Borderers, With sadness and regret we inform you of the death of Marshall 'Marsh' Graham who served in the 1st Battalion in Malaya and sadly died on 14th May just after midnight. Marsh was a stalwart of 'Borderers at the Cenotaph' and 'The Malaya Veterans Reunion'. His funeral is being held on Monday, 21st May at Borders Crematorium, [...]
Borderers, The CAMERONIANS (SCOTTISH RIFLES) was formed in one day, 14 May 1689, 'without beat of drum'. They mustered on the holm, on the banks of the Douglas Water in South Lanarkshire. Their first Commanding Officer was William Cleland whilst their Colonel was the 19 year old Earl of Angus, son of the Marquis of Douglas. The Earl's [...]
Borderers, The funeral arrangements for Corporal David (Huggy) Hughes are announced: Wednesday 9th of May. Service in the Trinity Church of Stranraer at 11.00am and thereafter to the Glebe Cemetery. Followed by refreshments in the Railway Inn. Family flowers only please. "Always a Borderer"
Borderers, With sadness and regret we inform you of the death of Corporal David (Huggy) Hughes who died peacefully at home in Stranraer aged 60 years. Huggy served in 1KOSB for 12 years, his last post being Armskote Storeman with B Coy in Colchester and Berlin. Funeral details will follow once known but probably 9 May in Stranraer. "Always [...]
Borderers, Notification from the Northern Ireland Veterans' Association. Northern Ireland Veterans' Association Service of Remembrance National Memorial Arboretum 11.30am Saturday 8th September 2018 This year’s service will be held at 11.30am on Saturday 8th September 2018 at the National Memorial Arboretum, Alrewas, Staffordshire. The service will commemorate and remember all those who lost their lives in service of the Crown as [...]