Churchill's British Resistance - The Auxiliary Units

 

Wick Auxiliary Unit Patrol

This page was last updated at 5:11pm on 10/6/15

Thank you for selecting information on the Wick Auxiliary Unit Patrol and their Operational Base. The info and images below have been supplied by CART's Fife & Angus CIO, David Blair. 

Research into this patrol and its training is ongoing. The information below is published from various sources and is by no means conclusive. If information is not listed below it does not necessarily mean the information is not out there but normally means CART researchers have not found it yet.

If you have any information on this patrol or can help with research in this area please do contact us.



Auxiliary Units Number 1 Area
Area Group Commander: Captain A.J. Thomson
Assistant Group Commander: Captain W.A. Coutts     

Not known.

Sgt D. Bruce [Patrol Leader]
Cpl A. More [Later promoted to Sgt]
Pte D. Skinner
Pte D.S. Baickie
Pte J. Munro
Pte J. Wilson
Pte R. Sutherland 

No information is currently known about this location.

Likely targets being Wick and Skitten airfields, road and rail routes in and out of Wick including the vicinity of Sinclair’s bay and other ad-hoc targets when required.

Very likely this patrol was carrying the same type of training as the other patrols in and around the Caithness area.

Usual issued euipment.

Research is ongoing into this patrol and Operational Base.


Geoff Leet
Hancock files
WO199/3388 Nominal roles

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