Opened: May 1939 - Care & Maintenance: May 1945 - Closed: November 1945 .
Information derived from RAF Squadrons (Jefford), RAF Flying Training & Support Units (Sturtivant et al),
Military Airfields of Britain - South Western England (Delve) and other books.
N.B. (det) means only a part of the unit was detached to here from its main base, and possibly only for part
of the period noted.
|G Flight 1 AACU||15/5/39||1/11/42||Wallace, Henley||redesignated 1603 Flight|
|V Flight 1 AACU||15/5/39||1/11/42||Queen Bee, Magister||redesignated 1618 Flight|
|D Flight 1 AACU||6/9/39||1/11/42||Wallace, Henley, Lysander, Magister||redesignated 1602 Flight|
|K Flight 1 AACU||26/8/40||6/9/40||various|
|O Flight 1 AACU||5/11/40||1/11/42||Wallace, Henley, Lysander, Magister, Tiger Moth||redesignated 1604 Flight|
|1602 Flight||1/11/42||1/12/43||Henley||merged into 639 Sqdn.|
|1604 Flight||1/11/42||1/12/43||Henley||merged into 639 Sqdn.|
|1618 Flight||1/11/42||1/12/43||Queen Bee, Tiger Moth||merged into 639 Sqdn.|
|1603 Flight||27/1/43||1/12/43||Henley||merged into 639 Sqdn.|
|639 Sqdn.||1/12/43||30/4/45||Henley, Hurricane IV|
Also the general references listed on the RAF in Devon & Cornwall home page
Modelling Notes for individual aircraft
|Pictorial References For Modellers|
|Henley||1 AACU||-||L3245||Action Stations Revisited 4||84||R|
|Henley||G Flt 1 AACU||-||L3426||Cornish Skies||49||R|
|Queen Bee||floats||1 AACU||-||N1836 ?||Action Stations Revisited 4||83||R|
|Queen Bee||floats||1 AACU||-||N1836 ?||Cornish Skies||58||R|
|Queen Bee||wheels||1 AACU||-||N1826||Cornish Skies||58||R|
|Wallace||II||1 AACU||-||K6015||Action Stations Revisited 4||83||R|