Stornoway 3 Auxiliary Unit Patrol
This page was last updated at 10:30am on 24/1/14
Thank you for selecting information on the Stornoway 3 Auxiliary
Unit Patrol and their Operational Base on the Outer Hebrides. The info and images below have been supplied by
CART's Fife & Angus CIO, David Blair.
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 Intelligence Officer was A.G. Fiddes-Watt: Cameron Highlanders.
Area Group Commander was Capt J.G. Chisholm. Caledonian Hotel, Stornoway. (Capt Chisholm was also Admin officer
for group 5)
Assistant Group Commander was 2nd Lieut Alexander John Lehury. 95 Caberfeidh Buildings, Stornoway.
Patrol Leader: Cpl J. Macleod. 22 Melbost. Stornoway
Pte N. Macleod. 26 Branahuie Stornoway
We are unsure of the other members. Can you help?
The OB is located on Gallows Hill overlooking Stornoway Harbour.
The video below by John Burrows was filmed on
Gallows Hill and might give you an idea of their view.
It is suspected that the harbour would have been the main target for attack.
Usual equipment supplied in the Aux kits is
Further research on this patrol and others in the Stornoway area is ongoing.
If you can help with any info please contact