Churchill's British Resistance - The Auxiliary Units


Farnell Auxiliary Unit Patrol

This page was added on 4/11/16

Thank you for selecting information on the Farnell Auxiliary Unit Patrol and their Operational Base in Scotland. The info below has been supplied by CART's Aberdeenshire CIO, Alan Stewart.

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.

Farnell is a busy road, rail route with several airfields nearby.

Captain H.A. Ferrier, (area GC) Asst GC Lieut. A.J. Mackie, Mill of Barns, Laurencekirk.


Sgt W Anderson, Mains of Farnell, By Brechin
James Allen, Farnell

Other names to follow

The Operational Bases was/is located in woodland on the Kinnaird Estate,

Main railway lines around Brechin and Montrose, also Airfields at Stracathro and Montrose (airfield and seaplane base) were likely targets.

Most likely Melville House, Fife.

Unknown at this time but see the standard weapons and equipment.

Nothing currently.

Hancock report
Jim Sherritt

If you can help with any info please contact us.