Drummuie Auxiliary Unit Patrol
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Thank you for selecting information on the Drummuie Auxiliary Unit Patrol
and their Operational Base in Scotland. The info below has been supplied by CART's Aberdeenshire CIO, Alan
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
The patrol was based on Bahill, Huntly, This overlooks Huntly on high ground to South East. It is Approx 3.5
Miles from Forgue Patrol OB, 3.5 Miles to Bin Hill OB, 5 Miles from Bogmoon OB and 5 Miles from Gartly OB.
Sgt David Peddie, Leys, Drummuie , Huntly
Cpl J. Robertson
Pvt Cecil Borthwick
Pvt Alexander Duncan, Mains of Edinglassie,
Pvt J Morrison
Pvt T Munro
Pvt Norman Shand, Cullen
Pvt J Stables (scored out on TNA 3388)
Pvt J Steven
The OB has collapsed (approx. 1956) and the area is now fenced off. Sunken feature in ground where OB
This picture was kindly provided by Norman Davidson. Taken at the OB site.
The OB site from the air.
Local targets would have been the road and rail networks, around the Huntly area.
Training was conducted at Blairmore House in the locality.
Currently unknown but assume they had the standard weapons
Norman Davidson (Forestry Worker) recalls two other structures in the wood, however is unable to locate them
TNA – WO199/3388 201 Bn rolls.
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