West Dorchester Auxiliary Unit Patrol
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the West Dorchester Auxiliary Unit and Operational Base in Dorset. The info below has come from our CIO for
Dorset, Dr Will Ward.
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This patrol was a part of Group 3, which comprised patrols in the area to the West of Dorchester. Group Commander
was H H “Bert” Gaunt.
Sgt. Albert James Trenchard. DOB - 26/7/1886
Pte. Victor John Trenchard. DOB - 4/18/1924 (Left March 1943)
Cpl. John Harwood Maunder. DOB - 9/4/1907
Pte. Roy Robert W Collins. DOB - 7/3/1906
Pte. H T Marks. DOB - 8/23/1904
Pte. W G Christopher. DOB - 9/18/1916
Pte. Hubert George F Brown. DOB - 4/26/1909 (Left Sept 1943)
Unknown, but it is assumed that they had the standard weapons and explosives issued to all patrols.
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