM Trk Company
Bristol                     1929 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Bristol                     2022 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Bromsgrove            16 Station Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Burton-upon-Trent 244 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company C
Caerphilly               366 Engineer General Service Regiment, Advance Det
Chepstow                438 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Cinderford              596 Ordnance Company (Ammunition)
Cosham                  392 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company D
Cosham                  392 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company F
Debach                   829 Engineer Aviation Battalion (-), Headquarters
Debach                   829 Engineer Aviation Battalion, HQ & Service Co
Debach                   829 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company A
Debach                   829 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company B
Debach                   829 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Medical Section
Debach                   847 Engineer Aviation Battalion, HQ & Service Co
Debach                   847 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company A
Debach                   847 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company B
Debach                   847 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company C
Debach                   847 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Medical Detachment
Ditchingham           279 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Co A, 1 Platoon
Doublebois             49 Quartermaster Truck Regiment, Company I
Down Farm            560 Quartermaster Service Battalion

Eardisley               390 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company A
Easington Fell       364 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company A
East Harling          364 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company D
East Harling          364 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company E
East Harling          364 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company F
East Harling          529 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company C
East Harling          829 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company C
Exeter                    36 Station Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Eye                        17 Special Services Company, 1 Platoon
Eye                        827 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Headquarters
Eye                        827 Engineer Aviation Battalion, HQ & Service Co
Eye                        827 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company A
Eye                        827 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company B
Eye                        827 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company C
Eye                        827 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Medical Section
Eye                        859 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Headquarters
Eye                        859 Engineer Aviation Battalion, HQ & Service Co
Eye                        859 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company A
Eye                        859 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company B
Eye                        859 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Company C
Eye                        859 Engineer Aviation Battalion, Medical Section
Eye                        923 Engineer Aviation Regiment, HQ & Service Co
Govilon                 703 Medical Sanitary Company
Great Dunmow     529 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company A
Grovely Woods    1512 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1968 QM Trk Company
Grovely Woods    1961 Ordnance Depot Company
Grovely Woods    2056 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Highclere              383 Engineer Battalion (Separate) (-), Headquarters
Highclere              383 Engineer Battalion (Separate), HQ & Service Co
Highclere              383 Engineer Battalion (Separate), Company B
Highclere              383 Engineer Battalion (Separate), Company C
Highclere              383 Engineer Battalion (Separate), Company D
Highclere              383 Engineer Battalion (Separate), Medical Detachment
Hilton                    383 Engineer Battalion (Separate), Company A
Hilton                    417 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Holsworthy           392 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company A
Hull                       498 Port Battalion (TC), HQ & HQ Detachment
Hull                       498 Port Battalion (TC), 254 Port Company
Hull                       498 Port Battalion (TC), 255 Port Company
Hull                       498 Port Battalion (TC), 256 Port Company
Hull                       498 Port Battalion (TC), 257 Port Company
Hull                       1514 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1970 QM Trk Company
Hull                       2005 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Hull                       2023 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Hull                       2024 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Ilminster               392 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company B
Ivybridge              392 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company C
Kettering              529 Quartermaster Service Battalion (-), HQ & HQ Det
Kettering              529 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company B
Kettering              529 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Medical Det
Kettering              615 Quartermaster Bakery Battalion, Company A
Kingham              751 Quartermaster Truck Company
Kingsclere           433 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Kingsclere           434 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Kingsclere           537 Quartermaster Service Battalion
Langport             2913 Disciplinary Training Center, Det of Prisoners
Launceston         49 Quartermaster Truck Regiment, Company D

Launceston         64 Ordnance Ammunition Battalion, HQ & HQ Det
Lichfield              10 Replacement Depot Casual Detachment
Lichfield             Guardhouse West Base Section, Detach of Prisoners
Lilford Hall        160 Station Hospital, Detachment of Patients
London               452 Anti-Aircraft Artillery AW Battalion, Advance Det
London               Emergency Treatment Group, Detachment H
Lopcombe Corner     17 Special Services Company (-)
Lopcombe Corner     47 Quartermaster Truck Regiment, Company M
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regt, HQ & Service Co
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, HQ & HQ Det
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company A
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company B
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company C
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn(-), HQ & HQ Det
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company E
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regiment, Band
Lopcombe Corner     354 Engineer General Service Regiment, Medical Det
Lopcombe Corner     415 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Maghull                     386 Port Battalion (TC), HQ & HQ Detachment
Maghull                     386 Port Battalion (TC), 214 Port Company
Maghull                     386 Port Battalion (TC), 215 Port Company
Maghull                     386 Port Battalion (TC), 216 Port Company
Maghull                     386 Port Battalion (TC), 217 Port Company
Maghull                     390 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company B
Maghull                     490 Port Battalion (TC), HQ & HQ Detachment
Maghull                     490 Port Battalion (TC), 226 Port Company
Maghull                     490 Port Battalion (TC), 227 Port Company
Maghull                     490 Port Battalion (TC), 228 Port Company
Maghull                     490 Port Battalion (TC), 229 Port Company
Maghull                     544 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Advance Det
Maghull                     577 Quartermaster Railhead Company, Detachment A
Manchester               485 Port Battalion (TC), HQ & HQ Detachment
Manchester               485 Port Battalion (TC), 222 Port Company
Manchester               485 Port Battalion (TC), 223 Port Company
Manchester               485 Port Battalion (TC), 224 Port Company
Manchester               485 Port Battalion (TC), 225 Port Company
Mansfield                  30 General Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Marlborough             248 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company C
Masbury                   Quartermaster Depot Q-316 (petroleum, oils, lubricants)
Melton Mowbray     1515 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1938 QM Trk Company
Melton Mowbray     1962 Ordnance Depot Company
Odstock                     5 General Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Oxford                       2 General Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Plymstock                 611 Quartermaster Bakery Bn, Company A, Det A
Porton                       303 Quartermaster Railhead Company
Salisbury                   416 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Salisbury                   Southern Base Section Engineer Section
Savernake                354 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company D
Savernake                589 Ordnance Company (Ammunition)
Shepton Mallet        611 Quartermaster Bakery Battalion (-), Company A (-)
Shepton Mallet        2912 Disciplinary Training Center, Det of Prisoners
Shipton-Water (Shipton-under-Wynchwood)     580 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regiment (-), HQ
Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regt, HQ & Service Co
Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn(-), HQ & HQ Det

Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company C
Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, HQ & HQ Det
Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company D
Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company E
Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company F
Sudbury                    390 Engineer General Service Regiment, Medical Det
Sudbury                    534 Quartermaster Service Battalion
Sudbury                    577 Quartermaster Railhead Company (-)
Sudbury                    762 Chemical Depot Company
Sudbury                    1515 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1945 QM Trk Company
Sudbury                    1515 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1949 QM Trk Company
Sudbury                    2032 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Sudbury                    2030 Quartermaster Truck Company (Aviation)
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regiment, Headquarters
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, HQ & Service Co
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, Medical Detachment
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, HQ & HQ Det
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company A
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company B
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn, Company C
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, HQ & HQ Det
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company D
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company E
Swansea                   95 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company F
Swansea                   413 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Taunton                    67 General Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Taunton                    511 Army Postal Unit
Taunton                   705 Medical Sanitary Company
Tidworth                  581 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Tiverton                  392 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn, Company E
Toddington             262 Quartermaster Service Battalion, HQ & HQ Det
Toddington             262 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company A
Toddington             262 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company B
Toddington             262 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company D
Toddington             262 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Medical Det
Tostock                  1516 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1950 QM Trk Company
Tostock                  1516 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1966 QM Trk Company
Tostock                  1516 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 2016 QM Trk Company
Tostock                  1516 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 2019 QM Trk Company
Wellingboro           529 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company D
Wem                      244 Quartermaster Service Battalion (-), HQ & HQ Det
Wem                      244 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Company B
Wem                      244 Quartermaster Service Battalion, Medical Det
West Moors          208 Quartermaster Gas Supply Battalion, Company A
Wolverly                52 General Hospital, Detachment of Patients
Wortley                  1912 Ordnance Company (Ammunition)
Wortley                  1515 Quartermaster Truck Bn, 1958 QM Trk Company
Yeovil                     17 Special Services Company, 4 Platoon
Yeovil                     49 Quartermaster Truck Regiment, Company C
Yeovil                     365 Engineer General Service Regiment, Advance Det
Yeovil                     392 Engineer General Service Regt, HQ & Service Co
Yeovil                     392 Engineer General Service Regt, 1 Bn(-), HQ & HQ Det
Yeovil                     392 Engineer General Service Regt, 2 Bn(-), HQ & HQ Det
Yeovil                     392 Engineer General Service Regiment Medical Det
Yeovil                     412 Engineer Company (Dump Truck)
Yeovil                     535 Quartermaster Service Battalion

Yeovil                     584 Ordnance Company (Ammunition)
Yeovil                     606 Ordnance Company (Ammunition)
Yeovil                     607 Ordnance Company (Ammunition)
Yeovil                     755 Chemical Depot Company

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


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