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SERGEANT MARK MUIR

2021-11-15T10:08:56+00:00November 15th, 2021|Events|

Borderers, it is with great sadness that we notify you of the passing of SERGEANT MARK MUIR on Thursday 11 November 2021 The "Hoolit" as he affectionately known as served 1971 - 1993 in B Coy, C Coy, Mortar Pl and the Medical centre. His funeral will be held at DUNDEE CREMATORIUM DD3 8SD  on [...]

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CHRISTMAS CARDS 2021

2021-11-09T17:00:40+00:00November 9th, 2021|Events|

Borderers, Regimental Christmas cards are available from RHQ, there are two versions- Regimental crest and a snowy barracks scene ( see att photos). Costs are £1.50 each p&p will be added depending on size. Orders can be placed at RHQ on secretary@kosb.co.uk or 01289 331811. They will also be available for sale at the AGM [...]

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GUY FAWKES BATTLE 4-5 NOV 1951

2021-11-04T08:56:40+00:00November 4th, 2021|Events|

Borderers, on this day 70 years ago the men of 1 KOSB would be engaged in one of the fiercest battles of the KOREAN WAR. Please click on link below for a short account of the battle. The Guy Fawkes Battle-4-5 Nov 1951

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PRIVATE PHILIP KAY

2021-11-01T09:47:35+00:00November 1st, 2021|Events|

Borderers, It is with great sadness that we notify of the passing of PRIVATE PHILIP KAY on 5th October 2021. Phil originally joined the RSF in 1957 and transferred to KOSB soon after completing his National service in 1959. His funeral will be held at 1445hrs on 1st Nov 2021 at The Carelton Crematorium Blackpool [...]

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1 SCOTS CELEBRATION AND RE-DESIGNATION DAY 30 NOV

2021-10-22T14:17:07+01:00October 22nd, 2021|Events|

Borderers, On 30 November 1 SCOTS will be holding a celebration and re-designation parade at Palace Barracks in Belfast. This will mark their change to becoming a Ranger Bn. The KOSB Association have been given 5 spaces to attend, any Borderer who is interested should forward their name and address to the Association EXO in [...]

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