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Armed Forces

 
Cross section of Forces personnel who visited Glen Cottage
Taken from remaining visitors’ books
 
 
 
THE ARMY
 
29th Regiment (75 Regiment Anti Tank) Yealmpton
314 Company Royal Engineers Kent
3rd and 4th Searchlight Battalion
A/70 CATC Royal Citadel, Plymouth
C/70 CATC Plymstock
Auxiliary Territorial Service
    546 Battery,
    462 (Yorkshire),
    561,
    549,
    480 (Essex),
    29 S/L Regiment,
    545,
    314,
    46 RHQ,
    236,
    383,
    236 Training
B Company, Seaforths of Canada (Vancouver)
Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), Hamilton
D Company 5th Glosters and 2nd Glosters
King’s Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster) 4th Foot
League of Nations Gun Team
Royal Army Dental Corps
Royal Army Medical Corps, No 19 Company
Royal Army Service Corps 191 AA (MT) Company
Royal Artillery – 82nd Signal Regiment, 157 Devonshire Regiment, 525 Bty, 528 Bty, 441 HAA Bty, 314th SL Bty, 468 Bty OFC
Royal East Kent Regiment, 7th Battalion The Buffs
Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
Royal Military Band Musicians
Royal Regiment of Artillery - 480 HMAA
Royal Scots Guards 4th and 5th Divs
Royal Tank Regiment 4th SS Bn
Stoke Point Signal Station
US Army 70th Tank Regiment
Wembury Coastal Defence Station, Wembury
Wiltshire Regiment 30th Batt Duke of Edinburgh’s 99th Foot
 
 

THE NAVY

Fleet Air Arm
HMS Wallace, HMS Doon, HMS Raleigh, HMS Valiant (‘gone’), HMS Venomous, HMS Pathfinder, HMS Bangor, HMS Illustrious, HMS Brockleby, HMS Edinburgh, HMS Javelin, HMS Enfield and HMS Hitchin (Corvettes), HMS Ensay, HMS Onslow (‘killed’), HMS Rockwood, HMS Hermione, HMS Trene, HMS Rodney, HMS Glendower, HMS Duke of York, HMS Furious, HMS Biter, HMS Brontosaurus, HMS Tartar, HMS Hussar, HMS Seymour, HMS Hart (sub-killer), HMS Ripley, HMS Imperieuse, HMS Walker, HMS Boscawen, HMS Foliot, HMS Ulster Queen, HMS Alderley, HMS Eskimo, HMS Norfolk, HMS Wheatland, HMS Revenge, HMS Palomares, HMS Tynedale, HMS Newport, HMS Hastings, HMS Lewes, HMS Bude, HMS Avonvale, HMS Viscount
NZFIN – New Zealand Fiji Islands
Polish Navy
Royal Australian Navy - HM Australian Ships, Australia and Nestor
Royal Canadian Navy, RCNVR
Royal Marines
Royal Naval Barracks, Mount Batten
Royal Naval Commandoes on Raiding Parties
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Royal Navy ‘Writers’
Royal New Zealand Navy – RNZS Inchkeith and Achilles
SBPO (RM)
South African Navy
SQMS Harwich ‘returned after 2 years absence’ - RLC
US Naval Reserve
US Navy –across the US
 
 
 
THE MERCHANT NAVY
 
 
 
THE ROYAL AIR FORCE
 
Balloon Squadrons 984, 937 (Northumbria), 955 (WSM), 964 (Port Talbot), 934 (Devon)
Bomber Command No 10 Squadron – Brize Norton, 984, 964, 934, 937, 955
Collaton Cross (no 13 Balloon Centre)
Collaton Cross Guard Room
Medical Staff
No 1 Mobile Flight (Balloons)
RAF Mobile Crew
RAF Odiham
Heybrook Camp, Netton, Saltash 
RAF SP, Bournemouth
Royal Balloon Barrage
 
 
 
WAAF (WOMEN'S AUXILIARY AIR FORCE)
 
 
 
 
ROYAL AUXILIARY AIR FORCE (RAuxAF / AAF)
 
No. 13 Balloon Centre, Collaton Cross (barrage ballons)
 
 
FLINTSHIRE CONSTABULARY
 
 
 
SOUTH HAMS WEST BOROUGH POLICE
 
 
 
NAAFI (NAVY, ARMY & AIR FORCE INSTITUTES)
 
Collaton Cross and Netton
 
If you think your relative could have visited Glen Cottage, then please contact Lynda with their name and service details and she will check through all her information.