A relic of Omderman 1898..?

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A relic of Omderman 1898..?

Postby Noman » 08 Jun 2015 12:54

Years ago :wink: I wont say how long since I cant remember :oops: -our local High School {US} was given a Scottish Bagpiper demenstration. Reportably the pipes he played were relic of the Battle of Omdurman 2 Sept 1898.
What Highland regiments would have carried the pipes at that battle?
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Re: A relic of Omderman 1898..?

Postby Philip Wilson » 08 Jun 2015 16:04

1st Battalion Seaforth Highlanders, 1st Battalion (Queen's Own) Cameron Highlanders.

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Re: A relic of Omderman 1898..?

Postby Noman » 09 Jun 2015 14:56

Thanks for info!
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