PUBLISHED: 07:00 22 April 2017 | UPDATED: 10:08 22 April 2017

An auxiliary unit on patrol in Hampshire

An auxiliary unit on patrol in Hampshire


The names of the local men in the Auxiliary Units: Sidbury - OB thought to be on in Whitecross/East Hill Strip area. As yet not recorded.

Sgt Frank Luxton - Sidbury Manor

Corp Fred Cordey - Cotford Road, Richard Luton - Sidbury Manor, Sid King - Vine Cottage, Ernest Hull - Oak Bridge

Walter Hutchings - Burscombe, Derrick Hall - Joined RN 1943

George Cole - trans to HG 1943

Horace Coles - trans to HG 1944.

Bovey (near Beer) - OB either Bovey Down or Morganhayes Cover. Both known locations.

Sgt Leonard Pike - Bovey Barton

Eddie Pike - Bovey Barton

H Pike - Bovey Barton. Walter “Jack” Denslow - Bovey Cottage

Charlie Denslow - Bovey Cottage.

Known Auxiliers (not allocated to specific patrols) - Sgt Fred Bastone - Gravil Cottage, Beer

Sgt Albert Wakley - The Stores, Whitford

Sgt Samuel Quick - Cuthayes Farm

Axminster or Moorcox Farm, Wilmington

Sgt Norman Bartlett - Meadow Brook, Seaton

Corp Ronald Churchill - Little Farm, Southleigh

Cecil Millman - Borcombe, Southleigh

Richard Iles - Stockham Farm, Colyton

Reginald Littley - C/o Mrs Passmore, Fore St, Colyton

Geoffrey Gibbins - South St, Colyton

Lawrence Littley - Coly Vale, Colyton

William Quick - Colcombe Cottage, Colyton

Robert Summers - Road Green Farm, Colyton

Arthur Broom - Lexhayne, Colyton

Arthur Hallett - Cadhayne Farm, Colyton

Harold Cligg - Harepath Farm, Seaton

W Hutchings - The Bungalow, Seaton

Edward Sexton - Post Office Cottage, Colyford

Cyril Freeth - Lower Road, Uplyme

Reg Quick - Woodcombe Farm, Uplyme.

Francis Hutchings - Woolcombe Cottage, Uplyme

L H Austin - Pound Cottage, Uplyme

L Rocket - Pasey Cottage, Whitford

H Baker - Council Houses, Whitford

Tom White - Council Houses, Whitford

William Chaplin - The Rectory Cottage, Wilmington

Corp Edgar Mitchell - Haye Cottage, Musbury

Arthur Warren - Higher Buckland Farm, Musbury

George Seward - Trans to 19th HG

George Voysey - New House, Musbury

Frank Strawbridge - Paynes Place, Axminster

Richard Banfield - Parrick, Hawkchurch

John Trott - Wyld Court, Hawkchurch

Andrew Perring - Quarry Fields, Membury

Reginald Wraxall - joined HM forces 1943


Captain Leonard G Howes - Rhode House, Colyford

Captain Sidney B “Woody” Woods - The Breckes, Seaton

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