The Auxilary Units were set up during WW2 to fight off the hun - if they invaded.
When they were disbanded - late in '44, the 'members' were told that as they were secret units there'd be no medals or recognition.
Luckily, people talk and so various websites have been set up, and books written, to get to the truth.
I use this road quite often, but usually from Corfe, so I could have gone passed it quite often without noticing it, but today I was going t'other way.
The flickr, and tiny links are a photo of a memorial stone that's been erected to the 'Creech Bottom Seven'. The warlinks link is info about Auxilary Units.
Coming passed to East Creech today I saw this
Locals in an Auxilary Unit. These are news to me, but there's plenty of stuff on the good old idiotweb eg
Would anyone know of any local connection?
The Memorial isn't on Google Streetview, so it hasn't been there long.
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