Churchill's British Resistance - The Auxiliary Units


Peterston-super-Ely Auxiliary Unit Patrol

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This page was last updated at 9:29am on 29/11/13

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Peterston-Super-Ely (Welsh: Llanbedr-y-fro) is a village in the Welsh county borough of the Vale of Glamorgan. 7miles West of Cardiff.

The Area: No 19  GLAMORGAN (Part – Groups 4a & 4b) , MONMOUTH Group 3, HEREFORD Group 2, and WORCESTER Groups 1a & 1b.

The patrol was part of GLAMORGAN GROUP 4A: which consisted of four Patrols: “Cowbridge”, “Bonvilston”, “Dinas Powys”, and “Peterston-super-Ely”  patrols.

Group commander of these Patrols was Lt. John Howard Bevan. Assist Group C/o 2 Lt. Norman Albert Richards.

Currently unknown.

Sgt. Emlyn Richard David       
Pte. John William Synan          
Pte. William Morris Gardiner 
Pte. Hewitt John Richards  
Pte. E Herman                    

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Unknown, but it is assumed that they had the standard weapons and explosives issued to all patrols.

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TNA WO199/3389, & data from CART researcher Stephen Lewins.

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