Harcourt, Area 18

Special Duties Personnel
Role Name Posted from Until
Area Signals Section Signalman Jack Millie Jun 1942 1943
Area Officer Royal Signals Lieutenant Joseph Harold Fletcher 1943 1943
Area Officer Royal Signals Lieutenant Roy Russell 1943 20 Jul 1944
Area Officer Royal Signals Lieutenant Charles Noel Peirce Weatherhead 25 Oct 1943 08 Sep 1944
Area Officer Royal Signals Lieutenant David Wemyss 1942 Unknown
Royal Signals Support Signalman Baker Unknown 08 Sep 1944

This Network was supported by The Royal Signals of Area 18.

The National Archives holds a memorandum dated 30 March 1942 which states; " The C-in-C has decided that the organisation of the wireless installations for the intelligence side of Auxiliary Units should be expanded to, inclusive, Montrose, and should also include the South Wales and North Somerset areas".

Map of Station locations

Blorenge Instation

Bridgend Outstation

Coed-y-Caerau Outstation

Llantilio Crossenny Church Suboutstation

Newport Golf Club House Outstation

Rudry Suboutstation

West Cardiff Outstation

Whitelye Outstation

Network Station locations
Harcourt 0 - Blorenge Instation
Harcourt 1 - Whitelye Outstation
Harcourt 2 - Coed-y-Caerau Outstation
Harcourt 3A - Rudry Suboutstation
Harcourt 4 - West Cardiff Outstation
Harcourt 5 - Bridgend Outstation

TNA ref WO199/1194

Jones Map