Churchill's British Resistance - The Auxiliary Units


Bridlington South Auxiliary Unit Patrol

This page was last updated at on 13/5/17

Thank you for selecting information on the Bridlington South Auxiliary Unit Patrol located in East Yorkshire.

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.

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Bridlington South belonged to Number 1 Group which consisted of Bridlington North, Burton Fleming, Burton Agnes, Kilham, Flixton and Wold Newton.

The Area Group Commander was Captain Charles V Colley of Bridlington. Captain Colley was also the Group Commander of No 1 Group. His assistant Group Commander was Lt Joseph Neville Woodward. Group Sgt Clerks were Sgt Jeffrey Horsfield and Sgt William M Jacob. The training W.O. was CSM Frederick K Richardson.

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Sgt Percy J Wardill JBBX/217/1 Boot Repairer  4/04/1909
Pte Eric W Newlove JBBM/134/4 Market Gardener  10/12/1920
Pte Harold Newlove JBBM/134/3 Market Gardener  19/04/1910
Sgt Jeffrey Horsfield JBCC 188/3 Traveller 28.12.1891
Pte Harry Shaw JBB 102/1 Bricklayer 8.11.1914
Pte Jack Lea JBBD 321/1 Bakers van driver 19.4.1909
Pte Frank Witherwick KOLI/97/9 Plumber 01/01/1915

Former Members of the Unit included Sgt Neville Woodward who was promoted to Lt and became the groups assistant Group Commander. Pte John Baron may also have been an earlier member.

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Nominal Rolls at the National Archive.