Grasby 'Patrol 2B' Auxiliary Unit Patrol and Operational
This page was updated at 11:00am on 14/8/12
Thank you for selecting information on the Grasby Auxiliary Unit Patrol
and their Operational Base in Lincolnshire. Field work carried out by Roger Green and all pictures are made
available by Roger. Unit Member research carried out by Andy Gwynne.
Group 2 Area Commander Captain DS Parker
Group 2 Group Commander Lt S Fisk
Group 2 Group Commander 2 Lt W Riggall
Patrol Leader Sgt. P Hand
Cpl C Hasnip
Pte H Foster
Pte A Baker
Pte G Feirn
The OB is situated on private woodland near Grasby which was
accessed by kind permission of the owner.
The OB was constructed of breeze-block and concrete sections. Main living quarter made bigger with insertion of
a 2 foot centre.
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The escape entrance is unlike escape route at Coleshill OB in as
much it is possible to walk upright along it.
Other physical remains: It is believed that another OB is nearby but all that remains is a
Observation Post/s: Currently unknown
Kirmington Airfield (now Humberside Airport)
It is believed that they went to Coleshill for initial
Initially they were hidden in the Old Vicarage at Grasby.
Veronica Feirn (daughter of Auxilier), Councillor Strange, John Andrew.
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