Today we have added a page on Captain G C L Atkinson M.C to the site.
Capt Atkinson was the Intelligence Officer for the County Durham Auxiliary Units.
Thanks to Stephen Lewins, our Durham CIO for the contribution.
We have updated the following patrol reports today.
Ulceby/Kirmington (2e) Auxiliary Unit – Lincolnshire
Swaton (5b) Auxiliary Unit – Lincolnshire
Swineshead (5c) Auxiliary Unit – Lincolnshire
Thanks to Nina Hannaford for collating material in our archive and providing these updates.
Wheatley Hill Auxiliary Unit – County Durham
Thanks to Grant Holland and Stephen Lewins for this update.
Haswell, in County Durham had a seven man Aux Unit patrol and is thought to of had two operational bases.
Stephen Lewins has found one of their operational bases and their observation post and has produced a map of the area as well as video and images.
You can see his report here
CART CIO Stephen Lewins has been hard at work researching some of the patrol’s and OBs in County Durham.
Today we added his report and info on Birtley Auxiliary Unit and operational base.
Sadly this OB has long since gone but Stephen has still obtained info about it and the patrol.
See his report here
Today, thanks to help from our CIO in Northumberland, we have started pages on patrols and OB’s in County Durham.
The first site to be looked at here was Hetton Le Hole
Stephen Lewins has spent sometime documenting the location of this OB and his findings can be seen here
Can you help with anymore info?