INS Angre

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Functions/Role
 
INS Angre, is the shore based logistics and administrative support establishment of the Western Naval Command. This establishment carries out the duties and functions of the base depot ship for the Command. The establishment is also known as the Naval Barracks and provides multifarious facilities to all ships and units based at Mumbai. The Commanding Officer of this establishment is also known as the COMBRAX (Commodore Naval Barracks), who exercises full jurisdiction over the Naval properties at south Mumbai and carries out the functions of the Station Commander, South Mumbai. INS Angre is like a mother ship which controls and oversees the functioning of a wide array of diverse units and facilities.  Some of the allied units of Angre are listed below:-
 
(a) WNC (O) Mess.
(b) Indian Naval Sailors Home ‘Sagar’.
(c) All accommodation built for Sailors in Navy Nagar at South Colaba.
 
 Sailor's Institute  Navy Nagar
                
(d) All accommodation built for Naval Officers in NOFRA at South Colaba.
(e) Command Swimming pool in South Mumbai.
(f)  Naval Transport Pool
 
 NOFRA NT Pool
(g) Schools such as Naval KG, Little Angles I, II, III, IV and Kendriya Vidyalaya I.
(h) Station Cdr ECHS (Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme) Headquarters, Angre.
(j) Hostels such as Naval Girls Hostel, Boys Hostel, Working Women’s Hostel and Widows Hostel.
 
The administrative and logistics support functions undertaken by this unit touch the lives of every officer, sailor, civilian and their family members posted in this Command.