Highlander313 wrote:Thanks again, apparently the Inverness highland archive centre may have some, I have also submitted a research request through the Highlanders Museum this evening so hopefully they have some more information which can help me identify him and other family members in the archives and records.
Highlander313 wrote:I Hadn't realised they were that detached from the regular army, however the request I made for research from the museum was maybe not such a waste as it was as much for information on other family members from the territorial force and those who served during both world wars.
That may give me some other stuff to keep me going until I get a chance to visit the Highland Archives/libraries.
Highlander313 wrote:I did a bit of reading up on the various civilian volunteer groups since and understand the set up a little better.
I just assumed it was similar to current reserve structures.
I reckon I may have the right records for him now though, those being in the records for 2nd Battalion Railway Pioneer Regiment no 1329 during the 2nd Boer war.
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