Beverley North Patrol
The Beverley North Patrol belonged to No 7 Group. The Group consisted of the Beverley North and South and Walkington Patrols. Captain Cyril Carrington (b.03.12.1899) of Beverley was a leather Sales Manager with the local tannery of WM Hodgson. He was also Group Commander of the East Riding Southern Area. The Group Sgt Clerk was Sgt Herbert Gillyon a leather worker at the same Tannery (b.25.02.1906). The Intelligence Officer was a Captain Leigh-Lye.
Patrol Members from the Nominal Roll
Sgt Charles Wright Tannery Foreman 14/07/1908
Cpl William Smith Baker 21/09/1903
Pte Horace Lenton Baker 04/01/1913
Pte George A Higgins Valuer 14/02/1901
Pte Charles P Sykes Transport Manager 04/02/1901
Pte Percy Padget Plater-Ship Building 04/09/1920
The OB was built into the face of a Chalk Quarry on the site of the Victoria Road Morrisons. It was of Nissen Type construction with a concrete culvert escape tunnel.