Stornoway (Steornabhagh) 2 Patrol

Locality

Stornoway (Steornabhagh) is the main town in the Western Isles and administrative centre for the Outer Hebrides.

Patrol members
Name Occupation Posted from Until
Sergeant R. MacDonald Unknown Unknown
Private A. Smith Unknown 03 Dec 1944
Corporal W. Chalmers Unknown Unknown
Corporal Alexander MacLeod Unknown 03 Dec 1944
Private A. MacLean Unknown 03 Dec 1944
Private A. MacLean Unknown 03 Dec 1944
Private D. MacLeod Unknown Unknown
Private Alexander MacMaster

Gamekeeper

Unknown 03 Dec 1944
Private J. Matheson Unknown 03 Dec 1944
Private D. Taylor Unknown Unknown
Operational Base (OB)

The location of the OB is not known at this time but thought to be between Holm Farm and Holm Village, covering the Minch side of the Airfield.

OB Status
Location not known
Location

Stornoway (Steornabhagh) 2 Patrol

Training

Visiting Scout sections from Seaforths and Lovat Scouts conducted a ‘round robin’ type of training package for Patrols on the Outer Hebrides.

References

TNA ref WO199/3388

Hancock data held at B.R.A

David Blair

Stornoway Historical Society