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    Cutting from a 19thc paper. Penninsular War period?

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    Pencil mark on reverse says Kirk Berkly 7th, but can find no officer of this name?

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    Thanks for the above info Derek.

    3rd Militia Bn 1890s.

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    Cutting with Crimean officers. Note the sporran of the officer on the left see my post no 1496.

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    Large press photograph by Newspaper Illustrations Ltd.
    Shows the 1st Bn marching through a French town Pipe Major George Thom in front rank.
    Undated but towards the end of the War there are some weary faces there.
    My thanks once again to Alistair for identification.


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    This cutting was attached to the above photo.

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    Have posted this card some time ago, the officer in the center is A/Cpt Colquhoun but who are the two other officers/

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    Lt Fredrick Kinloch Anderson T/4/RH.
    KIA Battle of Loos 25/9/15, he had only been in France eight weeks.
    Buried Pont De Hem Cemetery.

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    Cpt Walter Kinloch Anderson T/5/RH.
    Brother of the above, transfered to T/6/RH in April 1918 KIA 22/7/18 at Bois-De-Courton.
    He was shot through the head whilst rising up to lead his men forward.

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