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TITLE
Location List of Sutherland Sub-Area
EXTERNAL ID
Z_GB1741_D592_5_36
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
DATE OF IMAGE
25 October 1940
PERIOD
1940s
SOURCE
Caithness Archive Centre
ASSET ID
6065
KEYWORDS
homeguard
sutherland sub-area
stand to
action stations
location list
Location List of Sutherland Sub-Area

Second page of document outlining procedure of distribution, and action to be taken, on the code words "STAND TO" and "ACTION STATIONS", sent by Captain, General Staff, Sutherland Sub-Area.

This page has twenty troops listed, their locations and telephone numbers. All were under the command of North Highland Area and Sutherland Sub-Area. The abbreviation A.M.P.C. stands for Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps. This Corps, later renamed simply the Pioneer Corps, comprised reservists employed to do labour work, usually in the fields of construction and engineering.

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Location List of Sutherland Sub-Area

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1940s

homeguard; sutherland sub-area; stand to; action stations; location list

Caithness Archive Centre

Home Guard/Civil Defence papers

Second page of document outlining procedure of distribution, and action to be taken, on the code words "STAND TO" and "ACTION STATIONS", sent by Captain, General Staff, Sutherland Sub-Area.<br /> <br /> This page has twenty troops listed, their locations and telephone numbers. All were under the command of North Highland Area and Sutherland Sub-Area. The abbreviation A.M.P.C. stands for Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps. This Corps, later renamed simply the Pioneer Corps, comprised reservists employed to do labour work, usually in the fields of construction and engineering.