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The Black Watch
The Black Watch
(Men-at-arms S.)

Black Watch: The Record of an
Historic...
Regiment.

History of the
Black Watch in
the Great...
War.

Highland Regiment (2nd Battalion the... Black Watch in Mesopotamia.

The Black Watch (Royal Highland...) (the 42nd Regiment of Foot) (Famous regiments)

Black Watch: History of the Royal... Regiment.


The Black Watch

Black Watch

Black Watch. The Black Watch Regimental Archives contain many thousands of photographs graphically illustrating the history of this famous Highland regiment since the first images were recorded some 150 years ago. Over two hundred of these pictures have been selected for this volume to represent different aspects of regimental life both home and abroad, in peace and at war. From the days when the infantry still practised forming squares to the hand over of Hong Kong, the last significant remnant of the Empire, in 1997, this collection provides a fascinating insight into the activities of the Regiment. Naturally, many of the Regiment's great heroes and characters appear in these pictures but so do many other famous people, members of the royal family, Presidents of the United States of America and other heads of state. The collection of photographs also covers the Territorial battalions of the Black Watch from their early days as Rifle Volunteers through the two World Wars during which they won such renown for the Regiment.

Black Watch Officer

Off the Record: Life and Letters of a... Black Watch Officer. Drawing on his letters to his wife, Lady Jean, and to and from other members of his family and friends, David Rose provides a good-humoured account of his service with the Black Watch.

Royal Highland Regiment The Black Watch

Royal Highland Regiment: The Black... Watch, Formerly 42nd and 73rd Foot.Medal Roll.1801-1911.

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