Black Watch

Black Watch

The Black Watch, 3rd Battalion, Royal Regiment of Scotland (3 SCOTS) is an infantry battalion of the Royal Regiment of Scotland.

Prior to 28 March 2006, the Black Watch was an infantry regiment. The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) from 1931 to 2006, and The Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) from 1881 to 1931. Part of the Scottish Division, it was the senior regiment of Highlanders.

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Alistair Irwin - Military Career
... After university, Irwin was commissioned into the Black Watch as a second Lieutenant (on probation) on 10 August 1970 ... in command of the 1st Battalion, The Black Watch from 1983 to 1984 ... He was also appointed Commanding Officer of the 1st Battalion, Black Watch in 1985 ...
Bennett Smith
... in May 1877 to great fanfare, was the full rigged, 1318 ton Black Watch ... The Black Watch was wrecked on the craggy coast of Fair Isle on 19 September 1877, four months after she was launched in Nova Scotia on her maiden voyage ... Smith had closed his shipyard upon completion of the Black Watch, reportedly over a wage dispute with his employees ...
Battle Of Verrières Ridge - Historiography and Controversy
... The action of the Black Watch was most gallant but was tactically unsound in its detailed execution ... part of Major Phillip Griffin and the Black Watch" ... World War and devoted one of its three episodes to the Black Watch attack on Verrières Ridge ...
Black Watch - Gallery
... Black Watch South African Wars Memorial, Edinburgh Black Watch Memorial panel. ...
Minor Elves In Shannara - Minor Elves in The Elfstones of Shannara - The Black Watch
... Black Watch Shannara Association Intentions To protect the Gardens of Life and the Ellcrys ... First Appearance The Elfstones of Shannara The Black Watch are the protectors of the Gardens of Life and the magical tree that resides inside, the ...

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