Sandford Levvy Auxiliary Unit Patrol
Thank you for selecting information on the Sandford Levvy Auxiliary Unit Patrol and their Operational
Base in Somerset. The info and images below have been supplied by Aux writer Donald Brown and various others.
The operational base for the Sandford Levvy patrol was located
in the Mendip mines and caves.
(Above left) Cecil Trego sat beside young Ken Weymouth while Cpl Watts
examined a beer bottle. Lt Cliff Combs is leant against the bunk (made of chicken wire). Ammunition boxes are
Inside their Ob the patrol plan their
Cpl Watts, Lt Coombs, Pte Weymouth and Pte Trego displaying their new
weapons in Sandford quarry.
Sgt Fred Trego of Sandford Patrol fortunately kept some of his
notes after training at Coleshill. His widow Mrs Nora Trego kindly makes them available, with the photos of
Sandford Patrol and OB. Fred also left a copy of his personal Kit List and a sketch of how to construct an OB
trapdoor, seen below.
Sgt Fred Trego's Trap Door
Sgt Fred Trego's Kit
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