203 (Flying Boat) Squadron Royal Air Force

Page 8 of "An Introduction to Iraq" provides a brief history of 203 Squadron (one of the Royal Air Force squadrons that operated in Mesopotamia during the inter-war years). At the time of publication (August 1935) the commanding officer of 203 Squadron was Group Captain (later Air Vice Marshall) R E Saul DFC. 

Early history of 203 Squadron, from August 1914 until 1935 when it was at Basrah, Iraq