New Pitsligo Auxiliary Unit Patrol
This page was last updated on 26/4/16
Thank you for selecting information on the New Pitsligo Auxiliary Unit
Patrol and their Operational Base located in Scotland. The info and below has been supplied by Alan Stewart our CIO
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
New Pitsligo is a village to the South West of Fraserburgh.
It is MAINLY a farming and quarrying area.
Group Commander is Lieut. J.L Low, Headmaster from Old Deer, and 2nd Lieut,. A. Forbes, Fraserburgh.
Sgt G Sim, Keepers Cottage, Bruckley Castle Estate, New Pitsligo (Gamekeeper?)
Pvt J McKnight
Pvt J (James or John) Pratt (High St New Pitsligo or Farmer at Upper Glasslaw?)
Pvt H (Henry or Herbert) Smith
Pvt A Thomson (75 Low Street, New Pitsligo or Farmer at Upper Glasslaw?)
Pvt R Wisley (possible Farmer?)
Thought to be in the area of Bruckley Castle estate or Glasslaw area.
Roads and main Aberdeen Railway line passes close to Brucklay estate, suggesting that location of the OB would be best suited here.
Not known but we assume the standard issued equipment.
TNA – WO199/3388 201 Bn rolls.
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